Wanda Lau Approximately 400 designers attended the 2017 AIA Women's Leadership Summit, held in Washington, D.C.

How to Advance in Architecture and More from the 2017 AIA Women’s Leadership Summit | Architect Mag

The sold-out biennial event offered strategies to promote equitable practices in the profession and to make it to the C-suite in the design profession. By Wanda Lau The presentations and stories hit close to home: The survey findings by the AIA San Francisco Equity by Design...
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Storefront for Art and Architecture asks: What are the architecture books yet to be written?

By Jackson Rollings On Saturday, September 23, Storefront for Art and Architecture will launch the New York Architecture Book Fair with a day-long conference, Architecture Books / Yet to be Written / 1982-2017-2052. The event will ask architects to think about the past and future...
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What's up with the Chicago Biennial? (Courtesy Chicago Architecture Biennial)

2nd architecture biennial shines light on present by looking at the past

By Blair Kamin The Chicago Architecture Biennial no longer can be accused of indulging in the city’s long tradition of windy braggadocio. When the big contemporary architecture and urban design exhibition opens this weekend, it will for the first time become an event that...
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Citta del Sole in Rome, designed by Labics Studio. Credit Marco Cappelletti

Chicago Architecture Biennial opens on September 16 | BLOUIN ARTINFO

The Chicago Architecture Biennial will be running from September 16th 2017 through January 7th 2018. This year’s Biennial features over 141 practitioners from more than 20 countries addressing the 2017 theme ‘Make New History.’ Artistic Directors Sharon Johnston and Mark Lee have...
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Chicago Architecture Biennial Releases Trailer Video | Architect Magazine

A 30-second taste of the festival that opens later this month. By Sara Johnson The Chicago Architecture Biennial kicks off again in the Windy City later this month, and the festival released a trailer last week. Watch the video below for a taste of what’s to come. Source:...
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What’s up with the 2017 Chicago Architecture Biennial? – Archpaper.com

By Matthew Messner The 2017 Chicago Architecture Biennial (CAB) will open its second iteration this September under the theme “Make New History.” This raises some serious questions. Why are we still talking about “history” in architecture? Didn’t the cheeky use of architectural...
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On the south side of the Chicago Cultural Center there's a 38-foot-diameter glass dome that is billed as

Do good with the Chicago Architecture Biennial – RedEye Chicago

By Shelbie Lynn Bostedt Chicago’s architecture has long been a point of pride for the Second City. We have boat tours and Segway trips devoted to admiring the buildings that create our iconic skyline. Now it’s our turn to give back and help others appreciate what makes our city...
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The Biennial will include an exhibit that presents a contemporary take on the 1922 Chicago Tribune Tower design competition in the Cultural Center’s Yates Hall. Chicago Architecture Biennial

The 2017 Chicago Architecture Biennial announces programming calendar – Curbed

The season-long expo will include numerous performances, lectures, public forums, and film screenings by Jay Koziarz Poised to return to the Windy City this fall following a successful 2015 inaugural event, the 2017 edition of the Chicago Architecture Biennial (CAB) has announced...
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Kogonada’s Columbus, starring John Cho and Haley Lu Richardson, closes the festival. Photo by Elisha Christian, Courtesy of Superlative Films via ADFF

Ninth annual Architecture and Design Film Festival announces lineup – Curbed

ADFF kicks off November 1 in New York City by Lauren Ro   The lineup for the ninth annual Architecture and Design Film Festival (ADFF) in New York City has been announced, and it includes over 30 feature-length and short films celebrating “the creative spirit that drives...
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Here’s what Miami saw during the 2017 solar eclipse – Curbed Miami

Worth the hype? by Josh Baumgard The peak of the 2017 solar eclipse has come and gone for Miami. While we were certainly not in the 70-mile-wide path of totality, where the sky goes dark as wildlife becomes confused, Miami witnessed about 78 percent of the sun being obscured by...
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