Aug 8th 2017

Chicago: The City That IIT Built

Over the past 100 years Illinois Tech faculty and alumni have designed Chicago’s skyline, and transformed the city's natural and built environments.

1. Spertus institute for Jewish Learning and Leadership, Krueck + Sexton Architects (2007)
2. CNA Center, C. F. Murphy Associates (1972)
3. Chicago Stock Exchange Trading Room, John Vinci (Vinci & Kenny) (1977)
4. Sears Tower (Willis), SOM, Bruce Graham with Fazlur Khan (1973) 
5. Rush University Medical Center, Ralph Johnson of Perkins + Will (2012)
6. Richard J. Daley Center, Jacques Brownson of C. F. Murphy Associates (1965)
7. State of Illinois Center (James R. Thompson Center), Helmut Jahn of Murphy/Jahn (1985)
8. Blue Cross Blue Shield Tower, James Goettsch of Lohan Associates (1997)
9. Aqua Tower, Studio Gang (2010)
10. Chicago Riverwalk, Carol Ross Barney of Ross Barney Architects and Sasaki Associates (2016)
11. The Wrigley Building, Charles Beersman of Graham, Anderson, Probst & White (1924)
12. Optima Chicago Center, David Hovey for Optima (2013-17)
13. Poetry Foundation, John Ronan Architects (2011)
14. Lake Point Tower and Skyline Park, John Heinrich and George Schipporeit, with Alfred Caldwell (1968)
15. Northwestern University School of Law, Gerald Horn of Holabird & Root (1984)
16. John Hancock Center, Bruce Graham with Fazlur Khan (1969)
17. 860-880 Lake Shore Apartments, Mies van der Rohe (1951)