Design With Company

Chicago, United States

Design With Company (Dw/Co) is the Chicago-based architectural collaborative of Stewart Hicks and Allison Newmeyer. Dw/Co seeks to transform the world through textual and visual narratives, speculative urban scenarios, installations, and small-scale interactive constructions. Hicks is currently an assistant professor in Architecture at the University of Illinois at Chicago and previously served as the Hyde Chair of Excellence at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Newmeyer is a visiting assistant professor at the University of Illinois at Chicago and has recently taught at the University of Wisconsin‚ Milwaukee as well as the Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago. The practice was recently included in the 2015 Chicago Architectural Biennial. They completed construction on a pavilion as part of Design Miami 2015, another in Vancouver Canada, and a temporary outdoor theater at the Ragdale Artist Colony.