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...

Writers Theatre | Studio Gang Architects

Writers Theatre The new theater center has been designed as a “theater in a park,” a concept that is apparent throughout the facility, with direct access to the outdoors and beautiful vistas of the adjacent pa...

UNO Soccer Academy | JGMA

UNO Soccer Academy The United Neighborhood Organization (UNO) is embarking upon a master plan that will embrace soccer and the notion of soccer as a link between community, family, education, health, and nutri...

Freeform 3D-Printed House | WATG

Freeform 3D-Printed House WATG’s innovative Urban Architecture Studio has been announced as the First Prize winner for The Freeform Home Design Challenge, a competition to design the world’s first freeform 3D ...

Chicago’s Historic Navy Pier | HOK

Chicago’s Historic Navy Pier As a centennial vision initiative of the historic Navy Pier in Chicago, pier authority explored the potentials of reinstating a spectacular tourist harbor through a design competit...

Chicago’s Chinatown Branch Library | SOM

Chicago's Chinatown Branch Library 30The Chinatown Branch Library serves as a new civic, educational and a social hub for Chicago’s Chinatown neighborhood, providing a much-needed public gathering place gear...

‘Genius’ Architect of the Year Announced

The Architectural Review, a prestigious British Publication, just announced the Architect of the Year in its Women of Architecture 2016 awards, and its none other than the 'genius' Jeanne Gang of Chicago. Th...