Chicago Architecture Foundation’s “Between States” Exhibit Opens as Part of Chicago Architecture Biennia
HPA is thrilled to participate in the Chicago Architecture Foundation’s “Between States” exhibition! As a partner program of the Chicago Architectural Biennial, CAF challenged 50 design teams to reimagine a physical asset in one of the city’s wards into a community-based pro...
Collective on Fourth
Collective on 4th is a 488,000 SF mixed-use building in downtown Portland. Located at the corner of Southwest Fourth Avenue and Harrison Street near Portland State University, the development will include 417 market-rate apartments and 32,000 SF of retail space.
Rising 15 stories, the tower will of...
Essex on the Park Breaks Ground at 808 South Michigan
Groundbreaking of Essex on the Park took place today on the South Loop site of the new high-rise development. Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Planning Commissioner David Reifman, Building Commissioner Judy Frydland, and Alderman Sophia King joined Oxford Capital Group and Quadrum Global in a ceremony to mar...
HPA Re-Imagines Nelson Bench for Thomas Interior Systems’s Charity Auction
In support of Thomas Interior Systems’s charity fundraiser for the 100 Club of Chicago, HPA and more than a dozen architecture and design firms were challenged to give a classic furniture piece – George Nelson’s iconic platform bench – a Chicago twist.
Designers from HPA’s Interiors Gro...
Chicago Athletic Association Hotel
A stunning example of Venetian Gothic architecture, the Chicago Athletic Association building makes an iconic statement along the landmarked Michigan Avenue streetwall. Designed by Henry Ives Cobb circa 1893 as a private athletic club, the building was most recently vacant and threatened with demoli...