K2 studio is expanding its focus to a wide array of commercial projects, ranging from breweries to concert halls to restaurants. With is long architectural history, K2 looks to create commercial spaces to support the everyday use of the employed user, as well as the visiting client. These designs look to accommodate and at times reinvent the desired user experience.
EXTENDED COMMERCIAL PROJECTS LIST
RETAIL / Commercial FACILITIES
Illinois Brick Showroom, 2217 South Loomis, Chicago
Illinois Brick Company under Loomis Sampson Holding, LLC. (a Subsidiary of SouthField Corp.), Jerry Vinci executive Vice President, 4000 SF complete new buildout of stand-alone building, Product showroom and contractor retail.
Baderbrau brewery, Chicago
Baderbrau Brewery, Rob Sama Owner, 22,000 SF, brew house production, canning and packaging with tap room, retail and office
Moody Tongue Brewery, 2136 South Peoria Street, Chicago
JBR Brewing, LLC, Jarad Rouben and Jeremy Cohn CEO, 2,000 SF interior buildout with new exterior entry for Moody Tongue new tasting room with small kitchen and limited brewing area scope.
H&M tenant lease buildout, Shoppes at Grand Prairie Mall, Building 300, Peoria, Illinois
Local Architect of record in coordination with Office AO architecture (NY)
H & M Hennes & Mauritz L.P., Tim Andrada Rep, over 20,000 SF, ground floor retail store, store number 471, 563 occupancy, inclusive of Land Lord buildout coordination of new constructed rear addition.
Thalia Hall, Chicago
Thalia hall theater and Duseks restuarant, Bruce Finkleman and Craig Golden Owner, 15,000 SF, 800 person live music venue theater (upper 2nd and 3rd floors and Duseks restaurant (first and lower level)
Lagunitas Brewery, Chicago
Lagunitas Brewery, Tony Magee Owner, 18,000 SF build out area within overall brewery manufacturing space, taproom / restaurant build-out with extending sky-bridge walk system
Say Beignet, ‘The Promonade’, 627 east Boughton Rd. units 305 + 310
(name changed to Sage Kitchen)
Jackie Herrerias and Edwin Rios, 2500 SF, 88 occupancy restaurant, coffee house and bar interior
GRAHAM ELLIOT RESTAURANT, Chicago
Graham Elliot LLC, 5100 SF, 160 occupancy restaurant / bar interior, 4-star chef’s “bistronomic restaurant
HOuse of Glunz tavern, 1206 North Wells, Chicago
House of Glunz, Christopher Donovan, 2750 SF, bar / lounge / restaurant interior
Bella Bronze, 1503 South Michigan, Chicago
Masa Management Group LLC, 3300 SF tan and body spa interior
Vinum wine bar, 600 West Van Buren Street, Chicago
Paola Perez, 2100 SF wine shop and tasting room
Edge bar, 1710 W Division, Chicago
Momo Enterprize LLC, Anastacio Gonzales, 2500 SF, 190 occupancy bar/lounge new construction
Highland Park FOrd Lincoln mercury dealership, 1333 Park Ave. Highland Park, Il.
Ford Dealership, Dealership remodeling with new front façade and signage
Zoom Kitchen three, 900 N Rush
Zoom Kitchen LLC, Interior new construction 4500 SF restaurant
Zoom Kitchen four, 247 S State
Zoom Kitchen LLC, Interior new construction 3500 SF restaurant, prototype design
Bungalow tavern, Belmont Ave., Chicago, Illinois
Jimmy Higgens, Interior construction 2500 SF bar / lounge
GINOS EAST restaurant, 315 Front Street, wheaten, Illinois
Bravo Foods, 3000 SF Conversion of firehouse to Restaurant
GINOS EAST restaurant, Chicago, Illinois
Bravo Foods, Interior restaurant build out, conversion of Planet Hollywood
GINOS EAST restaurant, Milwaukee, Libertyville
Bravo Foods, Interior restaurant build out, strip retail center vanilla box as a Gino’s East.
El Pacifico restaurant, 1353 West Belmont Ave., Chicago
El Pacifico,2500 SF Interior Mexican restaurant build out.
Topo Gigio Wells and North Avenue, Chicago
RETAIL CENTER, VILLAGE PLAZA, Buffalo Grove, Illinois:
Lieberman Realty, 25,000 s.f. Retail/Office Facility at 400 W. Dundee
RETAIL CENTER, TOWN CENTER, Buffalo Grove, Illinois
Melvin Simon & Associates, 160,000 s.f. Retail Center first phase
Second phase additional 80,000 s.f.
2044 W. ROSCOE, Chicago, Illinois,
Advantage Properties, New construction of commercial space with six residential units above.
2003 S. HALSTED, Chicago, Illinois
Podmajersky & Associates, 4 x commercial storefront rehabilitation with second floor addition
1908, 1919, 2010 S. HALSTED, Chicago, Illinois
Podmajersky & Associates, Commercial storefront rehabilitation
100 FOREST PLACE, Oak Park, Illinois
RESCORP Development, Inc. 10,000 s.f. Commercial for residential development- see residential
ARLINGTON PLAZA, Arlington Heights, Illinois
RESCORP Development Inc, Primary Architect, 40,000 s.f. Commercial Space, Downtown P.U.D. T.I.F. for residential development- see residential projects
BROADVIEW TOWN CENTER PHASE 1, Roosevelt at 13th Ave, Broadview, Illinois- in progress
Karry L Young, 16,000 s.f. commercial with 34 units above (phase 1 of 3)
Horshoe casino, 777 Casino Center Drive, Hammond, IN
Harrahs Entertainment Inc, Land based pavilion remodeling and bridge connection to boat
FOUR POINTS SHERIDEN, 630 N. Rush, Chicago, Illinois
Marcus Corporation, 226 Room Atrium Hotel with two floors retail and an indoor parking garage
HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS, Brighton, Michigan,
Knights Enterprise, 140-room newly constructed hotel with conference rooms, pool.
BEST WESTERN TOWNE INN, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Maple Hall, Inc., Renovation of historic 12 story Straus Building into hotel and banquet facilities.
INN AT NORTH BRUNSWICK, North Brunswick, New Jersey
Times Square Partners, Existing hotel renovation.