Portfolio Category: Religious


The Chicago Theological Seminary, founded in 1855, currently occupies a building complex located on the University of Chicago campus that was constructed in 1928. HPZS was retained to restore the 188-foot high Victor Lawson bell towner, and performed deferred maintenance audits for the entire seminary building complex including the president’s residence and several student residence…
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Saint Edmund Church was dedicated in 1910 and is the oldest surviving Catholic Church on the west side of the Chicago Archdiocese. HPZS guided the church through the renovation and restoration process to restore the building’s original art, architecture, and beauty that was compromised by earlier remodeling programs, as well as developed a master plan…
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Chicago Temple

The Chicago Temple, designed by Holabird and Roche, is one of Chicago's most prominent buildings. It was completed in 1924, and is listed as the tallest church in the world, with a spire reaching 568 feet above ground level. HPZS developed and continues to lead a $27 million dollar, multi-year master plan to bring the…
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