The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) and the University of Chicago (UChicago) have been selected by the U.S. Department of State to serve as commissioners of the United States Pavilion at the 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale.
In the 2017-2018 academic year, the University of Chicago, in partnership with UChicago Arts and UChicago Urban, will host a Mellon Foundation Sawyer Seminar on Urban Art and Urban Form.
From the first campus plan to the most recent contemporary tower, the architecture at the University of Chicago has been conceived by some of the most forward-thinking and well-respected designers in the world.
The Chicago Architecture Biennial is North America's largest international survey of contemporary architecture. Learn about UChicago’s involvement in the Biennial this year.
Diverse programs for the study of the history and theory of art.
This website is devoted to the study of urbanism at the University of Chicago. It includes course materials, research projects, and resources relevant to the built environment.
The minor in architectural studies combines course work in Art History, which equips students to analyze the form and changing history of the built environment in diverse cultures, places, and times, with up to three courses on architectural or urban topics offered in any department.