!melk led team shortlisted for Chicago's Navy Pier
10/24/2011 !melk is leading a fantastic multi-disciplinary team (with HOK, UrbanLab, Terry Guen Design Associates, Thirst, Zoe Ryan, Conservation Design Forum, HR&A Advisors, Magnusson Klemencic Associates, Sam Schwartz Engineering, Leni Schwendinger LIGHT projects, CMS Fountain Consultants, and Karin Bacon Enterprises) that was shortlisted for the Navy Pier Pierscape Chicago design competition out of 52(!) teams that submitted their qualifications. The other 10 shortlisted teams are (teams led by): AAECOM, Aedas Architects, Frederic Schwartz Architects, Gustafson Guthrie Nichol, Jacques Ferrier Architectures, James Corner Field Operations, OMA/SGA, SHoP Architects, Xavier Vendrell Studio, and Zaha Hadid Architects.
A definitive team is expected to be selected in February, 2012.