Categories: Facilities

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In-Person Class FAQ

  (updated 1/12/2022) Pleas register for spring semester. Beginning this week, under-enrolled sections are being cancelled.   ARH is offering in-person classes for the Spring 2022 semester. Called OS+ sections, in-person and remote students will learn together, but all faculty teaching in OS+ sections will be physically present in the classroom. All ARH classes will…

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Using Onsite Facilities Fall 2021

Using Onsite Facilities Fall 2021   During the Pandemic, the ARH woodshop and studio spaces have been moved to 1849 Washington. Drafting desks, shop access, tool checkouts are some of the resources available but require reservations in advance. More information is available at ARH-Facilities-Information-VERSION-3 FALL 2021 Questions should be directed to Dale Beevers, Senior Director…

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Remote Computer Lab

Remote Computer Access   All ARH students, both in online and virtual sections, can remotely access the computing power and the software of the school computers. Fee: $300 for the Fall 2021 Semester   A virtual remote lab is available to all students through Teradici. Students can use their personal computer to harness all the…

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Remote Laser Cutting & 3D Printing

Remote Laser Cutting & 3D Printing for Spring 2021   We are excited to announce that remote laser cutting and 3D printing is available! Submit your digital files via email to the fabrication shops at 1849 Washington and pick up in person OR pay for shipping to have the pieces mailed to you. Shipping is…

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Using Onsite Facilities in Spring 2021

  Dear Students, During the Pandemic the University has concentrated all onsite woodshop and studio facilities at 1849 Washington (“The Warehouse” - please see below plan for the location of the entrance gate). This link leads to a menu of opportunities and course fees for using these onsite Facilities. To sign up for the resources…

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Shop Orientation and Safety

Dear ARH Students,   Welcome to the fabrication shop at 1849 Washington!   To view shop policies and safety rules, please read Basic Shop Proficiency Guide-- 2020 Afterwards you will need to complete a safety quiz and submit a usage agreement before you can reserve time to work on shop machinery. Links to the quiz and…

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Spring 2021 Housing Short Stay Program

Spring 2021 Housing Short Stay Program   • Flexible housing rates • Available for the months of March, April, or May (can do all three if they chose to) • Application would be setup in StarRez (Housing system) • $1475/month, $75 deposit. No cancellation fees/charges (if they are a no-show, charges are reversed) • Student…

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Online Research Database JSTOR

JSTOR is a research database that offers full text scholarly journals covering a wide range of arts, architecture, music, humanities, sciences, and social sciences.   1. Go to the AAU Library site: http://library.academyart.edu/   2. Go to the "Online Articles & Databases" link, then select JSTOR. There are many other good options in this menu,…

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Wood Shop

WOOD SHOP   Our fully equipped wood-shop facilities include a full array of hand tools, table saws, drill presses, and a host of other tools. The shop is staffed by qualified shop technicians that support students in realizing a wide array of projects: from an intricate architectural model, to a custom furniture piece, or even…

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Robotic Laboratory

ROBOTICS LABORATORY   Our newly established robotics lab is exploring emerging methods of representation and fabrication within architecture and design. As robot technology is rapidly advancing within architecture practice we conduct hands-on research tied to the profession and potential building applications.

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Open Studio Spaces

OPEN STUDIO SPACES   Both online and onsite studio environments in the architecture programs encourage public and transparent dialogue between students and faculty. Onsite students see quickly that the environment is one of open studio “classrooms” and presentation spaces. Online, students are engaged in discussion and activities through the online platform as well as social…

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Metal Shop

METAL SHOP   The metal shop expands students opportunities to realize their projects and explore the potentials of different material expression and technique. Students can learn a variety of metal fabrication processes.

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Large Atrium Space

ATRIUM The large open atrium is literally the heart of our school, it is here where we conduct events, public lectures, and presentations of student work.

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Brannan Cafe

BRANNAN CAFE Our cafe is located on the ground level of our 601 Brannan building. Huge roll-up doors let natural daylight in, and students gather around throughout the day for a break from studio, to meet with friends, or for time alone.

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Digital Fabrication

DIGITAL FABRICATION   Advanced digital fabrication equipment including laser cutters, 3D printers CNC routers among many others are deeply embedded into our curriculum. Students learn to use these tools and apply them into their design process.