Architrave

Ruben Gil, LEED AP, AIA

Founder and Principal


As a principal of Architrave, Ltd., Ruben Gil is responsible for the business activity of the firm. Further, he personally directs the performance of client services from the design of a project through its construction. Mr. Gil has over thirty years of experience in architectural practice, with a focus on commercial and institutional project types. He was associated with several prominent Chicago firms for twelve years prior to founding Architrave, Ltd. including Holabird & Root and Graham, Anderson, Probst and White.

Mr. Gil holds a Bachelor of Architecture degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago, is registered with the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards, and is a licensed architect in the State of Illinois. He established Architrave, Ltd. in 1986 and has been responsible for direction of the following selected projects:

Public Building Commission, Brighton Park ll. Elementary School: Chicago, Illinois [2011]

Illinois Sports Facilities Authority, US Cellular Field, 35TH St Development: Chicago, Illinois [2010]

Chicago Public Schools, Benito Juarez High School: Chicago, Illinois [2010]

Saint Agnes of Bohemia, New Construction of K-8 School: Chicago, Illinois [2007—ongoing]

UNO Charter School, New Construction Study: Chicago Illinois [2007]

Chicago Transit Authority, Wilson Red line renovation: Chicago, Illinois [2007—ongoing]

Associates In Nephrology, Corporate Office Relocation: Chicago, Illinois [2007]

Chicago Public Schools, John L. Marsh Elementary School: Chicago, Illinois [2006]

Chicago Transit Authority, Reconstruct Rail Station, Howard/Red Line: Chicago, Illinois [2002—2009]

Chicago Transit Authority, Blue Line Rehabilitation: Chicago and Cicero, Illinois [2001 - 2005]

Chicago Public Schools, Josephine C. Locke Elementary: Chicago, Illinois [1999]