Hole in the Donut Cultural Travel
Violin shaped bar on the ground floor of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in downtown Chicago

Click on above photo to view it in large format: Violin shaped bar on the ground floor of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in downtown Chicago

One of a pair of Italian Renaissance gilt-bronze torchieres in the lobby of Chicago's historic Palmer House Hotel

Click on above photo to view it in large format: One of a pair of Italian Renaissance gilt-bronze torchieres in the lobby of Chicago’s historic Palmer House Hotel

On the 10th anniversary of the Crown Fountain, in Chicago's Millennium Park, artist Jaume Plensa’s presents monumental sculptures for a special exhibition, entitled 1004 Portraits

Click on above photo to view it in large format: Jaume Plensa sculpture is unveiled on the 10th anniversary of the Crown Fountain, in Chicago’s Millennium Park

Tower fountains at Millennium Park in Chicago's downtown lakefront display faces of Chicagoans on the face of the columns

Click on above photo to view it in large format: Crown Fountain at Millennium Park on Chicago’s downtown lakefront displays digital faces of Chicagoans on the columns, come rain or shine

One of two magnificent stained-glass domes in the old Public Library in downtown Chicago, now used at the Chicago Cultural Center

Click on above photo to view it in large format: One of two magnificent stained-glass domes in the old Public Library in downtown Chicago, now used at the Chicago Cultural Center

Bronze-plated cast-iron ornamental work of the Sullivan Center, formerly the Carson, Pirie, Scott and Company Building on State Street in downtown Chicago

Click on above photo to view it in large format: Bronze-plated cast-iron ornamental work of the Sullivan Center in Chicago, formerly the downtown Carson, Pirie, Scott and Company Building on State Street