- Sustainable and responsive building materials
- Advanced technology in architecture
- Innovations in 3D scanning, 3D printing and other design visualizations
Latest Updates on Innovation in Architecture
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.
Adaptive reuse may be a trendy term right now, but the process of using a building or a piece of land for something other than originally intended is nothing new.
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.
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.
The Future Of Lake Shore Drive? Stunning New Beaches And 70 New Park Acresvia DNAinfo
We’re up to a lot around here, and we’d like to start sharing the personal side of CAF.
Your CAF Spring To-Do Listvia CAF
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.