The Design Project – Production Time! What: Production for the competition! Where: Stantec, 224 South Michigan Avenue, Suite 1400 When: Thursday, February 23, 5:00 – 7:00 pm Why: PRODUCTION! PRODUCTION! PRODUCTION!       Important Files: 2017-02-23_Milestones Blog Quiz: N/A Next Meeting Where: Stantec, 224 South Michigan Avenue, Suite 1400 Next Meeting When: Thursday, February […]

The Design Project – Production Time! What: Graphics Presentation and Production for the competition! Where: Stantec, 224 South Michigan Avenue, Suite 1400 When: Thursday, February 16, 5:00 – 7:00 pm Why: PRODUCTION! PRODUCTION! PRODUCTION!   Important Files:     2017-02-16_Milestones PRESENTATION + REPRESENTATION Blog Quiz: N/A Next Meeting Where: Stantec, 224 South Michigan Avenue, Suite […]

The Design Project – Production Time!   What: Basic Structural Elements PK / Teamwork towards achieving milestones & client comments / OLD BUILDING & NEW BUILDING Presentations Where: Stantec, 224 South Michigan Avenue, Suite 1400 When: Thursday, February 9, 5:00 – 7:00 pm Why: This week Mentor Stacy presented about structures basics and we touched on professional liability. […]

The Design Project – Team Milestones and Presentations  Architecture is bound to situation… the site is a metaphysical link, a poetic link to what a building can be. -Steven Holl What: Budget PK / Teamwork towards achieving milestones & client comments / NEW BUILDING & STRUCTURES Presentations Where: Stantec, 224 South Michigan Avenue, Suite 1400 […]

The Design Project – Team Milestones and Presentations Design is thinking made visible – Saul Bass What: Structures PK / Teamwork towards achieving milestones & client comments / OLD BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION Presentations Where: Stantec, 224 South Michigan Avenue, Suite 1400 When: Thursday, January 19, 5:00 – 7:00 pm Why: Materials engineer Mentor gave an overview PK presentation […]

The Design Project – Site Analysis The sun never knew how great it was until it hit the side of a building. – Louis Kahn What: Site Analysis Petcha Ketcha Presentations & Design Charette Where: Stantec, 224 South Michigan Avenue, Suite 1400 When: Thursday, December 15, 5:00 – 7:00 pm Why:  First, there were two Petcha Ketcha presentations on […]

The Site Visit The road to success is always under construction.   -Lily Tomlin What: Site Visit Where: Southgate Market, South Canal Street When: Thursday, December 08, 5:00 – 7:00 pm Why: The students learned about the construction industry at a real site, and went on a scavenger hunt to find different construction elements. Important Files: general-release-for-visitors-minor site-visit-map […]