The installation is presented as part of the Museum’s Summer Block Party 2017.
The Studio’s Civic Commons project was also recognized with a Special Mention.
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.
“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.”
Writers Theatre is a finalist in the Architizer A+ Awards, and you can vote in the Popular Choice Awards.
Jeanne Gang is featured in this video highlighting efforts to build a bird-safe city.
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.
Vista Tower is featured in this round-up of the most important construction and development projects in the nation.
“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.”
“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.”
“Architect Jeanne Gang of Chicago-based Studio Gang and exhibition designer Ralph Appelbaum unveiled their latest designs for the new Richard Gilder Center for Science, Education, and Innovation.”
Jeanne Gang joined Justin Kaufmann on WGN Radio.
“2016 proved to be a standout year for women in another male-dominated field: Chicago architecture.”
Blair Kamin highlights the Chicago Tribune’s 2016 Chicagoans of the Year in Architecture.