Sears Tower Building Chicago Modernization, USA: new images added – design by architects Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill – sustainable plan to reduce energy use and CO2 emissions in Sears Tower building.
Aqua Tower, Chicago skyscraper building design by Studio Gang Architects – a series of contours defined by outdoor terraces that inflect based on view, solar shading and size & type of dwelling.
Tribune Real Estate Holdings win approval from the Chicago City Council for a transformational riverfront development at 777 W. Chicago Avenue designed by Solomon Cordwell Buenz (SCB) Architects.
Catalog at Willis Tower Chicago, facade design by SkB Architects, retail and entertainment building design by Gensler at the tallest tower in north America, built in 1973.
Unity Temple Restoration Oak Park, Illinois, by Harboe Architects, completed in 1908, one of Frank Lloyd Wright’s greatest buildings. The building is a National Historic Landmark, a key work of Modern Architecture.
150 North Riverside building design by architects Goettsch Partners in Chicago, comprising 1,464,000 sqft (136,010 sqm), a 54-story Class A office tower with 45-ft column-free floor plates and a dramatic 90-ft-high lobby.
Shirley Ryan AbilityLab Chicago Building design: HDR | Gensler in Association with Clive Wilkinson Architects – color climbs to a crescendo as all pathways focus on the collaborative zone of the ability labs.
Knox College Whitcomb Art Center Building design by Lake|Flato Architects – reflecting the self-described scrappy and unconventional community, this building is a high-performing workhorse made of simple industrial materials.
Wintrust Arena Chicago building design by Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects: a mid-size venue that doubles as an arena for DePaul University basketball to Wintrust Arena, the country’s largest convention center.
Design: Goettsch Partners, architects
Comprising 1.25 million rentable square feet, the building is located in Chicago’s West Loop on one of the most prominent sites in the city, bounded by Randolph and Lake streets.
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Goettsch Partners and hospitality design firm TAL Studio, pay homage to the history of Chicago with thoughtfully curated architecture, design, art and style for an exceptional experience with the new Viceroy Chicago.
The Chicago Architecture Biennial (CAB) and Mayor Rahm Emanuel announce that Chicago-based curator and writer Yesomi Umolu will serve as the Artistic Director of the Biennial’s 2019 edition.
New renderings of the taller Obama Presidential Center building in Jackson Park on Chicago’s South Side by architects Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects and InterActive Design Architects, with Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates, Site Design Group and Living Habitats.
University of Chicago plans to build a new residential hall and dining commons opening in the 2020-21 academic year. The new Woodlawn Residential Commons will be designed by Elkus Manfredi Architects and will be located between Woodlawn and University Avenues, just north of 61st Street.
Inspired by the pulse of Chicago’s artistic energy, Foster + Partners has designed a new platform for performance in a city charged by music. Apple Michigan Avenue cascades down to the river’s edge, creating new connections between the city and the river.
The Chicago Architecture Biennial (CAB) announces final list of over 140 international architecture firms and artists who will participate in its second edition, entitled “Make New History,” to starts September 16, 2017.
Chicago Architecture Biennial public programming for 2017 – performances, talks, forums and film screenings. This architectural event runs September 16, 2017 through January 7, 2018, with Preview Days on September 14 and 15, 2017.