Cynthia Weese

General Information

Occupation: Architect

Date of Birth: January 01, 1940

Birth City: Des Moines

Birth State/Province: Iowa

Birth Country: United States

Resident City: Chicago

Resident State/Province: Illinois

Resident Country: United States




No specialties on record


Employer: Weese Langley Weese Architects Ltd.

Title: Partner/Principal

City: Chicago

State: Illinois

Country: United States

Employer: Washington University

Title: Dean of School of Architecture

City: St. Louis

State: Missouri

Country: United States

Start Date: January 01, 1993

End Date: January 01, 2005



No collaborators on record


No apprenticeships on record


No awards on record


No exhibitions on record

Notable Projects

No projects on record


Institution: Washington University

Degree: Bachelor's of Science in Architectural Sciences

End Date: January 01, 1962

Institution: Washington University

Degree: Bachelor's of Architecture

End Date: January 01, 1965


No licenses on record

Professional Affiliations

Organization: Washington University

Role: Founding Member

Organization: Chicago Architectural Club

Role: Founding Member

Organization: Chicago 7

Role: Member

Notes: "Renegade" group of architects by the time she joined it was the Chicago 11

Organization: American Institute of Architects

Role: Fellow

Publications By

Title: Illinois corn crib [converted to house], 1976-77; architect: Cynthia Weese of Weese, Seegers, Hickey, Weese

Publication: GA Houses

Issue: 6

Page: 126-131

Notes: 1979

Title: Chicago Public Library: Chapter II: where was the client?

Publication: Competitions

Volume: 1

Page: 5,7,9

Notes: Winter 1991

Title: On architectural education at Washington University

Co-author: Bruce P. Rips

Publication: Inland Architect

Volume: 37

Issue: 4

Page: 76,74

Notes: July-August 1993

Title: Midwestern Master: the architecture of Frederick W. Dunn

Publication: Harvard Design Magazine

Page: 63-64

Notes: Summer 1997

Publications About

Title: Profile: Cynthia Weese

Author: Madlen Simon

Publication: Practices

Issue: 3-4

Page: 82-85

Notes: Spring 1995

Title: Architecture by Women

Author: Cynthia Chapin Davidson

Publication: Inland Architect

Volume: 35

Issue: 1

Page: 24-47

Notes: January-February 1991

Title: Room at the Top? Sexism and the Star System in Architecture

Author: Denise Scott Brown

Publication: Space Design

Issue: 309

Page: 54-71,73-75

Notes: June 1990

Title: Kuntz residence, Saint Charles, Illinois; architect: Weese, Seegers, Hickey, Weese Architects; partner in charge: Cynthia Weese

Author: Barclay Gordon

Publication: Architectural Record

Volume: 169

Issue: 15

Page: 96-101

Notes: Novermber 1981