- Sustainable and responsive building materials
- Advanced technology in architecture
- Innovations in 3D scanning, 3D printing and other design visualizations
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The rise of driverless vehicles and decline in car ownership means reimagining these ubiquitous structures.
Landscape architect Michael Van Valkenburgh’s firm is based in New York City and his work spans throughout the globe, but Chicago has managed to capture a part of his heart—and he, in turn, has left his own lasting mark on the city.
Architect Patricia Saldaña Natke is a founding partner and president of UrbanWorks, Ltd., an architecture firm dedicated to producing socially and environmentally responsible designs.
Francisco Gonzalez-Pulido is an internationally recognized architect who hails from Mexico.
Our buildings can make us sick. In Google, the movement for healthy architecture may have gotten its most powerful ally yet.
Parks & Public Spaces
Chicago’s playscapes - parks, playgrounds and green spaces - bring Chicagoans and visitors outside to play.
Check Out This Planned Streeterville Park, Called A 'Vacation In The City'via DNAinfo
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.
Goodbye Two-Flats, Goodbye Affordabilityvia Chicago Magazine
We’re up to a lot around here, and we’d like to start sharing the personal side of CAF.