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Iker, jury of the #SOMinChicago Instagram contest

Iker, jury of the #SOMinChicago Instagram contest

Iker Gil will be the part of the jury of the #SOMinChicago Instagram Contest. The contest is organized by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill on the occasion of the 2017 Chicago Architecture Biennial. The #SOMinChicago photo contest ends on January 7th, 2018, at 11:59 p.m. Central Time. Besides Iker, the jury is composed of Eric Keune, […]

Iker participates in the Civic Design Leadership Forum

Iker participates in the Civic Design Leadership Forum

Iker Gil has been invited to participate in the Civic Design Leadership Forum organized by the American Architectural Foundation and Otis Elevator Company that takes place in Chicago on November 15. This invitation only, small-group forum with design and architectural leaders will be moderated by John M. Syvertsen, FAIA, and Chair of the American Architectural […]

Iker participates in the opening of new Apple store

Iker participates in the opening of new Apple store

Iker Gil has been invited to participate in the opening of the new Apple Michigan Avenue. On Sunday October 22, during the opening weekend, Iker will lead a sketching walk through Marina City, discussing his perspective on the complex, and sharing sketches from talented architects and illustrators from around the world. Thank you very much […]

Iker Gil, Associate Curator of the U.S. Pavilion at the 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale

Iker Gil, Associate Curator of the U.S. Pavilion at the 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale

Iker Gil has been named associate curator of the United States Pavilion at the 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale. Iker will join the team of curators formed by Niall Atkinson, associate professor of architectural history at the University of Chicago; Ann Lui, assistant professor at SAIC and co-founder of the architecture office Future Firm; and Mimi […]

Hidden and Bold issues awarded in STA 100 competition

Hidden and Bold issues awarded in STA 100 competition

We are honored to have two issues of MAS Context awarded in the 2017 STA 100 competition organized by the Society of Typographic Arts. The awarded issues are Hidden, designed by JNL Graphic Design, and Bold, designed by Normal. The competition was judged by Erik Brandt, Chair of the Design Department and Professor of Graphic […]

MAS Studio and Ellipsis start work on MC02 and MC03

MAS Studio and Ellipsis start work on MC02 and MC03

Today, MAS Studio and Ellipsis have started work on their projects MC02 and MC03, their new collaboration in Marina City. This is the second collaboration between the offices after their MC01 project, also in Marina City. The start of the renovation of the two units coincidentally falls on the birthday of Marina City’s architect, Bertrand […]