John Powers

John Powers is president of the Bricks and Mortar Foundation based in Evanston, IL. The foundation supports the preservation of the Midwest’s historic religious architecture.

Articles by John Powers

Byzantium in Chicago

Nature certainly has had its infulence on the art and architecture of Chicago, but in Ecclesia Panos Fiorentinos shows the resilience and dedication of man, despite the hardships and ravages of nature and the Chicago urban landscape, in forming the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago.