Open Building is an approach to the design of buildings that is recognized internationally to represent a new wave in architecture…
The principle tool used by those working in an open building way is the organization of the process of designing and building on environmental levels*.
The design professions, for their part, have evolved naturally in correspondence to the behavior of environmental levels: urban planners, urban designers, architects and interior architects each operate according to a certain level of intervention.
Sieger Design thought you should, so it created Roll Fire a bioalcohol-fueled portable fireplace. The 26-inch-diameter “wheel” is crafted from steel and powdercoated black, with borosilicate tempered glass in front and back. A full 4/5-liter tank yields two to three hours of burn time.
For 25 years, the Parenthesis Kitchen Walk has been a much anticipated highlight of spring in Oak Park and River Forest . The annual fundraiser showcases 10 stunning kitchens, all renovated in the prior year. A committee of professional designers and architects selects each kitchen from dozens of nominees based on how well each one demonstrates innovative, attractive and purposeful design
"The fate of the historic Motor Club building downtown will be determined in Bankruptcy Court."
This is a bummer but who knows maybe someone will figure out something to do here rather than tear it down. I did a considerable amount of graduate project work related to this building - check it out on my portfolio website at www.inspdesign.com to see some of my work…