Mine was born September 3, 1894 in Nagahama-machi, Japan. He studied at Waseda University in Tokyo, where he received his B. Arch. in 1918. Mine emigrated to Seattle in February 1919, after which he continued his studies at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, receiving his M.A. in Architecture in 1922. Mine's work experience included positions at the Buick Motor Co., Flint, MI (1922-1941); Holabird, Root & Burgee, Chicago (1945-1950); Schmidt, Garden & Erikson, Chicago (1950-52); and Kraft Foods, Chicago (1952-1958).
War or Military Memorial, 1920-1921. 1989.96.13. Dept. of Architecture and Design, The Art Institute of Chicago.
Notable awards received by Mine include an honorable mention in the Chicago Tribune Tower Competition, 1922. Some of Mine's more significant commissions include the Charles Gilman Smith Hospital at the University of Chicago; General Motors Institute, Flint, MI (1927); St Joseph’s Hospital, Reading, PA; and Victory Memorial Hospital, Waukegan, IL. Mine died in Boulder, Colorado, in 1981.
Chicago Tribune Tower Competition Entry: Michigan Avenue Elevation, 1922. Dept. of Architecture and Design, The Art Institute of Chicago.
33 min 43 sec ago The Art Institute of Chicago Mary Cassatt was the only American artist to exhibit with the original Impressionist group. This sensitive portrayal of a mother and child reflects the most advanced 19th-century ideas about raising children. Scientists and physicians of the day encouraged mothers (instead of wet nurses and nannies) to care for their children and to include regular bathing in their hygiene practices to prevent disease. #5WomenArtists
See three paintings by Mary Cassatt now on view: http://bit.ly/2nl9Z68
Image: [Now on view in Gallery 273] Mary Cassatt. The Child's Bath, 1893. Robert A. Waller Fund.
4 hours 38 min ago The Art Institute of Chicago APRIL 21—Join us for After Dark in the Modern Wing!
Check out the new exhibition Go with special tours and late-night access. And catch live performances by Monakr and Mano.
Must be 21+. Hosted by The Evening Associates of the Art Institute of Chicago.