Categories: Travel/Excursions/Study Abroad

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Community Design Trip!

Sameena Sitabkhan takes Community Design to Bosnia Herzegovina November 8, 2019 Sameena Sitabkhan, full-time undergraduate faculty member was recently invited through the US State Dept Arts Envoy program to conduct two design workshops for high school students in Bosnia and Herzegovina in the Balkans. The workshops aimed to show how design can be a tool…

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Study Abroad Book 2017

Study Abroad Book 2017 The study abroad program at the AAU School of Architecture is an intensive course that explores canonical works of contemporary built architecture within a certain region. The concepts that underline these works from the big idea to the smallest detail as well as their larger role in recent architectural discourse will…

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San Francisco

San Francisco Summer 2015 Europe Studies Abroad GSA Federal Building, San Francisco Field Trip

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Chicago Summer 2018 Field Trip

Chicago Summer 2018 Field Trip Come join AAU in Chicago this summer, to tour one of the world's great architectural cities! If you have always wanted to visit the city and see some of its famous buildings, this is the perfect opportunity to do so. The trip will take place from August 23 to 26;…

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Study Abroad 2018

Summer 2018 Study Abroad Program By Alex Bocknek   The School of Architecture (ARH) is gearing up for the Summer 2018 edition of its annual Study Abroad Program. ARH Graduate Director Mark Mueckenheim runs the program, which takes students on a tour of renowned contemporary buildings and architectural firms across Europe (last year students visited…

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New York 2014

B.Arch. Students Travel to NYC   The Academy of Art University Bachelor of Architecture program conducted a trip to New York City from Sept 18-22, 2013 for 23 students enrolled in ARH 310 – 3rd year design BArch studio, to study architectural and urban issues in the Big Apple.  This semester’s project site is in NYC…

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Study Abroad Book 2016

Study Abroad Book 2016 The study abroad program at the AAU School of Architecture is an intensive course that explores canonical works of contemporary built architecture within a certain region. The concepts that underline these works from the big idea to the smallest detail as well as their larger role in recent architectural discourse will…

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Study Abroad in Florence, Summer 2018

Summer 2018 Study Abroad in Florence

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Study Abroad 2015

Study Abroad Program 2015   Join our new Study Abroad program. Come with us to Europe and experience an amazing selection of world class buildings in France, The Netherlands, Germany and Belgium. We will travel from July 20th – August 4th 2015. Travel component is organized by the Academy for International Education | Bonn, Germany…

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Study Abroad 2017

Study Abroad 2017   The Study Abroad Course 2017 will be super exciting, it will take us to London, Kopenhagen and Berlin three major capitals in Europe which are architectural hotspots that have many world class contemporary buildings from world famous as well as still unknown architects. Seeing these masterpieces in the flesh and experiencing…

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ARH New York City Fall 2017 Trip

ARH New York City Fall 2017 Trip Architecture students from ARH 310 online and onsite studio met in New York City to research their project site on the New York Highline. Lead by Architecture faculty Carol Buhrmann and Jason Austin, the students visited the offices of Diller Scofidio + Renfro, toured the High Line with…

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Study Abroad Program

Our Contemporary Architecture Study Abroad Course is a one of a kind multi stop field trip that visits and studies many outstanding contemporary buildings, urban centers, outdoor spaces, plazas and parks...

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Study Abroad in Florence 2016

Study Abroad in Florence 2016 Architecture students joined other Academy of Art Students in Florence, Italy, for eight weeks of Italian living and learning. The “Art & Architecture of Renaissance Florence” course gave students access to the most important paintings, sculptures, and buildings of the 15th and 16th centuries in Florence.

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Undergrad ARH students visit Hetch Hetchy Reservoir in Yosemite

Undergrad ARH students visit Hetch Hetchy Reservoir in Yosemite AIAS members and the ARH 430 Sustainable Strategies class collaborated on the opportunity to tour the Hetchy Hetchy Reservoir with Paula Kehoe, Regional Water Manager from the SF Public Utilities Commission. It was a magnificent day that included perfect weather, stunning scenery and a continuing flow…

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Study Abroad 2016

Study Abroad 2016   This summer, we have launched our new study abroad program that took seven students on a journey through four countries in central Europe visiting around 100 seminal buildings from well known architects. We would like to launch a similar program next year. The study abroad 2016 will take us trough southern…

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Study Abroad in Florence, Italy During Summer 2016!

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B.Arch. field trip to the new LinkedIn Tower

B.Arch. field trip to the new LinkedIn Tower   4th year B Arch students took a field trip to the LinkedIn Tower at 222 2nd Street. The direct experience of visiting the construction site was incredibly helpful on many levels – understanding of scale, integration and coordination among building systems, constructability and sequence. The presentation…

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BArch students from ARH 310 Studio 5 travel to New York City

BArch students from ARH 310 Studio 5 travel to New York City The Academy of Art University Bachelor of Architecture program conducted a trip to New York City from Sept 18-22, 2013 for 23 students enrolled in ARH 310 – 3rd year design BArch studio, to study architectural and urban issues in the Big Apple. …