Chicago Federal Center Buildings, Mies van der Rohe Architecture

Mies van der Rohe Chicago, Architect, Dearborn St Office Building, USA, Date, Designers, Info

Chicago Federal Center : Mies van der Rohe Chicago Architecture

Downtown Chicago Loop Skyscraper: Key 20th Century American Project – Office Building on Dearborn Street

page updated Aug 20, 2016

Chicago Federal Center

Date built: 1959-74

The Kluczynski Federal Building

Modernist skyscraper in Chicago Loop

Location: 230 South Dearborn Street, Chicago, IL 60604, United States

Floors: 42

Architects: Ludwig Mies van der Rohe with Schmidt, Garden & Erickson, C.F. Murphy Associates and A. Epstein & Sons

Chicago Federal Center buildings incl. John C. Kluczynski Building; Everett McKinley Dirksen Building; Loop Post Office

Chicago Federal Center architect : Mies van der Rohe

Phone: +1 312-353-4475

Owner: General Services Administration

This 42-story office building is located on Dearborn Street in the Chicago Loop. The project was commissioned by the General Services Administration of the US government as part of a plan initiated in the 1950s to update federal administrative and judiciary facilities nationwide. Begun in 1959, it was designed in full by 1964, with many changes made in the process. Construction was not completed until 1973.
souce: Chicago Federal Center post by Mies van der Rohe Society

Other Chicago buildings by Mies van der Rohe:

860-880 Lake Shore Apartments
Date built: 1951

Crown Hall + IIT Masterplan
Date built: 1940-
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IBM Building
Date built: 1971


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