Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Bronzeville Artists Lofts Driehaus 2015 LISC CNDA



"Art is Business" - Alan Emerson Hicks Emerson Studio and curator for the Phantom Gallery Chicago, and Lavon N. Pettis project manager of (Global Resources ID) attend the awards ceremony on Tuesday Feb 17, 2015. 
Ravi Ricker, AIA, LEED Assoc.,Wrap architecture sponsored our attendance at this years awards.

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Alan Emerson Hicks, Renee Baker (Phantom Gallery member), Raymond Anthony Thomas, Bruce Gage,  Raven Bedenfield, Sean Owens (dj), Frances and Andre Guichard are featured in this video, presented during the Driehaus 2015 CNDA Awards. The building won third place in the competition.  Below is an article and image I reposted from Chicago Curbed.  The Phantom Gallery is proud to be part of this project, and being able to contribute to the Bronzeville Arts District.

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Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Award for Architectural Excellence in Community Design (3rd Place): Wrap Architecture for Bronzeville Artists Lofts
an old, dilapidated Borden's dairy was so far gone it contained a substance the architect's jokingly referred to as "urban mulch." A smart rehab turned the broken-down building into an expo space with 16 life-work lofts.

Ravi Ricker, AIA, LEED Assoc.
Wrap architecture
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