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United Terminal, O'Hare Airport

Half rotunda, United Terminal

United Terminal B, Chicago, O’Hare Airport designed by Helmut Jahn and built in 1985.

Flying home from visiting my mother in Los Angeles and had hike between gates. 148 more words


Open House Chicago 2015: Beautiful Buildings, Threatened Buildings, and Buildings that are Barely There

This weekend is the Chicago Architecture Foundation‘s Open House Chicago! Which means that, for a very little while (only two days!), one can get into a myriad of spectacular and architecturally (and historically) significant buildings–for free. 2,260 more words

Will there be a new Helmut Jahn building in Chicago?

Lee Bey joins Justin to talk about the latest architecture stories around town including the landmark status of Marina Towers, the Chicago Architecture Biennial, and the possibility of a new Helmut Jahn project coming to Chicago. 10 more words

The Download

A gamble that paid off

PerspectiveThe largest privately-funded construction project in the USA at US$8.5 billion, the urban metropolis CityCenter in Las Vegas brings together an all-star crew of architects and designers… 363 more words


Glass ! - Suvarnabhumi International Airport, Bangkok, Thailand

Glass  ceiling of Suvarnabhumi International Airport mirrors the insides of the building.

As part of the design background research, the use of computer modelling and physical testing were carried out and made the use of heat-strengthened laminated glass.  275 more words