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Alta Poster featuring the photograph Harry Weese's Chicago River Cottages by Christine Till







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Harry Weese's Chicago River Cottages Poster


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Harry Weese's Chicago River Cottages poster by Christine Till.   Our posters are produced on acid-free papers using archival inks to guarantee that they last a lifetime without fading or loss of color. All posters include a 1" white border around the image to allow for future framing and matting, if desired.

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WOW factor on this awesome imagery and superb detailed description of this fine piece of architectural beauty, Chrisine! I love how you captured the artistic side and it is totally awesome. Thanks much for sharing! fave and vote

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We use acid-free paper with archival inks to guarantee that your posters last a lifetime without fading or loss of color.   All posters include a 1" white border around the image to allow for future framing and matting, if desired.

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Artist's Description

Christine Till From the west, they look a bit forbidding, the cottages architect Harry Weese designed in 1988 along the west bank of the Chicago river, at 357-365 N. Canal Street just south of the Kinzie Bridge. A long, monolithic concrete wall gives off an almost bunker-like vibe. When you get to the river, however, you're on a different planet, where the funkiness subverts a tight, organizing geometry to create one of the more engaging structures in the city. From the river the cottages look as though they're delicate and floating, but from the street they seem heavily grounded and indestructible. Chicago architect Harry Weese said he got the idea for his River Cottages when he was traveling through Budapest, Hungary, in the late 1950s. As Weese crossed the Danube River on a ferry, he noticed an unusual riverside development where the Communist government apparently had allowed local architects to do whatever they wanted. More than 30 years later, Weese has created his own unique r...

About Christine Till

Christine Till

My photography covers a wide range of subjects such as fine art, still life, black and white, infrared, portrait, animal, architecture, landscape, national and international travel and corporate (commercial) images. All my photographs and photo objects are available as fine-quality Prints or as immediate downloads from Get them as Calendars from redbubble, or digital per email, or on CD / DVD. If you are serious about upscale photography, please contact me for a free consultation. I cover assignments throughout the United States and abroad. I will also be happy to help you if you have a question about a picture, or would like a different format, size, customization, or need custom stock photos. My...

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