ZIGGURAT, an architectural chimera
(Arts Club of Chicago, through August 6)
IIT architectural provocateur Marshall Brown’s “stealth collage” plays off Gehry, Eisenman and Hadid where everything is a “potential readymade.”
Chicago Futures: 50 Speculations for the 21st-Century City
(Chicago Architecture Foundation)
A new city. Architectural visions for all fifty wards.
As Seen: Exhibitions that Made Architecture and Design History
(Art Institute, through August 14)
Meta-exhibit looks at past exhibits that have informed how we exhibit–not to mention how we live, work and play in the buildings that shape us.
Luftwerk Summer Solstice Concert
(Garfield Park Conservatory, June 22)
Luftwerk’s “solarise” installation gets the concert treatment with Owen Clayton Condon & Renewable Energy & the Illinois Clean Jobs Bill, presented by The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)
Watch the Riverwalk construction
The summer’s best hangout. Hang out and catch some rays as construction on the next phase is completed.