Chicago

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Notes of this trip


Click here for the Chicago museums (Art Institute, Museum of Science, Oriental Institute)
Wacker Dr west from Merchandise Mart (foreground: United Airlines Building, 77 West Wacker by DeStefano, 1992

Wacker Dr west from Merchandise Mart

Bertrand Goldberg: Marina City (1967)


Wacker Dr west from Merchandise Mart

Kohn Pedersen Fox: 333 West Wacker Drive (1983)

333 West Wacker Dr

Marina City


Graham, Anderson, Probst & White: Merchandise Mart (1931)

Randolph & Franklin

Life under the Loop


Vitzhum and Kill: Randolph Tower (1929)

Randolph & Franklin


Murphy & Jahn: James Thompson Center, ex State of Illinois Center, Randolph & LaSalle (1985)

Murphy & Jahn: James Thompson Center, ex State of Illinois Center, Randolph & LaSalle (1985)

Murphy & Jahn: James Thompson Center, ex State of Illinois Center, Randolph & LaSalle (1985)

Temple Building, Clark & Washington


Theater on State and Lake

Giaver & Dinkelberg: 35 East Wacker Dr (1927)


Giaver & Dinkelberg: 35 East Wacker Dr (1927)

Epstein: Smurfit-Stone "Diamond" Building, ex Associates Center, 150 North Michigan Avenue (1983)

Diamond Building

Ness and Murphy: One Prudential Plaza, 130 East Randolph Street (1955) and Edward Durell Stone: AON Building, 200 East Randolph Street (1972)


Burnham & Root: Reliance Building, 32 N State (1895)

Dead end of Clark Ave with Miro's sculpture

Miro's sculpture


Diamond, Two Prudential, AON buildings

Holabird & Root: Chicago Board of Trade, 141 West Jackson Boulevard, dead end of LaSalle (1930)

Skidmore, Owings, and Merrill: Madison Plaza, 200 West Madison St (1982)

Pei Cobb Freed: Hyatt Center, 111 South Wacker Drive (2005)


Cesar Pelli: 181 West Madison (1990)

South of Pelli's

Pei Cobb Freed: Hyatt Center, 111 South Wacker Drive (2005)

Bruce Graham: Sears Tower (1974)


Sears Tower

Sears Tower

Kohn Pedersen Fox: 311 South Wacker Drive, near Sears Tower (1990)

311 South Wacker Drive - top


Skidmore, Owings & Merrill: Gateway IV, South Riverside Plaza, near Union Station (1983)

Across the river from Gateway IV

Sears Tower

Sears Tower


311 South Wacker Dr

Board of Trade (with statue on top)

Sears Tower's entrance

Harry Weese: 200 South Wacker Drive (1981)


Burnham & Root: Rookery building, 209 S. LaSalle St (1888)

Rookery

Board of Trade

Board of Trade


Board of Trade

Jackson & Clark

Adams & Federal


Harry Weese: Courthouse annex (1975)

Public Library

Louis Sullivan's Auditorium Building (1889)


The Loop

C.F. Murphy Associates and Perkins & Will: Chase Tower, ex Bank One, Monroe & Dearborn (1969)

Chase Tower


Bottom of Chase Tower

Helmut Jahn: Xerox Center, 33 West Monroe St (1980)

Madison & Dearborn

Bottom of Madison & Dearborn


Louis Sullivan's Carson Pirie Scott (1904)

Carson Pirie Scott

Millennium Park - Frank Gehry: Jay Pritzker Pavilion (2004)

Prudential Plaza and AON


Stephen Wright: Two Prudential Plaza (1990)

Thin apartment building on Stetson

Chicago Tribune tower (1923)

NBC Tower


Graham, Anderson, Probst & White: Wrigley Building (1925)

Wrigley

Tribune and Intercontinental

Wrigley, Tribune and Intercontinental


Walter Alschlager: Intercontinental Hotel, 505 North Michigan Avenue, behind Tribune Tower (1929)

Wrigley

Wrigley

Wacker Dr from the Wrigley


Top of the Tribune

Intercontinental

Wrigley


Wrigley

Tribune Tower's entrance on Michigan Ave

North Michigan Ave (Omni Hotel, Chicago Place, etc)

Looking south from Michigan Ave (Wrigley, Mather, etc)


John Hancock building and others

Wrigley

Eastern skyscrapers

Eastern skyscrapers (Lakepoint Tower)


AON and Two Prudential

Skidmore, Owings, and Merrill: NBC Tower (1989)

North Michigan Ave

Intercontinental's facade


35 East Wacker Dr

Herbert Hugh Riddle: Mather Tower, thin white building, 75 East Wacker Dr (1928)


Skyline

Skyline

Skyline

Skyline


Wrigley & Tribune

Bertrand Goldberg: Marina City (1967)

House of Blues

Grand & State


Bruce Graham: John Hancock Center (1970)

John Hancock Building

Schipporeit-Heinrich: Lakepoint Tower (1968)


Bertrand Goldberg: Prentice Women's Hospital or Stone Pavilion, 320 East Huron, Northwestern University Chicago Campus (1975)

Stone Pavilion

Stone Pavilion

Stone Pavilion


Solomon Cordwell Buenz: 700 North Chicago (1991)

700 North Chicago

700 North Chicago

Omni Hotel, 676 North Michigan Avenue & Huron)


Water Tower

Water Tower

Across from the Water Tower

Water Tower


Looking south from Michigan Ave

Wrigley


Wrigley & Marina

Wrigley & Marina

Millennium Park - Frank Gehry: BP Bridge (2004)

BP Bridge (2004)


Millennium Park - Frank Gehry: Jay Pritzker Pavilion (2004)

Jay Pritzker Pavilion (2004)

Jay Pritzker Pavilion (2004)


Millennium Park - Anish Kapoor: Cloud Gate (2004)

Cloud Gate

Cloud Gate

Cloud Gate


Cloud Gate

Cloud Gate

Cloud Gate

Cloud Gate


Cloud Gate

Cloud Gate

Cloud Gate

Cloud Gate


Cloud Gate

Millennium Park - Jaume Plensa: Crown Fountain, Michigan Avenue at Randolph (2004)


Crown Fountain

Crown Fountain

Buckingham Fountain

Buckingham Fountain


Diamond Building

Madison & Dearborn

Diamond, Two Prudential, AON buildings


Sears and Courthouse Annex

Chicago Trade Exchange

200 South Wacker Drive

311 S Wacker Dr


Gateway IV

Sears Tower

Sears Tower

311 S Wacker Dr


Looking north on Wacker Dr from Gateway IV

Union Station

Graham, Anderson, Probst & White: Civic Opera Building, 20 North Wacker Drive (1929)

Civic Opera


Merchandise Mart

Civic Opera

Citigroup

One South Wacker


One South Wacker

111 South Wacker Drive

Deloitte, 111 South Wacker

Deloitte, 111 South Wacker


Frank Lloyd Wright's "Robie House"

University of Chicago

University of Chicago


Chicago Columbia Exposition (1893)

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