Friday, November 20, 2009

MWC: A Middle West Collective Project

The Middlewest Collective Project is a group of Chicago locals and like-minded individuals from separate industry backgrounds (builder, baker, restauranteurs, florist, interior designers, creative directors, artists, etc) and professions who come together to collaborate on a variety of projects which benefit the community and local businesses by utilizing an adaptation of integrated project delivery. The collectives endeavors range from art installations, furniture & lighting fixtures design and fabrication, interior renovations & interior design, restaurant & hotel concepts, and pretty much anything amazing.

These tables are one part of a furniture line meant for retail applications which we up-cycled using salvaged materials found and purchased from The Rebuilding Exchange. This table set is soon to find a home at the home, retail, and garden boutique Asrai Garden . A Middle West Collective Project will be making a its full product, services, and project launch soon!

Friday, November 13, 2009

ARTS & EDUCATION: Burnham Pavilion Deconstruction

3CC has been busy deconstructing the Burnham Pavilion this week. The Burnham Pavilion has been in Millenium Park since this summer as part of the Burnham Plan Centennial. Learn more at The majority of materials from the Pavilions will be up-cycled.