North Lawndale | Visual Arts

Beyond the Ivory Tower

SAIC works toward community engagement in Lawndale

James Prinz Photography

A fourteen-story red brick building stands firm, looming above the rows of residential houses that form the Homan Square community of North Lawndale. The words “Sears Roebuck and Co,” written in white, crown the top of the building, and two white columns guard its base.