‘Riddle Mies This’ Fundraiser at IIT’s Crown Hall

An early heads up for those of you in Chicago, or with the disposable income to fly here for an evening. Our pal Edward Lifson dropped us a line to let us know that he and his fellow Mies van der Rohe Society members are throwing a 124th birthday party this Thursday for the legendary architect at one of his most perfect creations: Illinois Institute of Technology‘s Crown Hall. They’ll be using the event, called “Riddle Mies This,” as a fundraiser for the Society, which is about as valuable a cause as there could be. The event is described as “an evening of cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and trivia.” Here are the details:

Riddle Mies This

March 25, 6 – 8pm

IIT Campus – S.R. Crown Hall

3360 South State Street

Tickets: $40 Members/$90 Non-Members

Register at miesmembership@iit.edu

or 312-567-5025