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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 […]

Bold issue winner of 50 Books/50 Covers

Bold issue winner of 50 Books/50 Covers

We are thrilled to share that the Bold issue of MAS Context has been named one of the winners in the 50 Books/50 Covers competition organized by Design Observer and AIGA. The issue has been selected as one of the winners in both categories. The issue was designed by Chicago-based Normal. Renata Graw was the […]

Iker Gil lectures at Clive Wilkinson Architects

Iker Gil lectures at Clive Wilkinson Architects

On June 9, Iker Gil will lecture at Clive Wilkinson Architects in Culver City, California. During his talk, Iker will discuss the main aspects being explored by the office, showcasing a selection of urban and architectural projects as well as the work of design journal MAS Context. Clive Wilkinson Architects © Iker Gil