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August 28, 2015

Mario Zacharjasz (B Arch) Named to Philadelphia Business Journal's 2015 annual Minority Business Leaders List

Author: Emily Furlong

Mario Zacharjasz, founding partner and principal of PZS Architects and Tyler Bachelor of Architecture alumnus, was named to the Philadelphia Business Journal's 2015 annual Minority Business Leaders list. Zacharjasz is recognized for his work as chairman of the Greater Philadelphia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce as well as his contributions to other Philadelphia Nonprofit boards. He has more than 25 years in the architecture industry.  Learn more about Zacharjasz. Read More

August 27, 2015

Art Historians in the summer: Joseph Kopta in Venice teaching for Pratt University

Author: Jane DeRose Evans

Ph.D. student Joseph Kopta taught the course, The Art History of Venice, during June and July on site in Venice, Italy for Pratt in Venice (prattinvenice.com), Pratt Institute's study abroad program for undergraduate and graduate art history and fine arts students. He made short research trips to the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin and the British Library in London to prepare for his dissertation.   Image: Prof. Tracy Cooper, Art History, lectured on Andrea Palladio's work in Venice for Kopta's class at San Giorgio Maggiore and the Chiesa del Redentore Read More

August 4, 2015

Tyler Architecture Alum Keith Hartwig Highlighted as "Young Philadelphian shaping the future of the city's creative class" by phillyvoice.com

Author: Emily Furlong

Keith Hartwig (BArch '11) has been picked as one of the "18 young Philadelphians shaping the future of the city's creative class" by phillyvoice.com. Hartwig was recently chosen for the Tyler 2014-2015 Distinguished Alumni Mentor Program and had his work, Human Visual Field, exhibited with alumna Paula Scher (BFA Illustration '70) this past summer 2015. See the phillyvoice.com article about Hartwig below: Occupation: Designer and project manager at Veyko, a design and fabrication firm in Northern Liberties.  Age: 27 Read More