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  • ADAPTATION AND RENOVATION OF SCHULZE BAKERY TO A MIXED USE BUILDING 

    Al-Guneid, Wigdan (2011-05)
    Holding focus on techinics and strategies of development arc, a landmark building on the south side of Chicago will be re-adapted and transformed from a bakery to a much needed mixed use building.
  • Adaptive Building Skin 

    Kim, Minjae (2010-05-01)
    City is made up of diversity and density. Diverse factors make activities and different relationships in a city. These are very sensitive to other factors’ changes. Their various responses make city dynamic and finally ...
  • Adaptive Reuse Hybrid Development 

    Jarzabkowski, Henry (2011-05)
    Producing and designing a prototype hybrid use development strategy for a neighboring pair of preexisting historical building in Chicago’s North side community of Lakeview.
  • Chicago Casino 

    Sholar, Scott (2011-05)
    Transforming abandoned grain elevators while redefining the normal Casino typology. Understanding the capabilities of abandoned grain elevators and how they can be reused to create a successful design.
  • The Collegiate Strip: An Urban Renewal of Main Street 

    Wade, Jessica (2012)
    This project was a look at redeveloping Main Street in Buffalo,New York to become a new Collegiate Strip for College students. The detailed site located at the intersection of Jewett Avenue and Main Street provided a new ...
  • the evolution of the south fork turning basin 

    Grilli, Graham (2011-05)
    a historical analysis of the South Fork Turning basin from 1833-2040 including proposals for future timeline. wetland remediation coupled with modular housing and adaptive reuse solutions. prototype for other potential ...
  • Exchange: Reinvisioning Infrastructure in the Union Stockyards 

    Miskowiec, Jason (2012-05)
    The Exchange Project proposes the physical framework to enable a transformation of existing industrial related infrastructure, a different way to understand the city and the way we live in it at the pedestrian level. The ...
  • Far Eastern Spatial Techique Utilized in Architectural Design 

    Qian, Zhao (2010-05-01)
    This project spans techniques used in path, enclosure, play of light, perspective illusion, and time measurement. Concepts are arrived at by rational thought, expressing individual experience accessible by persons practicing ...
  • A FAT home 

    Szajna, Conrad (2012-05)
    The aim of this thesis is to revitalize suburban subdivisions not by destroying existing typology but by using the typical cookie cutter homes as a basis for re-envisioning subdivisions. By creating key room components, ...
  • Library ReDefinition 

    Avery, Brian (2011-05)
    The Alcuin Library was designed in the 1960's by Marcel Breuer when the purpose of a library was to provide storage of, and access to, information. This project is an addition and renovation of the existing academic library ...
  • The Memory Steps 

    Kwon, Oh Keun (2012-05)
    "The Memory Step"� is a public library combined with a community center. The project is located in an urban area that has lost much of its character over time. Time has several important meanings that include tradition, ...
  • Monumental Adaptation: Reimagining the Old Chicago Post Office 

    Turgeon, Noel (2012-05)
    MONUMENTAL ADAPTATION: REIMAGINING THE OLD CHICAGO POST OFFICE Built in 1932, the Old Chicago Main Post Office was the largest post office in the world at three million square feet. It was designed to accommodate the ...
  • New Urban Living in a Closed City 

    Witzman, Brad (2010-05-01)
    This project is investigating the change in urban dwelling typologies when an impassable perimeter is placed around a city for future social and environmental reasons. I will work in two phases first establishing how the ...
  • Oil Rig Eco Hotel 

    Marcan, Stephanie (2011-05)
    By refashioning the design and programmatic use of an offshore oil rig into a luxury hotel for ecotourists, a new age of responsible travel may emerge. By twisting the symbol of oil dependency into an ecologically preserved, ...
  • Overlap Overlay 

    Wankel, Jordan (2011-05)
    The purpose of this overlay is to provide the proper mechanics which allows a new type of home ownership while addressing current urban vacancy. The overlay attempts to be democratic. It establishes basic rules based on ...
  • Remixed: Reuse, Recycles, Mixed Use, Mixed Income 

    Hamburg, Michael (2012-05)
    A mixed use, mixed income proposal for the Chicago south side, adaptively reusing shipping containers to keep construction costs low
  • Transitional Refugee Community: Design Strategy for Dry/Arid Regions 

    Nakalembe, Hanifah (2010-05-01)
    The proposed master’s project is the exploration of how architectural planning and design can improve and increase efficiency in transitional housing during emergency relief and/or conflict related situations. The project ...
  • Urban Margins : An Architectural Narrative 

    Phillips, Christopher (2011-05)
    Manhattan’s expansion is limited by its context; for decades its growth has been upward and inward. It fills the remaining gaps and leftover spaces in its own fabric. As time presses on, this layered context grows in ...
  • Urban Margins : An Architectural Narrative 

    Phillips, Christopher (2011-05)
    Manhattan’s expansion is limited by its context; for decades its growth has been upward and inward. It fills the remaining gaps and leftover spaces in its own fabric. As time presses on, this layered context grows in ...