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CHICAGO CENTER FOR ARTS & TECHNOLOGY

  • Location
    Chicago, IL
  • LEED Rating Silver
  • Owner
    WSCAT
  • Architect
    Landon Bone Baker
  • Completed
    2018

The Chicago Center for Arts and Technology is an adult education facility which includes training rooms, kitchen facilities, art and technical classrooms. dbHMS provided the design of building systems to support the adaptive reuse of a commercial warehouse as a sustainable local landmark. Project highlights include exposed high efficiency fancoil units, building PV solar renewable energy, and close coordination of exposed systems for a modern interior. The project achieved LEED Gold certification and has won numerous awards including 2019 AIA Chicago Distinguished Building Award certificate of merit, 2019 American Society of Landscape Architects Honor Award, and the 2019 CNDA Richard Driehaus Foundation Award for Excellence in Community Design, 2nd Place.