The Reliance Building was reborn as the Hotel Burnham in October 1999 in the heart of Chigaco.
A glimmering metal mesh-clad stack of boxes shifted off axis in a dynamic composition.
Can such a large building refer distinctly to the old city of Córdoba, and its unique history, without literally imitating it?
By its transparency the facade announces the accessible and public nature of Spertus. The new Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies fills what was one of the last open spaces on the historic South Michigan Avenue, directly facing Grant Park.