Restoration Updates

 

Wondering how the art glass restoration is going? Judson Studios shares the process in this video:

 

Wondering why Unity Temple needs to be restored? Lead restoration architect, Gunny Harboe and members of the Unity Temple Unitarian Universalist Congregation explain why in this short video. Enjoy!

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sukqScncodI&feature=em-share_video_user

 

Unity Temple rebirth still in labor

$23M renovation Wright masterpiece is making progress

 

 A major piece of the Unity Temple restoration is the geothermal heating/cooling systems. Learn more about the process in the latest Unity Temple Unitarian Universalist Congregation blog post:

The mechanics of restoration: An interview with Mark Nussbaum

 

Restoring Unity: Frank Lloyd Wright’s Temple Gets Updated for Eternity

Restoring Frank Lloyd Wrights Unity Temple

 

50 Shades of Gray: Matching Concrete and the Challenges of Restoring Frank Lloyd Wright’s Unity Temple

Challenges of the Restoration

 

Dust flying as Unity Temple restoration gets fully underway

Restoration Begins

 

Unity Temple is making headlines! Featured on the front page of Chicago Tribune’s A&E section is an in-depth look at the overall project and our continued fundraising efforts around restoring Frank Lloyd Wright’s masterpiece. Grab a hardcopy if you can, and share the news!

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Unity Temple to be Restored

 

Gunny Harboe, the restoration architect spearheading our Unity Temple project sits down with Chicago magazine to discuss his career, the Temple restoration and his work on other Frank Lloyd Wright buildings:

How Gunny Harboe is Restoring Frank Lloyd Wright’s Most Notable Works

 

Excited to share the Unity Temple restoration project was recently featured in Architectural Digest – “Wright About Time” is right!

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Unity Temple to be Restored