Moving Forward by Looking Back
Known for its serpentine shape, River City was designed by Bertrand Goldberg in 1986. It began as apartments, was converted into condos, and is now being renovated into apartments again. Goldberg’s original vision was to create a city within a city — a place where you can live, work, play, and learn. With these modernized apartments, we’re bringing his idea back to life.
“Even in the most usual buildings, architecture is the public art that shows people what they’ve been thinking. And when architecture creates an unusual building with a new technology, it even can nudge social change forward another few inches.”