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1968 Don Erickson home in Park Ridge

Sunday, July 1st,  2pm – 4pm  CBB members enjoyed touring this amazing Park Ridge home designed by Don Erickson, hosted by listing agent Paul Swanson of Baird &…

Mies McCormick House Revealed

Sunday, June 24, 2:30 p.m.  A special visit/tour at the Elmhurst Art Museum Address: 150 Cottage Hill Ave. Elmhurst, Illinois 60126  FREE to paid members, RSVP below. Mies’s McCormick House…

Jack Denst – Discover an iconic Bauhaus-trained interior artist

Sunday, April 8  1-3 p.m.  April marked the beginning activities for CBB with a tour of the Jack Denst Estate Gallery in Beverly. Jack Denst was a prolific…

Mid-Century Modern Dream House and Holiday Party December 2 + 3, 2017

What if you took a futuristic home built in 1962 and filled it with rare vintage furniture of the era, to create a Mid-Century Modern Dream House? Chicago…

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

17Sunday, 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…

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…

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…

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)….

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

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…

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,…