"The Chicago 7": Chicago's Most Endangered Buildings List, 2018 Edition
What are Chicago's most endangered buildings? Find out at the unveiling of Preservation Chicago's 16th annual "Chicago 7" list. The list identifies architecturally significant structures that preservationists hope to save from the wrecking ball.
Book Club: "Sustainable Nation" with Doug Farr
Architect, urban designer and activist Doug Farr’s second book, “Sustainable Nation: Urban Design Patterns for the Future,” poses one big question: how can we make the world we want, as quickly as possible? Come get unique access to the author during…
Tour The Yard at Chicago Shakespeare with Architect Gordon Gill
On Feb. 15, get a behind-the-scenes look at The Yard at Chicago Shakespeare, a new, flexible theater that opened this fall on Navy Pier. Architect Gordon Gill and Chicago Shakespeare Theater Executive Director Criss Henderson will lead this special tour…
Chicago Architecture Foundation’s Celebrate Our City 2018 Gala
The 2018 Chicago Architecture Foundation Gala, Celebrate Our City, took place on Thursday, February 8, at Revel Fulton Market in the West Loop.
Read and Build: Skyscrapers - February 7
Chicago is famous for its tall skyscrapers. Together we’ll dream up buildings of all shapes and sizes and create your own mini-skyscraper to take home. Drop in any time between 9am-noon for multiple readings of “Iggy Peck, Architect” by Andrea Beaty…