Modernism in Deerfield – Thursday Sept. 28, 2017 7 p.m.

An event of interest: CBB member architect Don Wrobleski will give a free talk on six homes in the Deerfield area that represent the growth of Modernism.  The…

Sunday Aug. 13 Event: 1960 Edward Dart home in Highland Park

Sunday, August 13, 2017 1:00 – 2:30 p.m.  CBB members and guests toured this spectacular lakefront modernist masterpiece by Edward Dart.  Words cannot express it, photos cannot capture…

Frost House Tour – 1960s Prefab with original Paul McCobb interiors

Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017 1:00 p.m.  CBB members toured and met the owners of this Mondrian-esque prefab house in Michigan City, IN.  The house is named after the…

July 30th Event: Dennis Blair Lakefront Home in North Barrington

Sunday July 30th, 2017 1:00p.m. – 3:00p.m. 471 East Oxford Road North Barrington CBB members and guests were invited to this Sunday event at a very special home…

Beach Point Tower Tour

Saturday June 24, 2017 11a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Beach Point Tower 5801 Sheridan Rd. Chicago CBB members and guests enjoyed a perfect Chicago beach day while touring one…

International Style Open House Sunday May 21, 2017

Sunday May 21, 3 – 5 p.m. Special Chicago Bauhaus and Beyond Open House: 949 Fisher Lane, Winnetka Event hosted by Carol Hunt and Joe Kunkel, Baird and…

Landscape Modernism – Dan Kiley Exhibit at CAF

Opening April 18, 2017, this traveling photographic exhibition and retrospective features 45 vibrant photographs, which chronicle the current state of 27 of Kiley’s more than 1,000 projects worldwide….

April 20, 2017 Michigan Modern Talk at AIA

MICHIGAN MODERN: DESIGN THAT SHAPED AMERICA WHEN Thursday, April 20 – 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. PRICE Admission: Free LOCATION AIA Chicago, 35 E. Wacker Drive, Suite 250, Chicago…

Lee Bey “Beyond Mies” April 22 at Wintrust Bank

Saturday, April 22, 2017  CBB’s 2017 annual meeting was hosted by Wintrust Bank, showcasing the renovation of their 1961 bank building in Old Town (originally North Federal Savings)….

Keck’s House of Tomorrow Lecture March 14 AIA Chicago

TUESDAY / MARCH 14, 2017 / 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM Restoring Keck’s House of Tomorrow – America’s first glass house. Last night, March 14, 2017: At a…

Rachman Gallery Hosts Farnsworth House Fundraiser and Exhibition

Exhibition Dates: TBA Reception: Saturday,  April 1, 2017 | 6 – 10pm Matthew Rachman Gallery | 1659 W. Chicago Avenue, Chicago IL 60622 Please join Matthew Rachman Gallery and…

The Palm Springs/Chicago Connection Home Tour

Friday, February 24, Palm Springs, Ca.  Chicago Bauhaus and Beyond hosted a special event to bring the House of Tomorrow restoration project to the forefront. We organized a home…

Cubism Collage Cybergrams Concrete Exhibit Tour

JANUARY 29, 2017        We spent  the afternoon with Paul Young, executive director of Bauhaus Chicago, touring the Cubism Collage Cybergrams Concrete exhibit at the Ukrainian…

Holiday Retro Cocktail Party 2016

Sunday, Dec. 11, 2016 Thanks so much to the small but brave group of CBB members who trekked out in the snow to enjoy this year’s Holiday Retro…

Lee Bey to speak November 13 – Unsung Mid-Century Modern Gems