Category Archives: CIC Events

TONIGHT: Tour Lakeview Pantry with Wheeler Kearns!

The Community Interface Committee will be touring Lakeview Pantry, winner of the 2017 Richard H. Driehaus Award for Architectural Excellence, with Wheeler Kearns this evening. If you are free, we invite you to join us to learn more about this transformative … Continue reading

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June 7: Community Interface Committee Meeting

Are you interested in strengthening the link between architects and the greater community? Join the Community Interface Committee for our next planning meeting Wednesday, June 7 at 6pm at AIA Chicago. We’ll provide an update and plot next steps for … Continue reading

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March 11: Tour Habitat for Humanity’s West Pullman Development

AIA Chicago’s Community Interface Committee is teaming up with Habitat for Humanity Chicago to host a tour of HFH’s community development efforts in West Pullman on Saturday, March 11. The tour will highlight the West Pullman neighborhood’s assets and initiatives and … Continue reading

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March 8: Community Interface Committee Meeting

Join us March 8 at 6pm at AIA Chicago for the next Community Interface Committee Planning Meeting! We will be discussing the expansion of our Architects In Schools initiative to Whittier Elementary and recruiting volunteers for the spring program. We will also investigate events and outreach … Continue reading

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CIC Planning Meeting – Wed., Nov. 30, 6pm

The Community Interface Committee will host its next planning meeting Wednesday, November 30 at 6pm at AIA Chicago. If you’re passionate about architects’ involvement in the greater community, join us to review potential events and ideas for 2017. We will discuss the … Continue reading

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Chicago Open Hand Studio Meet & Match

Are you a non-profit with a design challenge or a designer who wants to help a deserving organization move their mission forward? Then join the Chicago Open Hand Studio and the AIA Chicago Community Interface Committee, at Meet & Match to celebrate socially responsible … Continue reading

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Tour: Dorchester Art + Housing Collaborative

Photo Credit: Barry Rustin Photography Tour the award-winning Dorchester Art + Housing Collaborative this Saturday with project architects Catherine Baker and Josh Mings. Since winning the 2016 AIA/HUD Secretary’s Award in Creating Community Connection, the project is being used as a … Continue reading

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CIC Planning Meeting – Sept. 7, 6pm

Do you believe that design can improve the lives of individuals and communities? Are you interested in discussing pressing issues facing our city and planning events to raise awareness of these issues among design practitioners and the greater population? Are you … Continue reading

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AIA Chicago Architect in Schools Pilot Program

The AIA Chicago Community Interface Committee completed a successful pilot program for a new Architect in Schools initiative for AIA Chicago! CIC Co-chairs Kaitlin Streyle of Muller+Muller and Alexis Stumpf of Worn Jerabek Wiltse Architects, Maya Bird-Murphy of Landon Bone … Continue reading

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June 8: Books And… : How Librarians and Architects are Designing the 21st Century Public Library

What’s new at the public library in 2016? Are libraries still an essential community resource? What is the same and what has changed? How are library professionals and designers creating or adapting these facilities to meet today’s community needs? Join … Continue reading

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