Chicago Architect Lucien Lagrange Joins Lessard Design – Architect Magazine

Chicago-based architect Lucien Lagrange, AIA, has bounced to a new firm. Lagrange, 73, recently announced his partnership with Washington, D.C.–based design studio Lessard Design. The decision to create the Lucien Lagrange Studio of Lessard Design, a branded studio within the firm, was a mutual one. Lagrange will serve as a principal of design and head the new Chicago office. …. Lagrange began his work with Chicago-based Skidmore, Owings, & Merrill, becoming a partner after 17 years. He then branched off with his own firm in 1985, where he went on to establish his name as a successful designer with a…

Kevin Solomon settles in Jacksonville, Florida

Kevin Solomon, M.Arch.’12, moved his family to Jacksonville, Florida, where he has taken a position with the The Lane Group to work on a 14,000 sq.ft. English Tudor revival renovation/restoration project. He has also joined the Riverside Avondale Preservation Committee in Jacksonville which works to preserve the architectural and cultural characteristics of the historic district.

Internship Opportunities: The Prince’s Foundation for Building Community

THE PRINCE’S FOUNDATION INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES Are you interested in gaining experience and developing your skills in the third sector? The Prince’s Foundation is pleased to offer an internship programme for enthusiastic individuals looking to get some meaningful work experience The Prince’s Foundation aims to help create attractive sustainable neighbourhoods through community engagement; by teaching, practicing and research. We look to promote timeless and ecological ways of planning, designing and building and help to make places that people want to live in, both by improving existing communities and buildings and by helping plan, design and build new ones. We teach developers,…

Now Hiring: Smart Growth America Fellowships | Smart Growth America

Smart Growth America is hiring for three Fellowship positions in our core programs to engage with Congress, the Obama Administration, state leaders and allies on the benefits of smart growth policies. This is an opportunity that features a great deal of responsibility, direct collaboration with organizations, and valuable hands-on experience. via Now Hiring: Smart Growth America Fellowships | Smart Growth America.

June 15 (application deadline). Institute of Classical Architecture & Art — Programs

SUMMER PROFESSIONAL INTENSIVE 2012 JULY 19–28, 2012 The Summer Professional Intensive is designed to provide current and future design professionals with the unique chance to receive in-depth training in the principles of classical design, in both its technical and artistic dimensions. Professionals and educators currently active in the field of traditional design instruct students in the following: Traditional Drafting by Hand, Architectural Wash Rendering, Theory of Proportion, A Comparative Study of the Orders, Linear Perspective, Observational Drawing, and the Literature and Theory of Classical Architecture. Classroom hours are balanced between time spent in the studio, time engaged in lecture or…