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Slice of Life: Skyscrapers and Clouds

  A time-lapse video of summer afternoon clouds boiling across the Chicago skyline.  Taken from Aqua, visible (left to right) are: 303 East...

Great Neighborhood Walks Of Chicago: Bienvenidos a Pilsen

Chicago truly is a series of one fascinating neighborhood after another. If you’re armed with a camera and interested in seeing an especially...

Amid Dirt, Cranes and Bulldozers, Official Groundbreaking for Wolf Point West

  One of Chicago’s most anticipated building projects of the last 50 years is now officially underway. Formal groundbreaking ceremonies...

It’s Chicago Architects Versus Kids in a Battle of LEGOs

There’s a 15-year-old kid in Iowa City named Rasmus who’s better equipped to design buildings than I am. It’s slightly unnerving, but I’m OK...

Piecing Together Streeterville’s Newest Skyscraper

Chicago is not New York.  It can’t be said enough. Chicagoans wear black because we’re modest.  New Yorkers wear black because...

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Slice of Life: Skyscrapers and Clouds
Dagobah on the Lake: Chicago Is The Droid George Lucas Was Looking For
The Division Street Bridge: See it While You Can
British Dig In Behind Roosevelt in the South Loop
University of Chicago Breaks Ground on Studio Gang Dorm
  • Slice of Life: Skyscrapers and Clouds

  • Dagobah on the Lake: Chicago Is The Droid George Lucas Was Looking For

  • The Division Street Bridge: See it While You Can

  • British Dig In Behind Roosevelt in the South Loop

  • University of Chicago Breaks Ground on Studio Gang Dorm