A collaboration between the Visionary Cities Project and the Museum of the Phantom City (Cheng + Snyder), Visionary Chicago at the Spontaneous Interventions exhibition to present an iPhone app that broadcasts the unbuilt visionary plans for Chicago. Chicago Cultural Center, May 24 – September 1, 2013 (previously at the Venice Architecture Biennale).
On June 1, a group of architects, urbanists, and city dwellers were the first to test the beta-version of the app during a walking tour that explored the visionary plans for Chicago.Stay tuned for more upcoming tours and in the meantime download the app.
“Phantom Chicago: See the City’s Unbuilt Visionary Projects,” DesignBoom
“Chicago Has Loads of Surreal, Never-Built Visionary Architecture,” The Atlantic
“Smartphone App Resurrects a Phantom Chicago,” CTBUH Global News