A busy day for Chicago’s Plan Commission as they approve the Studio Gang designed Wanda Tower… http://www.chicagoarchitecture.org/2015/11/19/chicago-welcomes-wanda-its-new-1151-foot-tall-bride/ The Chicago Plan Commission has voted to approve the Wa […]
Chicago’s Plan Commission was busy yesterday, approves the south Loop’s tallest tower designed by Rafael Vinoly. http://www.chicagoarchitecture.org/2015/11/19/city-approves-new-tallest-tower-for-chicagos-south-loop/ Today the Chicago Plan Commission approved the construc […]
Chicago approves new 5-tower planned community along the river designed by Ralph Johnson at Perkins+Will http://www.chicagoarchitecture.org/2015/11/19/chicagos-newest-development-is-officially-a-thing-welcome-riverline/ Downtown Chicago’s newest planned community can officia […]
Ever Wonder what the view from the top of the AON Center looks like…? Observatory coming soon but for now here are some pictures. http://www.chicagoarchitecture.org/2015/11/10/aon-center-getting-an-observatory-heres-what-the-views-will-look-like/ Four months ago Crain’s Chicago Business reported that […]
Chicago’s New City Development Coming on Line to Mixed Reviews… http://arcchicago.blogspot.com/2015/11/flip-city-smiles-of-autumn-night-at-new.html A daily blog on architecture in Chicago, and other topics cultural, political and mineral. Click on the COMMENTS link under each post to join the discussion.
Housing Starts in Chicagoland are at Pre-Recession Levels but is it Sustainable or Affordable… https://chicagoagentmagazine.com/chicagoland-new-construction-at-highest-level-since-2008/ Construction is at the highest annual rate in Chicagoland since Q4 of 2008, according to a MetroStudy survey of the area’s construction markets in 2015 Q3.
Wicker Park is transitioning and Small Businesses are Feeling the Squeeze… http://chicago.curbed.com/archives/2015/11/05/wicker-park-retail-turnover.php Like many Chicago neighborhoods, Wicker Park continues to change and develop as new residents and businesses move in. However, over the last several months, an alarming trend has been…
Watch the trailer for Spike Lee’s controversial “Chiraq” movie here… http://www.chicagobusiness.com/article/20151103/NEWS07/151109952/get-a-sneak-peek-of-spike-lees-chiraq#utm_medium=email&utm_source=ccb-dailyalert&utm_campaign=ccb-dailyalert-20151103
Chicago’s Lastest “Largest Project in a Decade” getting underway at the former Atrium Village site… http://www.chicagoarchitecture.org/2015/11/02/razing-the-roof-and-everything-else-at-atrium-village/ Written by Editor on November 2, 2015
Chicago City Council Approves Lucas Museum, a foregone conclusion despite the objections of groups like Friends of the Park… http://www.chicagoarchitecture.org/2015/10/29/chicagos-lucas-museum-cleared-to-make-the-kessel-run-in-less-than-twelve-parsecs/ Written by Editor on October 29, 2015