I know we have architecture aficionados in the community. I’m blessed as a Chicagoan being surrounded by the masterpieces of van der Rohe, Goldberg and Lloyd Wright. We lost one of the true mavericks of modern architecture due to an unfortunate bike accident over the weekend:
The Thompson Center is as a daring statement as any I’ve ever seen, The wonder of this building really begins when one enters it, with an interior that is a marvel to behold. I think of great architecture in the same light as great art and great music: all are the product of something special in the way of inspiration and talent. Fortunately, Jahn’s legacy lives on his works of art across the city and around the world.