There are several routes that will take you into the garden, but access through the 'shoulders hedge is my favorite.
Looking thorough gives you a tantalizing peek at what lies ahead.
Look down and you may forget you are in the middle of a great city...
...though the counterpoint between the skyscrapers and the meadow is one of the compelling features of the garden. In a city as architecturally rich as Chicago , the buildings are as beautiful as the gardens.
As you move along the paths , different views are presented, with different light patterns -loose blocks and ribbons of grasses and blooming plants alive with bees, wasps, birds and butterflies .
This video made by the design firm Gustafson Guthrie and Nichol , is both the Luries 10th birthday
card and a look into the design process and concepts.