150 North Riverside | Goettsch Partners

150 North Riverside The sliver of land today known as 150 North Riverside sat vacant for decades. Wedged between the Chicago River to the east, active Amtrak rail lines to the west, and Lake and Randolph stree...

City Hyde Park | Studio Gang

City Hyde Park Located at a busy commercial intersection near Lake Michigan and adjacent to a commuter rail stop, it is designed as a pedestrian-friendly hub that has a positive impact on the greater urban evo...

A short visit to 6 Prominent Architecture Firms

A short visit to 6 Prominent Architecture Firms Have you ever wondered where the design ideas for London City Hall or The Gherkin were created? Or where the design concept of the Bibliotheca Alexandrina came t...

10 Top TED Talks for Architects to Watch (Part 2)

With the motto "Ideas worth spreading", TED Talks introduces us to a global community of online powerful and inspiring lectures that empower conversation, covering a variety of topics from technology to science...

Joe & Rika Mansueto Library | Murphy/Jahn

Joe & Rika Mansueto Library The site in the center of the University of Chicago Campus is surrounded by a variety of different buildings. With a mixture of styles, ranging from the gothic quadrangle to the...

Aqua Tower | Studio Gang

Aqua Tower At 82 stories, reaching a height of 876 feet, Aqua Tower is one of few tall buildings to create a community on its facade. Combining a hotel, offices, rental apartments, condominiums, and parking, a...