At 68 East Wacker Place, where the city and river converge, is the site of the historic Chicago Motor Club. The Drift Hotel revitalizes the existing building, while connecting the east and west additions through open passageways. Many shifting volumes create green terraces for people and wildlife to coexist and thrive. Our population is predicted to increase by two billion people in the next twenty years. A focus on water and waste management, as well as urban wildlife habitat conservation, direct our future toward dwellings that are self-sufficient and all-in-one.
Date: October 14, 2014