In The Latest Issue

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.

Featured Podcast

Hearing Loss, ESL & Acoustic Design

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.

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