Sullivan Center Tour

(via Lynn Becker's [ArchitectureChicago Plus](

The Glessner House Museum is hosting [a special tour]( of Louis Sullivan's Carson Pirie Scott (NKA [the Sullivan Center]( building led by architect Gunny Harboe:

Tour of Sullivan's Carsons Building
Thursday August 19, 2010 at 5:30pm
$25 per person, pre-paid reservations required
R.S.V.P. to 312-326-1480
Join restoration architect Gunny Harboe for this exclusive tour of the recently restored Carsons Building, generally regarded as one of Louis Sullivan's masterpieces. Learn about the restoration process, the hidden surprises and treasures discovered along the way, and see Sullivan's beautiful design up close, as it appeared when the building was first completed.

[Gunny harboe is the award-winning architect]( who led the [award-winning restoration]( of the former Carson, Pirie, Scott Flagship store. He has also done several other high profile restorations (notably, some of Mies' buildings on the campus of IIT). He spoke at one of the Wright Plus events in 2009. He'll be an engaging tour guide.