Urban Investigations in an Age of Complexity

Conversations with 2018 MARCH/MARCH/IA HPRES Graduate Students
Friday, March 30, 5:15 p.m.9:00 p.m.
LeRoy Neiman Center
37 S Wabash Ave
Chicago, IL
United States

As architects and designers gaze out over our skylines around the world, their way of seeing, and looking closely, reveals conditions that are yet untouched and underserved. Developing new skills and dexterity, as creative agents, Thesis students envision catalysts that enliven, empower, and embrace. 

Live Work Play and Learn 

No Matter How Small: A Return to Childhood and the Reimagination of Child Play Structures
Anna Serio, MArch/IA 18 

Resource Regeneration: A Case for Activating the Commons
Molly Rademacher,  MArch/HPRES 18 

Small, Medium, Large Urban Tactics

ReTHINK Industrial Corridors
Adrien Logeay, MArch 18  

Social Magnet Activated Voids
Lina Alsharif, MArch 18

Death and Life in Community

Rear Window: Safety Model for Sex Work
Olive Triamkedsub, MArch 18

Lost and Found: Future Sites of Mourning and Remembrance
Olive Ouyang, MArch 18  

Rethinking Strategies for Survival

Melis Simsek, MArch 18

Covert City 
Suzie Shang, MArch 18

Olive Ouyang
Molly Rademacher
Lina Alsharif
Olive Triamkedsub
Adrien Logeay