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Topic 19: Networked Urbanism

city of big data


Topic 18: Dorchester Artist Housing

Dorchester Artist Housing Collaborative


Topic 17: Pullman's Cultural Renaissance



Topic 16: Viceroy Hotel Adaptive Reuse

Viceroy Hotel Facade. Photo: David Schalliol


Topic 15: A Masterplan for Pilsen

Pilsen Masterplan, UrbanWorks


Topic 14: Photographing Modernism

Diamond Bank Interior. Photo by Lee Bey.


Topic 13: Glass Engineering in Architecture


Topic 12: Preservation and Change



Topic 11: Perkins + Will: Projects in Africa


Topic 10: Urban Interventions- Parklets


Topic 9: Target at Carson Pirie Scott

City Target at Carson Pirie Scott


Topic 8: Secret Spaces Atop Chicago

Chicago Board of Trade east view Kate Joyce photo


Topic 7: Graceland Cemetery Landscape


Topic 6: The Future of North Grant Park


Topic 5: Bus Rapid Transit in Chicago


Topic 4: Museum of Health + Medicine


Topic 3: VOA's Roosevelt University Tower


Topic 2: The Bloomingdale Trail


Topic 1: Randhurst Center by Victor Gruen


These talks are made possible in part by a donation in memory of Myra Gary, Docent Class of 1999.



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