Ganz Hall – Roosevelt University – Chicago, IL
These 7′ tall light fixtures were built to replicate turn of the century Louis Sullivan electroliers that were lost to time. Each are made up of 29 individual castings on a steel framework. Each weigh approximately 1/4 ton and were wired for 26 hand blown carbon filament bulbs.
Material – Gilded cast iron
The turn of the century photos were interpreted in a joint effort between Booth Hansen Associates,
Custom Metals, Conrad Schmitt Studios, and Roosevelt University.
Photos by – Greg Murphey – Greg Murphey Studios, Inc.