https://www.citylab.com/design/2018/08/chicagos-shapes-return-50-years-later/567146/ One of the city’s most celebrated designers traces his style back to the work he saw by two Swiss men in the 1950s.
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- Chicago Park District pauses Obama Presidential Center construction - ArchPaper.comSeptember 18, 2018 10:27 am
- Will Chicago's next mayor exploit an opportunity to improve transit? - Chicago TribuneSeptember 18, 2018 10:17 am
- SOM uses interdisciplinary collaboration to design innovative facades - archpaper.comSeptember 11, 2018 10:45 am
- Chicago, After Rahm - CityLabSeptember 5, 2018 12:44 pm
- Chicago's two-flats and three-flats are vanishing — so is the art of living at the top of the stairs - Chicago TribuneSeptember 3, 2018 11:45 am
- 'Map Twins' Bridge the Gap Between Chicago's North and South Sides - CityLabSeptember 1, 2018 1:09 pm
Like in 2023 – Chicago Magazine http://www.chicagomag.com/Chicago-Magazine/August-2018/The-Chicago-Skyline-2023/ A once-in-a-lifetime construction boom is reshaping downtown. These six residential towers will soon rank among the city’s 13 tallest buildings.
https://chi.streetsblog.org/2018/08/15/city-should-raise-priority-of-using-damen-green-line-station-to-prime-good-land-use/ When I first saw the design for the new Green Line station at Damen Avenue on the Lake Street branch, I became worried that the station didn’t have an entrance providing access to the westbou…
https://archpaper.com/2018/08/nikes-chicago-church/ Nike outfitted an old church in Chicago’s West Loop into a state-of-the-art basketball facility featuring the brand’s signature style and putting elements of the worship space on display.
https://archpaper.com/2018/08/chicago-historic-preservation-trumpian-tactics/ Two controversial community battles in Chicagoland could redefine how historic preservation crusades are fought and won in our overheating national political climate.
https://www.citylab.com/equity/2018/08/how-chicagos-aldermen-help-keep-it-segregated/564983/ For decades, aldermen have used their “aldermanic prerogative” to reject affordable housing development, confining the city’s low-income residents, who are mostly black and brown, to a few areas of the city, a new report says.
https://archpaper.com/2018/08/chicago-pop-up-ordinance-experiment/ To combat the spread of vacant storefronts across the city and particularly in economically-challenged neighborhoods, a proposed ordinance would let entrepreneurs test pop-up concepts in empty spaces for anywhere from only five days to a full year.