Before he was a consultant to Kanye West, a collaborator with Nike and Ikea, and now art director of menswear at Louis Vuitton, he was getting his master’s degree in architecture at the Illinois Institute of Technology. And he’s carried that education into the peak of high fashion.
She has a global history and resume, born in Lagos and raised in London. She’s also a local, as a curator at the University of Chicago. She’ll bring both experiences, along with her curator’s eye, to the CAB.
In a competitive beer town, designers have to get creative to grab customers, and the result is a feast for the eyes as well as the palate.
Think of downtown’s River Theater as a grand urban gesture. The complex geometry of steps, seating, and ramp overlooking the Chicago River pours down effortlessly from Upper Wacker and sings with energy, serving as a middle finger to the A Sunday on La Grande Jatte–type formality of other riverside parks. Carol Ross Barney is the … Read more
Architecture lovers: planning a weekend of building-gazing? Get out of the city center and try these roads less traveled.
See works by local artists, reimaginings of Tribune Tower, and more.
A Michigan Avenue hotel is rebranding as the St. Jane, and the Mother of Social Work is rolling over in her grave.
So many beaches, so few that give you exactly what you want.
Super-charge this Chicago summer staple.