Jay Pritzker Pavilion

Today’s Photo Friday theme is Technology, so here is a shot of the space-agey Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Chicago’s Millenium Park, where a state-of-the-art electronic sound system replicates the acoustics of an indoor performance space. With its curling petals of stainless steel, Pritzker Pavilion looks a bit like a landed spaceship, especially when viewed from the winding metal walkway of the BP Bridge.

Jay Pritzker Pavilion as seen from the BP Bridge

See Gary’s Photo Friday submission for another technological marvel from Chicago’s Millenium Park: one of the the towering video faces of Crown Fountain. Tomorrow Gary and I will share a slew of pictures of the nearby Cloud Gate sculpture (aka “the Bean”), so stay tuned…