michael sorkin, stewart cohen, judith kirschner, ron krueck, ben
nicholson, john ronan, rick solomon, howard sulkin and martha thorne
the chicago architecture club is pleased to announce the 2002 burnham prize
competition, the winner of which is awarded a three month scholarship for
study at the american center in rome [second prize is $1000 and third prize
the program of the competition will be for the design of a new home for the
spertus institute of judaica in chicago, illinois, which includes spertus
college, the spertus museum of judaica, and a research institute. located
on historic michigan avenue in downtown chicago, the building site is across
from grant park along the lakefront.
the competition is organized into two rounds, the first which identifies ten
burnham finalists and the second, in which the first prize [designated the
burnham fellow] and the second and third prizes are selected.
the chicago architecture club was founded as a forum for discussion and
debate of topical architectural issues. it is sustained by chicago's lively
architectural scene and provides opportunities for cross-fertilization. the
cac believes that participation in a larger community is essential in a
public profession such as architecture and seeks to remind its members how
deeply architects impact the world.
for more information or to register, contact:
chicago architecture club