Organized by the Chicago Architecture Foundation, Open House Chicago (OHC) is an annual weekend festival of FREE behind-the-scenes access to many of Chicago's greatest places and spaces. In 2011, the program's inaugural year, 85,000 visits were made at 131 different locations across Chicago—all in two days.
Access Contemporary Music presented music by different composers at four sites. Elizabeth Start composed a piece inspired by The Elks National Veterans Memorial. Performed by Desiree Miller on Cello and Alicia Poot-Kelley on flute.