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Carson Pirie Scott as Souvenir: Re-Design for Target

Join Mary Shaffer, Lead Design Project Manager, 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.


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CAF tour of the Carson Pirie Scott Building a.k.a. the Sullivan Center

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Presented by the National Endowment for the Arts.

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




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