Slice of Life: Streeterville Obelisk

In a scene vaguely reminiscent of 2001: A Space Oddyssey, the giant black monolith that is Lake Point Tower (505 North Lake Shore Drive) rises over the new park in Streeterville.

OK, maybe I’m the only one who sees it.  Maybe you see something else.

Author: Editor

Editor founded the Chicago Architecture Blog in 2003, after a long career in journalism. He can be reached at

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