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Art & architecture on 1001 afternoons in Chicago

Ben Hecht

Art & architecture on 1001 afternoons in Chicago

essays and tall tales of artists and the cityscape of the 1920s

by Ben Hecht

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Published by Snickersnee Press in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Chicago (Ill.),
  • Illinois,
  • Chicago
    • Subjects:
    • Arts -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 20th century.,
    • Artists -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 20th century.,
    • Chicago (Ill.) -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 106-107) and index.

      Other titlesArt and architecture on 1001 afternoons in Chicago, Art & architecture on one thousand and one afternoons in Chicago
      Statementby Ben Hecht : book & commentary by Florice Whyte Kovan.
      SeriesRediscovering Ben Hecht series ;, 2
      ContributionsKovan, Florice Whyte.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNX511.C45 H43 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination114 p. :
      Number of Pages114
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL60699M
      ISBN 100966770919, 0966770943
      LC Control Number99091162

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Art and Architecture on Afternoons in Chicago AFTERWORD by FW Kovan: "The temporal compass of this book is Hecht's youth in the transitional years between the Edwardian or Progressive eras and the Modernist surge that engulfed the arts and architecture after World War I. Ben Hecht () was born in New York City, the son of Sarah.

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afternoons in Chicago. [Ben Hecht; Herman Rosse] -- Collection of 64 sketches of Chicago written by the author in in a daily column for the Chicago daily news. Art in Chicago is a magisterial account of the long history of Chicago art, from the rupture of the Great Fire in to the present, Manierre Dawson, László Moholy-Nagy, and Ivan Albright to Chris Ware, Anne Wilson, and Theaster Gates.

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The calendar is full of exciting art and architecture events, from the largest contemporary art show in the Midwest to free behind-the-scenes architectural tours and more. Paul Dailing writes the Chicago Afternoons blog as a sort of homage to Ben Hecht's gritty daily slice-of-life newspaper column from the s.

It was later compiled in to a book called A Thousand and One Afternoons in any part of you gladdens at accidentally wandering in to the meat packing district, or eavesdropping on late night bar brawls, or gaping at the.

Hour Chicago: Twenty-five Minute Self-guided Tours of Chicago's Great Architecture and Art by Ann Slavick and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at “The columns in 1, Afternoons inChicago are scruffy time capsules of an earlier Chicago, an era that is long gone but still recognizable to readers' imaginations.

Michigan Avenue, Lake Michigan, street names such as Dearborn and Adams and LaSalle and Wabansia, places such as the Art Institute of Chicago—they're all here, sprinkled amid Hecht's nervous little haikus of urban life. The Chicago Architecture Center or CAC (formerly the Chicago Architecture Foundation, CAF) is at the south end of the Magnificent Mile near the intersection of Michigan and Wacker.

Open days a year. Tour Guides are trained and certified by the CAC. Dailing contributes three times a week to his ambitious journalism project, 1, Chicago Afternoons, and Hyman curates stories for her citywide collection, Anthology of Chicago.

In an essay published in the late s, Blair Kamin, the Chicago Tribune’s architecture critic, noted that, “On the whole, [Chicago’s] Miesian buildings have endured exceedingly well. First came the flooding, then the looters. For the second time in three months, United Airlines moved its network operations center from Willis Tower to a backup facility at its former.

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How is the architecture, history, and character of the city interpreted and reflected in the work of Chicago-based artists? Which parts of the city are most moving and motivational? In this episode, artists reveal the ways in which their communities ignite ideas for photographs, sculptures, and drawings, and how those communities are invited by.

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