March 24, 2017
Center for Architecture
536 LaGuardia Place
$15 for AIA members and students with valid ID; $20 for general public
Jeanne Gang is featured in this video highlighting efforts to build a bird-safe city.
March 16, 2017
111 S. Michigan Avenue
March 15, 2017
Virginia Tech School of Architecture + Design
Writers Theatre is featured among an illustrious list of the most spectacular theaters in the United States.
“Mayor Rahm Emanuel, the Chicago Department of Planning and Development (DPD), and the Metropolitan Planning Council (MPC) announced the launch of the Chicago Urban River Edges Ideas Lab.”
Architecture critic Michael Kimmelman highlights our Eleanor Boathouse in Chicago’s Bridgeport neighborhood as part of a larger trend to drive social and economic progress by focusing on parks and other public spaces.
“Chicago architect Jeanne Gang is coming to Canada, and her firm Studio Gang has ambitions that undercut everything we think we know about tower living.”
Jeanne Gang is honored with a 2017 Fellowship from the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada.
March 2, 2017
Arkansas Arts Center
“At the first of many community conversations regarding the future of the Arkansas Arts Center, Studio Gang founder and principal Jeanne Gang shared insights on her firm’s philosophy regarding architecture and approach to design, focusing on the ways architecture can help people connect with each other and their environment.”
Vista Tower is featured in this round-up of the most important construction and development projects in the nation.
February 27, 2017
Vol Walker Hall
Ken and Linda Sue Shollmier Hall, Room 250
“The Solar Carve Tower office building at 40 Tenth Ave. in the Meatpacking District is ready for the light of day.”
“In the works since 2007, Hyde Park’s highly anticipated ‘Solstice on the Park’ high-rise has just cleared another important milestone in its construction process.”
February 4, 2017
92nd Street Y
Studio Gang New York’s Prinicpal in Charge Weston Walker participated in the session “NYC’s Landmarks: Reimagined,” moderated by Susan S. Szenasy, at the City of Tomorrow: Real Estate, Architecture & Design Summit.
“It’s important to be inventive with processes and with solutions. But it doesn’t necessarily have to involve bricks and mortar. Sometimes things that have nothing to do with the traditional idea of what architecture is can be game-changing.”
“Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland announced today the creation of the Mayor’s Riverfront Task Force, which will work to develop a dynamic new vision for the city’s riverfront.”
“Jeanne Gang uses architecture to build relationships. In this engaging tour of her work, Gang invites us into buildings large and small, from a surprising local community center to a landmark Chicago skyscraper.”
“Each year the American Institute of Architects bestows the Institute Honor Awards, considered by many to be the highest recognition for excellence in design. ... These stunning projects show the world the range of outstanding work architects create and highlight the many ways buildings and spaces can improve our lives.”
“Nestled inside architect Jeanne Gang’s eponymous Studio Gang—the venerable firm behind iconic Chicago skyscrapers like the Aqua Tower and the buzzed-about Vista Tower—is an 800-square-foot model-making workshop helmed by Schuyler Smith and Juan De La Mora. Here, an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at Studio Gang’s masterpieces in the making.”
“The design embodies the [American Museum of Natural History’s] ambition to become an avenue for discovery—an institution that makes scientific research transparent, that becomes a hub for public education, and that leaves visitors of all ages excited, inspired, and curious about the natural world.”