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The new book "Chicago: Classic Photographs" showcases 100 images of the city taken over the past century by revered photographers. Enjoy a tour through the collection and a book signing with editors Richard Cahan and Michael Williams.

$5 public
Free for CAF members*
Lecture Hall @ CAF, 224 S. Michigan Ave.

A flip through "Chicago: Classic Photographs" will fill people who love the city with a sense of both familiarity and mystery. The timeless images capture the beauty of the city's landscape and vast array of neighborhoods. Editors Richard Cahan and Michael Williams will discuss the work that went into the book and share the works of photographers like Vivian Maier, Art Shay, Walker Evans, Richard Nickel, Henri Cartier-Bresson and Aaron Siskind.

  • Although this event is free for CAF members, advance registration is required.
  • All online transactions will be charged a $3 convenience fee. To avoid this fee, order tickets via phone 312.922.3432 or in-person at CAF's Box Office at 224 S. Michigan Ave.

assistive listening systemsThe Lecture Hall @ CAF is equipped with an FM Assistive Listening System. To request a receiver, with either a headset or neckloop, please inquire with a CAF staff member at the program.