“Good Design Is For Everyone” Works For LBBA
Dec04

“Good Design Is For Everyone” Works For LBBA

Who doesn’t love a story where the underdog wins? I thought about that when I spoke with the three principals of Landon Bone Baker Architects. LBBA will be presented with the AIA Chicago architecture firm of the year honor on December 8 and it couldn’t happen to a nicer group of people. My first experience with Peter Landon was when I heard him speak at “Public Interest Architecture In Practice” last February. “LBBA isn’t...

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When Doing Good for the Community is Good for the Architect
Feb13

When Doing Good for the Community is Good for the Architect

John Syvertsen has been to a lot of ribbon cuttings. The one that he’ll always remember wasn’t a high-profile project. It was the opening of an elevator. Syvertsen, senior principal at Cannon Design, is one of the many Chicago architects who try to give back to the community. He was one of the featured speakers at “Public Interest Architecture In Practice” presented by AIA Chicago on February 8 at the School of the Art Institute of...

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