SAH News

  • SAH Names JSAH Editor Designate

    Jun 29, 2012
    The SAH is pleased to announce that Swati Chattopadhyay will serve as editor for the Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians for a three-year term extending from January 2012 through December 2014. Until her term officially begins, she will serve as the JSAH Editor Designate, working with current JSAH editor David Brownlee in order to insure a smooth transition of leadership for the journal.
  • Abstracts from September 2010 Issue of JSAH

    Jun 29, 2012
    The current issue of JSAH has four new articles of interest: Breaking the Taboo: Architects and Advertising in Depression and War by Andrew M. Shanken Perennially New": Santa Barbara and the Origins of the California Mission Garden by Elizabeth Kryder-Reid Paul V, the Column of the Virgin, and the New Pax Romana by Steven F. Ostrow The Context of the Nave Elevation of Cluny III by C. Edson Armi
  • SAH at Traditional Building Exhibition

    Jun 29, 2012
    Come visit the SAH booth at the Traditional Building Exhibition, October 20-23!
  • Richard Kelly and the Structure of Light Exhibition

    Jun 29, 2012
    Read Claudia Ziegler's comments about the Society's recent very successful Study Day at the Yale University exhibition, "The Structure of Light: Richard Kelly and the Illumination of Modern Architecture."
  • SAH Communities Site

    Jun 29, 2012
    SAH has launched a new online discussion forum called SAH Communities. The site was developed in response to feedback from SAH members who wanted to be able to communicate in a professional forum all year long, not just during annual meetings and study tours.
  • JSAH Video Tutorial

    Jun 29, 2012
    Announcing a new resource for JSAH contributors: video tutorials on how to prepare illustrations for the online editions. The first, on making videos, is viewable below. To see more videos, visit our JSAH webpage.
  • Survey on Contingent Faculty

    Jun 29, 2012
    Earlier this year, the Coalition on the Academic Workforce (CAW) published an issue brief estimating 72.5 percent of all faculty members at American colleges and universities are contingent, that is, they do not have tenure or are not on the tenure track.
  • Register for the Getty Study Day

    Jun 29, 2012
    There is an exciting new addition to the program for the Getty Study Day! Ken Breisch, SAH 2nd Vice President, has arranged an exclusive tour of the Ray and Shelly Kappe House in Pacific Palisades.
  • Call for Session Proposals SAH 2012 Annual Meeting

    Jun 29, 2012
    Detroit, Michigan, April 18-22, 2012 Call for Session Proposals Society of Architectural Historians 65th Annual Meeting Detroit, Michigan April 18-22, 2012
  • Subscribe to ACLS Humanities E-Book

    Jun 29, 2012
    ACLS Humanities E-Book is offering individual subscriptions to its digital collection of over 3,300 full-text, cross-searchable titles in the Humanities to members of any one of the 70 constituent societies of the American Council of Learned Societies, including the Society of Architectural Historians.
  • Charnley-Persky House Survives Chicago Blizzard

    Jun 29, 2012
    Charnley-Persky house survives Chicago Blizzard.
  • SAH Introduces New Summer Travel Fellowships for 2011

    Jun 29, 2012
    Announcing Creation of 2011 SAHARA Travel Fellowships
  • Architectural Exhibition Catalog List

    Jun 29, 2012
    This month SAH is introducing a NEW quarterly list of recently-published Architectural Exhibition Catalogs. Compiled by Barbara Ann Opar, Architecture Librarian, Syracuse University Library, the list of recent exhibition catalogs complements the Society's long-standing Booklists, also compiled by Barabara Ann Opar.
  • Reception at Three Antebellum Houses in New Orleans

    Jun 29, 2012
    There’s still time to register for an exclusive reception at three of the most important homes in the Garden District of New Orleans.
  • SAH Members Awarded ACLS Fellowships

    Jun 29, 2012
    Congratulations to the following SAH members for recieving ACLS Fellowships. For more on ACLS Fellowship recipients, or to apply for a fellowship, visit the ACLS website.
  • SAH Close to Reaching Goal to Match NEH Grant

    Jun 29, 2012
    NEH Matching grant to create SAH Archipedia
  • Call for Session Proposals: 2013 SAH Annual Meeting

    Jun 29, 2012
    Members of the Society, representatives of affiliated societies, and other scholars who wish to chair a session at the 2013 annual meeting are asked to submit proposals by January 2, 2012, to Prof. Kenneth A. Breisch, General Chair of the SAH 66th Annual Meeting (University of Southern California, Watt Hall, 204, Los Angeles, California, 90089-0291, breisch@usc.edu).
  • Graham Foundation Awards Grant for SAH Archipedia

    Jun 29, 2012
    SAH has been awarded a $10,000 grant from the Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts to support development of SAH Archipedia, a robust online library of building histories that SAH will launched in April 2012.
  • SAH Benefit Raises Funds for Outreach Projects

    Jun 29, 2012
    The Society of Architectural Historians held a Gala Benefit Reception in Chicago on Saturday, November 12, 2011.
  • Register Now for Saxony Study Tour!

    Jun 29, 2012
    Registration for the SAH tour to Saxony is now open! Led by Juergen Paul, the sites range from late Romanesque onward, including religious and secular buildings, urban configurations, landscapes and gardens. A fellowship application is available for this tour.