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Bachelor's and Master's Programs


IAU is proud to offer the following course in collaboration with RAW (Real Architecture Workshop). This course generally takes place every other summer, with the last two courses occurring in 2013 and 2015. The course is instructed by Paul Neseth, Co-founder of Locus Architecture & RAW Design Build, Master of Architecture and Harvard Graduate School of Design. This is a three week, three credit course.

This course will not be offered during the 2016 summer term. Please check back for updates regarding Summer 2017.


ART 395: Architecture Design Studio - Students will collaborate and learn through hands on designing and creating at the Marchutz School of Fine Art. Includes active investigations of the architectural traditions of Aix en Provence and the Marchutz campus, conceptual design and on-site, full scale modeling of design solutions. Two weekend workshops with excursions. 90 contact hours.

Two Complete Student Projects

The RAW Summer 2013 students created the above two structures on the Marchutz School of Fine Art's campus in just three weeks! The left-side building is a sculpture and studio space, and the right-hand building holds personal lockers for all art students - including drying and painting storage racks!