PROFILE

Born in Chicago on August 16th, 2008, our multi-disciplinary Architecture practice focuses on innovative design solutions that challenge the conventional interpretations of space, function, and material use. Our approach is ideas-driven, relying on imagination and experience to identify the creative nuances within each project. Throughout our design process we place emphasis on iteration, enabling us to attain meaningful solutions from which final projects grow.

We believe in Architecture as an art form with capacity to not just alter space, but to change perceptions, feelings and habits, transcending the workplace, home, or in-between. Our work exemplifies the cohesion of spatial logic and consideration of light as a foundation in crafting the “unexpected.” For us, pragmatic requirements and budgetary constraints are imperative to the overall design equation that enables the transformation of our ideas into built work.

Since the studio’s inception, it has been a tremendous honor to be published, recognized, and exhibited. However, we pride ourselves on the positive experiences that we evoke for our clients. Each project results in lasting relationships with the people who are involved. We greatly cherish these outcomes as we pursue further design opportunities no matter the size, type, or place.




SERVICES

- Architecture
      Building Program Development
      Schematic Design
      Design Development
      Construction Documents
      Permitting
      Bidding & Negotiation
      Contract Administration
- Interior Design
- Planning and Feasibility Studies
- Creative Consulting
- Furniture Design
- Millwork Design



AWARDS

AIA Chicago Design Excellence Award, Interior Architecture
Honor Award Unit 9C, 2017

AIA Chicago Small Project Award, Citation of Merit Award
Unit 9C, 2017

AIA Chicago Small Project Award, Citation of Merit Award
2000 S. Michigan Fitness, 2017

Chicago Design Award, Interior Design
Unit 3E, 2016

2016 Dubin Family Young Architect Award

AIA Chicago Design Excellence Award, Interior Architecture
Citation of Merit Unit 3E, 2016

2016 Custom Home Design Award, Citation of Merit Award
Unit 3E, 2016

AIA Chicago Small Project Award, Citation of Merit Award
Unit 3E, 2016

Architect’s Newspaper Best of Design Award Interior Non-Residential Architecture,
Honorable Mention, Ranquist Development Group Offices, 2015

AIA Chicago Design Excellence Award, Interior Architecture
Citation of Merit Award Ranquist Development Group Offices, 2015

AIA Chicago Small Project Award, Citation of Merit Award
Ranquist Development Group Offices, 2015

Crain's Chicago's Coolest , SM Offices Category
Ranquist Development Group Offices, 2015

AIA Chicago Small Project Award, Citation of Merit Award
Chabad Center of Toledo, 2015

AIA Chicago Small Project Award, Honor Award
Planted Environment, 2013

AIA Chicago Small Project Award, Citation of Merit Award
Locomobile Lofts, 2013

AIA Chicago Small Project Award, Citation of Merit Award
4906 Hancock, 2013

Industrial Perforation Association, Honorable Mention, Kesha Table, 2005

E. Benno Philipson AIA Traveling Fellowship, 2001

Earl Prize Recipient, 2001

Raymond A. Pigozzi Award Recipient, 2001