Wednesday, August 15, 2012

15 August 2012, Day 71

The Washington Ave. station on the CTA Red Line was closed in 2006 as part of the Block 37 construction project. In the years since then, this station entrance in the heart of Chicago's Loop has transformed into a beautiful anachronism, seeming to harken back to our agrarian past while hinting at a distant future when Chicago -- like Tikal and Machu Picchu before it -- is reclaimed by the forces of the natural world.

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