Carol Ross Barney


Founder & Design Principal, Ross Barney Architects

Carol Ross Barney, FAIA, is the founder and design principal of Ross Barney Architects. Responsible for the design excellence of all projects undertaken by the firm, she is dedicated to improving the built environment. Her work has an international reputation in design of institutional and public buildings and has been published in national and international journals, books, newspapers and web media. Her building designs have received numerous honors including four Institute Honor Awards from the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and over 30 AIA Chicago Design Awards.



Sunday, October 18

Architecture: From the Skyscraper to the Riverwalk

Chicago is the site of the first skyscraper, and the stomping grounds of Mies van der Rohe, Frank Lloyd Wright and other pioneers. As our city... read more
Presented by ABC 7 Chicago
Speakers: Ed Purver, Bill Doerge, Sarah Weidner Astheimer, Carol Ross Barney, Gia Biagi, Paris Schutz
The Art Institute of Chicago 111 S. Michigan Ave.
Saturday, October 18

Places & Spaces: Location, Location, Location

CIW explores the ways in which where we live influences who we are, and vice versa. How do we build identity from the ground up, constructing... read more
Presented by Hyatt Gold Passport
Speakers: Carol Ross Barney, Ryan Holladay, Danny Forster, Susan Silberberg, Juan Chavez, Christy Goldfuss
Cadillac Palace Theatre 151 W. Randolph St.
Tuesday, October 11
Fast Company

Fast Company: Creativity Session

Join Fast Company as we gather innovative leaders from a variety of disciplines to explore the importance of creativity and innovation in business.... read more
Speakers: Doug Ulman, Carol Ross Barney, Homaro Cantu, Nimesh Jhaveri, Hank Adams, Alison Weber, Robin Willner, Jeff Semenchuk, Paul Kahan
Edlis Neeson Theater at the Museum of Contemporary Art 220 East Chicago Avenue

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