WJW welcomes Andrew!

Andrew joined WJW in the fall of 2017. Previously, Andrew worked for a design-build firm focusing on high-end single-family residential and hospitality projects throughout Chicago. Andrew graduated from Auburn University with Bachelor degrees in both Architecture and Interior Architecture. While in school, he participated in a foreign studies program which took him to Istanbul, Turkey…

WJW featured at official opening of Between States

WJW recently attended the official opening party for Between States, as part of the Chicago Architectural Biennial. The exhibition is part of the Chicago Architecture Foundation’s multi-year 50 Designers/50 Ward investigation that challenges design teams to identify a physical asset in one of Chicago’s 50 wards that could benefit from a redesign and imagine a way…

Bill honored with HCD 10 award!

Bill was recently honored with an HCD 10 Award. The HCD 10 Award, from the editors of Healthcare Design, is an annual awards program that honors professionals across 10 categories of nominees and shines a spotlight on the broad spectrum of stars in our industry. Bill award in the category of Educator was chosen for his body of work…

Gateway at River City received 2012 NGBS Bronze Certification

Gateway at River City in Peoria, Illinois, recently received 2012 National Green Building Standard (NGBS) Bronze Certification. The project provides 105 units of affordable supportive living for adults with disabilities ages 22-64. With rigorous requirements, National Green Building Standard Certified Projects must achieve standards in Integrative Design; Lot Design, Preparation, & Development; Resource Efficiency; Energy…

Diane appointed to Illinois Housing Task Force

Diane has been nominated by the IHDA Executive Director, Ms. Audra Hamernik, to serve on the Illinois Housing Task Force. Her nomination has been approved by Governor Rauner and Diane’s appointment begins January 1, 2017. Among other responsibilities, the Illinois Housing Task Force authors the Annual Comprehensive Housing Plan to address the housing needs of historically underserved…