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My family and I are leaving Chicago. I’d like to explain. It’s simple: my incredible wife has been given a career opportunity that would be silly to let pass. The details aren’t really important. What is important is that the kids and I would do just about anything to support this woman. She’s on a […]
Pretty honored to be recognized by Newcity as one of Chicago’s “Design 50”. It’s quite a list to be on. Here’s the accompanying write-up: Some designers on this list design furniture, some the buildings the furniture goes inside of, and still others the blocks and developments we put those buildings in. John Tolva goes one […]
Last year, as Chicago settled into a colorless, lifeless winter freeze, I decided to take up Scuba diving seriously. Maybe it was escapism, envisioning myself floating above tropical reefs, the very opposite of the blizzardscape outside. There were other reasons for diving into an expensive hobby I had basically no time for. I suppose I’d […]