Open House Chicago Wows Locals, Floors Tourists, Frustrates Fans
Oct21

Open House Chicago Wows Locals, Floors Tourists, Frustrates Fans

Another Open House Chicago has passed, and right about now the staff and volunteers of the Chicago Architecture Foundation should be slumped down in squishy in Lay-Z-Boys, eating ice cream, soaking their aching feet, and congratulating themselves for pulling off a logistical miracle. We’ll publish a number of stories over the next couple of weeks about Open House Chicago, and also your photos from the event. E-mail your snaps to...

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Slice of Life: Curves, Stripes, and a Spire
Feb23

Slice of Life: Curves, Stripes, and a Spire

Everyone’s favorite new Chicago landmark, Cloud Gate, grabs onto the stright lines of 150 North Michigan Avenue, the Trump International Hotel and Tower (401 North Wabash Avenue), Millennium Park Plaza (151 North Michigan Avenue), and the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois Tower (300 East Randolph Street) and bends them to its...

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