• The Chicago Cultural Center - Formerly Chicago's Central Public Library

    4 monthes ago - By Urban Sketchers Chicago

    The Chicago Cultural Center opened in 1897, is a Chicago Landmark building that houses the city's official reception venue where the Mayor of Chicago has welcomed Presidents and royalty, diplomats and community leaders. It is located in the Loop , across Michigan Avenue from Millennium Park . This building is a favorite cold weather location for Urban Sketchers Chicago.
    The following interior sketches of the Chicago Cultural Center are by Alex Zonis
    Originally the central library building, it was converted in 1977 to an arts and culture center at the instigation of Commissioner of Cultural...
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