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APT Western Great Lakes, DOCOMOMO US/Chicago, and IIT College of Architecture 

2018 Symposium: Preservation Challenges of Modernist Structures

Registration is currently open for the APT WGLC, DOCOMOMO US/Chicago, and IIT College of Architecture 2018 Symposium: Preservation Challenges of Modernist Structures on April 21st. Please follow the links for event details and registration, and for a list of the speakers and presentations. Discounted early registration is available through March 16th. We hope you'll join us for this exciting educational event! 

Upcoming events

    • Thursday, April 12, 2018
    • 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    • 6410 North Clark Street, Chicago, Illinois 60626
    Please join APT WGLC and the School of the Art Institute Chicago in an opportunity to mentor students enrolled in the Historic Preservation Program. APT WGLC members are sought to work with small groups of students as they perform a condition assessment of the building located at 6410 North Clark Street in the Rogers Park neighborhood in Chicago on April 12th from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm. Registration is open through April 9th, participation is limited to 10 registrants. The event is free and will meet rain or shine. 

    Street parking is available and the site is approximately one-half mile from the Loyola Red Line stop, and accessible by bus routes 36, 151, and 155. 
    • Saturday, April 21, 2018
    • 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
    • IIT S.R. Crown Hall - 3360 S State Street, Chicago, IL

    The Association of Preservation Technology, Western Great Lakes Chapter in collaboration with DOCOMOMO US/Chicago and the IIT College of Architecture invite you to join us for our 2018 Symposium - Preservation Challenges of Modernist Structures

    The event will be held at IIT S.R. Crown Hall (3360 S State Street, Chicago, IL) on April 21, 2018. 

    Registration begins at 7:30 am, presentations begin at 8:15 am.

    This program will provide 5.5 CEUs HSW; Lunch and snacks will be provided during the program.

    Crown Hall is easily accessible via Red Line (Sox-35th) and Green Line (35th - Bronzeville - IIT); for those driving to the symposium, public parking is available at the Southeast corner of 34th Street and South State Street.

    The symposium will feature speakers from:

    SOM, BVH Architecture, The General Services Administration, bKL Architecture, Bauer Latoza, Simpson Gumpertz & Heger, Wiss Janney Elstner, Preserve LLC, Restoric, Stephen J Kelley Inc., Harboe Architects, Indiana Landmarks, Neal & Leroy, LLC, as well as the work of graduate students from IIT and SAIC.

    See our event announcement at http://www.aptwglc.com/Annual-Symposium for more presentation information.

    Early bird registration runs through March 16, 2018, so register now!


Past events

Thursday, February 15, 2018 APT WGLC Bowling Social
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 Bulletin Club and Chapter Annual Meeting
Thursday, January 18, 2018 Lecture on FLW's Unity Temple Restoration
Thursday, January 11, 2018 2018 Annual Meeting and Presentation on the Restoration of All Saints Episcopal Church
Tuesday, December 19, 2017 Old Chicago Main Post Office - WGLC Members Tour
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 Bulletin Club Meeting
Monday, November 06, 2017 History and Use of Scagliola
Friday, October 27, 2017 Historic Decorative Stenciling Workshop
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 Preservation and River's Edge Redevelopment Tax Credits - Rockford
Thursday, October 05, 2017 Old Chicago Main Post Office - WGLC Members Tour
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 APT WGLC Bulletin Club
Friday, September 15, 2017 School of the Art Institute, Historic Preservation Program Mentorship Event
Saturday, September 09, 2017 Happy Hour Downtown Tour - Elgin, IL
Wednesday, August 30, 2017 APT WGLC Pecha Kecha
Saturday, July 29, 2017 Cobblestone and River Rock Construction of the Fox Valley
Saturday, June 24, 2017 Old Nichols Library Condition Assessment
Thursday, June 08, 2017 Unity Temple Tour for APT Western Great Lakes Chapter Members
Tuesday, May 30, 2017 GSA Documentary: Modernism Renewed
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 Bulletin Club Meeting
Saturday, April 22, 2017 2017 APT WGLC Symposium - Preservation and the Environment
Thursday, April 20, 2017 Building Leadership Conference for Women in Architecture, Engineering & Construction (AEC)*
Thursday, April 06, 2017 Historic Structures Symposium - Look But Don't Touch: Non-Destructive Evaluation (NDE) of Historic Buildings - Fundamentals and Real World Applications
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 APT Bulletin Club
Thursday, March 09, 2017 APT WGLC Bowling Social
Thursday, January 19, 2017 Fellows Round-table Discussion and Annual Meeting
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 Bulletin Club Meeting
Friday, November 18, 2016 Galloy & Van Etten Cut Stone Contractors workshop visit
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 Bulletin Club Meeting
Thursday, October 06, 2016 Happy Hour!

The following is shared a the request of IMI:

The International Masonry Institute is bringing a FREE Masonry Cleaning Series for the Landmark Illinois Restoration Training Program to Chicago on March 16th.

For more information or to register go to https://goo.gl/Wmyymz.

The following is shared at the request of the Traditional Building Conference Series:

Learn more or register at https://www.traditionalbuildingshow.com

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