The Obama Foundation also has set high minority contract goals but resists — for now — using an independent monitor to ensure those goals are met.
The proposed Englewood High School was designed by Englewood native Renauld Mitchell, a lead architect on the project.
Plans will be unveiled Friday for a $32 million National Museum of Gospel Music 9 years after the historic church was destroyed by an accidental fire.
One of the 20 prominent women depicted said she hopes the mural will signal to young girls that “there are no limitations.”
The coffee table-style book features vintage postcards and both vintage and contemporary photos of Chicago to chronicle the city’s history.
Weaving through the graves at Graceland Cemetery on Tuesday, Albert Walavich led a tour of the grounds, where tombstones date back to the early 1800s.
Developers unveiled One Chicago Square, a proposed $740 million project that would take up most of the block across from Holy Name Cathedral.
The opening comes less than three weeks since the inauguration of a museum dedicated to the fashion pioneer in his home city of Paris.
Chicago-area art museums, galleries are primed for an exciting season.
Each of the towers is a self-contained ecosystem with heating & ventilating connectors, electrical connections, acoustical panels & sprinkler system.
Finalists are being asked about “past philanthropic spending,” including “contributions to educational, environmental and civil rights causes.”
It is the latest addition to the more than 40 murals in the South Loop neighborhood, and kicks off this year’s public art exhibition, Street Level.