- A behind-the-scenes look into our tours, programs and educational initiatives
- How CAF impacts and interprets Chicago
- An introduction to our expert staff, volunteers and partners
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CAF’s Jen Masengarb partnered with WBEZ’s Curious City to research this story in response to a question submitted by a curious citizen. Listen to the broadcast.
The doors to Chicago’s finest places and spaces don’t unlock themselves. This year, we’re introducing you to the passionate, enthusiastic people helping us put Open House Chicago 2016 together.
Take a detailed look at recent additions to CAF’s popular Chicago Model exhibit, from new towers in the West Loop area to the OneEleven apartment tower on Wacker and a LondonHouse update for the old London Guarantee Building.
The Chicago Architecture Foundation has been at the forefront of developing educational camps around Minecraft, which let students design skyscrapers, green spaces and more inside the blockbuster video game environment.
Chicago has so many amazing stories to tell.
How Your Neighborhood Looked From 1920 to 1950via DNAinfo
Innovation in Architecture
Architectural innovations like the steel-frame skyscraper have reshaped the built world's look and function. And every day, new technologies enable architects to address the challenges of the future.
Tesla just kicked off battery production at its massive Nevada Gigafactoryvia Inhabitat
The changing face of Chicago architecture—in structures old, new and yet to be—will always be newsworthy. Here, we track the buzz and battles, building context around a city’s issues as they unfold.