Chicago Bungalow Awards Honor COVID Creativity
Feb06

Chicago Bungalow Awards Honor COVID Creativity

While some of us wasted the anthropause binge-watching period dramas on TV, some of our neighbors were busy winning prizes and making the rest of us look as lazy as we actually are. The annual Chicago Bungalow Awards are out, honoring people who demonstrate their love of one of Chicago’s favorite architecture styles in physical ways. If you’re new to Chicago, a “bungalow” is like a regular low, only with more...

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Chicago Bungalow Preservationists Honored
Feb01

Chicago Bungalow Preservationists Honored

Chicago is the birth place of the skyscraper, and dozens of architectural innovations that led up to it an improved upon it since. ┬áBut not all things “Chicago” are grand in scale. For example, what’s more Chicago than a Chicago bungalow? ┬áThe squatty, utilitarian buildings served the city well for generations, but are slowly disappearing, or being altered beyond recognition thanks to gentrification and changes in...

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