January 6 – February 5, 2011 – Assistant Professor of Art + Design Jan-Ru Wan has a solo exhibition at UNC-Wilmington’s Boseman gallery. Re Materialization will run till February 5. UNCW website. The Boseman gallery is located on the second floor of the Fisher University Union on the UNC Wilmington campus.
January 31, 2011 – Landscape Architecture lecture with Robin Gyorgyfalvy, ASLA who is the Environmental Design and Scenic Byways Program Leader for Deschutes National Forest in Bend, Oregon. Gyorgyfalvy will speak on “Shaping Public Spaces with Innovative Public Policy.” All lectures begin at 6 p.m. in Burns Auditorium in Kamphoefner Hall.
Gyorgyfalvy will describe her work in the design and management of large – scale public spaces. Many of these are nationally designated as National Scenic Byways, Wild and Scenic Rivers, National Monuments, Wilderness, and Conservation Areas. They are in need of special protection, conservation planning, and environmental design
January 27 – February 3, 2011 – Jury sign-ups for Art to Wear 2011. Designers please sign up for a time slot at http://www.ncsuarttowear.com/jurying.html Sign-ups will cut off on February 3 at 5 p.m.
February 1, 2011 – Portfolio Review Day. Pre-registration is required. Contact Career and Academic Advisor Amanda Williams for more information firstname.lastname@example.org. This event will take place from 5 – 8 p.m. in the Brooks Rotunda.
February 3, 2011 – AIGA Raleigh sponsoring a lecture by David C. Baker beginning at 6:30 p.m. in Burns Auditorium on the topic of “Managing Client Relationships in a Down Economy.” If you wish to attend please register at: http://davidcbaker.eventbrite.com/. Please note it is free for College of Design students and faculty with ID but there is a fee for non-College of Design attendees.
February 3, 2011 – An Evening of Short Student Films beginning at 7 p.m. in the DH Hill Library West Wing Auditorium. Assistant Professor of Art + Design McArthur Freeman will be on hand to facilitiate discussions on work created by students. For more information visit: http://news.lib.ncsu.edu/2011/01/24/an-evening-of-short-student-films/
February 4, 2011 – First Friday at the Fish Market. Theme: Papercraft, anything Paper! You can still submit to the gallery to showcase your work. Visithttp://ncsufishmarket.com for details on how to register your work. The Fish Market is located on 133 1/2 Fayetteville Street in downtown Raleigh. Show opens at 6 p.m.
February 10-11, 2011 – Spring Interview Days. For more information visit: http://design.ncsu.edu/student-services/career-services/programs-eventsPre-registration is required. This two day event is open to all students in the College of Design who are currently seeking internships, part-time or full-time positions.
February 10, 2011 – Networking Fair from 4 – 6 p.m. Meet with working professionals in an informal environment to make contacts and learn about careers. This is a great opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students who are interested in careers in various areas of design.
February 11, 2011 - 4th Annual Growing in Place Symposium sponsored by the Natural Learning Initiative at the Marbles Kids Museum beginning at 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. The aim of the Growing In Place Symposium is to stimulate discussion about how planners and designers can enhance the health and wellbeing of urban families in North Carolina, across the nation and world. As urban growth increases, new urban design policies are required to support the needs of citizens across the life span. The Growing In Place Symposium will explore these themes. To register visit: http://design.ncsu.edu/urban
February 12, 2011 - 8th Annual Urban Design Conference, Sustainable Suburbs: Re-imagining the Inner Ring will frame issues, respond to questions, and describe innovative solutions on how and why design and planning can redefine the urban in suburban to transfer auto-centric, disposable building practices into more complete, vibrant, and healthy communities. The conference will take place at the Marriott Raleigh City Center beginning at 8 a.m. To register visit: http://design.ncsu.edu/urban Early-registration prices have been extended to February 3 so sign-up soon!
February 21, 2011 – Landscape Architecture lecture with Kristina Hill, Associate Professor and Chair of Landscape Architecture at UVA. The lecture will begin at 6 p.m. in Burns Auditorium. http://www.arch.virginia.edu/faculty/KristinaHill/
February 23, 2011 – The NCSU Libraries Special Collections Research Center will be visiting the Design Library in Brooks Hall on the last Wednesday of the month beginning in January till April from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. with a trove of rare and unique materials to inspire and enhance your design projects. Get inspired!
February 23, 2011 – Polishing your Professional Image Workshop will begin at 5:30 p.m. in 320 Brooks Hall. As you move from college to career, it is important to think about both who you want to be and what you want to be known for in the professional world. This interactive presentation will help you define and refine your “personal brand” and make you feel more confident when promoting your skills, talents, experiences, and personal qualities to future employers, graduate programs, and/or professional contacts.
February 28, 2011 – Landscape Architecture lecture with Assistant Professor of Landscape Architecture Andrew Fox, ASLA in Burns Auditorium beginning at 6 p.m.