Architecture Exhibitions International

Julia Ideson Building Houston

Chasing Perfection
Celebrating the life and legacy of architect John S. Chase

Jan 23–May 30, 2018
Chasing Perfection © John S. Chase

John Chase became the first licensed African American architect in Texas and is considered one of the most important African American architects of the 20th century. Chasing Perfection features architectural drawings, photographs, scrapbooks, and objects from John S. Chase's personal collection, as well as offers insight into the man who built an unparalleled legacy.