College of Art and Architecture
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2451
Moscow, ID 83844-2451
Scott Lawrence is an Assistant Professor of Architecture at the University of Idaho, where he is leading the program's Design-Build Initiatives. He holds a Master of Architecture from the University of Colorado Denver, and Bachelor of Environmental Design from the University of Colorado Boulder. He is a founding partner of the architectural practice Nguyen Lawrence, which has been recognized for its work in restaurant design. He is also the co-founder of the not-for-profit educational organization, Immersion Workshop.
Professor Lawrence’s academic research is focused on critical questions surrounding the context(s) of architecture, design-build as a means of critical inquiry, and hospitality design.
Master of Architecture, University of Colorado, Denver, 2009
Bachelor of Environmental Design, University of Colorado, Boulder, 2006
AIA Small Project Practitioners Journal - Volume 63
Lawrence, Scott. “Immersion Workshop”
Szita, Jane. “Cabins in the Woods”
Mark Magazine - Issue 65: pp 150-159.
Zawistowski, Keith and Marie. “Colorado Building Workshop”
D’ A Magazine - December 2016/ January 2017: pp 97-99.
Edelson, Zachary. “My Side of the Mountain”
Dwell Magazine - December 2015/ January 2016
Keaton, Charlie. The Biggest Little Cabins
Modern in Denver Magazine - Spring 2016 Issue: pp 144-151.
McKnight, Jenna. “Colorado Architecture Students Design Rugged Micro-cabins For
Outward Bound” - Dezeen.com
Architizer: A+ Awards 2016, Phaidon. 2016
For the Colorado Outward Bound Cabins:
- 2017 AIA National Small Projects Award – American Institute of Architects
- 2016 Architizer A+ Award – Jury Winner
- 2015 Built Project of the Year – AIA Colorado Young Architects Awards
- 2015 ACSA Design Build Award – With Rick Sommerfeld and JD Signom
- 2015 Honor Award for Built Architecture – AIA Colorado
- 2015 Citation Award for Built Architecture – AIA Denver
- 2012 Honorable Mention, Instructor of the Year – AIA Colorado Young Architects Awards
- 2011 Instructor of the Year – AIAS Boulder