Birthplace of the skyscraper, Chicago played an important role in the development of architectural Modernism. This great legacy includes the contributions of many Jewish architects, some now famous and others who have long been overlooked. In this presentation historian Julia Bachrach will highlight the work of Chicago Jewish architects from the late 1880s through the 1970s. Check out her blog post on this topic: https://www.jbachrach.com/blog
Sponsored by Chicago Jewish Historical Society.
IMAGE: Auditorium Building by Eric Allix Rogers