Photos 2009

Day 10 | EiA EXPO: Student Open House
Students work to finish their projects for the EXPO

Students work to finish their projects for the EXPO

Jordan encourages his model to stand up
Jordan encourages his model to stand up
Brian wonders about the new kid in the studio
Brian wonders about the new kid in the studio
Students set up the lower core for the EXPO
Students set up the lower core for the EXPO
Students relax after completing workshop
Students relax after completing workshop
Friends and Family review student work
Friends and Family review student work
EXPO: Student Open House
EXPO: Student Open House

Day 8 and 9 | Studio Day+Critique

Studio | Rachel and Lucille working on "Personal Space" problem

Studio | Rachel and Lucille working on "Personal Space" problem

Studio | Taylor working on her design for her personal space.
Studio | Taylor working on her design for her personal space.
 
Studio | Jasmine working on model for studio project.
Studio | Jasmine working on model for studio project.

 

Studio | Amy working  the model for her personal space.
Studio | Amy working the model for her personal space.
Studio | Brian presenting his work in studio critique.
Studio | Brian presenting his work in studio critique.
Studio | Peter presenting his work in the studio critique.
Studio | Peter presenting his work in the studio critique.

Day 7 | Museum of Science and Industry – Vertical Farm + Smart Home Exhibit

Museum of Science and Industry | Fast Forward Exhibit Entry in mist

Museum of Science and Industry | Fast Forward Exhibit Entry in mistMuseum of Science and Industry | Vertical Farm Exhibit

Museum of Science and Industry | Rachel, Amy, and Zephan in Fast Forward Exhibit
Museum of Science and Industry | Rachel, Amy, and Zephan in Fast Forward Exhibit
Museum of Science and Industry | Simone reflecting on advanced geometry

Museum of Science and Industry | Simone reflecting on advanced geometry

Museum of Science and Industry | Students entering Smart Home exhibit
Museum of Science and Industry | Students entering Smart Home exhibit
Studio | Students hard at work
Studio | Students hard at work

Day 6 | Ross Barney Architects and DeStefano Partners Firm Visits

Lunch at IIT Commons before visiting architecture firms.
Lunch at IIT Commons before visiting architecture firms.
Ross Barney Architects | Tour of 3 level office space.
Ross Barney Architects | Tour of 3 level office space.
Ross Barney Architects | Jonathan showing the students a sample drawing set.
Ross Barney Architects | Jonathan showing the students a sample drawing set.
Ross Barney Architects | Grace and Ross listening as Jonathan and Kim talk about the firm's work.
Ross Barney Architects | Grace and Ross listening as Jonathan and Kim talk about the firm’s work.
DeStefano Partners | Students listen as Mark discuss the firm's work in the "gallery."
DeStefano Partners | Students listen as Mark discuss the firm’s work in the “gallery.”

 

 Day 5 | Oak Park

 

Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio

Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio

Zephan, Peter, and Mekael sketching out ideas at lunch.
Zephan, Peter, and Mekael sketching out ideas at lunch.
Unity Temple | Students standing in courtyard.
Unity Temple | Students standing in courtyard.
Unity Temple
Unity Temple
Unity Temple
Unity Temple
Unity Temple | Peter practicing his lecture.
Unity Temple | Peter practicing his lecture.

Day 4 | Murphy/Jahn Firm Tour + Millennium Park

Murphy/Jahn Office Tour | Students in Lobby
Murphy/Jahn Office Tour | Students in Lobby

 

Murphy/Jahn Office Tour | Keith Palmer discusses projects in conference room
Murphy/Jahn Office Tour | Keith Palmer discusses projects in conference room
Billy Goat Tavern | Students waiting in line for "cheezeborger, cheezeborger"
Billy Goat Tavern | Students waiting in line for “cheezeborger, cheezeborger”
 Millennium Park with Professor Barbara Geiger | Students at "Cloud Gate" (aka "The Bean")
Millennium Park with Professor Barbara Geiger | Students at “Cloud Gate” (aka “The Bean”)
Millennium Park | Zephan and Jacob at Crown Fountain
Millennium Park | Zephan and Jacob at Crown Fountain
Millennium Park | Students and T-Rex "Made in China"
Millennium Park | Students and T-Rex “Made in China”
 Millennium Park | Students at Art Institute Expansion Pedestrian Walkway (Renzo Piano)
Millennium Park | Students at Art Institute Expansion Pedestrian Walkway (Renzo Piano)

Day 3 | Studio

“Personal Space” Project (References)

Alchemy Architects WeeHouse: http://weehouse.com/flash/SFWA_index.html

MOMA Home Delivery Exhibition (history of prefab housing): http://www.momahomedelivery.org/

Tumbleweed Homes: http://www.tumbleweedhouses.com/

Living Small/Japan’s Micro-Homes: http://images.businessweek.com/ss/07/03/0314_microhomes/index_01.htm

Triangulated Structure Exercise | Brian, Zephan, and Jacob
Triangulated Structure Exercise | Brian, Zephan, and Jacob
Triangulated Structure Exercise | Brittany, Grace, and Peter
Triangulated Structure Exercise | Brittany, Grace, and Peter
Triangulated Structure Exercise | Jordan sketching out ideas
Triangulated Structure Exercise | Jordan sketching out ideas
State Street Village (SSV) Tour | Students inside sample dorm room
State Street Village (SSV) Tour | Students inside sample dorm room
State Street Village (SSV) Tour | Students on top of roof deck
State Street Village (SSV) Tour | Students on top of roof deck
State Street Village (SSV) Tour | Lefie, Zephan, and Simone on top of roof deck
State Street Village (SSV) Tour | Lefie, Zephan, and Simone on top of roof deck

Day 2 | Chicago Architecture Foundation Boat Tour

The crew getting ready for the day.

The crew getting ready for the day.

On the move

On the move

Students learning about the new river walk expansion -- Marina City in background.
Students learning about the new river walk expansion — Marina City in background.
Jacob, Chris, and Peter looking at 1" = 100' scale model of the City of Chicago.
Jacob, Chris, and Peter looking at 1″ = 100′ scale model of the City of Chicago.
Jasmine and Lefie sketching at "Agora" statue by Magdalena Abakanowicz
Jasmine and Lefie sketching at “Agora” statue by Magdalena Abakanowicz
Simone sketching at "Agora" statue by Magdalena Abakanowicz
Simone sketching at “Agora” statue by Magdalena Abakanowicz

Day 1 | Welcome+Marshmallow Tower

What is Architecture? (audio and video) : http://vimeo.com/3248803

Students within Crown Hall learning about the symmetrical and axial organization of this "temple of education."

Students within Crown Hall learning about the symmetrical and axial organization of this "temple of education."

Outside looking in -- "no unconsidered act"

Outside looking in -- "no unconsidered act"

Professor Charles Braucher | Introduction to Freehand Drawing
Professor Charles Braucher | Introduction to Freehand Drawing

 

Design of towers in progress
Design of towers in progress
Tallest Tower Competition! | Lucille and Brittany working on tower.
Tallest Tower Competition! | Lucille and Brittany working on tower.
Tallest Tower Competition! | Final Results...and the winner is Mekael and Team at 24.5"!
Tallest Tower Competition! | Final Results…and the winner is Mekael and Team at 24.5″!
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