Tag: Skidmore Owings & Merrill

The Legacy of Stanley Tigerman and a New West Loop Condo Building!

The world of Chicago Architecture took a hit with the passing of Stanley Tigerman of June 3, 2019.  Tigerman’s career began after graduating from Yale in 1961, then he left Skidmore, Owings, and Merrill in 1964 and formed his own practice, which became Tigerman McCurry when he brought on his wife, Margaret McCurry, as a... Read more »

Recognizing Lincoln Park High and Keeping Busy for the Winter!

My buyer clients often ask about the local neighborhoods as I take them from home to home around Chicago, especially the local schools.  The Gold Coast and Lincoln Park neighborhoods are blessed to have both private schools as well as some of the best public schools in the State of Illinois.  I looked into Lincoln... Read more »

Natalie de Blois, An Architectural Pioneer

Chicago architect Lucien Lagrange has always admired one of the early American woman architects, Natalie de Blois, and as I read up on her it was truly eye opening.  She was one of only five or six women architects in America with a substantial practice when she began her career in 1944 after graduating from... Read more »
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