MAS Context Fall Talks 2017

Characters in the Theater of Everyday Life

October 24, 2017 at 6PM

The Character issue of MAS Context was discussed at the Claudia Cassidy Theater located in the Chicago Cultural Center.


Characters in the Theater of Everyday Life

Issue 32 of MAS Context focuses on the topic of Character. Guest edited by the Chicago-based architecture studio Design With Company, the issue explores three specific areas: buildings as characters; occupants as characters; and architects as characters. During the event, five panelists discussed their contribution to the issue and the role of Character in architecture.

Participants include:

Ellie Abrons - T+E+A+M

Grant Gibson - CAMESgibson

Andrew Holder - The LADG

Ania Jaworska
Clinical Assistant Professor, UIC

John McMorrough - Studio Apt

Design With Company as well as several of the contributors to the issue are included in the 2017 edition of the Chicago Architecture Biennial, such as Ania Jaworska, Bureau Spectacular, MOS, and Sam Jacob Studio.

This event was presented in partnership with the Chicago Architecture Biennial.