Mini marketplaces help small businesses get off the ground.
Reimagining Chicago, Ward by Ward
The Chicago Architecture Foundation's ambitious new exhibition features 50 transformative proposals for building a better Chicago, presented by 50 of the city’s top architecture and design firms.Explore the Online Exhibition
Coming to a block near you! This community pop-up shop adds wheels and a regular service route to locals across several neighborhoods.
Houses that push out in order to look in.
2016 Student Newhouse Architecture + Design Competition winner proposes a community space for teens to solve problems and be creative.
A hub for design education and local manufacturing engages recovering communities on multiple levels.
The "plug and play" solution for activating spaces to sell, play and unite.
Instead of you going to the theater, this theater comes to you!
A structure that houses a book exchange also stimulates the imagination.
What color is racism? What color is segregation? Move beyond black and white.
Putting it all together: how the booming West Loop can really go into overdrive.
Can a symbol of leadership in urban public health rise again?
Floating parks unite communities for play, growth and positive change.
The most successful projects invite meaningful participation from the community from the start.
The branding of commercial corridors is elevated to an artwork of color and texture.