Past Events

From Me to We: Imagining the City of 2050

What will urban life be like in 2050? Several local architects offer insights and predictions for a future Chicago.

Organization: 
Chicago Architecture Center
Exhibition Dates: 
Nov. 29, 2018
Posted by Mary.Fichtner on November 29, 2018 - 11:12am

Fifty Years after Whitney Young, Jr.

Few individuals have had as lasting an impact on AIA as civil rights leader Whitney M. Young Jr.

From his monumental AIA speech in 1968 to the architecture award that bears his name, Young’s legacy continues to challenge architects to create a more responsible and equitable field.

Organization: 
Architects Foundation
Exhibition Dates: 
Aug. 27, 2018 to Nov. 24, 2018
Posted by Mary.Fichtner on August 28, 2018 - 12:24pm

The Senses: Design Beyond Vision

With over 65 design projects and more than 40 objects and installations to touch, hear, and smell, The Senses is an inclusive celebration of the sensory richness of design.

Organization: 
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Exhibition Dates: 
Apr. 15, 2018 to Oct. 28, 2018
Posted by Mary.Fichtner on May 1, 2018 - 3:57pm

NatureStructure

On May 17, 2018, BSA Space will premier NatureStructure, a global overview showcasing more than 30 architectural and design projects that work in harmony with nature to heal and restore ecosystems and make cities more resilient and sustainable.

Organization: 
Boston Society of Archtitects/BSA Space
Exhibition Dates: 
May. 17, 2018 to Sep. 23, 2018
Posted by Mary.Fichtner on May 17, 2018 - 8:09am

Welcome Home

Welcome Home’ is a journey through Danish homes. The exhibition shows the major historical events that have shaped the way we live – from industrialization and world wars to megacities and threatening climate crises. It examines how current challenges, such as demographics and evolving family structures, affect our homes today.

Organization: 
Danish Architecture Center
Exhibition Dates: 
May. 07, 2018 to Sep. 23, 2018
Posted by Mary.Fichtner on May 31, 2018 - 3:53pm

Making Room: Housing for a Changing America

Making Room: Housing for a Changing America explores cutting-edge housing typologies through case studies and the presentation of The Open House—a flexible, 1,000-square-foot home designed for the exhibition by architect Pierluigi Colombo.

Organization: 
National Building Museum
Exhibition Dates: 
Nov. 18, 2017 to Sep. 16, 2018
Posted by Mary.Fichtner on December 4, 2017 - 11:23am

Access + Accessibility

Access+Ability features over 70 innovative designs developed in the last decade. From low-tech products that assist with daily routines to the newest technologies, the exhibition explores how users and designers are expanding and adapting accessible products and solutions in ways previously unimaginable.

Organization: 
Cooper Hewitt
Exhibition Dates: 
Feb. 01, 2018 to Sep. 03, 2018
Posted by Mary.Fichtner on March 1, 2018 - 1:13pm

Fun House

Fun House, designed by Snarkitecture, is the latest in the Museum’s imaginative Summer Block Party series of temporary structures inside its historic Great Hall.

Organization: 
National Building Museum
Exhibition Dates: 
Jul. 04, 2018 to Sep. 03, 2018
Posted by Mary.Fichtner on July 25, 2018 - 9:58am

Designing Waste: Strategies for a Zero Waste City

Designing Waste: Strategies for a Zero Waste City explores how we manage waste in our buildings and neighborhoods, and how design can help reduce the amount of waste that goes to landfill.

Organization: 
Center for Architecture, New York
Exhibition Dates: 
Jun. 14, 2018 to Sep. 01, 2018
Posted by Mary.Fichtner on June 12, 2018 - 12:09pm

From Me to We: Imaging the City of 2050

What will urban life be like in 2050? Several local architects offer insights and predictions for a future Chicago.

The world is becoming more populated and the growth is urban.

Organization: 
Chcago Architecture Center
Exhibition Dates: 
Sep. 01, 2018
Posted by Mary.Fichtner on October 11, 2018 - 6:08am

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