Architrave has crafted varied and award-winning designs for leading institutions, including the University of Chicago, Rush University, Chicago Public Schools, Chicago Housing Authority, Public Building Commission of Chicago and the Illinois Capital Development Board. A proven approach to project design that readily clarifies functional, budgetary, regulatory and aesthetic parameters while aspiring to simplicity and clarity in expression, variety and surprise in experience and modesty, authenticity and sustainability in the use of materials, guides Architrave’s delivery of services.

The Ralph J. Pomeroy Apartments, a recently completed rehabilitation of an existing nine story Chicago Housing Authority senior residential building, was honored with the 2013 Preservation Award for Rehabilitation from the Richard H. Driehaus Foundation. A true flagship facility for the CHA, the rehabilitation also earned a LEED Platinum rating from the USGBC.