not a plethora of design galleries at the sixth edition of expo chicago but those who showed up are gems.
in its seventh edition, this fair continues to advance artistic discourse with its 135 international exhibitors, a synmposium on the intermingling of art, architecture and design, plus installations by emerging and established artists such as tom burr, wang du, and sandford biggers.
nine leading architectural firms with experience in developing innovative riverfronts, parks, and public spaces, were engaged to provide their visions for a unified aesthetic along chicago’s riverfront. ultimately, these ideas and the public input we will be gathering from this website and the exhibition will inform the development of updated river edge design guidelines for future projects along the chicago river.
navy pier welcomes world-renowned contemporary artist nick cave and international architect and macarthur fellow jeanne gang for here hear chicago, a new site-specific project that incorporates art, design and performance.
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.”
ron krueck and mark sexton’s mind for form and material is showcased in this exhibition which focuses on the duo’s furniture design dating back to the 80s.
above> hannah vaughan chair pavilion 20th c presents an intriguing group of five artists, where process is an underlying theme and the integral link between concept and creation. elliot bergman cleveland dean eric gushee lukas machnik hannah vaughan the processes of additive and reductive, layering and repetition or the stripping away of chosen materials and iterations of […]
12 > 16 november 2015 | new york city
17 > 20 september 2015 | chicago
an intermingling of fine art architecture design.