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Writers Theatre Wins 2017 Architizer A+ Awards

The Studio’s Civic Commons project was also recognized with a Special Mention.

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Architectural Record — “Civic Lesson: New Social Infrastructure”

Studio Gang’s Civic Commons project is featured in this Architectural Record article highlighting new ways that cities can invest in social infrastructure, helping to bridge gaps among diverse socioeconomic groups and foster a greater sense of community.

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Architizer — “After Zaha: What Now for Women in Architecture?”

“While the fight for gender parity in the workplace is often fought in political arenas, the need for new role models and advocates for women in the profession cannot be understated—and it is on this front that one can draw hope.”

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Vote for Writers Theatre in the Architizer A+ Popular Choice Awards

Writers Theatre is a finalist in the Architizer A+ Awards, and you can vote in the Popular Choice Awards.

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WTTW Urban Nature — “Building a Bird-Safe City”

Jeanne Gang is featured in this video highlighting efforts to build a bird-safe city.

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Weston Walker at Virginia Tech

March 15, 2017
Blacksburg, VA

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Curbed — “The 21 Most Spectacular theaters in the U.S.”

Writers Theatre is featured among an illustrious list of the most spectacular theaters in the United States.

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Architect’s Newspaper — “City of Chicago Asks Architects to Envision Future of Riverfront”

“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.”

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New York Times — “In Chicago and Philadelphia, the Difference a Park Makes”

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.

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Globe and Mail — “Rethinking the Towers that Be”

“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.”

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Royal Architectural Institute of Canada Announces 2017 Honorary Fellows

Jeanne Gang is honored with a 2017 Fellowship from the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada.

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Reimagining the Civic Commons — “Reveal, Connect, and Engage: How Design Thinking Can Help Cities”

Studio Gang Principal Gia Biagi highlights our Civic Commons project, aimed at making public spaces more relevant, useful, and potent.
 

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A Community Conversation at the Arkansas Arts Center

March 2, 2017
Little Rock

“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.”

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Curbed — “The 13 Most Important Construction and Development Projects in the United States”

Vista Tower is featured in this round-up of the most important construction and development projects in the nation.

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Jeanne Gang at the University of Arkansas

February 27, 2017
Little Rock

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Curbed Chicago — “Studio Gang’s ‘Solstice on the Park’ Tower Cleared to Rise 26 Stories”

“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.” 

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Weston Walker at the City of Tomorrow Summit

February 4, 2017
New York

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.

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Architectural Record — “Interview with Jeanne Gang”

“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.”

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Juliane Wolf at the Women in the Built World Symposium

January 27, 2017
Chicago

Studio Gang Design Principal Juliane Wolf joined Carrie Warner of Halvorson and Partners at the Women in the Built World Symposium to present the innovative design of Writers Theatre.

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Studio Gang to Help Develop Dynamic New Vision for Memphis Riverfront

“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.”

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Jeanne Gang’s TED Talk Now Online

“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.”

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