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Kevin Sloan

[Kevin Sloan]

Other Faculty, Architecture
Last Updated: May 8, 2021
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Research Interests

Research Interests
Sloan is currently studying ReWilding the urban environment. He is the concept originator of the Dallas Fort Worth Branch Waters Network, which takes advantage of the entire DFW watershed network to re-naturalize the urban agglomeration. The Network is a natural armature for regional development.

Teaching Interests

Teaching Interests
Architectural design, site planning

Biography

Biography

Kevin Sloan has a bachelor of landscape architecture from Kansas State University, and a master of architecture from Syracuse University. He has taught architecture at Syracuse University and the University of Texas at Arlington. His nationally recognized and award-winning landscape architecture and planning firm, Kevin Sloan Studio, is located in Dallas, Texas.

Education

Education

    • 1992 MARCH in Architecture
      Syracuse University
    • 1980 BS in Landscape Architecture
      Kansas State University

Licensure and Certifications

Licensure and Certifications

    • 2007 Registered Landscape Architect, TBAE

Appointments

Appointments

    • 2005 to Present Professor in Practice
      CAPPA, University of Texas Arlington
    • Apr 2004 to Present Founder
      Kevin Sloan Studio
      Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning firm
    • June 1993 to Present Lecturer
      University of Dallas
      Summer program in Rome
    • July 1996 to May 2004 Vice President/Senior Associate
      Hillier
    • Aug 2002 to 2002 Visiting Professor
      Master of Architecture II Program, Syracuse University
      Master of Architecture II Program, Florence, Italy
    • June 1994 to June 1996 Vice President/Design Director
      Planning and Urban Design, Hellmuth, Obata & Kassebaum
    • Aug 1992 to 1994 Assistant Professor
      School of Architecture, Syracuse University
      Coordinator of first-year program, director of Summer Sessions Architectural Program
    • Nov 1983 to Aug 1988 Associate/Project Designer
      Amphion
    • Jan 1981 to Oct 1983 Intern/Project Designer
      Myrick, Newman & Dahlberg

Memberships

    • 2013 to Present Urban Design Peer Review Committee
      Chair
    • 2011 to Present Advisory Board Fay Jones School of Architecture
      Member
      Advisory Board for Fay Jones School of Architecture at the University of Arkansas
    • Sept 2007 to Present American Society of Landscape Architecture
      Member
    • Past to 2011 AIA Columns Editorial Advisory Board
      Member
    • 1999 to 2010 Dallas Downtown Public Arts Committee
      Co-Chair
    • 2001 to 2009 Dallas Architectural Foundation
    • 1995 to 1998 Greater Dallas Planning Commission
      Member

Awards and Honors

    •  2016 Honorary AIA Dallas sponsored by AIA Dallas Chapter
    •  2016 Merit Award sponsored by ASLA Texas Chapter
    •  2015 National Honor Award for Planning and Analysis sponsored by ASLA
    •  2012 Award of Excellence sponsored by ASLA Texas Chapter
    •  2012 Greater Dallasl Planning Commission Award sponsored by Greater Dallas Planning Commission
    •  2011 Award of Excellence sponsored by ASLA Texas Chapter
    •  2002 AIA Honor Award sponsored by AIA Dallas Chapter
    •  2000 Second Prize Steedman International Design Competition sponsored by Washington University College of Architecture
    •  1999 Honor Award sponsored by Texas Society of Architects
    •  1995 Merit Award sponsored by ASLA Texas Chapter
    •  1992 James A Britton Memorial Award for Best Architectural Thesis sponsored by Syracuse University School of Architecture
    •  1992 Robert B. Otto Award for Outstanding Graduate Student sponsored by Syracuse University School of Architecture
    •  1990 Syracuse University Graduate Fellow sponsored by Syracuse University
    •  1988 Merit Award sponsored by ASLA Texas Chapter
    •  1987 Merit Award sponsored by ASLA Texas Chapter

News Articles

News Articles

    • Oct 2001
      KERA Radio
      The Shape of Texas discusses the Dallas Police Memorial
    • Oct 1998
      KERA Radio The Marla Crockett Show
      Kevin Sloan debated a CEO of a large suburban homebuilding company.

Publications


      2018
      • Magazine/Trade Publication
        Three Case Studies in Re-Wilding: Models and Methods for Other Cities to Consider
        Nature of Cites website
        [Sloan, Kevin].

      2017
      • Magazine/Trade Publication
        Go With The Flow
        D magazine
        [Sloan, Kevin]. ????.
      • Magazine/Trade Publication
        Waterway Urbanism
        Texas Architect
        [Sloan, Kevin].

      2016
      • Magazine/Trade Publication
        Welcome to the Jungle
        The Architect's Newspaper
        [Sloan, Kevin].
      • Magazine/Trade Publication
        Dr. Peter Weller: The Man Behind Robocop
        Columns
        [Sloan, Kevin].
      • Magazine/Trade Publication
        Is There a Suburbia 2.0? Ideas for Designing the Next Generation of Suburbs
        The Nature of Cities
        [Sloan, Kevin].
      • Magazine/Trade Publication
        Make No Plans
        Landscape Architecture
        [Sloan, Kevin].

      2015
      • Magazine/Trade Publication
        Branch Water DFW; An Unpreciented Form of Cohesion with Nature
        Columns
        [Sloan, Kevin].
      • Magazine/Trade Publication
        Urban Lands on the Prairie
        Topos
        [Sloan, Kevin].

      2013
      • Magazine/Trade Publication
        The Changing Face of Architecture: Relevance in Transition
        Columns
        [Sloan, Kevin].
      • Magazine/Trade Publication
        Made in the Shade
        Texas Architect
        [Sloan, Kevin].

      2012
      • Magazine/Trade Publication
        Insight on Site, City and Place
        Columns
        [Sloan, Kevin].
      • Magazine/Trade Publication
        An Ordered Approach
        Texas Architect
        [Sloan, Kevin].

      2011
      • Magazine/Trade Publication
        Un espacio movil
        Arquine
        [Sloan, Kevin].
      • Magazine/Trade Publication
        A Movng Question
        Landscape Architecture
        [Sloan, Kevin].

      2010
      • Magazine/Trade Publication
        A Work in Progress
        Texas Architect
        [Sloan, Kevin].
      • Magazine/Trade Publication
        The Importance of Public Space
        Texas Architect
        [Sloan, Kevin].
      • Magazine/Trade Publication
        An Urban Setting for People
        Texas Architect
        [Sloan, Kevin].

      2008
      • Magazine/Trade Publication
        Memory Loss
        Landscape Architecture
        [Sloan, Kevin].

      2003
      • Magazine/Trade Publication
        Second Man Missing
        Landscape Architecture
        [Sloan, Kevin].

      2002
      • Magazine/Trade Publication
        Space, Place, and Hybrids
        Texas Architect
        [Sloan, Kevin].
      • Magazine/Trade Publication
        Poetic Utility
        Landscape Architecture
        [Sloan, Kevin].
      • Magazine/Trade Publication
        New Ideas for Downtown
        The Downtown Dallas Business News
        [Sloan, Kevin].

      1998
      • Magazine/Trade Publication
        Plain Presence
        Texas Architect
        [Sloan, Kevin].

Courses

      • ARCH 3554-003 DESIGN STUDIO: ARCHITECTURE II
        (Course Id: 100057)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • ARCH 4395-001 SELECTED TOPICS ARCH
        (Course Id: 100121)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • ARCH 5395-001 TOPICS IN ARCHITECTURE
        (Course Id: 100225)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • ARCH 3553-003 DESIGN STUDIO: ARCHITECTURE I
        (Course Id: 100056)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • ARCH 5301-001 INTRO ARCH & INTD
        (Course Id: 100167)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • ARCH 1301-001 INTRO ARCHITECTURE/INT DESIGN
        (Course Id: 100006)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • ARCH 1301-002 INTRO ARCHITECTURE/INT DESIGN
        (Course Id: 100006)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • ARCH 1301-101 INTRO ARCHITECTURE/INT DESIGN
        (Course Id: 100006)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • ARCH 1301-102 INTRO ARCHITECTURE/INT DESIGN
        (Course Id: 100006)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • ARCH 1301-900 INTRO ARCHITECTURE/INT DESIGN
        (Course Id: 100006)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • ARCH 3554-003 DESIGN STUDIO: ARCHITECTURE II
        (Course Id: 100057)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • ARCH 4395-001 SELECTED TOPICS ARCH
        (Topic: Watershed Urbanism+Rewilding | Course Id: 100121)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • ARCH 5395-001 TOPICS IN ARCHITECTURE
        (Topic: Watershed Urbanism+Rewilding | Course Id: 100225)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • ARCH 5670-006 ADVANCED DESIGN STUDIO
        (Course Id: 100248)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • ARCH 5301-001 INTRO ARCH & INTD
        (Course Id: 100167)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • ARCH 1301-001 INTRO ARCHITECTURE/INT DESIGN
        (Course Id: 100006)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • ARCH 1301-002 INTRO ARCHITECTURE/INT DESIGN
        (Course Id: 100006)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • ARCH 3337-001 SITE DESIGN
        (Course Id: 100046)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • ARCH 5364-001 SITE DESIGN
        (Course Id: 112637)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • ARCH 3553-002 DESIGN STUDIO: ARCHITECTURE I
        (Course Id: 100056)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • ARCH 5301-001 INTRO ARCH & INTD
        (Course Id: 100167)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • ARCH 1301-001 INTRO ARCHITECTURE/INT DESIGN
        (Course Id: 100006)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • ARCH 1301-002 INTRO ARCHITECTURE/INT DESIGN
        (Course Id: 100006)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • ARCH 3554-002 DESIGN STUDIO: ARCHITECTURE II
        (Course Id: 100057)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • ARCH 3337-001 SITE DESIGN
        (Course Id: 100046 | Xlist Coursepre: ARCH | Xlist Coursenum: 5364)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • ARCH 5364-001 SITE DESIGN
        (Course Id: 112637)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • ARCH 3553-002 DESIGN STUDIO: ARCHITECTURE I
        (Course Id: 100056)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • ARCH 5301-001 INTRO ARCH & INTD
        (Course Id: 100167)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • ARCH 1301-001 INTRO ARCHITECTURE/INT DESIGN
        (Course Id: 100006 | Xlist Coursepre: ARCH | Xlist Coursenum: 5301)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • ARCH 1301-002 INTRO ARCHITECTURE/INT DESIGN
        (Course Id: 100006)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • ARCH 3554-002 DESIGN STUDIO: ARCHITECTURE II
        (Course Id: 100057)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • ARCH 3337-001 SITE DESIGN
        (Course Id: 100046)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • ARCH 5364-001 SITE DESIGN
        (Course Id: 112637)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • ARCH 5591-001 DESIGN STUDIO I
        (Course Id: 100229)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • LARC 5661-001 DESIGN STUDIO I
        (Course Id: 100421)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • ARCH 5301-001 INTRO ARCH & INTD
        (Course Id: 100167)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • ARCH 1301-001 INTRO ARCHITECTURE/INT DESIGN
        (Course Id: 100006)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • ARCH 1301-002 INTRO ARCHITECTURE/INT DESIGN
        (Course Id: 100006)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • ARCH 4557-002 DESIGN STUDIO: ARCHITECTURE IV
        (Course Id: 100147)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • ARCH 3337-001 SITE DESIGN
        (Course Id: 100046)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • ARCH 5395-001 TOPICS IN ARCHITECTURE
        (Course Id: 100225)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • ARCH 1301-001 INTRO ARCHITECTURE/INT DESIGN
        (Course Id: 100006)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • ARCH 1301-002 INTRO ARCHITECTURE/INT DESIGN
        (Course Id: 100006)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • ARCH 5301-001 PRINCIPLES OF ARCHITECTURE
        (Course Id: 100167)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • ARCH 2552-005 BASIC DESIGN AND DRAWING II
        (Course Id: 100031)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • ARCH 4341-001 NOTATIONAL DRAWING
        (Course Id: 111828)
        Spring - Winter Intersession - 2015
      • ARCH 5341-001 Notational Drawing
        (Course Id: 111892)
        Spring - Winter Intersession - 2015
      • ARCH 3337-001 SITE DESIGN
        (Course Id: 100046)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • ARCH 1341-006 DESIGN COMMUNICATIONS I
        (Course Id: 110040)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ARCH 3553-004 DESIGN STUDIO: ARCHITECTURE I
        (Course Id: 100056)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ARCH 5691-001 CONFERENCE COURSE
        (Course Id: 100255)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2014
      • ARCH 5670-003 ADVANCED DESIGN STUDIO
        (Course Id: 100248)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ARCH 4341-001 NOTATIONAL DRAWING
        (Course Id: 111828)
        Spring - Winter Intersession - 2014
      • ARCH 5341-001 Notational Drawing
        (Course Id: 111892)
        Spring - Winter Intersession - 2014
      • ARCH 3337-001 SITE DESIGN
        (Course Id: 100046)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ARCH 4557-001 DESIGN STUDIO: ARCHITECTURE IV
        (Course Id: 100147)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • ARCH 3337-001 SITE DESIGN
        (Course Id: 100046)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • ARCH 2552-007 BASIC DESIGN AND DRAWING II
        (Course Id: 100031)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • ARCH 4341-001 NOTATIONAL DRAWING
        (Course Id: 111828)
        Spring - Winter Intersession - 2013
      • ARCH 5341-001 Notational Drawing
        (Course Id: 111892)
        Spring - Winter Intersession - 2013
      • ARCH 3337-001 SITE DESIGN
        (Course Id: 100046)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • ARCH 2552-003 BASIC DESIGN AND DRAWING II
        (Course Id: 100031)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • ARCH 3337-001 SITE DESIGN
        (Course Id: 100046)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • ARCH 5311-001 ARCHITECTURAL THEORY
        (Course Id: 100177)
        Summer - Summer Intersession - 2012
      • ARCH 3337-001 SITE DESIGN
        (Course Id: 100046)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2012
      • ARCH 4311-001 TOPICS IN ARCHITECTURAL THEORY
        (Topic: Notational Drawing | Course Id: 100081)
        Summer - Summer Intersession - 2012
      • ARCH 2552-005 BASIC DESIGN AND DRAWING II
        (Course Id: 100031)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • ARCH 5391-001 CONFERENCE COURSE
        (Course Id: 100222)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • ARCH 3337-001 SITE DESIGN
        (Course Id: 100046)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • ARCH 5670-005 ADVANCED DESIGN STUDIO
        (Course Id: 100248)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ARCH 4311-006 ARCHITECTURAL THEORY
        (Topic: Notational Drawing | Course Id: 100081)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ARCH 5311-006 ARCHITECTURAL THEORY
        (Course Id: 100177)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ARCH 4311-001 ARCHITECTURAL THEORY
        (Topic: Notational Drawing | Course Id: 100081)
        Summer - Summer Intersession - 2011
      • ARCH 5311-001 ARCHITECTURAL THEORY
        (Course Id: 100177)
        Summer - Summer Intersession - 2011
      • ARCH 5391-001 CONFERENCE COURSE
        (Course Id: 100222)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2011
      • ARCH 3337-001 SITE DESIGN
        (Course Id: 100046)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2011
      • ARCH 2552-003 BASIC DESIGN AND DRAWING II
        (Course Id: 100031)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ARCH 4395-001 SELECTED TOPICS ARCH
        (Topic: Notational Drawing | Course Id: 100121)
        Spring - Winter Intersession - 2011
      • ARCH 3337-002 SITE DESIGN
        (Course Id: 100046)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ARCH 5395-001 TOPICS IN ARCHITECTURE
        (Topic: Notational Drawing | Course Id: 100225)
        Spring - Winter Intersession - 2011
      • ARCH 3553-004 DESIGN STUDIO: ARCHITECTURE I
        (Course Id: 100056)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ARCH 4395-004 SELECTED TOPICS ARCH
        (Topic: Notational Drawing | Course Id: 100121)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ARCH 5395-004 TOPICS IN ARCHITECTURE
        (Topic: Notational Drawing | Course Id: 100225)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ARCH 4395-004 SELECTED TOPICS ARCH
        (Topic: Notational Drawing | Course Id: 100121)
        Summer - Summer Intersession - 2010
      • ARCH 3337-001 SITE DESIGN
        (Course Id: 100046)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2010
      • ARCH 5395-004 TOPICS IN ARCHITECTURE
        (Topic: Notational Drawing | Course Id: 100225)
        Summer - Summer Intersession - 2010
      • ARCH 2552-006 BASIC DESIGN AND DRAWING II
        (Course Id: 100031)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ARCH 4395-009 SELECTED TOPICS ARCH
        (Topic: Notational Drawing | Course Id: 100121)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ARCH 5395-009 TOPICS IN ARCHITECTURE
        (Topic: Notational Drawing | Course Id: 100225)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ARCH 5591-001 DESIGN STUDIO I
        (Course Id: 100229)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • ARCH 4395-010 SELECTED TOPICS ARCH
        (Topic: Notational Drawing | Course Id: 100121)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • ARCH 5395-010 TOPICS IN ARCHITECTURE
        (Topic: Notational Drawing | Course Id: 100225)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009

Service to the Community

Service to the Community

    • 2013 to  Present
      Chairperson
      Dallas Urban Design Peer Review Committee
    • 2011 to  Present
      Member (Fayetteville, AR, United States)
      Advisory Board Fay Jones School of Architecture