Architects of the Obama Presidential Center, Tod Williams and Billie Tsien, win national AIA Award for the University of Chicago's Logan Center for the Arts. The Center houses the university's visual arts, film, music, and theater programs, finally uniting the programs under one roof.
- Sustainable and responsive building materials
- Advanced technology in architecture
- Innovations in 3D scanning, 3D printing and other design visualizations
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Tesla's new battery factory, known as the Gigafactory, is about 30% completed. When the 10 million square foot structure is finished, Tesla expects it to be the biggest building in the world.
Parks & Public Spaces
Chicago’s playscapes - parks, playgrounds and green spaces - bring Chicagoans and visitors outside to play.
Luftwerk’s ‘Turning Sky’ lighting installation on 606 to be unveiledvia Curbed
Chicago has so many amazing stories to tell.
This Could Be The Oldest Photo in Chicago's Historyvia 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.