Daily Archives: May 13, 2008

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Great Chicago Places & Spaces: Great Chicago Conversations

Thursday, May 15, 6 p.m.

Featuring Paul Goldberger

Moderated by Lee Bey

Chicago Public Library
Harold Washington
Library Center
Cindy Pritzker
400 S. State St.

Doors open at 5:15 p.m.
Free admission.
Seating is limited.

In celebration of the 40th anniversary of the Chicago Landmarks Ordinance and the 10th Annual Great Chicago Places and Spaces, the City of Chicago is pleased to welcome Paul Goldberger,
Pulitzer Prize-winner and architecture critic for The New Yorker.

Where is historic preservation going at the beginning of the twenty-first century? To mark forty years since
Chicago passed its landmarks legislation, Mr. Goldberger will look at the state of architecture and how Chicago compares to other cities around the country.

Joining Mr. Goldberger will be Lee Bey, Executive Director of the Chicago Central Area Committee, writer, adviser, professor and critic specializing in architecture.

Presented by the Mayor’s Office of Special Events, the Chicago Department of Planning and Development, the Chicago Public Library and the Commission on Chicago Landmarks.

Great Chicago Places and Spaces Flyer