860-880 North Lake Shore Drive

Chicago
Official Name
The current legal building name.

860-880 North Lake Shore Drive

Type

Complex

Status
Completed
Architecturally Topped Out
Structurally Topped Out
Under Construction
Proposed
On Hold
Never Completed
Vision
Competition Entry
Canceled
Proposed Renovation
Under Renovation
Renovated
Under Demolition
Demolished

Completed

Country

United States

City

Chicago

Function

residential

# of Apartments

269

Map of Buildings in Complex

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List of Buildings in Complex

Rank
Building Name
Status
Completed
Architecturally Topped Out
Structurally Topped Out
Under Construction
Proposed
On Hold
Never Completed
Vision
Competition Entry
Canceled
Proposed Renovation
Under Renovation
Renovated
Under Demolition
Demolished
Completion
Height
Floors
Material
Use
1 860 North Lake Shore Drive
1951 82.3 m / 270 ft 26 steel residential
1 880 North Lake Shore Drive
1951 82.3 m / 270 ft 26 steel residential

CTBUH Initiatives

EMI Lead Chicago Tall-Building Study Trip

25 May 2015 - Event

Research

25 June 2020

Curtain Wall Façades on the New Generation of Supertall Buildings Present and Future Directions

Sae Hwang Oh, Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture

Beginning in the late 19th century, construction of skyscrapers spread throughout Chicago, New York City, and then the world as demand of space in buildings...

25 June 2020

Curtain Wall Façades on the New Generation of Supertall Buildings Present and Future Directions

Sae Hwang Oh, Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture

Beginning in the late 19th century, construction of skyscrapers spread throughout Chicago, New York City, and then the world as demand of space in buildings...

01 March 2018

Dynamic Interrelationship between the Evolution of the Structural Systems and Façade Design in Tall Buildings

Kyoung Sun Moon, Yale University School of Architecture

The emergence of tall buildings in the late 19th century was possible by using new materials and separating the role of structures and that of...

16 October 2005

Financial Aspects That Drive Design Innovations for Tall Buildings

Robert M. Lau, Roosevelt University

This paper will present economic issues that drove design solutions for Tall Buildings. Starting from the 19th century planning of Central Business Districts (rectilinear), we...