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Hidden Modern Gems Tour

August 4, 2013 This tour featured the work of Dennis Stevens and Calvin Jay Tobin. Both were partners with more familiar names – Stevens with Don Erickson; Tobin…

2013 Merchandise Mart Tour

April 24, 2013 Our third annual tour organized by Suzanne Archer and Mel Crum View as Slideshow

Bertrand Goldberg – Reconstructing an Icon – Gallery Talk

February 13, 2013 Guided tour and talk with curator Kate Keleman PLUS: Karla Sierralta and Brian Strawn, Future Prentice design competition and the Chicago Architectural Club Cyril Marsollier…

2012 Holiday Party

December 2, 2012 Our 9th annual pot-luck vintage HOLIDAY PARTY! This year’s party was held in Downtown Chicago – a spectacular mid-mod condo on the 24th floor of…

Charles Phoenix Retro Slide Show

September 20, 2012 Charles Phoenix Big Retro Slide Show roasts and toasts classic and kitschy American life and style past and present. While commentating on flea-market found mid-century…

Aurora Modern Tour

July 29, 2012 CBB members toured and met the owner of this 1954 Mid-Century Modern designed by Samuel Marx. House Beautiful Magazine wrote in 1948 that Marx’s rooms…

Weinberg House Tour

July 22, 2012 Private tour of the Weinberg House in Highland Park. CBB members got a chance to see a stunning original mid-century interior featuring rare furniture by…

Bunker Hill Estates Open House

May 6, 2012 Nestled among other noteworthy modern homes in Bunker Hill Estates, this two owner architect designed home is a rare find. This California style post &…

2012 Annual Meeting and Modern Design Auction Preview

March 25, 2012 Tour of the upcoming Modern Design Auction at Chicago’s premier auction house specializing in modern and contemporary design. Since 2000 Wright has sold nearly 20,000…

2011 Holiday Party

December 4, 2011 Our 8th annual cocktail and “pot-luck” party was held at a fabulous Keck and Keck modern home in Flossmoor. Our hosts are the third owners,…

2nd Annual Mies Modern Cocktail Party

October 13, 2011 The party was held at a fabulous large condo at 860 Lake Shore Drive. View as Slideshow

Russel Wright Collection Event

September 18, 2011 On Sunday, September 18, 2011, Chicago Bauhaus and Beyond members Gary and Laura Maurer hosted “A Celebration of Russel Wright” at their home in Chicago….

Bucktown Modern Tour

July 30, 2011 This exciting look at cutting edge modern design in the Bucktown/Wicker Park neighborhoods was organized by member John Park of the Park Schreck Gallery. Members…

Keck & Keck Home Event

July 17, 2011 The Atlas House, a classic Keck + Keck modern residence, built in 1961, was open for CBB members only Sunday, July 17, 2011. View as…

Ralph Anderson Lincolnshire Home Tour

June 26, 2011 The architect’s daughter and CBB member Robin Mahaffey of RAM Architecture planned our visit to these unique 1960’s-era homes, including refreshments served in the garden…