Alumna Christen Sundquist participates in key preservation projects

Saturday, July 20, 2013

Christen Sundquist (BSAS 2009) has had a busy past year. She was part of a team that compiled an architectural genealogy in Chicago. It traces the lineage of architects and protégés in the city, and is an ongoing project which can be seen at  

Christen was also a researcher for the PBS documentary "10 Buildings that Changed America”, produced by PBS station WTTW Chicago, working with architectural historian and program host Geoffrey Baer. The program presents 10 trend-setting works of architecture that have shaped and inspired the American landscape.  

Additionally, Christen wrote the nomination for the Keokuk Union Depot in Keokuk, Iowa, which is now listed on the National Register. Details about the nomination are at: