Portfolio Tag: Preservation

THE MUSEUM OF SCIENCE AND INDUSTRY

The Museum of Science and Industry is an icon on Chicago's lakefront, and a landmark building originally constructed as the Palace of Fine Arts for the World's Fair in 1893. HPZS has lead a variety of projects since 1988, including master planning for MSI 2000, replacement of the copper roofs and restoration of the bronze…
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Chicago Temple

The Chicago Temple, designed by Holabird and Roche, is one of Chicago's most prominent buildings. It was completed in 1924, and is listed as the tallest church in the world, with a spire reaching 568 feet above ground level. HPZS developed and continues to lead a $27 million dollar, multi-year master plan to bring the…
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The Rookery

The Rookery, completed in 1888, was designed and constructed by the eminent Chicago Firm of Burnham & Root. The public spaces of the interior were remodeled by Frank Lloyd Wright in 1905. The Rookery is both a National Historic Landmark and a Chicago Historic Landmark. HPZS's Comprehensive Restoration Plan included the entirety of the exterior…
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Dearborn Station

The Dearborn Street Station, designed by Cyrush Eidlitz, was completed in 1886. It is a Chicago Landmark structure, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and it is the only surviving nineteenth railroad station in Chicago. The scope of the project involved restoration and adaptive reuse of the existing building and construction of an…
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Dana Thomas House

The Dana Thomas House, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, was constructed in 1905 for Susan Lawrence Dana, a leading figure in Springfield Society. As restored by HPZS the house is one of the largest, most elaborate, and complete of Wright's houses, maintaining most of the original Wright designed furniture and art glass. HPZS was awarded…
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