The New Bauhaus, a radical design school before its time
Led by visionary László Moholy-Nagy, the Chicago school had an unorthodox vision for industrial design.
What does a presidential building look like?
Barack Obama wants to create a new kind of presidential library. Why has that proven so contentious?
Chicago Architecture Biennial, in second act, will tackle architects' roles in a frayed society
Curators Sharon Johnston and Mark Lee talk to Curbed about their ambitions for the biennial’s sophomore iteration.
This industrial-chic hostel was designed for Instagram lovers
Guests are encouraged to connect with each other over Instagram before checking into the new Chicago hostel.
Juan Gabriel Moreno designs for the underdog
In a city of big towers and broad shoulders, the Chicago-based architect aims to uplift overlooked and underserved communities through good design and architecture.
Why is Donald Trump so afraid of architecture critics?
Maybe because they speak the truth
Why urban green roofs aren't just pretty gardens
In the latest installment of Engineered Nature, Karrie Jacobs explores the world's largest rooftop farms in Brooklyn and Chicago and discovers the place where high tech strategies and mother nature meet.
Breaking: Obama Presidential Library will be designed by Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects
The high-profile Chicago architecture commission is expected to open in 2020 or 2021.