Three architects who received AIA Chicago’s 2015 Design Excellence Awards share their projects for three gathering places: an airport, a sacred site, and a theater. This discussion is the first of two panel lectures hosted by AIA Chicago during the Chicago Architecture Biennial. 

Brian Vitale, AIA of Gensler
The Genevieve and Wayne Gratz Center
Distinguished Building Honor Award

Thomas Hoepf, FAIA of exp
Lambert-St. Louis International Airport Terminal 1 Renovation
Interior Architecture Honor Award

Aric Lasher, AIA of HBRA Architects
The Joan W. and Irving B. Harris Theater for Music and Dance
Ten-Year Award Winner