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Construction Season in Bloom! 

April 5, 2016

Nelson Mandela Apartments are growing in East Garfield Park.  

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From the Archive: Idema

April 5, 2016

A drawing from Idema, a single-family home in Glenn, Michigan, completed in 1991.  

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Photos from “confronting homelessness” panel

March 31, 2016

Left to Right: Tracy Baim, Cassi Coravos, Catherine Baker, Marty Sandberg, Lon Stousland, Terry “Vic” Howell Left to Right: Peter Landon, Lon Stousland, Terry “Vic” Howell, Marty Sandberg, Jeff Bone, Catherine Baker

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LBBA lunch with Jamie Hayes

March 30, 2016

Jamie Hayes, owner and designer of Production Mode, came to LBBA to talk to us about the slow fashion movement and her history advocating for workers’ rights—in policy, practice, and through fashion, art, and exhibition. As a society, we consume 400% more clothing than we did 20 years ago yet pay less than ever. The…

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LBBA Masters

March 25, 2016

Jack and Trish came back from AIA Illinois’ MasterClass bursting with new knowledge and ideas for LBBA! The Master Class is the first of a new series of intensive workshops aimed at training the best up-and-coming leaders essential business skills specific to architecture. The workshop covered everything from finances, firm culture, and marketing. With some post-workshop homework to…

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