News

Lectures  Apr 1st 2015Dean's Lecture Series: Joshua Prince-Ramus

Joshua Prince-Ramus to deliver MCHAP Lecture on Wed., Apr. 1 at 6:30 p.m. in S. R. Crown Hall — Full Story

Lectures  Mar 27th 2015Dean's Lecture Series: Marcelo Ferraz

Marcelo Ferraz delivered lecture on Fri., Mar. 27 at 6:30 p.m. in S. R. Crown Hall. — Full Story

Videos  Mar 25th 2015Newly Released Video: MCHAP Roundtable

MCHAP roundtable discussion on "Process and Performance" in S. R. Crown Hall as part of the Inaugural MCHAP Award Celebration on October 22nd, 2014. — Full Story

Videos  Mar 24th 2015Newly Released Video: MCHAP ACCORD

MCHAP ACCORD discussion on "Rethinking Metropolis: Critical Practice and Architecture in the Americas" in S. R. Crown Hall as part of the Inaugural MCHAP Award Celebration on October 22nd, 2014. — Full Story

News  Oct 23rd 2014Inaugural MCHAP Awards Announced

Inaugural winners of MCHAP 2000-2008 and MCHAP 2009-2013 at a benefit award dinner honoring the seven finalists held at S. R. Crown Hall — Full Story

News  Oct 19th 2014Inaugural MCHAP Award Celebration

MCHAP finalists, including architects and clients, to be hosted by students and faculty at day-long celebration on October 22nd at S. R. Crown Hall culminating in announcement of winner at the award benefit dinner.  — Full Story

Lectures  Sep 10th 2014MCHAP.emerge Lecture: Pezo von Ellrichshausen

MCHAP.emerge winners and Visiting Professors to the IIT CoA Cloud Studio, Pezo von Ellrichshausen delivered a lecture on Wednesday, September 17th at 6:30pm in S.R. Crown Hall  titled "Naïve Intention." — Full Story

Events  Aug 29th 2014Fall 2014 Lectures and Events

IIT College of Architecture's Fall 2014 Lectures and Events posted. Inaugural MCHAP Award Celebration featured among guest lecturers Pezo von Ellrichshausen, Kees Christiaanse, Rafael Viñoly and Edward Uhlir. — Full Story

News  Jul 9th 2014Inaugural MCHAP Finalists Announced

Seven finalists announced at a public event in Santiago, Chile. — Full Story

Videos  Jul 9th 2014MCHAP Finalists Announcement Event in Santiago, Chile

MCHAP Finalists Announcement Event on July 9th in Santiago, Chile. — Full Story

News  Jun 24th 2014Inaugural MCHAP "Outstanding Projects" Announced

Shortlist of 36 built works selected from 225 nominees; finalists to be announced on July 9th from Santiago, Chile. — Full Story

News  May 21st 2014Inaugural MCHAP.emerge Winner Announced

Award for Emerging Architecture goes to Poli House by Pezo von Ellrichshausen at a benefit dinner, featuring Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, held at IIT’s S. R. Crown Hall on Tuesday, May 20th. — Full Story

Events  May 20th 2014MCHAP Emerge Benefit Dinner

At a benefit dinner in S.R. Crown Hall on Tuesday, May 20th, the MCHAP.emerge (Mies Crown Hall Americas Prize for Emerging Architects) will be awarded to an outstanding built work in the Americas by an emerging practice completed within the preceding two years. — Full Story

News  May 1st 2014MCHAP Nominees Announced

Wiel Arets, Dean of the College of Architecture at IIT and Dirk Denison, Director of MCHAP and MCHAP.emerge, have announced 265 nominees for the two inaugural prizes. — Full Story

Videos  Feb 10th 2014MCHAP Launch @ CCA Montréal

Wiel Arets, Dirk Denison, Kenneth Frampton, Phyllis Lambert, Vedran Mimica, and Mirko Zardini meet at the Centre for Canadian Architecture in Montréal for the Mies Crown Hall Americas Prize Launch. Topics of discussion include the legacy of Mies, the intentions and the significance of this new prize as a platform and catalyst for ongoing architectural discussion. — Full Story