Chicago’s Growth Spurt Hits A Gold Coast Corner

Another new development is coming to the area surrounding the Gold Coast’s Viagra Triangle. The tony ‘hood is not immune from the wave of...

Fulton Market Transformation Reaches Union Park

You don’t have to be an old-timer to remember when Chicago’s Fulton Market district was a no-go zone for most people.  It was a...

Pretty Much the Last Thing You Want to See at Top of Willis Tower

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IIT Architecture School Names New Dean

The former dean of Tulane University’s architecture school, and former editor of Architecture magazine has been tapped to head the College of...

Andersonville School Close to Becoming a Landmark

Chicago’s Landmarks Commission has approved a plan to make the former Lyman Trumbull school building in Andersonville the city’s newest...

Fulton Market Tower Gets Taller, Drops Solar

A new building going up just off Fulton Market is going even uppier. Or something like that.  Mark Goodman & Associates has been given...

“My job is done” — Stanley Tigerman: 1930-2019

One of the elder statesmen of Chicago architecture has died.  Stanley Tigerman passed away Monday at the age of 88. Stanley Tigerman (Courtesy of...

Loop Plot Zoned For a 600-Foot Tower Getting a 140-foot Hotel

There was a time when we’d sit in the Starbucks in the Hotel Allegro, write stories about architecture, and gaze through the rain wondering...

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