Posts Tagged ‘construction’

ChiCAT Rehab Progress

Opening later this year, Chicago Center for Art and Technology (ChiCAT) will bring arts education and job training to residents in Chicago’s near west side. Check out the design here.

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Behind the Scenes at Dorchester Art+Housing Collaborative

Last spring, Catherine Baker, Principal at LBBA, and Jeffreen Hayes, Director at Rebuild Foundation, presented Dorchester Art+Housing Collaborative at Chicago Architecture Foundation’s weekly lunchtime program, Lunch Talks@CAF. The presentation is now archived online and includes a behind-the-scenes video at the construction site. Follow LBBA’s Jack Schroeder and Peter Levavi of Brinshore Development as they walk…

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Construction Progress at Dorchester Art+Housing Collaborative

Check out the transformation at Dorchester Art+Housing Collaborative! View the slideshow above for construction photographs of the Art Center from November 2013 to July 2014. DA+HC is a unique residential community designed specifically for practicing artists, creative individuals, and families with an interest in the arts to work and live together in an affordable and…

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Construction Begins on Dorchester Artist Housing Collaborative

Construction has finally begun on Dorchester Artist Housing Collaborative! Dorchester Artist Housing Collaborative is the redevelopment of the former CHA Dante Harper housing project into 32 mixed-income rental units centered around an arts and culture center. Landon Bone Baker Architects is working with Brinshore Development, Rebuild Foundation, and Theaster Gates, founder of Rebuild Foundation, to…

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Demolition Begins at the Diplomat SRO

Construction is officially underway at the Diplomat SRO. The building’s transformation is focused on providing residential units and supportive services for veterans and at-risk individuals with mental illness. Amenities will include ground floor resident supportive services, a community space/lobby, an exterior courtyard, a roof garden and deck, offices, a common laundry room, a computer lab,…

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Viceroy SRO Under (de)construction

The Viceroy SRO’s makeover is underway! Environmental remediation is complete and demolition has started. Last week started the extensive process of gutting and clearing the site.

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