Skip to main content
Contact Us

Beyond Mies

Identifier: 037.08.04

One VHS tape and one dvd, each of Beyond Mies, a video by Rich Goodman (job # 2260, May 11, 1998) documenting the 1997 Richard H. Driehaus Foundation International Design Competition to select an architect for the building which later became identified as the McCormick Tribune Campus Center on the campus of Illinois Institute of Technology. The video included comments by Mark Scogin and features commentary/narration by Dirk Lohan about the IIT campus, the winner as "the next Mies," and the requirements of the competition design. Includes scenes of campus and of the five competition finalists during their presentations to the jury. Their models are shown, as well as portions of their video presentations to the jury. Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas (Office for Metropolitan Architecture [aka OMA], Rotterdam, The Netherlands) was selected as the competition winner. Other finalists were Peter Eisenman, N. Y., Zaha Hadid, London, Kazuyo Sejima & Ryue Nishizawa, Tokyo, and Helmet Jahn & Werner Sobek, Chicago/Stuttgart. Video ends with Lew Collens' announcement of the winner. (17 minutes; produced and directed by Rich Goodman, 1998).


  • Creation: 1998


Language of Materials

Records are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Available for Research

Collection Size

2 Items

Existence and Location of Copies

Digital surrogates of the DVD in this collection have been created for for access and preservation purposes, and are stored on Google Drive.

Related Material

2010.004.01 See materials in box 1/folder 6.

Related Materials

037.08.01, Richard H. Driehaus Foundation International Design Competition collection, 1998-1999; 037.08.02, Richard H. Driehaus Foundation International Design Competition videos, 1997-1999


Catherine Bruck, University Archivist 9/20/2003

Part of the Paul V. Galvin Library. University Archives and Special Collections Repository

35 West 33rd Street
Chicago IL 60616
(312) 567-5993

Paul V. Galvin Library

35 West 33rd Street | Chicago, IL | 60616