Teaching the Skyscraper to Soar

Tuesday, Oct 19, 2021 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

659 W. Wrightwood
Chicago, IL 60614

Moderated by Michelangelo Sabatino (IIT Professor of Architectural History and Cultural Heritage),  panelists Bill Baker (Skidmore, Owings & Merrill structural engineering partner), Marko Pogacnik (IUAV University of Venice Professor of History of Architecture), and architecture and preservation legend John Vinci discuss the phenomenal structure of the Garrick Theatre and the legacy of Sullivan’s skyscrapers.  Co-sponsor: IIT.

Virtual public programming is all free of charge; advance registration is required at https://wrightwood659.org/programs