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A West Loop Mainstay: Legat Architects Celebrates 20 Years in Downtown Chicago

– Joseph Legat, founder of Legat Architects, wanted his organization to transcend the label of “suburban firm.” In 1964, Legat founded his practice in the City of Waukegan 40 miles north of downtown Chicago. 452 more words


Architecture of Chicago in black & white

… like painting and sculpture, architecture is a visual art: buildings are the product of the imagination …

… outstanding buildings, engineering works which have transformed the city … 10 more words


The Biennial : followed up Chicago Architecture

Biennial may sound like something alienistic but, it is rather a parachuting and another expression of the exposure to contemporary culture of Chicago. It is an international exhibition, which cites to be first Chicago Architecture Biennial. 402 more words


Chicago Architectural Tour

(Chicago, Illinois) In the time remaining before the start of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s Friday the 13th concert, we took a self-guided architectural tour of Chicago, and thus saw the following: 103 more words


Is our cross worn out?

Two weeks ago I drove by this church as I dropped Sarah off in school and I stopped and took some pictures and posted some of them in instagram and took some others with my large camera. 250 more words

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Open House Chicago

A couple of weeks ago I got the chance to volunteer for Open House Chicago, this was unlike any volunteering I’ve done before. Most of the volunteer work that I have participated in, in the past, has been geared towards the suburbs and people within the suburbs like students, teachers, and my community. 224 more words