bKL-designed Cirrus and Cascade are wrapping up construction. The properties, developed by Magellan and Lendlease, will welcome their first residents this summer and fall.
bKL Architecture was featured as 2020 AIA Chicago Firm of the Year in the Spring Issue of Chicago Architect. Principals Tom Kerwin, Danielle Tillman, Jon Gately, and Juan Robles discussed bKL’s first 10 years and why they feel optimistic about a post-pandemic environment.
YIMBY Chicago features a construction update for bKL designed 300 N. Michigan Avenue.
We are honored to announce that bKL Managing Principal Danielle Tillman has been selected as one of the recipients of the 2021 AIA Young Architects Award. This award recognizes individuals who have demonstrated exceptional leadership and made significant contributions to the architecture profession early in their careers. Danielle’s work with bKL has encompassed large-scale endeavors like our Wolf Point West residential tower on the Chicago River, as well as projects that deal more closely with uplifting the Chicago community, such as the renovation of the Whitney M. Young, Jr. Branch Library. Her leadership continues to elevate our team to new heights. We can’t wait to see what’s next! Congratulations, Danielle!
bKL Managing Principal Danielle Tillman was featured as this month’s local leader in Chicago Star Media!
bKL’s 320-unit residential tower design for Sterling Bay is discussed.
The development will contain two residential buildings along with ground floor retail and an open park space. ARL Now quotes bKL Founding Principal Tom Kerwin: “We’re very excited about the vibrancy and potential of this project, not only for the buildings but the public open space.”
Cirrus, a 47-story, 350-unit condominium tower at 211 N. Harbor Dr., and Cascade, a 37-story, 503-unit apartment tower at 455 E. Waterside Dr. add to Chicago’s Lakeshore East neighborhood.
bKL’s Danielle Tillman comments on reviving Chicago’s Magnificent Mile.