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Jan, 2016

Grand Opening – Malcolm X College and School of Health Sciences

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Malcolm X College held its grand opening, with speakers including Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chancellor Cheryl L. Hyman (pictured). Classes began on January 11, bringing to a close a fast-tracked design and construction project creating 500,000 sf of educational space. TKB is the associate architect, teamed with prime architect Moody Nolan.

Chicago Children’s Advocacy Center – Two Story Addition Project

Together with Holabird & Root, TKB answered a challenging design assignment in creating an addition to the distinctive original building by Stanley Tigerman. A two story addition sited in a narrow strip of land was necessary to meet project requirements, but needed an extra dose of creativity in order to meet project requirements.

Take a look at the results below in the video produced by the PublicBuilding Commission of Chicago:

Dec, 2015

CCHHS Prieto Dental Clinic – Expansion Project Complete


TKB recently completed the Dr. Jorge Prieto Health Center dental suite for Cook County Health and Hospital Services (CCHHS). This expanded clinic is one of many updates underway in CCHHS as they respond to the needs of their patients. TKB’s recent work included a feasibility study for specialty clinics at CCHHS’ Stroger Hospital.

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Nov, 2015

Office Concepts


A recent Chicago Tribune article addresses new office concepts and what they may mean for future office designs.

Office of the future: It’s all about you..

Aug, 2015

Trading Technologies Chicago Office


TKB’s design for Trading Technologies continues to be featured in the press.

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Returning Member

michelleMichelle Bowman rejoined TKB after completing a master’s program at the University of Wisconsin; she is working toward her architecture license.

Welcome a New Team Member


Lisa Farley joined TKB as the office manager. She will be managing the firm’s product library and assisting with proposals. Please join us in welcoming Lisa!

May, 2015

American Society of Anesthesiologists


TKB’s building for the American Society of Anesthesiologists Headquarters is named a finalist in the yet-to-be announced Owners’ Choice Award from the Chicago Building Congress. The winner will be announced on May 20, 2015.

Mar, 2015

Chicago Children’s Advocacy Center


Construction on the Chicago Children’s Advocacy Center is now complete and move-in is underway! View construction photos posted by the Public Building Commission of Chicago. See April 2014 news for the groundbreaking of Chicago Children’s Advocacy center.

Jan, 2015

Harper College Keynote Speech

hhIllinois governor Bruce Rauner gives the keynote address at the opening of Harper College – Building H. TKB performed programming and interior architecture roles on the project team.

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