E Ink Launches Seven New Colors for E Ink Prism™ Dynamic Color Changing Film for Architecture

E Ink Holdings, “E Ink” (8069.TWO), the leading innovator of electronic ink technology in the world, today announced that E Ink Prism™, the groundbreaking product designed to transform the way spaces and surroundings are experienced, will be available in seven different colors: Voyage (dark blue), Daydream (cyan), Blush (red), Sprout (green), Zest (yellow), Harvest (brown)... Read more »

Filipino Americans Tackle Issue Of ‘Educational Downward Mobility’ And Select College Scholarship Winners At Gala Ball

Nicole Reyes knows what it’s like to search for money to pay for college. For years she’s filled out financial aid forms—an arduous process that she says frustrates most students and parents. “There was no warning or guidance from counselors and teachers,” says Reyes, “about navigating the complexity and difficulty of the application process.” Reyes... Read more »

Site-Specific Project Presented in Collaboration with the Chicago Architecture Biennial and Navy Pier

CHICAGO – EXPO CHICAGO, the International Exposition of Modern & Contemporary Art, in partnership with Navy Pier, Chicago’s mission-driven cultural district and the Chicago Architecture Biennial, will present the highly-anticipated collaboration between renowned contemporary artist Nick Cave and internationally-acclaimed architect and MacArthur Fellow Jeanne Gang for Here Hear Chicago, a new work that incorporates art,... Read more »
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High-Performing Materials featured at NeoCon show

This week, 50,000 design professionals are gathering in Chicago to see the latest products and prototypes at NeoCon. NeoCon offers an inside look at new trends transforming commercial design, such as enhancements in the offices of the future and the benefits of wellness-focused designs. As architects and interior designers imagine and create sleek, modern buildings... Read more »

The Future of Retail Design is Sweet

More than 800 companies exhibited both real candy and eye candy in the 2017 Sweets & Snacks Expo held on May 23rd through the 25th at Chicago’s McCormick Place. The annual show is hosted by the National Confectioners Association who featured candy and snack products in an array of eye-catching displays and technology innovations. “The... Read more »

Chicago, site of new TV sitcom to watch in 2017

“Chop Chop TV Show” is a hysterical, completely “American” themed sitcom, uniquely casted, and representing the perfection of millennial life – inclusive of race, culture and gender identities. The show launched through Chicago cable networks Comcast, XFinity, WOW, and RCN at Channel CBL25 on December 22, 2016 and can be viewed subsequently every Thursday evenings at... Read more »
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CHICAGO ARCHITECTURE BIENNIAL ANNOUNCES: The Appointment of Sharon Johnston and Mark Lee of the Architecture Firm Johnston Marklee as Artistic Directors of the 2017 Edition; the Appointment of Todd Palmer as Executive Director; Leadership Gifts From SC Johnson and BP 2017 Biennial; Dates and Alignment With Expo Chicago

CHICAGO (September 21, 2016) — The Chicago Architecture Biennial (CAB) and Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced today new leadership, funding, and dates for the second edition of the Biennial, to take place September 16—December 31, 2017. Sharon Johnston and Mark Lee of the Los Angeles—based firm Johnston Marklee, which participated in the inaugural Biennial, have been... Read more »

Expo Chicago Announces Official Partnership With Palais De Tokyo in Paris and the Institut Français for “hors Les Murs” Project in Chicago to Align With 2017 Edition

EXPO CHICAGO and Palais de Tokyo with the Institut Français, In Partnership with the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in the United States, To Present Groundbreaking Exhibition as an Official Satellite Program to the 2017 Edition of the Exposition Aligning with the Chicago Architectural Biennial CHICAGO— EXPO CHICAGO, The International Exposition of Contemporary &... Read more »

Physics Slam and Public Lecture

Physics Slam and Public Lecture
The structures of the natural and built environment are subject to forces and loads that can affect how they are designed. Whether you’re an architect or a fan of science (no need to be a scientist), then this event is for you! Come see five particle physicists from around the world put on a show... Read more »
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Rachel Armstrong, PhD is Headline Speaker for RIBA-USA's Program at Chicago Architecture Biennial

The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) USA will bring attendees of the Chicago Architecture Biennial to unusual experiences via a public lecture about “the idea that modern architecture designs for equilibrium – while Nature itself produces structures that are at far from equilibrium” in Chicago’s Fair Lady yacht. Rachel Armstrong, PhD, a Professor of... Read more »