Chicago Architecture Foundation’s “Between States” Exhibit Opens as Part of Chicago Architecture Biennial

Posted by & filed under News.


HPA is thrilled to participate in the Chicago Architecture Foundation’s “Between States” exhibition! As a partner program of the Chicago Architecture Biennial, CAF challenged 50 design teams to reimagine a physical asset in one of the city’s wards into a community-based project. Our design team’s concept transforms a water intake crib into an eco-island and landing point… Read more »

Eight Eleven Uptown Issued Full Building Permit

Posted by & filed under News.

Eight Eleven Uptown_AerialFinalV7-4

Eight Eleven Uptown, HPA’s 27-story tower with JDL Development, is full speed ahead. Already under construction at the 3.4-acre site at Montrose and Clarendon, the project has been issued a full construction permit to embark on an ambitious redevelopment of a former hospital site that has lain vacant for more than a decade. The mixed-income housing and retail… Read more »

ULI Chicago Honors 1KFulton with Vision Award

Posted by & filed under News.

1KFulton Catalytic Redevelopment Winner_Sterling Bay_social media upload

The Chicago chapter of the Urban Land Institute honored 1KFulton with a 2017 Vision Award for Catalytic Development. 1KFulton, designed by HPA for Sterling Bay, involved the adaptive reuse of a 1920’s cold-storage building into a Class A mixed-use office and retail building that serves as the Chicago headquarters of Google Chicago and international headquarters… Read more »

Essex on the Park Breaks Ground at 808 South Michigan

Posted by & filed under News.


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 mark the beginning of construction of the new 56-story luxury… Read more »