Architrave

40th/Indiana Rapid Transit Station

Chicago, Illinois


owner:

Chicago Transit Authority

design team:

Architect - Architrave, Ltd.
Civil, Structural, MPE Engineering - McDonough Associates, Inc.

project description:

New ground level station with agent booth, automatic turnstiles, concession, stairs and elevators to a new elevated rapid transit platform on the Chicago Transit Authority's Green Line.

design solutions:

The project design interweaves opaque and transparent building elements in a composition of planes and volumes to reveal circulation. This enhances patron visibility and security while assisting wayfinding.