News + Events

2019 Year In Review

January 6, 2020
LBBA's top 9 posts of 2019

With 2020 well underway, here’s a look back at some of LBBA’s top posts from 2019! 1) La Ca Norte’s LEED Gold certified comprehensive community center in Humboldt Park was completed.   View this post on Instagram   La Casa Norte, a new mixed-use comprehensive community center to serve youth and families confronting homelessness, recently…

Read More

Happy Holidays from LBBA!

December 19, 2019
2019 Holiday Card From LBBA
Read More

2019 PHIUS Passive House Projects Competition

December 13, 2019
Main elevation of Tierra Linda's Passive House
Read More

CityLab: The National Public Housing Museum Eyes a 2021 Opening

December 3, 2019
Rendering of National Public Housing Museum from the corner of Adams Street and Taylor Street

Here’s an exciting read from CityLab about the National Public Housing Museum‘s (NPHM) plans to encapsulate the complicated history of public housing. LBBA has been working with NPHM on their vision to house the brand new museum in the only remaining building of the Jane Addams Homes.

Read More

OnMilwaukee: Senior apartments project at old 37th Street School looks to move forward

November 4, 2019
Rendering of 37th Street School Apartments front entry aerial
Read More

Crain’s Detroit Business: Detroit substance abuse, homeless center plans expansion with permanent housing, retail

October 23, 2019
Rendering of Mariners Inn from Cass and Ledyard
Read More

Block Club Chicago: Logan Square’s 100 Percent Affordable Housing Proposal Wins Support From Key City Panel

October 18, 2019
Emmett Project Rendering View on the Corner of Kedzie Ave. and Emmett St.
Read More

Terrace 459 Biennial Partner Program

September 30, 2019
All that now remains of the original public housing are the scarcely-occupied low rises.

Biennial Partner Program 459 West Division: A Story in Images Channeling Chicago’s complicated history, the title for the 2019 edition of the Chicago Architecture Biennial is …and other such stories. Landon Bone Baker explored the theme of Appearances and Erasures (“Explores sites of memory and the politics of remembering and/or forgetting in contested spaces, considering…

Read More

Chicago Architecture Biennial Tour & Talk at 459 W Division

September 19, 2019

September 28th LBBA is partnering with the Chicago Architecture Biennial for its third edition, themed “…and other such stories.” The tour and talk of Terrace 459 at Parkside of Old Town, located in the former Cabrini Green neighborhood, will be focused on Appearances and Erasures of the contested site. For more information and to register for the…

Read More

The Architects Newspaper: Architects sign on for the Global Climate Strike

August 14, 2019
Sign letter supporting bipartisan climate solutions
Read More