40 E. Erie
Chicago, IL 60611
Le Style Métro: Guimard, Subways, and the Modern City
Thursday, September 14th
6:00-7:00 PM (VIRTUAL)
What makes subways so important to modern cities, what did they mean to the people that used them, and how did Hector Guimard’s famous entrances for the Paris Métro help create those meanings? In this illustrated lecture, scholar and author David Pike will take you on a virtual tour of subway culture, with Guimard as our guide.