Recombinant Stare at Spudnik

Recombinant Stare at Spudnik
Thanks to all who made it happen.

demolition on LSD in 1950

demolition on LSD in 1950

The Auditorium

The Auditorium

past up, 2012

past up, 2012
my latest book

detail of Burnham's Armory

detail of Burnham's Armory

Former Chicago Historical Society building

Former Chicago Historical Society building

Monday, May 11, 2009

Here are some examples of my newer work, documenting Chicago street views with watercolors
The name of this site is in reference to the artist magazine of which I produced 10 issues from 1976 to 1991, when the world wide web came along to do the lifting. Here is another site I maintain (or not)


http://www.kevinriordan.com/

the Ivanhoe, Clark and Wellington

the Ivanhoe, Clark and Wellington
a restaurant with a dungeon!

Quincy & Wells Station

Quincy & Wells Station
still looks good!

Western Warehousing before 1972

Western Warehousing before 1972

Dunning

Dunning
scariest spot in Chicago for decades

from wolf point

from wolf point

South State Street

South State Street
current location of the HWLC

State at Harrison, 1940s

State at Harrison, 1940s
where else could you find the 666 lounge right next to the Jesus Saves cross?

Medinah Temple with original domes

Medinah Temple with original domes

Skid Row Fire

Skid Row Fire

18th street corner

18th street corner