Placenotes--Chicago Art and Architecture

Placenotes--Chicago Art and Architecture

by Charles W. Moore Center for the Study of
     
 

Placenotes—a new kind of travel book:

  • Boxed sets of cards that guide you to the world's unique and memorable places, cultural institutions, activities, and people.
  • Portable. Take only the cards of the places you wish to visit.
  • Always up-to-date. Revised and replacement cards (available through placenotes.com) keep

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Overview

Placenotes—a new kind of travel book:

  • Boxed sets of cards that guide you to the world's unique and memorable places, cultural institutions, activities, and people.
  • Portable. Take only the cards of the places you wish to visit.
  • Always up-to-date. Revised and replacement cards (available through placenotes.com) keep each set current and complete.
  • Durable. Placenotes are printed on heavy water- and tear-resistant laminated cards.
  • Collectible. Future sets will cover such places as Boston, San Diego, and Seattle.
  • Educational. An ideal way for local residents to learn more about the place in which they live.
  • Great gifts for business and leisure travelers, as well as unique souvenirs of places visited.

Among the sites included in this set:

  • The Art Institute of Chicago
  • Auditorium Building
  • Glessner House Museum
  • Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts
  • Illinois Institute of Technology
  • Millennium Park
  • Museum of Contemporary Art
  • Rookery Building
  • Unity Temple

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780976649380
Publisher:
Moore Center Press
Publication date:
12/28/2007
Pages:
1
Sales rank:
1,143,280
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 4.60(h) x 1.50(d)

Meet the Author

Placenotes is the creation of Kevin Keim, Director of the Charles W. Moore Center for the Study of Place in Austin, Texas. Charles W. Moore (1925-1993) was a world-renowned architect, educator, and writer. To carry on his work, the Moore Center was founded in 1994 to teach people about the importance of good places, design, and architecture.

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