Japan to Chicago: Architectural Reflections
Fascinated by Japanese design, renowned architect Frank Lloyd Wright fused East Asian and Western design into masterpieces, many of which were built here in Chicago. Join us for a closer look at Wright’s life and how Japanese architectural tradition influenced the design of our city’s most treasured buildings, from the 1890s to today. Plus, learn how Chicago’s architecture shaped Wyndemere’s design, from our aquatics center to The Wright Place bar and lounge to our apartment homes.
Donna Gabanksi with Chicago Architecture Center, will give us an intriguing look at how historic Japanese design inspired modern Chicago architects.