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Mr Oswald Jenewein

Name

[Mr Oswald Jenewein]
  • Other Faculty, Architecture

Biography

Oswald Jenewein is an architectural designer, educator and researcher working on the convergence of architecture and design of built landscapes, geopolitical territories and spatial regimes in context of Ecological Environments. Oswald is an Assistant Professor in Architecture for Ecological Environments and Digital Design at the College of Architecture Planning and Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Arlington where he also founded and directs FUELED - the Future Environments Lab For Ecological Design. He is also a Lecturer of Architecture at the Institute of Design, Department of Spatial Design at the University of Innsbruck and an external thesis reviewer at the University of Tallinn, Estonia. Oswald was a 2019 Marshall Plan Research Fellow working on his recently published paper “The Texas Coast as Geopolitical Territory: Operations and Processes in Coastal Landscapes of Oil.” As part of his pedagogical approach in educating students as responsible, global citizens and critical thinkers, Oswald is serving as International Studies Coordinator and Co-Chair of the Curriculum Committee at the College of Architecture Planning and Public Affairs at UT Arlington. He is also the Second Year Studio Coordinator in the BSc. Program in the School of Architecture at UT Arlington, implementing Digital Methodologies of Design, Representation, and Fabrication. He teaches architecture design studios, and courses in ecological design, visual communication and architectural theory. Over the past years, Oswald won several research grants and exhibited in different venues in the United States and Europe including the Venice Biennale. He has organized lectures, panel discussions, and exhibitions internationally. Recent publications include “Designing towards Ecological Environments. A Modular Approach to Structure a Design” and “The Texas Coast as Geopolitical Territory: Operations and Processes in Coastal Landscapes of Oil” Oswald received his professional master’s degree in Architecture from the University of Innsbruck, Austria.

Education

    • 2015 MS in Architecture
      University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria , 2015
      (Supparea: Urban Design, Spatial Design )
    • 2011 BS in Architecture
      University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria, 2011

Appointments

    • Dec 2019 to Jan 2020 Lecturer
      Institute of Urban Design ,University of Innsbruck (Innsbruck, Austria)
    • Sept 2019 to Jan 2020 Senior Lecturer
      College of Architecture, Planning and Public Affairs, School of Architecture ,University of Texas at Arlington (ARLINGTON,
    • Sept 2017 to Aug 2019 Visiting Assistant Professor
      College of Architecture, Planning and Public Affairs, School of Architecture ,University of Texas at Arlington
    • Mar 2017 to Sept 2017 Lecturer
      Institute of Design, Department of Spatial Design ,University of Innsbruck, Faculty of Architecture (Innsbruck, Austria)
    • Mar 2018 to Sept 2018 Lecturer
      Institute of Design, Department of Spatial Design ,University of Innsbruck, Faculty of Architecture (Innsbrucl, Austria)
    • Sept 2015 to Jan 2017 Lecturer
      College of Architecture, Planning and Public Affairs, School of Architecture ,University of Texas at Arlington (ARLINGTON, TX, United States)
    • Mar 2013 to Jan 2014 Graduate Teaching Assistant
      Institute of Urban Design and Spatial Planning ,University of Innsbruck, Faculty of Architecture (Innsbruck, Austria)
    • Feb 2009 to Mar 2012 Associate Designer
      Demanega Architects (Innsbruck, Austria)

Memberships

    • Nov 2017 to Present Dallas Architecture Forum
      The Dallas Architecture Forum provides a continuing and challenging public discourse on architecture and urban design in – and for – the Dallas area. The Forum offers presentations of architecture through public lectures by designers, critics, and historians; through topical discussions; and through occasional study tours to buildings and cities locally and throughout the world. The Dallas Architecture Forum serves as an inclusive arena where people interested in and concerned with the built environment, non-professionals and professionals alike, may interact intellectually and socially.
    • June 2017 to Present Design Forum Tirol

Awards and Honors

    • May  2019 Professor of the Year Award sponsored by Arlington Sunrise Rotary Club

News Articles

    • Apr 2018 Shorthorn
      Exchange Programs + International Studies
      (Type: Newspaper)

Publications

      Conference Proceeding Revising to Resubmit
      • Designing towards Ecological Environments. A Modular Approach to Structure a Design Studio Sequence.
        [Jenewein, Oswald]. 1-7.
      Accepted
      • Architecture in the Anthropocene: Towards an Ecological Pedagogy of Parts and Relationships.
        [Jenewein, Oswald]. Oklahoma City: "Oklahoma University ".

Presentations

    • June  2019
      Jenewein, Oswald (Author & Presenter), "Designing towards Ecological Environments. A Modular Approach to structure a Design Studio Sequence.", EAAE, ACSA, University of Antwerp, Belgium. (June 28, 2019).
    • April  2019
      Ozdil, TanerR (Chair), Im, Joowon (Presenter), Zaretsky, Adrian (Presenter), Jenewein, Oswald (Presenter), "Water and Human Settlements: Oil and Water as Spatial Regimes in Coastal Landscapes", TxASLA , Irving Convention Center, Texas. (April 25, 2019).
    • June  2018
      Jenewein, Oswald (Moderator), Bell, Bradley (Panelist), "Into the Wild - A Discussion on Contemporary Architectural Education ", University of Innsbruck , Innsbruck, Austria . (June 12, 2018).
    • March  2018
      Jenewein, Oswald (Presenter), "A Matter of Exchange ", University of Innsbruck , Innsbruck, Austria . (March 14, 2018).
    • January  2018
      Jenewein, Oswald (Coordinator/Organizer), "A Discussion with Sami Rintala, Architect ", University of Texas at Arlington , Arlington, Texas. (January 26, 2018).
    • October  2017
      Jenewein, Oswald (Presenter), "Cultural Enviornments", CAMP at UT Arlington, University of Texas at Arlington . (October , 2017).
    • October  2017
      Jenewein, Oswald (Coordinator/Organizer), "Lecture by Aga Kahn Award Winner Marina Tabassum", Dallas Architecture Forum , Magnolia Theater, Dallas, Texas. (October 25, 2017).

Students Supervised

    • Present
      Chloe Thomasian, (Architecture)
      Education Headquarter Arlington: An Alternative Strategy of Public Investment

Courses

      • ARCH 5311-001 ARCHITECTURAL THEORY
        (Topic: Territorial Formations | Course Id: 100177)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • ARCH 2552-001 BASIC DESIGN AND DRAWING II
        (Course Id: 100031)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • INTD 4344-001 INT DESIGN COMMUNICATION IV
        (Course Id: 112288)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • ARCH 4395-002 SELECTED TOPICS ARCH
        (Topic: Future of Hypermobility | Course Id: 100121)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • ARCH 4311-001 TOPICS IN ARCHITECTURAL THEORY
        (Topic: Territorial Formations | Course Id: 100081)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • ARCH 5670-004 ADVANCED DESIGN STUDIO
        (Course Id: 100248)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • ARCH 3343-002 ARCH COMPUTER GRAPHICS
        (Course Id: 100049)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • ARCH 3343-003 ARCH COMPUTER GRAPHICS
        (Course Id: 100049)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • ARCH 5311-002 ARCHITECTURAL THEORY
        (Topic: Cultural Environments | Course Id: 100177)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2019
      • ARCH 4395-002 SELECTED TOPICS ARCH
        (Topic: Visual Complexy | Course Id: 100121)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2019
      • ARCH 4311-002 TOPICS IN ARCHITECTURAL THEORY
        (Topic: Cultural Environments | Course Id: 100081)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2019
      • ARCH 2391-005 TOPICS IN ARCHITECTURE
        (Topic: Cultural Environments | Course Id: 112543)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2019
      • ARCH 2391-006 TOPICS IN ARCHITECTURE
        (Topic: Visual Complexy | Course Id: 112543)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2019
      • ARCH 5395-002 TOPICS IN ARCHITECTURE
        (Topic: Visual Complexy | Course Id: 100225)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2019
      • ARCH 2552-001 BASIC DESIGN AND DRAWING II
        (Course Id: 100031)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • INTD 4344-001 INT DESIGN COMMUNICATION IV
        (Course Id: 112288)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • ARCH 5670-004 ADVANCED DESIGN STUDIO
        (Course Id: 100248)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • ARCH 3343-003 ARCH COMPUTER GRAPHICS
        (Course Id: 100049)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • ARCH 3343-004 ARCH COMPUTER GRAPHICS
        (Course Id: 100049)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • ARCH 4391-001 CONFERENCE COURSE
        (Topic: The City as a Campus-Arlington | Course Id: 100120)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • ARCH 5311-001 ARCHITECTURAL THEORY
        (Topic: Austria Study Abroad | Course Id: 100177)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2018
      • ARCH 4395-001 SELECTED TOPICS ARCH
        (Topic: Urban Transformations | Course Id: 100121)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2018
      • ARCH 4311-001 TOPICS IN ARCHITECTURAL THEORY
        (Topic: Austria Study Abroad | Course Id: 100081)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2018
      • ARCH 5395-001 TOPICS IN ARCHITECTURE
        (Topic: Urban Transformations | Course Id: 100225)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2018
      • ARCH 2552-001 BASIC DESIGN AND DRAWING II
        (Course Id: 100031)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • ARCH 3554-001 DESIGN STUDIO: ARCHITECTURE II
        (Course Id: 100057)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • ARCH 2551-002 BASIC DESIGN AND DRAWING I
        (Course Id: 100030)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • ARCH 3553-004 DESIGN STUDIO: ARCHITECTURE I
        (Course Id: 100056)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • ARCH 5670-004 ADVANCED DESIGN STUDIO
        (Course Id: 100248)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • ARCH 2552-005 BASIC DESIGN AND DRAWING II
        (Course Id: 100031)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • ARCH 2551-006 BASIC DESIGN AND DRAWING I
        (Course Id: 100030)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • ARCH 3553-002 DESIGN STUDIO: ARCHITECTURE I
        (Course Id: 100056)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • ARCH 2552-006 BASIC DESIGN AND DRAWING II
        (Course Id: 100031)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • INTD 3322-001 INTERIOR MATERIALS II
        (Course Id: 100319)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • ARCH 2551-006 BASIC DESIGN AND DRAWING I
        (Course Id: 100030)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • ARCH 2551-007 BASIC DESIGN AND DRAWING I
        (Course Id: 100030)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015

Service to the University

    • Sept 2019 to  Present Committee Member
      International Initiatives Committee
    • Sept 2018 to  Present Committee Chair
      Curriculum Committee
      Committee member since 09/2018, Co-Chair since 09/2019
    • Sept 2015 to  Present Committee Member
      Lectures, Exhibition, Events, Publications
    • Sept 2016 to  Aug 2019 Committee Chair
      Study Abroad Committee
    • Apr 2018 to  Apr 2018 Student Recruiter
      College of Architecture, Planning and Public Affairs
    • Mar 2018 to  Apr 2018 Task Force Member
      Task-Force for Faculty Workload

Service to the Profession

    • Jan 2019 to  Present
      Board of Advisors (ARLINGTON, Texas, United States)
      David Dillon Center for Texas Architecture

Service to the Community

    • Oct 2019 to  Present
      Board Member (Ingleside on the Bay, Texas,
      IOB Coastal Watch Association
    • Oct 2019 to  Present
      Guest Speaker (Ingleside on the Bay, Texas,
      IOB Coastal Watch Association
      Presentation: The Emerging Corpus Christi Bay Project
    • June 2018 to  June 2018
      Workshop Organizer (Innsbruck, Tyrol, Austria)
      University of Innsbruck, University of Texas at Arlington

Performance/Exhibit

  • 2018
    • July 2018 Manifestations of the (built) Environment
      Wei Sraum Design Forum , Innsbruck, Austria
      Oswald Jenewein
    • May 2018
      Local
      Coastline Morphologies - Typological Transformations towards Post-Oil Environments
      Arlington Museum of Art, Arlington, Texas,
      Oswald Jenewein

Other Creative Activities

    • Graphic Design
      • 2018 CAPPA Lecture Series - Print/Online CI
        College of Architecture, Planning and Public Affairs
        [Non-refereed/non-juried]
      • Aug 2020
        2019 CAPPA Lecture Series - Print/Online CI
        College of Architecture, Planning, and Public Affairs
        [Non-refereed/non-juried]
      • Aug 2018
        2017 CAPPA Lecture Series - Print/Online CI
        College of Architecture, Planning and Public Affairs
        [Non-refereed/non-juried]