Feb, 24, 2011,
2:21 PM

Celebrating Mies’ 125th Birthday

In celebration of Mies van der Rohe’s 125th birthday, we’re planning on good company, delicious cocktails, student exhibits, and a brief presentation on collecting the master’s work by Wright auction’s Michael Jefferson. We hope you can join us!

Monday, March 28, 2011


S.R. Crown Hall

3360 S. State Street, Chicago

Tickets are $50 per person OR $125 for a ticket plus a one-year membership to the Mies Society. Buy your tickets online by March 18th. To send Mies a birthday gift, make donation online.

Special thanks and gratitude to our event sponsors:

IIT College of Architecture

IIT Alumni Association


Lulu B.

AIA Chicago

Goethe-Institut Chicago


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Feb, 22, 2011,
6:09 PM

Mies fan and grad student at Northwestern’s Medill school of journalism, Frederico Willoughby, has chosen our favorite architect as the subject of a project on interactive storytelling.

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Feb, 11, 2011,
6:39 PM

College of Architecture February Lectures & Events

The College of Architecture at IIT is hosting another exciting series of spring lectures at S.R. Crown Hall. Unless otherwise noted, events will be at 6:00 pm at Crown Hall, Center Core, 3360 S. State Street. Call 312.567.3312 for information. All lectures are free and open to the public. Following is the schedule for February.

15 February 2011, Tuesday

The Morgenstern Chair Lecture: Primitive Future

Sou Fujimoto, Morgenstern Chair Adjunct Professor of Architecture, IIT & Principal, Sou Fujimoto Architects, Tokyo

18 February 2011, Friday

Ground Control

Michael Morris and Yoshiko Sato, Principals, Morris Sato Studio, New York City

19 February 2011, Saturday

Student Workshop: Ground Control

Michael Morris and Yoshiko Sato, Principals, Morris Sato Studio, New York City

23 February 2011, Wednesday

Current Work

Ralph Johnson, Design Director, Perkins+Will, Chicago

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