Hancock Highlighted as Google Honors Fazlur Khan
Apr03

Hancock Highlighted as Google Honors Fazlur Khan

Google has honored thousands of events, celebrities, scientists, and others over the years with its “Google Doodles,” the cartoons that often replace its logo when people search for things. Today, Chicago gets a two-fer. The primary beneficiary is Fazlur Khan, the legendary structural engineer who worked at Skidmore, Owings and Merrill’s Chicago office until his death in 1982. Today would have been his 88th birthday....

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Status Update: A Streetview of Chicago’s Future Googleplex
Sep25

Status Update: A Streetview of Chicago’s Future Googleplex

Google has an army of talented young mathmagicians who spend their days thinking of new ways for the marketing giant to spy on us.  So, we sent our talented young photographer, Daniel Schell,  to spy on how far things have come with Big G’s new Fulton River District outpost.  His streetviews show us that the baby Googleplex is really coming along. Sterling Bay is redeveloping the former Fulton Market Cold Storage building at...

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