Losing Chicago’s Modern … and Post-Modern … Heritage

Preservation News

As Chicago hosts its first Architecture Biennial, news and opinions about the future demolition of buildings by some of Chicago’s greatest architects – Gene Summers and Helmut Jahn – was announced and opined last week. [MORE]

James R. Thompson Center, Chicago (credit: Public Domain)

A New Look

Better Readability

In a taste of things to come, Landmarks Illinois has done a mini “refresh” of a select group of web pages using our new brand identity. The “refreshed” pages are mobile-friendly, easier to navigate, and clutter-free for better readability. Landmarks Illinois plans to redevelop the entire website in the coming year.


Preserving the Legacy

Film Presentation

View our new video about Landmarks Illinois' Richard H. Driehaus County Courthouse Initiative produced by photographer and architect Tom Rossiter. [WATCH VIDEO]

Brown County Courthouse, Mt. Sterling (credit: Tom Rossiter)

People Saving Places

Preservation in Action

Landmarks Illinois inspires and empowers people with what they need to save places that are important to them. Click here or the photo link below to watch a short video about the work of Landmarks Illinois which profiles three important projects and the people whose lives they have touched.