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The tale of the two-flat
Aug. 20, 2014
Skip the skyscraper! The most interesting building in Chicago is tied to its neighborhoods and its working class.
Architecture blogger says thanks and goodbye
Jan. 7, 2014
Lee Bey has written about architecture for WBEZ since January, 2010. Today he says goodbye.
Park District's old HQ lives on
Dec. 23, 2013
The Chicago Park District's former headquarters has been gone a decade—but not forgotten, thanks to images posted on the Library of Congress website.
Modernist Southwest Side former S&L demolished
Nov. 26, 2013
It's a sad end to a neighborhood building that not only stood on the corner of 55th and Kedzie, but also occupied the intersection of Chicago architecture and history.
Yeezus: 'The world can be saved through design'
Nov. 19, 2013
Kanye West strolled into a Harvard Graduate School of Design studio this week to talk about architecture and design. Read about what he had to say.
After Prentice: Northwestern's new designs
Nov. 12, 2013
Northwestern University picks three finalists to design the building that will go on the old Prentice Hospital site. Here's what they look like:
Hospital to get second life?
Nov. 5, 2013
A Curious Citizen wonders whether some kind of resuscitation is in order for the old Cook County Hospital. And, how daunting could that be?
Gary church makes National Register
Oct. 29, 2013
St. Augustine Episcopal Church—Gary's only architecturally-modernist house of worship—is now listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
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