NEWS

MAS Context releases its thirty and thirty-first issue, BILBAO

MAS Context releases its thirty and thirty-first issue, BILBAO

Welcome to our Bilbao issue. This issue explores the remarkable transformation of the city and the goals and needs driving it. Through insightful essays, personal photo essays, failed projects, exceptional successes, and open interviews, this issue provides a comprehensive look at a metamorphosis whose scope and complexity goes far beyond the construction of a single […]

Iker Gil invited to the final reviews at UIC

Iker Gil invited to the final reviews at UIC

Iker Gil has been invited to be in the final reviews at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) School of Architecture. Iker will be part of the review of the 3rd year undergraduate studio titled “Guardians of the Landscape” that “focuses on better understanding the social pressures, players, materials and aesthetics of our urban […]

Iker Gil invited to PRODUCTORA’s Final Review at IIT

Iker Gil invited to PRODUCTORA’s Final Review at IIT

Iker Gil has been invited to be in the jury of PRODUCTORA’s final review at the Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) College of Architecture. The studio, titled “BEING THE MOUNTAIN” and part of the Cloud Studio: MCHAP Emerge series, explores the relationship between architecture and topography. The site for the project is Santa Fe in […]

Inside Marina City in Lumpen 128

Inside Marina City in Lumpen 128

Inside Marina City, the project by Iker Gil and Andreas E.G. Larsson, has been featured in the 25th anniversary issue of Lumpen magazine. The article features a new text about the project written by Iker as well as several unreleased photographs taken the project. Lumpen 128 was designed by Jeremiah Chiu of Studio Chew, and […]

Iker presents BOLD to Cal Poly Pomona students

Iker presents BOLD to Cal Poly Pomona students

On Friday November 5, Iker Gil shared the exhibition “BOLD:Alternative scenarios for Chicago” with landscape architecture students from Cal Poly Pomona. As part of their field field trip to Chicago, Iker explained the conceptual framework for the exhibition as well as the individual proposals included in the exhibition. Thank you very much to Kate Gmyrek […]

Iker presents MAS Context to SAIC students

Iker presents MAS Context to SAIC students

On Wednesday November 2, Iker Gil will present MAS Context to students at the New Arts Journalism program of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC). The course “provides an introduction to various media formats, from the software needed by writers to design their own publications, to the relationship between words and photos […]