Who was it designed
The Shedd Aquarium was designed by
Graham and Anderson.
What was Anderson's influence for
making this building?
Graham Anderson's influence for
designing the Aquarium was based on Greek architecture.
He used most of the same parts and techniques that the
Greeks' used to create their buildings.
When was it built?
The Shedd Aquarium was built in
What style of architecture is it
The Shedd Aquarium is a classic
example of the Beaux Arts style of architecture that was
popular in Chicago in the early 1900's.
Why is it so
This Aquarium is important because it
brings back the techniques of the Greeks. The aquarium is
also a popular attraction in Chicago.