A public-private initiative to turn the limestone facade of Chicago’s 1930 art deco Merchandise Mart into a nearly three-acre riverfront digital canvas is officially forging ahead.
- New projects and proposals that have Chicago talking—and often debating
- Changes on the horizon for the buildings and places that dazzle and puzzle us
- Context for design-related controversies in the news
Latest Updates on Evolving Chicago
The new owners of Chicago’s Tribune Tower plan to convert the iconic 1923 Gothic Revival style building to 165 condo units as well as construct a much taller glass and steel skyscraper next door.
The Obama Foundation has released an updated plan for its Obama Presidential Center in Chicago's Jackson Park after listening to community concerns for the better part of eight months.
We’re up to a lot around here, and we’d like to start sharing the personal side of CAF.
What excites you most about the Chicago Architecture Center?via CAF
Chicago has so many amazing stories to tell.
Chicago's last manual elevatorvia Chicago Magazine
Parks & Public Spaces
Chicago’s playscapes - parks, playgrounds and green spaces - bring Chicagoans and visitors outside to play.