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Josh Mings

Architect, Landon Bone Baker Architects in Chicago

Longing For Escape

PRESENTED ON NOV 29, 2016
IN CHICAGO @ VOL 40

Architect Josh Mings uses his trip to Norway, Iceland to escape mental exhaustion.

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The Last Cappuccino in Juba

BY CHRIS MACDONALD
@ VOL 11 ON APR 30, 2014

Chris Macdonald talks about his stay in South Sudan when the conflict was going on. He exposes the story how he managed to save his life and got out of the country.  

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Classic Design

BY RYAN MOSS
@ VOL 13 ON AUG 13, 2014

Ryan Moss discusses his trip through Europe and the architecture in Rome, Japan, and London.  He also talks about the classic design in the architecture throughout the journey in many cities.

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The Joys of Camping

BY MASAKI GOTO
@ VOL 23 ON DEC 19, 2014

Masaki Goto talks about his interest in camping and how to escape the stresses of modern society. Camping allows us to get a better understand of ourself and other through the silent and isolation of nature.

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A Grave Story

BY BOB CLAYTON
@ VOL 8 ON JUN 04, 2015

In this presentation  'A Grave Story', Bob Clayton will tell us how a chance encounter at Goold Island led to rediscovery of a little history.

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Escape Rooms

BY LENZIE WINTON
@ VOL 9 ON NOV 29, 2016

Jeff Keys speaks on behalf of Lenzie Winton to explain what escape rooms are, their history, and the success rates of different types of people who participate in them. He says that players who communicate, and work as a team, are most successful in escaping.

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Travel Blogging

BY DANTE CASTELLANO
@ VOL 4 ON SEP 04, 2017

Il mondo del travel blogging e cosa cerco nei miei viaggi, facendo riferimento anche a quegli spazi del viaggiatore che possono risultare interessanti per un architetto. 

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Travels in China

BY ANNE DUDEK
@ VOL 24 ON DEC 04, 2012

Anne Dudek talks about her travels in China during the Martin Roche Travelling fellowship award, made by the AIA Chicago Foundation

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How to Design an Escape Room...and All Sorts of Fun Things That You Learn About People When You Lock Them in a Room

BY MIKE RINGROSE
@ VOL 29 ON OCT 24, 2017

Escape City's Mike Ringrose dives into the details of what goes into creating some of Edmonton's most popular escape rooom, detailing how game theories and mechanics evolve into fascinating storylines and a whole lot of fun between groups of locked-in guests.

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Under the Radar

BY ELAINE MOLINAR
@ VOL 17 ON OCT 21, 2017

Based in New York City, Elaine Molinar has been an architect with Snøhetta for over 25 years. Snøhetta is an interdisciplinary design studio which takes an integrative approach to architecture, landscape, and interior architecture.  Originally from El Paso, Elaine began her career as a designer of the Alexandria Library in Egypt after participating in the initial conception for Snøhetta’s winning competition entry.  Throughout her time with Snøhetta, Elaine has held key positions in major cultural projects and competitions in the Middle East, Europe and the United States.  She currently leads general management, strategic planning and business development as a partner and managing director at Snøhetta.  Tonight Elaine presents, Under the Radar which shows works from or destined for the attic, or are unusual enough to actually happen one day.  Never published or never realized they represent the place where designers most like to be - under the radar.