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CIC Presents: Drafting the City of Chicago’s Healthy Food Plan

Thursday, October 11th 6:00 – 7:30 PM AIA Chicago, 35 E. Wacker Drive, Suite 250 RSVP at AIA Chicago: http://www.aiachicago.org/events.asp#October2012 Event 7 of A Year To Grow: A yearlong exploration of the role architects can play in the development of … Continue reading

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Tour of Growing Home’s Wood Street Urban Farm

Saturday, April 21 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM 5814 South Wood Street RSVP: http://www.aiachicago.org/events.asp A wonderful way to start your Earth Day weekend – Join the CIC on the 5th event of it’s year long series – “A Year to … Continue reading

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UNO Veterans Memorial Charter School Campus wins Citation of Merit

Congratulations to UrbanWorks for winning a Citation of Merit in the category of Distinguished Building in the 2011 Design Excellence Awards!  The building truly deserves this appraise as it is definitely an excellent example of how successfully an adaptive reuse project can … Continue reading

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Firm Tour – Open Hand Studio: A Case for Pro Bono

Join the CIC on Tuesday, November 8th from 6:00-7:30 at Cannon Design.  Founded in 2009, the Open Hand Studio fulfills a commitment to socially responsible design, considered an integral aspect of our practice. John Syvertsen, FAIA, Christopher Lambert, Matt McGrane, … Continue reading

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Project Tour: UNO Veterans Memorial Charter School Campus

Saturday, October 1st 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM 4248 West 47th Street RSVP: http://www.aiachicago.org/events.asp#October2011 Join the Community Interface Committee and UrbanWorks, Ltd. to tour their most recent competition winning project. This project achieves design excellence transforming an existing industrial concrete … Continue reading

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Firm Tour: Design Catalysts in Communties

Thursday, July 14th 6:00-7:30 PM 213 W. Institute Place, #710 RSVP: http://www.aiachicago.org/events.asp Join us to tour an award winning, community focused architecture firm based in Chicago – UrbanWorks.  Since its founding in 1993, UrbanWorks, Ltd. has embraced a philosophy of … Continue reading

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