Tag: Chicago Spire

Remembering Marshall Bennett and New Buildings in Chicago!

I was sad to hear of the passing of Marshall Bennett on October 13.  My husband Lucien Lagrange knew him and we will remember him and all that he accomplished.  With a partner he invented the concept of having modern Industrial Parks tied in with airports, and developed the Centex Industrial Park in Elk Grove... Read more »

Buildings That Never Were!

I was in the Loop and saw that Loehmann’s in the Joffrey Tower is closing today.  It made me start to think about all of the businesses and buildings that might have been! Long before the Joffrey Tower was built there was another building that was to be built on that corner, namely a two... Read more »

Beautiful Buildings in Chicago and Finding Gold at the Field Museum!

I continue to be impressed with the Elysian building in Streeterville.  Just look at it, the design is so impressive, and the restaurants are starting to get the attention they so richly deserve.  Developer David Pisor thought of everything – even the spa is magnificent!   The combination of Lucien Lagrange’s design skills and David’s... Read more »
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