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Renegades: Bruce Goff and the American School of Architecture

Join us for an exhibition highlighting pieces from the American School Archive, including works of Bruce Goff and his students! For more information, read our blog.

When: Jan. 24, 2020 – April 5, 2020

Where: Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art

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American School Alumni Reunion

The Gibbs College of Architecture would like to invite alumni who studied at OU during the Bruce Goff and Herb Greene era to participate in our American School reunion. This reunion is a chance to come and see all the work Gibbs College has been doing to recognize and honor the American School, while also allowing you, our American School alumni, to reconnect and share stories about your time at OU.

When: POSTPONED — New date TBD

Where: University of Oklahoma

Bruce Goff Chair of Creative Architecture Series

The Bruce Goff Chair of Creative Architecture draws inspiration from the contextual, resourceful and experimental spirit of Bruce Goff’s work. Each year, talented practitioners and scholars are invited to the University of Oklahoma Christopher C. Gibbs College of Architecture to serve as Bruce Goff Chairs, where they lecture on their work, lead intensive workshops and participate in our design community. Past lecturers include Brian Phillips, Odile Decq, Sheila Kennedy, Antoine Predock, Susan Szenasy, E.B. Min and many others.

Brian Phillips

Brian Phillips
Photo by Colin Lenton

Odile Decq

Odile Decq
Photo from Dezeen

Sheila Kennedy

Sheila Kennedy
Photo by Lee Powers

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