Building Updates: May 31, 2011

A number of building updates went online at Chicago Architecture Info today.  We’ve added a several new buildings to Chicago’s largest architecture guide, and updated a couple of dozen other buildings with new photographs. Total number of buildings in the Chicago Architecture Info architectural guide: 1,191. New buildings 20 East Adams Street 26 East Adams Street 111 West Jackson Boulevard 127 South State Street 135 South...

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Building Updates: May 25, 2011

A number of building updates went online at Chicago Architecture Info today.  We’ve added a several new buildings to Chicago’s largest architecture guide, and updated a couple of dozen other buildings with new photographs. New Buildings 10 South State Street 21 West Washington Street DuSable Harbor Overpass The Reliance Building (Hotel Burnham) Updated Photographs 30 West Monroe Street (former Inland Steel Building) 150...

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A Plea For Chicago’s Theater Scene

There’s an interesting plea in the Tribune today.  Essentially, the author is asking the still-to-be-chosen mayor of Chicago not to screw up the theater scene that the outgoing mayor worked so hard to create. I’m not a theater person.  I can’t stand musicals.  But I lived in the Loop during Wicked, and I think most people have no idea the kind of economic impact that one play had, and continues to...

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