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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…

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…

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,…

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…