Posts Tagged ‘jack schroeder’

Parkside + Burnham Win Precast Design Awards

Terrace 459 at Parkside of Old Town and The Burnham win precast design awards

PCI recently announced their 2016 Design Award winners, recognizing project designs by three categories: special, building, and transportation. Landon Bone Baker Architects was honored to receive the 2016 Design Award Specials: All Precast Concrete for Terrace 459 at Parkside of Old Town and Burnham at Woodlawn Park, making the projects co-winners. In addition to the award, Terrace…

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Nelson Mandela Apartments

3D rendering of Nelson Mandeka Apartments with community pedestrians

Nelson Mandela Apartments is a scattered-site, infill affordable housing development for families in Chicago’s West Humboldt Park neighborhood. Located near Bickerdike’s Harold Washington Unity Co-Op and Rosa Parks Apartments, Nelson Mandela Apartments serves as a bridge between these two existing projects and contributes to the ongoing investment in the community. Nelson Mandela Apartments provide 72…

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Promotions at LBBA!

Landon Bone Baker Architects is pleased to announce several promotions within the firm. Tyler Brown, Dominik Soltys, and Allison Sorenson have been named senior associates; and Terran Wilson has been promoted to associate. Together with senior associates Jack Schroeder and Trish Girdwood, they are part of a leadership team that is dedicated to LBBA’s mission of creating comprehensive,…

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LBBA Hosts Youth Career Day for Precious Blood Ministry of Reconciliation

Emma Jasinski, Peter Landon, Jack Schroeder, and four young men from Precious Blood Ministry of Reconciliation posing for photo at LBBA office

Precious Blood Ministry of Reconciliation (PBMR), a restorative justice center on the South Side of Chicago, visited our office today with a group of 4 young men between the ages of 13-16 who are participating in their 6-week summer program. PBMR primarily serves court-involved and at-risk boys from the Back of the Yards and Englewood neighborhoods.…

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Grandfamily Housing Fills Void of Vacant Lot

Resident pushing stroller by apartment doors of Roseland Village Grandfamily Apartments

By Jack Schroeder, AIA, LEED AP, This article first appeared in AIA’s newsletter on social impact, March 29, 2016. See more of Roseland Village Grandfamily Apartments here. standing in front of a vacant, trash-strewn site in the roseland neighborhood on the far southside of chicago, one of our best and most inspiring clients came to…

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LBBA Masters

Jack and Trish came back from AIA Illinois’ MasterClass bursting with new knowledge and ideas for LBBA! The Master Class is the first of a new series of intensive workshops aimed at training the best up-and-coming leaders essential business skills specific to architecture. The workshop covered everything from finances, firm culture, and marketing. With some post-workshop homework to…

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Behind the Scenes at Dorchester Art+Housing Collaborative

Last spring, Catherine Baker, Principal at LBBA, and Jeffreen Hayes, Director at Rebuild Foundation, presented Dorchester Art+Housing Collaborative at Chicago Architecture Foundation’s weekly lunchtime program, Lunch Talks@CAF. The presentation is now archived online and includes a behind-the-scenes video at the construction site. Follow LBBA’s Jack Schroeder and Peter Levavi of Brinshore Development as they walk…

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Archi-treasures Holds Workshops at the Viceroy SRO Project

Archi-treasures is working on a new art project at the Viceroy SRO Project. The arts-based community organization led two participatory workshops this month to develop concepts for an outdoor sculpture to be placed at the corner of Ogden Avenue and Warren Avenue. LBBA’s Jeff Bone and Jack Schroeder kicked-off the first workshop on December 1…

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Jack Schroeder honored to receive the AIA Illinois John Wellborn Root Award

Last Friday evening, Springfield’s Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum hosted the AIA Illinois Honor Awards, where Jack Schroeder received the John Wellborn Root Award. Named after one of the founders of the Chicago School style of architecture known for his work with Daniel Burnham, the award recognizes the exemplary noteworthy service and design talent of an…

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LBBA at Marwen Career Day

Jack participated in Marwen’s annual Career Day this past Saturday, May 14. Career Day is an event for Marwen students, alumni, family and friends to meet professionals in arts-based careers to ask a bunch of questions about their jobs, their education and to review portfolios. You can read about LBBA’s continued involvement with Marwen here.…

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