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Kids Rule!

When a team of teenagers meets a crew of kids, the boundaries are blurred Territory Urban Design Team and our clients went head to head in playground games this fall. Using play as a warm-up… Read More »Kids Rule!

BUILD Territory

BUILD Networks BUILD Opportunities BUILD Impact Gather at Ross Barney Architects for a networking event for Territory, an award-winning non-profit design-team studio and design-build practice led by young people ages 14-19 in Chicago. An after… Read More »BUILD Territory

Name Shout

Territory’s Year of the People Spot Celebration is this Saturday. While our Fall Urban Design Team is making prep lists and quality assurance plans for the big event, I am thinking of all the young… Read More »Name Shout


A few weeks ago we went back to check on Territory’s first people spot, a social space for McCutcheon Elementary School in Uptown, designed and built by 33 Chicago high school students in the summer… Read More »Blue!

Reunion for a cause

Calling all Territory team-mates past and present — we are reaching out to you because at some point in time you have participated in a Territory program and we’re really excited to hear what amazing… Read More »Reunion for a cause

We Love Our Volunteers

We are only two weeks into the volunteer workshops, but we’re rolling out the red carpet now to give our volunteers a little limelight. Thanks so much to Alexa, Casey, Faramade, Gerardo, Jenni, Joe, Monica,… Read More »We Love Our Volunteers