Posts Tagged ‘renovation’

2018 Year In Review

Collage showing LBBA 2018 highlights

2018 was a year full of accomplishments and success for LBBA—here are the highlights. Peter Landon, Jeff Bone, and Catherine Baker Named in Chicago Tribune Chicagoans of the Year 2018 Read More Peter Landon Received AIA Chicago’s Lifetime Achievement Award at Designight Read More New Office + New Principals Read More Tierra Linda Featuring the…

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Dorchester Art + Housing Collaborative

Located on 70th Street in Chicago’s Grand Crossing neighborhood, Dorchester Art and Housing Collaborative is the redevelopment of the former Dante Harper housing project into 32 mixed-income rental units composed of 2-3 bedrooms. Brinshore Development, Rebuild Foundation and its founder, Theaster Gates, collaborated with LBBA to create a unique development that brings art-interested public housing…

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Thresholds Mothers’ Project

2410 Thresholds Mothers Window

Thresholds is a non-profit organization that offers emotional and mental health services to people experiencing issues such as social isolation, depression and domestic violence. The Thresholds Mothers’ Project teaches independent living and parenting skills to families throughout the Chicago area. A 2,500 sq. ft. program expansion necessitated this interior renovation and build out creating additional…

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Fishman Residence

photo Wayne Cable The Fishman Residence included the renovation of—and addition to—an existing industrial building in Lakeview. The materials used on the addition complement the industrial nature of the original building. Located on a corner lot, a courtyard was created with the enclosure of a fence of reclaimed brick and corrugated metal. The resulting house…

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The Children’s Place Family Center

9603 Children's Place Family Center Exterior

This renovation of an existing bow-trussed warehouse building allowed for the accommodation of the very diverse programmatic requirements of The Children’s Place Association. In addition to its day care and community services, the facility required staff support areas, offices, lounge, boardrooms and private apartments intended for the shelter of HIV/AIDS-affected families. Common areas and classrooms…

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