Who knew we had an architecturally significant church within walking distance of our house:
Unless youâ€™re an architecture buff, you probably havenâ€™t heard of Christ Church Lutheran. Itâ€™s an elegant, modern church that was named one of the â€œ31 buildings that changed American life.â€ And itâ€™s right in our own backyard, located in the Longfellow neighborhood in south Minneapolis.
Here’s a link to Saarinen’s Wikipedia entry. Unless you’ve spent some time in Finland (or Des Moines, IA), you may not be familiar with his other work.