1893 Chicago Worlds Fair Merchant Tailors Bldg. Gondola

1893 Chicago Worlds Fair Merchant Tailors Bldg. Gondola

Built in the Classical Revival style, the Field Museum was a result of the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition. A home was needed for the artifacts displayed at the fair. Edward Ayer convinced the merchant Marshall Field to fund what would be known as the Columbian Museum of Chicago. In 1905, the Muse

Built in the Classical Revival style, the Field Museum was a result of the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition. A home was needed for the artifacts displayed at the fair. Edward Ayer convinced the merchant Marshall Field to fund what would be known as the Columbian Museum of Chicago. In 1905, the Muse

Second Church of Christ, Scientist, is the second-built Christian Science church in Chicago and the oldest still offering services. Its Beaux-Arts structure was designed by Solon S. Beman and patterned after his Merchant Tailors’ building from the World’s Columbian Exposition of 1893. Built of Bedford stone and granite, the church was dedicated on Easter Sunday, 1901, with four services accommodating more than 10,000 attendees. At the time, the church’s most notable neighbor was George…

Second Church of Christ, Scientist, is the second-built Christian Science church in Chicago and the oldest still offering services. Its Beaux-Arts structure was designed by Solon S. Beman and patterned after his Merchant Tailors’ building from the World’s Columbian Exposition of 1893. Built of Bedford stone and granite, the church was dedicated on Easter Sunday, 1901, with four services accommodating more than 10,000 attendees. At the time, the church’s most notable neighbor was George…

Merchant Tailors Building at the World's Columbian Exposition (also known as the Chicago World's Fair), Daniel Burnham (1893)

Merchant Tailors Building at the World's Columbian Exposition (also known as the Chicago World's Fair), Daniel Burnham (1893)

Solon Spencer Beman (10/1/1853 – 4/23/1914) was an American architect based in Chicago and best known as the architect of the planned Pullman community and adjacent Pullman Company factory complex.

Solon Spencer Beman (10/1/1853 – 4/23/1914) was an American architect based in Chicago and best known as the architect of the planned Pullman community and adjacent Pullman Company factory complex.

Katara Towers, Lusail Marina District, Doha, Qatar by Kling Consult Architects :: 40 floors, height 211m :: proposal

Katara Towers, Lusail Marina District, Doha, Qatar by Kling Consult Architects :: 40 floors, height 211m :: proposal

cool E8 Building | Coll-Barreu Arquitectos Check more at http://www.arch2o.com/e8-building-coll-barreu-arquitectos/

cool E8 Building | Coll-Barreu Arquitectos Check more at http://www.arch2o.com/e8-building-coll-barreu-arquitectos/

Image 9 of 27 from gallery of The Non Program Pavilion / Jesús Torres García • Architects. Courtesy of Jesús Torres García

Gallery of The Non Program Pavilion / Jesús Torres García • Architects - 9

Image 9 of 27 from gallery of The Non Program Pavilion / Jesús Torres García • Architects. Courtesy of Jesús Torres García

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