Monthly Archives: October 2011

Coda

Migration emerges like a phoenix from a formerly nondescript intersection in a neighborhood regaining its glory. Bronzeville, once home to Margaret Burroughs, Gwendolyn Brooks, Ida B. Wells, and thousands of African Americans fleeing the South during the Great Migration of … Continue reading

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Intro

Yolanda Adams’ Time to Change is the anthem not only for JAQ’s stunning Migration building, but also for a neighborhood rapidly on the rise. This residence and design studio rises majestically out of a corner that was once one of … Continue reading

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Interlude

The timbre of “Time to Change” suggests harvest themes, reflected in the colors and textures of Migration. The building exterior features a continuous pattern of both brown and natural simulated limestone that parallels the repetition of the song’s beat and … Continue reading

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