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Where do you go to find out about historic architecture when you live in a community outside of Chicago’s Loop? Chicago’s innovative late 19th- and 20th-century architecture is well-documented and highly touted. The city’s local architecture, particularly historic buildings in neighborhoods and surrounding suburbs, receives far less attention. Chicago’s local architects and builders embraced...
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Our cool Chicago architecture tours, like the Historic Chicago Walking Bar Tour, bring curious people to explore Chicago architecture, history and culture. On our walking tours and bus tours of Chicago. Because of the cultural angle of our architecture walking tours and bus tours, they are great for anyone from architecture experts to those new to Chicago architecture. Our Chicago tours...
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Top-rated Chicago architecture tours take you inside buildings for an up-close, unique experience of Chicago! One of the best things to do in Chicago this summer! Inside Chicago Walking Tours is a top walking tour company founded by an experienced tour guide and product development director for a...
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Lendlease’s South Loop Project Has a Name: Southbank After its split with CMK over the development of the Riverline project, Lendlease has come up with a name for its portion of the project on the east bank of the Chicago River: Southbank. Southbank is the portion of the development, designed by...
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The Chicago Architecture Biennial provides a platform for groundbreaking architectural projects and spatial experiments that demonstrate how creativity and innovation can radically transform our lived experience. Video: Make New History: Examining the Theme of the 2017 Chicago Architecture...
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Opening April 18, 2017, this traveling photographic exhibition and retrospective features 45 vibrant photographs, which chronicle the current state of 27 of Kiley’s more than 1,000 projects worldwide…. Sunday, August 13, 2017 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. CBB members and guests toured this spectacular lakefront modernist masterpiece by Edward Dart. Words cannot express it, photos cannot capture…. Saturday,...
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Tours, exhibitions and events for all ages. Visit today to discover the stories behind famous Chicago buildings. All paths on the campus of IIT lead to Crown Hall, literally. The building is the culmination of Mies’ work there. It is simple, elegant and incredibly effective—and very humbling to enter. It is truly a Chicago icon. What can Chicago learn from adaptive reuse projects in other...
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Forgotten Chicago discovers and documents little known and overlooked features of Chicago's architecture, infrastructure, neighborhoods. The old forum is read-only and will remain as it was on the day of 11-12-2015. No new users or posts will be allowed on the old forum. Please make accounts and move on to our new subreddit! Sharply Defined Masses: The Forgotten Work of James F. Eppenstein,...
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Tours, exhibitions and events for all ages. Visit today to discover the stories behind famous Chicago buildings. With so much construction today, it's tough to imagine what the city looked like a few years ago, let alone a few decades ago. These archive photos capture a developing Chicago from the 1950s to 1980s. View some of the most famous and popular historic buildings in the city, sorted by...
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Legat Architects is a Chicago-based architecture and interior design firm with a national reputation for community-based design. Center for advanced simulation in healthcare Buildout creates authentic hospital setting that expands Rosalind Franklin University healthcare simulation program, brings professional training option to Centegra Health System’s Huntley, Illinois, campus GET THE STORY....
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Architecture tours of Frank Lloyd Wright sites in Oak Park and Chicago: Home and Studio, Robie House, Unity Temple, The Rookery, Bach House, and the annual Wright Plus housewalk. Designs for Modern Living - Exhibit at Robie House More >. 1905: Japan Through the Lens of Frank Lloyd Wright.
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Parish house and rectory of Holy Trinity Cathedral ( Russian Orthodox ) adjacent to the church building which was also designed by Louis Sullivan in ... Jess Brodnax. I was looking at the property you have labeled as '509 W Fullerton Parkway' and noted it is perhaps '707-709 W Briar'? Just wanted to ... sharon. Start exploring Explore the city through neighborhoods, styles, maps, or building...
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Chicago Architecture Info :: The city's leading source of information about Chicago's skyscrapers and other buildings. Landmarks to Consider Johnson Publishing Building Residential Conversion. New CTA Washington/Wabash Station Gets Raves on Debut Weekend. Controversial Logan Square Building Gets Construction Permit. Former Chicago Police Department District 12 Headquarters. The most popular...
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One of Navy Pier's most popular attractions, Seadog has thrilled millions of guests on Lake Michigan and the Chicago River. From engaging Architecture Tours and Lakefront Cruises to wet and wild Extreme Thrill Rides, Seadog has an experience for everyone! One of the most popular attractions at Navy Pier in Chicago, Seadog has thrilled over 1,000,000 people. Enjoy views of Buckingham Fountain,...
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Please take a moment to participate in this Chicago focused survey on emerging architects. The goal is to extract current issues that professionals face and understand better gender differences. Join CWA for our 2018 Spring Brunch on May 20th at the Kimpton Grey Hotel where we will congratulate this years CWA Lifetime Achievement Award recipient! Chicago Women in Architecture is a...
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Make your wedding, corporate party or special celebration of 2 to 250 an event to remember backdropped by Chicago’s glittering skyline featuring impeccable service, gourmet catering and premium beverages. Private Events. Discover Chicago’s legendary architecture on the award-winning Chicago Architecture Foundation River Cruise aboard Chicago's First Lady Cruises, recognized by locals and...
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The Chicago Architecture Foundation's Open House Chicago is a FREE annual festival that offers behind-the-scenes access to 200 buildings. The Chicago Architecture Foundation’s Open House Chicago is a free public festival that offers behind-the-scenes access to more than 200 buildings across Chicago. Explore the hidden gems and architectural treasures of Chicago’s diverse neighborhoods—all for...
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The Chicago Architecture Foundation's Open House Chicago is a FREE annual festival that offers behind-the-scenes access to 200 buildings. Thank you for a fantastic Open House Chicago 2017! Mark your calendars for next year: October 13-14, 2018. The Chicago Architecture Foundation’s Open House Chicago is a free public festival that offers behind-the-scenes access to more than 200 buildings...
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Functional Objects by Architects (FOBA) In conjunction with the 2017 Chicago Architecture Biennial, AIA Chicago presents a pop-up exhibition of Functional Objects by Architects (FOBA). What is FOBA? FOBA is a pop-up exhibition at the Chicago Design Museum's DESIGN MARKET.... Read More. Now Open: 2017 Firm of the Year & Dubin Family Young Architect Awards FIRM OF THE YEAR AWARD The AIA Chicago...
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May 11, 2012: Blender Architecture received an AIA Chicago Small Projects honor award for the residential project located at 2039 West Dickens. The ceremony took place at Architectural Artifacts in Chicago. May 11, 2012: Blender Architecture presented its plans and feasibility study to State Senator Cullerton as part of the initiative to provide renovation and addition to the James G. Blaine...
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