Status Update: 1000 South Clark
Aug04

Status Update: 1000 South Clark

It’s been almost exactly a year since we checked in on 1000 South Clark, and my how things have changed. Back in the dog days of 2014, JDL‘s 1000 South Clark was just a patch of mud on the ground and the whiff of diesel exhaust in the air.  The Chicago Architecture Blog’s Daniel Schell ambled by recently, and look at it — all grown up, and quite nearly topped out.  The 29-story, 469-unit apartment building designed...

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Rees House Getting Along Well With New Neighbors
Aug04

Rees House Getting Along Well With New Neighbors

Nine months ago, in a slow motion engineering ballet, the Rees House was moved from 2110 South Prairie Avenue, the place where it was built in 1888, to a safer location up the street and out of the way of the latest McCormick Place expansion. The historic home now sits at 2017 South Prairie Avenue, and The Chicago Architecture Blog’s Daniel Schell rolled by recently to take a look.  He tells us that visually, it gets along fine...

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