College of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture

Marcel Breuer’s Wassily Chair is a reproduction of the 1925 original. Inspired by the ergonomic principles of the bicycle, Breuer was the first to use tubular steel to make furniture.
Oct. 7, 2019
An interdisciplinary University of Arizona Museum of Art exhibition and lectures examine the long-standing legacy and influence of a German art school.
Sept. 5, 2019
Many of a community's built environment factors, such as housing age and density, vegetated land cover and lot size, are tied to how much water single-family residences use.
July 31, 2019
New University of Arizona research suggests the key to getting more people to use public greenspaces may be making access to them easier and safer.
UPC faculty, staff and students show Wilbur and Wilma around the UA Lima at UPC campus.
June 19, 2019
Launching in the fall as the first UA location in South America, UA Lima at La Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas offers the largest selection of dual degrees of any micro-campus.
May 13, 2019
Range management specialists at the UA will work closely with staff members at the Alpi Cozie Natural Parks, which will also be the site of a study abroad program for students this summer.
"Kate mapped where the rising sea water was projected, and then she took all that land and floated it out. Obviously at first she didn't think she would end up with this floating community, but she was doing different mapping exercises of the area, just getting to know San Francisco. Finding old maps of where the water was under the surface of the city was part of her process," associate professor Susannah Dickinson said.
April 3, 2019
A UA undergraduate architecture studio was honored as one of the best examples of architectural investigation taking place in colleges and universities today.
Since 2007, several international organizations have helped recover more than 8,000 artifacts looted from the National Museum of Afghanistan. Through a unique partnership, the UA is teaching Afghani students how to fight back against illegal trafficking of cultural property. (Photo: Ninaras CC BY 4.0)
April 3, 2019
Students in Afghanistan attended an online UA class developed to raise their awareness of illicit trafficking and help them protect important cultural artifacts.
Jennifer Moscato said the Underwood Family Sonoran Landscape Laboratory was a significant source of inspiration for her team's 2018 Liba Wheat Memorial-award-winning project. (Photo: Bob Demers/UANews)
March 27, 2019
In "Building a Changing World," the UA College of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture's studies of the built environment include how future urban design and planning projects must work hand in hand with surrounding natural environments.
As part of a transportation planning class at the UA, Landgrave-Serrano and her classmates hit the streets of Tucson to practice "tactical urbanism."
Feb. 20, 2019
Monica Landgrave-Serrano, a graduate student in the UA College of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture, believes in the social and economic power of urban planning.

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