Grand Opening of St. Clara’s

Todd, Heidi, and Alexis travelled recently to Lincoln, IL to celebrate the grand opening of St. Clara’s Rehab and Senior Care. The project provides two programs, short-term rehab and long-term skilled nursing care, both providing 24-hour support for residents in a warm and comfortable environment. A ribbon cutting ceremony brought together the mayor of Lincoln,…


Michelle volunteers at Cameron Elementary

This past fall, Michelle volunteered with a group of middle school students at Cameron Elementary School in Humboldt Park through AIA Chicago’s Architects in Schools program. The Community Interface Committee (CIC) of AIA Chicago developed this program, and this semester the program expanded to run at 2 schools concurrently. “Architects in Schools is an initiative focused…


Indiana Lt. Governor Crouch visits Silver Birch of Hammond

Before the holidays, Indiana’s Lt. Governor, Suzanne Crouch, along with members from the Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority (IHCDA) toured the Silver Birch of Hammond facility. During their tour and board meeting, Lt. Governor Crouch and the IHCDA were able to speak directly with tenants to learn how the board’s actions and the design…


Cheers to a successful year!

WJW recently celebrated and raised a glass to the many professional and personal accomplishments at our end of the year holiday party. Professionally we celebrated many grand openings, groundbreakings, new projects, and newly licensed team members. Personally, we celebrated new births, marriages, engagements and more! Thanks to everyone who helped make 2017 a memorable year…


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…


Kat highlighted in the ISoA Blog

Kat was recently highlighted as one of three featured alums on The Illinois School of Architecture Blog. In her interview, she offers advice to current and future Architecture students, talks about her favorite classes, and mentions the work she is doing currently at WJW.

Check out the full article here.



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…