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VIDEO: Jeanne Gang on Resurrecting a Chicago Landmark

VIDEO: Jeanne Gang on Resurrecting a Chicago Landmark

Shoreland, once a prominent destination built for the stars in 1926, stood derelict for years at risk of being erased from Chicago’s built history. This all changed the moment Jeanne Gang of Studio Gang Architects seized an opportunity to restore the monumental building into a highly sought after residential tower.

Provided by our friends at Spirit of Space, the video above takes you through the meticulous process and unique transformation of this historic landmark, highlighting insight by Gang herself and David Gwinn of Silliman Group.

For more on Gang's design philosophy, watch our recent ArchDaily interview with her after the break...

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Cite: Karissa Rosenfield. "VIDEO: Jeanne Gang on Resurrecting a Chicago Landmark" 21 May 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/508839/video-jeanne-gang-on-resurrecting-a-chicago-landmark> ISSN 0719-8884
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