Jeanne Gang, on building communities through architecture

There have been recent rumors that architect Jeanne Gang may be involved in a new tower at Lakeshore East, where Aqua has made quite a splash.

Last May Gang spoke at TEDx Midwest on the topic of how architecture contributes to building community. Her compelling presentation has flashes of humor, a focus on an expanded concept of infrastructure and a wealth of current buzzwords.

Watch the video for some insight into the concepts that inform her designs.