Eisenschmidt curated “Felix Candela’s Concrete Shells: An Engineered Architecture for Mexico and Chicago” at Gallery 400, Chicago, January 19 – March 3, 2018. For more information, see project page and Gallery 400.



In Search for an Architectural Urbanism exhibition at The World in Our Eyes as part of the 4th Lisbon Architecture Triennale, Lisbon, Portugal, October 6, 2016 – January 15, 2017.

In Search for an Architectural Urbanism juxtaposes two large-scale panorama drawings of visionary cities in search for new forms of architectural urbanism that are able to navigate the contested but highly productive realms of contemporary urbanization. One drawing, “City of Architectural Fictions,” represents unbuilt but architecturally significant proposals while the other, “City of Urban Facts,” shows built innovations that are largely unknown. In addition, each drawing is supplemented by a catalog that documents the examples that can be found in the drawings — a 400-page catalog on the history of visionary projects on the city and a 250-page catalog on the breath of urban innovation. olhos_exposicao_c_tiagocasanova_19 Continue Reading →

iPhone App

The Visionary Cities Project developed an iPhone app in collaboration with Cheng+Snyder (www.chengsnyder.com). This app visualizes the visionary proposals for the city of Chicago and accompanies the Visionary Chicago Panorama as part of City Works, an exhibition at the Chicago Cultural Center, May 24 – September 29, 2013.  Continue Reading →


Visionary City: Chicago’s Urban and Architectural Dreams exhibition at the Chicago Architecture Foundation, June 21, 2012 – May, 2013. Continue Reading →