Hate Lucas on the Lakefront? This Will Make You Lose Your Mind
Feb04

Hate Lucas on the Lakefront? This Will Make You Lose Your Mind

This is the fourth episode of our Chicago Neverbuilt series where we celebrate the work of great architects that, for one reason or another, failed to make the transition from imagination to reality. ~~There are a lot of people foaming at the mouth lately about the placement of the proposed Lucas Museum of Narrative Art.  Some people hate the design.  Some people hate the location.  Some people hate both.  For those of you not happy...

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Just Stuff That Building Anywhere
Feb04

Just Stuff That Building Anywhere

As residential demand in downtown Chicago increases along with property values, every square, rectangle, polygon, rhombus, trapezoid and even triangle is primed for development.  Including the triangle at 640 North Morgan Street in River West. It’s a triangle-shaped property bordered by North Morgan Street to the east, a weird little stub of West Erie Street to the north, and the Kennedy Expressway’s Ohio Street onramp on...

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