Conversation Starters

When scoping the city for its newest, most innovative creations, we couldn’t help but notice a captivating trend: layered, yet unpretentious pieces that kept us talking long after leaving the store. These geometric shapes and rustic furnishings became the inspiration for our second annual design feature

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Plastic and chrome-plated puzzle sculpture

5 The Tangle Museum, an ABS plastic and chrome-plated puzzle sculpture, by Richard X. Zawitz, $78, at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E. Chicago Ave.; 312-397-4000,


Photograph: Michael Boone



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