Architect

Seymour Goldberg, 79, works as a motorcycle mechanic. (CBS)

Someone You Should Know: Career-Switching Motorcycle Mechanic, 79

Six days a week, you can find Seymour Goldberg at his shop, Seymour’s BMW, at 3510 N. Elston, where he starts work at 5 a.m. CBS 2’s Harry Porterfield reports.

12/07/2012

Mies Google Doodle

Google Honors Mies Van Der Rohe’s Birthday With Image Of IIT Building

Google on Tuesday is honoring the esteemed architect Ludwig Mies Van der Rohe, in honor of what would be his 126th birthday.

CBS Chicago–03/27/2012

The Aqua hotel and condo tower was designed by Chicago architect Jeanne Gang. (Credit: Aqua Condo Chicago)

Aqua Architect Jeanne Gang Sets Sights On Suburbs

Just as Jeanne Gang changed high-rise facades with the wavy blue Aqua tower balconies downtown, she’d also like to change the face of suburbs – and decided to start with Cicero.

WBBM Newsradio–02/10/2012

Gold-tipped black and white wingtips and a fallout shelter poster were among dozens of artifacts found in the State Capitol during renovations in late 2011. (Credit: Alex Degman)

Crews Find Several ‘Artifacts’ During Capitol Renovations

The Illinois State Capitol architect says dozens of artifacts have been discovered as crews continue tearing down walls in the building’s west wing during renovations at the statehouse.

CBS Chicago–12/28/2011

Illinois State Capitol

Auditor: State Capitol Architect Lacks Long-Range Plans

The architect in charge at the Illinois State Capitol has come under fire for not properly planning for the future of the Capitol Complex.

WBBM Newsradio–12/22/2011

Union Station (CBS)

Architect Wants To Expand Union Station

CHICAGO (WBBM) – Union Station is running out of room for trains, even though Metra commuters are asking for more service, Amtrak is setting ridership records, and advocates want to make Union Station the hub […]

WBBM Newsradio–05/30/2011