The news comes a month after Kanye West tweeted his involvement in reopening the theater.
Created as a self-contained community for workers at the Pullman rail car factory, history comes to life in Chicago’s most unique neighborhood.
For the first time ever, Open House Chicago offers a chance to see hidden architectural gems in the Austin neighborhood on Oct. 13 and Oct. 14.
Peter Roesch “was one of the important links between the Bauhaus of Mies and contemporary Chicago architecture,” fellow architect John Ronan said
“The Bean” would have been smaller if not for John H. Bryan Jr., says Anish Kapoor, who created the iconic Millennium Park sculpture.
Wacker Drive was closed to traffic so more than a thousand people could pack in for a view of the 115,000-square foot spectacle at Merchandise Mart.
The Newberry Library was showing its age. Now, after big renovation, it’s showing off what’s new, including visitor-aimed changes, World’s Fair show.
“This is Kanye West, and this is what he does,” Gary said. “What’s a theater without drama?”
West, a South Side native declared on Twitter Sunday: “We’re doing Chicago Comedy Jam. We’re going to restore the Regal Theatre.”
The tens of thousands of documents – many of which can be seen online – show the history of Chicago through the lens of its parks.
The 200,000-square-foot center, in a building designed by Mies van der Rohe, opens to the public Friday.
Find Chicago’s oldest house plus a rich variety of home styles from 19th century Victorian, Chicago-style bungalows, Sears and Roebuck catalog houses.
One of Chicago’s most stunning neighborhoods: South Shore. Tour this Chicago neighborhood with Ji Suk Yi to meet the people and see the sights.
Chicago’s Chinatown. Come for the food, stay for the culture, beautiful parks and much more. Get the scoop in “The Grid” with Ji Suk Yi.
“Every woman practicing design in Chicago owes Susan Jackson Keig a debt of gratitude,” said graphic designer Rick Valicenti.