Category Archives: Community Events

Volunteer for INOMA’s Project Pipeline summer camp

PROJECT PIPELINE CAMP is a process driven architecture camp for Chicago students in grades 6th – 8th. Students will be introduced to the concepts, professionals, and opportunities that make up the design profession. Students will work individually and collaboratively to … 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 2: Art in Urgent Times with Rick Lowe

The National Public Housing Museum is excited to partner with UIC’s Social Justice Initiative, the Illinois Humanities, and the College of Architecture, Design and the Arts at UIC for an evening with MacArthur “genius” Rick Lowe and Chicago-based artists Isis Ferguson and … Continue reading

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11/7: Forest Preserves of Cook County Workshop

How well do you know the Cook County Forest Preserves? With nearly 80,000 acres of land, the Preserves (CCFP) are truly a great environmental, recreational and educational resource for our region. This workshop, or mini-charrette, will provide an overview of the … Continue reading

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Thursday – Ignite the discussion on Environmental Justice

Can an understanding of marginal lands and racialized topography provide an urban ecology that addresses issues of environmental justice? Inspired by recent research such as William Cronon’s Nature’s Metropolis and Eric Sanderson’s Manahatta, this Ignite! presentation by celebrated landscape architect Kurt Culbertson will … Continue reading

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Seeking Female Architects

AIA Chicago is looking for female architects to volunteer for an upcoming youth program. AIA Chicago has partnered with the Art Institute of Chicago and Chicago Public Schools (CPS) for a youth and architecture event called Green Cities Green Schools Balancing … Continue reading

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Archeworks New Series: Agendas 01 — August 18th, 6pm

On August 18th, 6pm, Archeworks will kick off their new series Archeworks Agendas 01 – a “platform for sharing ideas and projects that inspire change in Chicago and beyond. The event will showcase the work of emerging leaders, change-makers and … Continue reading

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Place Lab – Public Convening on Ethical Redevelopment – June 22, 2-5pm

What does ethical redevelopment in Chicago look like to you? Join Place Lab’s first convening on the subject to hear and participate in the discussion Wednesday, June 22 from 2-5pm at Logan Center for the Arts, University of Chicago, 915 E 60th … Continue reading

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Driving Innovation in Real Estate Development with Mission-based Organizations

IFF Real Estate Services, with Northwestern University, will be discussing innovations in development with mission-based organizations at this upcoming event! RSVP by emailing MPM-EMDC@Northwestern.edu Wednesday, May 25, 2016 7:30 to 9:30 am Continental breakfast provided Kellogg Conference Center Northwestern University … Continue reading

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RFQ – ArtHouse, Gary IN

Request for Qualifications: Public Art Commissions at ArtHouse, Gary, IN ArtHouse: A Social Kitchen (arthousegary.com) Deadline: January 11, 2016 ArtHouse Artistic Director Theaster Gates and project leadership seek qualifications from artists and designers interested in creating temporary, original, site-responsive public … Continue reading

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