Architecture takes a holiday: Chicago people in photos

July 8, 2010


(photo by Lee Bey)

I went to to the African-Caribbean International Festival of Life last weekend in Washington Park.

I took my camera along. Musical acts like Angela Winbush and‚  Dancehall star Shaggy were among the performers (although Shaggy didn't show). I was interested in capturing the people, and how giant Washington Park--for a few warm days in the summer--transformed into a place of beauty, pride, food, music, community and culture.

We'll get back to architecture tomorrow.


(photo by Lee Bey)


(photo by Lee Bey)


(photo by Lee Bey)


(photo by Lee Bey)


(photo by Lee Bey)


(photo by Lee Bey)