About this artwork
Powell/Kleinschmidt, an interior architecture firm in Chicago Illinois, was formed in 1976 by Donald Powell and Robert Kleinschmidt, formerly of the Chicago architecture firm Skidmore, Owings & Merrill. This collection is built around the project files, office notes and memos, correspondence, and material samples from projects designed during the first decade of the partnership’s existence.
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Contact the Ryerson and Burnham Art and Architecture Archives:
- Currently Off View
- AIC Archives
- Powell Kleinschmidt (Architect)
- Powell/Kleinschmidt Records
- Made 1969–1993
- Printed papers, typescript papers, holograph papers, drawings, black and white photographic prints, color photographic prints, aperture cards, textiles and realia.
- 5 portfolios and flatfile materials: H.: 304.8 cm (120 in.)
- Gift of Powell/Kleinschmidt, Inc., 2001 and 2007.