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Illinois School of Architecture Spring 2023 Lecture Series: Climate Fictions: Chris T. Cornelius

The Illinois School of Architecture Spring 2023 Lecture Series theme is "Climate Fictions".

Chris T. Cornelius


Chris T. Cornelius - Associate Professor, University of New Mexico - "My House Has Feathers"

Chris Cornelius is a citizen of the Oneida Nation of Wisconsin. He is Professor and Chair of the Department of Architecture at the University of New Mexico. He is the founding principal of studio:indigenous.

Chris is the recipient of numerous awards and honors. Including the inaugural Miller Prize from Exhibit Columbus, a 2018 and 2022 Architect’s Newspaper Best of Design Award, and an Artist residency from the National Museum of the American Indian. Chris has been exhibited widely including the 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale. Cornelius was the Spring 2021, Louis I. Kahn Visiting Assistant Professor at Yale University.
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Illinois School of Architecture | Spring 2023 Lecture

April 12, 2023

Wednesday, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

In-Person (Room 134 TBH Plym Auditorium) and via Zoom (Register for Zoom in advance here)

Recording coming soon!