vertical city brings together 15 architects torevisit the 1922 chicago tribune tower competition that attracted 263 entries from the united states and around the world. the influence and reach of this particular project drove many responses and copies.
29 october 2017 > 15 january 2018 | the art institute of chicago
2 > 5 november 2017 | chicago
studio mumbai brings architects into the making process with workshop team of over 100 crafts-people, artisans, and builders to what principal bijoy jain calls ‘making a sound and getting a response’.
one of main venues in recent years during milan’s annual design week in april, ventura lambrate, has shut down. the crowds and content that came to the area has come with a price. gentrification. “the success of ventura lambrate also meant that the area came into development,” said margriet vollenberg, founder and curator of ventura projects.
this year’s design week is 7 days worth of programming and events dedicating to the topic at hand — a deep examination of the various intersections impacting the design world and our broader communities.
not a plethora of design galleries at the sixth edition of expo chicago but those who showed up are gems.
for the 2017 chicago biennial, sanaa teamed up with the illlinois institute of technology, college of architecture to explore scenarios for the development of the iit campus and how it might impact the surrounding neighborhoods.
the second edition of the chicago architecture biennial (cab) is the largest architecture and design exhibition in north america, showcasing the transformative global impact of creativity and innovation in these fields. this year’s biennial features over 141 practitioners from more than 20 countries addressing the 2017 theme “make new history.”
with a theme of design is business speakers are asked what they’re reading.