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bLUMEN wins People’s Choice Award

bLUMEN wins People’s Choice Award

We are thrilled to share that bLUMEN, the site-specific sculptural pavilion ​located in Homan Square and designed in collaboration with Luftwerk and SAIC students, has won the 2018 Pella Crafted Luxury People’s Choice Award. The award is part of the AIA Chicago Small Projects Awards. You can see all the entries and winners of this […]

bLUMEN in AIA Chicago Small Projects Awards

bLUMEN in AIA Chicago Small Projects Awards

bLUMEN, the site-specific sculptural pavilion ​located in Homan Square and designed in collaboration with Luftwerk and SAIC students, is up for the 2018 Pella Crafted Luxury People’s Choice Award. The award is part of the AIA Chicago Small Projects Awards. Here is more information about bLUMEN. Voting is open until May 17. You can vote […]

Iker presents during UIC’s Wednesday Episode

Iker presents during UIC’s Wednesday Episode

Iker Gil has been invited to present as part of UIC’s Wednesday Episode: Odd Couples II. The event will be moderated by Francisco Marullo and it will feature Iker Gil and Jayne Kelley from architecture, and Amir Berbic, Marcia Lausen, and Cheryl Towler Weese from graphic design. Here is some more information about the series […]

Iker Gil edits Concrete Chicago Map

Iker Gil edits Concrete Chicago Map

Iker Gil has edited the latest map published by Blue Crow Media that is dedicated to concrete architecture in Chicago. Blue Crow Media’s twelfth architecture map, Concrete Chicago Map, offers a unique guide to Chicago’s hitherto undervalued, and in some cases, undocumented concrete architecture. This two-sided guide, features a map of selected buildings in Chicago […]

Iker Gil in Newcity’s 2018 Design 50

Iker Gil in Newcity’s 2018 Design 50

The Chicago-based publication Newcity has released its annual list of Design 50 and Iker Gil is honored to be included for the fourth time. This year, Newcity celebrates collaboration and “those who continuously strive to create a stronger and healthier design ecosystem.” This is what they had to say about Iker: “Few entrants on this […]

Iker lectures about Bilbao in San Antonio

Iker lectures about Bilbao in San Antonio

Iker Gil has been invited to lecture in San Antonio about the transformation of Bilbao as part of the “On the Edge of Future: Narratives of the Making of a City” series organized by the Witte Museum and the Urban Future Lab. During the event, Iker will provide a comprehensive look at the history and […]