clock menu more-arrow no yes

“Plyscrapers” | Clearstory S2 Ep. 7

Host Kevin O’Connor speaks to architect Michael Green and Lynn Osmond, President and CEO of the Chicago Architecture Center, about building tall with one of our original building materials: wood.

clearstory podcast kevin

Skyscrapers tell the stories of cities around the world. These massive columns of steel and glass continue to be feats of advanced building technologies, innovation, and design, especially as super-tall structures push the limits of just how high we can go. But is it possible to build skyscrapers out of … wood? Host Kevin O’Connor speaks to architect Michael Green and Lynn Osmond, president and CEO of the Chicago Architecture Center, about building tall with one of our original building materials.

Subscribe to Clearstory on Apple, Spotify, Stitcher, Google, or wherever you get your podcasts.