Rebekah Radtke



Rebekah Ison Radtke is an Assistant Professor of Interior Design at the University of Kentucky. Radtke has a Master of Architecture degree from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (2011) and a B.A. in Interior Design, magna cum laude, from the University of Kentucky (2008). Committed to cultural heritage and restoring collective memories of communities, Rebekah has collaborated on preservation works in rural China, design build projects in the villages of Brazil, and community activated art interventions in Appalachia.



Upper level undergraduate studios with emphasis on community engagement and design processes, Passive strategies in building systems integrations, Professional practice


Community and student engaged processes,

International design build social projects,

Collaborative university design projects


Scholarship, Learning Environments, College

Renovation projects