Helmut Jahn on His Practice, His Career, and His Most Recent Chicago Project 1000M

7 June 2017

“Named for its address, 1000 South Michigan has been in the works for some time now. Originally set to be a “supertall” building at 1,000 feet, the design has since been scaled back a bit. It’s now 852 feet tall and cantilevers slightly over its neighbors. Stepped boxes have been replaced with sloped sides and curved corners. It’s intended to both fit into its context and stand out—a sleek and confident building bearing the mark of an architect who no longer needs to flash.”

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Helmut Jahn, the starchitect behind 1000M.