Recent Past Events
Julia Bachrach will present this four part seminar at the newly relocated Chicago Architect Center. It features a history of residential architect along Chicago's lakefront neighborhoods from the 1870s through the 1970s.
This tour will visit several historic park field houses with Progressive Era murals which were created to inspire and educate the immigrant residents who lived in the surrounding neighborhoods during the early 20th century.
In this presentation historian Julia Bachrach will highlight the work of Chicago Jewish architects from the late 1880s through the 1970s.
Julia Bachrach will lead this seminar that explores the lives and work of many significant Chicago women who overcame great obstacles to achieve success.
This tour will explore Washington Park’s landscape history and public artworks including Lorado Taft’s Fountain of Time.
This walking tour features a broad array of public artworks from various eras in and just outside of Lincoln Park
On this tour, you will learn about how Humboldt Park served as a “living laboratory” for Prairie style landscape architect Jens Jensen in the early 20th century.
Julia Bachrach will lead “Around the Block Tours” of the Art Institute and Grant Park.
This walking tour will reveal the fascinating history of Grant Park, Chicago’s “Front Yard,” Grant Park.
This bus tour explores significant park artworks and landscape designs representing many fascinating eras.
During this private luncheon program, Julia Bachrach will present “Prairie in the City,” featuring the contributions of Jens Jensen, who is widely considered Dean of Prairie style landscape architecture.
As part of the William & Mary Alumni Association Weekend in Chicago, Julia Bachrach will be the featured guest for the gala dinner during a private charter cruise of Lake Michigan.
On this walking tour, you will make many fascinating discoveries in Lincoln Park, including two historic monuments that were recently reinstalled after having disappeared years ago
This bus tour celebrates important milestones in the history of the city, state, and American history.
In conjunction with the Associates of the Art Institute’s theme “Inspired by the Past,” Julia Bachrach will present to the Southland Community Associations. This presentation explores Chicago’s collection of murals and paintings in park field houses during the Progressive Era.