Overlooked Art

I wonder how many people walk through Chicago’s Cultural Center on a daily basis and don’t even notice the beautiful mosaic tile beneath their feet.

Art in Mosaic
Chicago’s Cultural Center

The overlooked art of mosaic tile on the floor of Chicago’s landmark is often missed as people look for the Tiffany Dome overhead.

Tiffany Dome
Tiffany Dome – Chicago’s Cultural Center

Images copyright – Irene Tron.  All rights reserved.

Tuesday Photo Challenge – Floor
Colors & Letters – Start w/letter M (mosaic)

 

Window to the Past

Chicago’s Tiffany glass dome is a window to a century of the past.  Located in what was originally Chicago’s Central Library and now the Cultural Center.

Tiffany Dome
Chicago Cultural Center – Tiffany Dome

“Books are the legacies that a great genius leaves to mankind, which are delivered down from generation to generation as presents to the posterity of those who are yet unborn.”  –  Joseph Addison

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Irene Tron, photographer