Irving J. Gill architecture exhibitionsIrving J. Gill:
New Architecture for a Great Country


The largest celebration of architecture in Southern California since the Panama-California Exhibition in 1915!

8 Gill Exhibitions Now Open!
Numerous upcoming events i
ncluding tours, lecture,
symposium and education programs for children
Details in the Calendar

Special Event Notice – October 20th:

The Irving J. Gill Foundation with
the La Jolla Historical Society and
the American Institute of Architects | San Diego

Are proud to announce a very special symposium:

Irving J. Gill and the Chicago School
An architectural symposium that will trace the inspiration for California’s modern architecture from Chicago to San Diego and back again via Irving J. Gill (1870-1936).

Presentations and discussion by three prominent historians of the Chicago and Prairie Schools of architecture.
– James B. Guthrie, AIA, Architect, Gill Foundation President and Co-Founder, Gill Historian and Curator
Tim Samuelson, City of Chicago Architectural Historian, Curator and Author
Paul Kruty, PhD, Professor Emeritus of Architectural History University of Illinois and Author
David Jameson, Cultural Archivist and Author

Thursday, October 20, 2016
The La Jolla Woman’s Club (Gill: 1914)
7791 Draper Ave., La Jolla, CA 92037

5:00 PM – Refreshments and Woman’s Club self-tour starts
6:00 PM – Panel starts
The public is welcome. This is a free event.

Symposium RSVP Here

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