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The Sullivan Center as Souvenir: An Exciting Re-Design for Target

Join Mary Shaffer, lead design project manager for Target Architecture, who led the architecture and engineering team on the interior re-design of the 1899 Louis Sullivan designed former Carson Pirie Scott Building at State and Madison Streets. Mary will share information about the process Target undertook to preserve elements of the historic building while addressing its retailing needs and incorporating branding elements of a Target Store shopping experience.

This program is part of Lunch Talks @ CAF, a weekly lecture series that takes place every Wednesday at 12:15pm at the Chicago Architecture Foundation. Further information and resources on this topic are available on our website at

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