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 11:00 a.m.  For CBB members only: This year’s annual meeting will feature renown photographer, writer, architecture critic,  and ardent student of Mid-Century design and…

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: At a monthly…

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

Future looks bright for Keck’s House of Tomorrow – now a National Treasure

CBB was involved with a very successful evening at the House of Tomorrow presentation on Oct 19th at the Weinrib House in Highland Park. Both homes were designed…

Dennis Blair Home Tour/Open House in Barrington

Sunday, Nov. 6, 1:00-4:00 p.m. You’re invited to a special open house for CBB members and their guests, hosted by Lou Zucaro. 249 Kimberly Rd, North Barrington. Dennis…

Moholy-Nagy: Future Present Art Institute Chicago

October 2, 2016–January 3, 2017 Regenstein Hall Painting, photography, film, sculpture, advertising, product design, theater sets—László Moholy-Nagy (American, born Hungary, 1895–1946) did it all. Future Present, the first…

Crow Island School Tour

September 24, 2016 Chicago Bauhaus and Beyond hosted a fantastic tour of Eero Saarinen, Perkins Will and Wheeler’s Crow Island elementary school today in Winnetka, IL. Susan Saarinen,…

Bertrand Goldberg’s River City Tour

August 7, 2016 Chicago Bauhaus and Beyond hosted a wonderful tour today of Bertrand Goldberg’s River City in Chicago. We were very fortunate to tour inside five residences,…

Keck & Keck Sloan House Tour

July 17, 2016 Chicago Bauhaus and Beyond hosted a great tour of the 1940 Sloan house, designed by Keck and Keck. Widely regarded as the first passive solar…

Elmhurst Art Museum: Playboy Architecture Exhibit

July 9, 2016 Chicago Bauhaus and Beyond’s event yesterday at the Elmhurst Art Museum was fantastic on many levels! We toured the Playboy exhibition which focused on architecture…