Posts Tagged ‘mosaic’

2019 Year In Review

LBBA's top 9 posts of 2019

With 2020 well underway, here’s a look back at some of LBBA’s top posts from 2019! 1) La Ca Norte’s LEED Gold certified comprehensive community center in Humboldt Park was completed.   View this post on Instagram   La Casa Norte, a new mixed-use comprehensive community center to serve youth and families confronting homelessness, recently…

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Chicago Public Art Group Installation at Terrace 459 at Parkside of Old Town

Mosaic installations at main entry of Terrace 459 at Parkside of Old Town

Chicago Public Art Group collaborated in creating a painting and mosaic for Terrace 459. Lead artists Mirtes Zwierzynski and Ruben Aguirre collaborated to produce a rich, bold mural informed by natural elements and African American textiles representing the daily life of building residents. LBBA advocates for Public Art for the enjoyment of all because it…

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Spacca Napoli Restaurant

2710 Spacca Napoli Restaurant Table

A client with a passion for cooking came to us with the idea of putting together an authentic southern Italian pizza restaurant on the Ravenswood corridor on Sunnyside Avenue. He went to Italy to study cooking and LBBA went to work on our side of the collaboration to turn the existing commercial building into a…

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Los Vecinos SRO

Yellow brick exterior of Los Vecinos SRO

Los Vecinos is a gut rehabilitation and transformation of a deteriorated residential hotel building into a 62-unit SRO (Single Room Occupancy) providing housing and supportive services for formally homeless individuals. The program includes counseling offices, a security office, computer room, lobby, and multipurpose room, kitchen, and new elevator. Each residential unit is furnished with a…

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