Matthew Messner

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Renders released of revamped public space in Chicago’s MCA

A reimagined public space in the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA) is being designed and built by Los Angeles–based Johnston Marklee and Mexico City–based Pedro&Juana. A new restaurant will also be designed by Turner Prize–winning British painter Chris Ofili. Pedro&Juana was introduced to Chicago through the…

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New interactive map charts Frank Lloyd Wright’s projects

June, 8th marks the 150th anniversary of Frank Lloyd Wright's birthday. To celebrate the National Trust for Historic Preservation has launched an interactive map charting many of Wright’s projects across the country. Along with the map a virtual tour of Wright’s Pope-Leighey House in Alexandria, Virginia, was also launched.…
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Graham Foundation announces 2017 grants for individuals

The Graham Foundation has announced this year’s class of 72 grantees. Over $560,000 is being awarded to individuals and teams, with projects ranging from exhibitions and publications to live performances and site-specific installations. The 72 projects were selected from over 700 applications, which came from around the world. The grantees…