Renovation Sparks New Vitality
Owners, developers, and tenants increasingly prefer traditional neighborhoods and forms.
Chicago Library Takes Over Former TV Studio
The West Loop branch preserves building’s industrial character.
Helping Nonprofits Rethink Workplaces And Architecture
Philanthropic groups deserve effective workspaces and mission-critical facilities to support volunteers and employees, and better serve their causes and constituencies.
Two factors affected by acoustics are hearing loss and individuals who use English as a second language. The role these two factors play are the subject of a podcast editorial director Gary L. Parr recorded with Gary Madaras, author of this article and acoustics specialist at Rockfon North America, Chicago.
- Lighting Ambiance Contributes To Work Environment
Illumination is anything but corporate at Microsoft Technology Center.
Syrios SY606 pendant, with an up and downlight, was selected as the predominant fixture throughout common spaces and corridors. Photography: John D’Angelo
- Trends Shape Lighting Design
- Designing For Data Flow
- Eliminate Elevator Lobbies
Evolving elevator hoistway codes and industry product development provide architects with new design options.
- Virtually Touring Taliesin West
- Setting The Foundation For Future-Ready Facilities