Wednesday, August 12, 2009

Chicago Architecture Lecture

September 10, 2009 at 6:30 p.m.
Huette Kaplan, a docent for the Chicago Architecture Foundation, will present an overview of many Chicago tours. These tours include:
Frank LLoyd Wright by Bus ~ Hear about the tour which visits the neighborhoods where Wright lived and where he developed the prairie style of architecture. Many of the neighborhoods referenced in the book , Loving Frank, will be discussed.
Devil in the White City Bus Tour ~ Hear about the tour based upon Erik Larson's book and which explores the events that occurred in Chicago and their lasting impact upon us: the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition and the emergence of America's first mass murderer.
Lights, Camera, Architecture ~ Hear about many of the walking routes that feature Chicago's architecture seen in movies such as Batman, Road to Perdition, Weather Man, Untouchables and the Blues Brothers.

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