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Stuckeman School Lecture Lineup

global. dynamic. inspiring.

The Stuckeman School welcomes dynamic, thought-provoking professionals, educators, builders, and artists from the fields of architecture, landscape architecture, and graphic design throughout the academic year. We house exhibits showcasing spectacular projects and bodies of work that challenge us to achieve more than just the obvious or adequate. Our guest lecturers and exhibitors come from around the world, and span disciplines and approaches to reveal new ideas and technologies, provide professional focus, and inspire.

Jack Dangermond giving a lecture

2020–21 virtual lectures + exhibits lineup

Spring 2021

  • Pablo Castro (Obra Architects), “Obra’s Journal of Indulgences” View
    1/27/2021 | 6:00pm | Architecture
  • Dayton Schroeter & Julian Arrington (SmithGroup), “Society’s Cage: The Shape of Institutional Racism” View
    2/3/2021 | 6:00pm | Landscape Architecture & College of Arts and Architecture
  • Design Army, “The Art of Design”
    2/5/2021 | 1:30pm | Graphic Design
  • Lois Weinthal, “Elastic Poche” View
    2/10/21 | 6:00pm | Architecture
  • Laurie Olin, “Landscape Design and the Open Society” View
    2/24/21 | 6:00pm | Landscape Architecture, Bracken Fellow Lecture
  • Local Office Landscape & Urban Design View
    3/17/21 | 6:00pm | Landscape Architecture, Bracken Lecture
  • Giorgia Lupi, “The Human Side of Data” View
    3/19/2021 | 1:30pm | Graphic Design
  • The Black Reconstruction Collective, “Black Joy”
    3/24/2021 | 6:00pm | Architecture

Fall 2020

  • Pia Simmendinger View | 8/25/20 | 3:30pm
    Architecture, Corbelletti Competition
  • Juanca Cristaldo View | 9/9/20 | 6:00pm
    Landscape Architecture, Bracken Lecture
  • Meredith Davis | 9/11/2020 | 1:30pm
    Graphic Design
  • Molly Oberholtzer View |10/2/2020 | 1:30pm
    Graphic Design
  • Jenny Sabin View | 10/21/20 | 6:00pm
    Architecture
  • Mark Jarzombek View | 10/28/20 | 6:00pm
    Architecture
  • Cem S. Kayatekin View | 11/11/20 | 6:00pm
    Architecture, Kossman Lecture
  • Lukas Fúster View | 11/18/20 | 6:00pm
    Architecture
  • Victoria Gerson View | 11/20/2020 | 1:30pm
    Graphic Design

Attending an event

All lectures and events are free and open to the public. For the 2020-21 academic year, all lectures will be live-streamed and posted on the Stuckeman School YouTube channel. Pre-registration for each lecture is required.

Once on-site events resume, all lectures take place in the Stuckeman Family Building Jury Space. Exhibits are housed in the school’s Willard Rouse Gallery.

The Stuckeman School encourages qualified persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact Jamie Behers at jlf47@psu.edu in advance of your participation or visit.

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Past Lectures + Exhibits

2019–20 Lectures

  • Dongsei Kim
  • Jack Dangermond
  • The Heads of State
  • Studio Sumo
  • Sara Zewde
  • KAUH
  • Gabe Kean
  • Dream the Combine

2019–20 Exhibits

  • The Heads of State

2018–19 Lectures

  • Hugo Dworzak
  • Ben Austen
  • Ina Saltz
  • Emily McCoy
  • Julian Raxworthy
  • Marc Treib
  • Ryan Bollom
  • Keisuke Oka
  • Phil Choo
  • Brad Cloepfil
  • Robert Reed: Ingrid Schaffner+Clint Jukkala
  • Craig Buckley
  • Ceci Johnson
  • Liat Margolis
  • Larry Gorenflo

2018–19 Exhibits

  • Ina Saltz – Typographic Tattoos
  • Keisuke Oka – “Arimasuton-Biru”
  • Robert Reed
  • Liat Margolis

2017–18

  • Art Chantry
  • Frank Baseman
  • DUST (C. Hayes + J. Robles)
  • Paul Karasik
  • E+D Symposium // Ecology and Design Collaborative
  • Luba Lukova
  • Roger Duffy
  • Hadas Steiner
  • Stefanie Pender
  • Georgios Artopolous
  • Ruchira Gupta
  • Grace Cheung
  • Elaine Molinar
  • Ken Smith, 2017-18 Bracken Fellow

2016–17

  • Mike Webb, Corbelletti Competition
  • Michael Fox
  • Peggy Deamer, Kossman Lecturer
  • Richard T.T. Forman, Bracken Fellow
  • David Gouverneur
  • Jason Lutes
  • “City, Energy, Information” Symposium
  • Peter Cook
  • Martha Thorne
  • Shannon Nichol, Bracken Lecturer
  • karlssonwilker

2015–16

  • Peter Eisenman
  • Todd Kohli
  • Paul Karasik
  • Maria Hurtado de Mendoza, estudio.entresitio, Kossman Competition Juror
  • Mark Focht, University Alumni Fellow
  • Amale Andraos & Dan Wood
  • Tim Beatley, Bracken Fellow
  • Giorgia Aquilar, A.E. Bye Fellow
  • David Cunningham
  • James Kruhly
  • Pezo von Ellrichshausen
  • Christy Ten Eyck, Bracken Lecturer
  • Chaz Maviyane-Davies
  • Thomas Knüvener & Johannes Böttger, Bracken Lecturers
  • Skylar Tibbits, SCDC Lecturer
  • Martino Stierli
  • Nader Tehrani, NCMA Lecturer

graphic of spring season
Apr 22 - 25

"The Last Five Years" by Jason Robert Brown

Virtual
“The Last Five Years,” by Jason Robert Brown, directed by Jennifer Delac, and music directed by Jordon Cunningham, April 22–25, 7:30 p.m. EDT at www.showtix4u.com.

Events

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'Moving Forward' Spring Dance Concert

Virtual
graphic of spring season
Apr 30 - May 31

PSCS Virtual spring dance concert, Moving Forward, with choreography by Michele Dunleavy, A. Kikora Franklin, Tyler McKenzie, and Rebecca Maciejczyk, premiering Friday, April 30, 7:30


2021 Architecture & Landscape Architecture Summer Camp

Zoom
High school summer camp students.
Jul 12 - 15

The Penn State Architecture and Landscape Architecture Summer Camp offers high school students the opportunity to immerse themselves in the kinds of activities that take


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