Amy Deines, Associate AIA, IIDA
Interim Dean

Founder, detroitSHOP 


Educational background

Master of Architecture, Cranbrook Academy of Art, 2000
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Design, Wayne State University, 1995
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Positions held in academic institutions

Associate Dean, College of Architecture and Design, Lawrence Technological University, Professor, 2013-2015
Department Chair of Art and Design, Lawrence Technological University, College of Architecture and Design, Associate Professor, 2011-2013
University of Detroit Mercy, School of Architecture, Tenured, 2000-2008
Warsaw Polytechnic University, Department of Architecture, Warsaw Poland, 2010
Cleveland Urban Design Center, Kent State University, CAED, Visiting Professor, Masters Studio 2007, 2008, 2009
Lawrence Technological University, Department of Architecture, 1999-2000
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Courses taught in the past two years

ARC 2126 IDS 2
ARC 1223 Visual Communications
ARC Foundation Studio
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Professional Background

Principal, Green + Deines Associates, 1999 - current
Leader Designer, Rossetti Architects, 2000-2001
Designer, Swanson Meads Architects, 1999
Designer, JPRA Architects/Peterhansrea Design 1995-1998
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Significant publications, creative projects

Dichotomy / Exchange, Spring 2011, Accepted Paper
The Plan Urban Development Journal, Editor and Contributor _ Milan / Detroit DEcember 2010, Published, Milan, Italy
ACSA Regional + Annual Conference Proceedings, "Seeking the City", 2008
ACSA Regional + Annual Conference Proceedings, 2005-2008
Core 77, "Muro / Arte / Muro", 2006
Architectural Design, England, Wiley Publishing, Issue 16, "Enfold", 2004
Cranbrook Academy of Art Grduate Admissions Book, Enfold, Title Wall, 2004
Clear Magazine, Fashion/Design, Volume III, Issue 4, December 2003
In Touch Magazine, September IMX Installation, Fred Segal, Santa Monica, CA, 2003
Communication Arts, Interavtive Annual, IMX Cosmetics User Interface, 2003
Dialogue Magazine, Architecture + Design + culture, 2001
HD Expo, Paper presentation, "Design Methodologies + Urban Strategies for Post-Industrial Cities", Las Vegas, May 2010
Warsaw Polytechnic University 'Detroit, Design, Discover' , 2010
CPAC, The community Patnership for Arts and Culture Panelist and Juror, 2010
Friday's @Five lecture series, UDM, Design and Practice, Awake by Design current work, 2010
ACSA Annual Conference, Seeking the city, Paper Acceptance, and Presentation, "The Publick Studio", University of Houston, 2008
University of Detroit Mercy, Lecture: "Circulaton as an Ordering System", 2007
Kent State University, "Contemporary Art, and the Institute", 2007
Rossetti Associates, Southfield Michigan, Personal Lecture Series, "Installation Art, and Architecture, Intervention at a Human Scale", 2006
ACSA Reconciliation and Remediation, Paper Acceptance and Presentation, "The Cut: Detroit's Abandoned Railway in its current state", 2006
Uuniversity of Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Illinois, ACSA Territorial Practices, Paper Acceptance and Presentation,
"Hybrid Territory",  Clemson University, South Carolina , 2005
ACSA Intervention + Experimentation, Moderator, and written introduction to session titled, Experimentation with Installation , Proceedings Publication, 2005
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Awards, recognitions, grants, competitions

Nominated for Distinguished Faculty Award, The University of Detroit Mercy, 2011
UPMPU Grant, "Reclamation and Re-use of Materials Salvaged: The Demolition of 3,000 Homes in Detroit, 2010
University of Detroit Mercy, Academic Grant,
Graham Foundation Exhibition + Publication Grant, "Urban Engine", 2008
Detroit Leadership, Detroit Chamber of commerce, 2008
Jesuit Grant / Detroit Jesuit Council, Supporting research involving Viewing + Valuing Detroit's Culture and the built environment, 2007
Eme3 [e4] Architectural Exhibition, Barcelona, Spain, 2005
Competition Winner, Architectural Installation, and Video
United State Patents, New Technologies, and Consumer Interface, 2005
Cranbrook Academy of Art, Merit Scholarship Award, 2000
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Professional licenses, memberships and service

American Institute of Architects, Associate Member
NCIDQ Certifed
Assocaition of Collegiate School of Architecture, ACSA Counselor
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Harvard + UM + UDM student and faculty exhibition and panel discussing Detroit and Desgin, 2011
Warsaw Ploytechnic University / Student Exhibition, 2010
University of Detroit Mercy / School of Architecture, "Exchange", Detroit + Warsaw", 2010
Women's Studies Program, Juried Art Show, Current Practice, 2010
University of Ferrara, Italy and UDM, Charrette and Exhibition, 2009
Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, "Urban Engine" Exhibition, 2008
Contemporary Art Institute of Detroit, Actual Size Exhibition, Curated, 'APOP, A piece
 or paper' rock candy cast 2007
Gender and Politics, Co-Curator, UDM / Women and Gender Studies Department, 2008
Muro / Arte: Arte / Muro, The University of Detroit Mercy, Exhibition and WEbsite based on the design work generated wihin the International Italy Program and the Detroit Studio, 2005
Eme3 [34] Architectural Market, Barcelona spain, Competition Winner, Architectural Installation and Video, 2005
University of Detroit Mercy, Arch-E-Crit Exhibition, Curator and Construbutor, Inte-disciplinary show engaging in Architecture and Digital Media Studies 2005-2008
Cranbrook Academy of Art, Thesis Show, "Enfold" 2000
Cranbrook Academy of Art Forum Gallery - Brazilworks - Architecture group show, 2000
Sao Paulo Architecture Biennale, Sal Paulo, Brazil Creating a City, Cranbrook Architecture studio collaboration, 1999
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Invited design critic

Juror, Ohio State University, Department of Architecture, 2010
Juror, Kent State University, College of Architecture and Environmental Design, 2010
Juror, University of Colorado at Boulder, Design Review on Detroit
International Juror, Warsaw School of Architecture, Poland, 2010
Juror, CCS, Detroit, 2010
Juror, Cranbrook Architecture Department 2010
International Juror, Kent State, Florence, Italy Program, 2010
Juror, Kent State, Ohio 2010
Juror, Ohio State University, 2010
Juror, Lawrence Technological University, 2009
Panelist, Judge and Juror, CPAC Community Partnership for Art and Culture, 2009
Juror, Columbia University NY, NY, Urban Design Department, 2009
Juror, Lawrence Technological University, 2008
Juror, McGill University, Montreal, Canada, 2008
Moderator, Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, Will Alsop SMC, Social Architecture and Design, 2008
Juror, Center for Creative Studies, Industrial Design Department, Interior Architecture, 2008
Juror, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Architecture Department, Thesis Review, 2008
Juror, Kent State University, College of Architecture + Environmental Design, 2008
Juror, CREW-Detroit Impact Awards, 2004-2007
Visiting Professor + Critique, Cleveland Urban Design Center, Thesis Reviews, 2007, 2008
Juror, University of Toronto, 2008
Co-Curator + Panelist, "Politics + Gender" invited exhibition, sponsored by Women's Studies Program, UDM, 2007
Rhode Island School of Design Architecture Department, Installations in Detroit, 2007
Juror, Lawrence Technological University, 2007
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