Pete Landon describes the role he plays in building healthy and affordable houses for the residents of Chicago. In this presentations he demonstrates that he is indeed giving the community a lot more than houses. He also walks us through his hobby of small scale recreational aviation.
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Marc Teer explains his inspiration behind creating the website Black Spectacles and founding the Un-Competition Project. He details his hopes and aspirations for how both projects will help and inspire the design and architecture communities.
"Presentation of the Day" on April 11, 2013.
Taking the Bull by the Horns
BY MATT DUMICH
@ VOL 12
ON DEC 01, 2009
Matt Dumich went on a vacation to Spain, and spent quite a bit of time delving into the art of bull-fighting. Matt discusses the history, ins and outs, and cultural significance of bulls to the Spanish people.
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Design For Recycling
BY DEBORAH KANG
@ VOL 2
ON SEP 25, 2007
Young architect Deborah Kang won a competition organized by the City of Chicago and AIA Chicago to design an eco-aware trash recepticle that was installed in Millennium Park. Her team's design garnered interest from design and sustainability organizations around the world - and was featured at Lollapalooza!
TIF for housing development and the use of the one year extension for housing
BY JON CAMERON
@ VOL 7
ON NOV 07, 2018
Tax incentives drive housing development. Learn how from Jon Cameron.