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The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation

Through our grants, The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation seeks to improve the built environment, to enhance the city through the arts, to use investigative reporting to strengthen our democracy, and to ameliorate the effects of low wages.

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The 2014 Driehaus Foundation Awards for Architectural Excellence in Community Design

On February 20, 2014, over 1,500 people celebrated The Power of Neighborhoods at the 20th Annual Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards. The event honored the achievements of 10 awardees, including the recipients of the Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Award for Architectural Excellence in Community Design.


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2007 Driehaus Foundation Award-Winning Artist Featured in Solo Exhibition

Judy Ledgerwood, a Chicago-based painter and educator,  was the recipient of The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Individual Artist Award in 2007. Her a solo exhibition at The Graham Foundation, titled Chromatic Patterns for the Graham Foundation, is on view through April 5, 2014.The site specific installation has transformed the ...

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