Portfolio Tag: Museum

Altgeld Hall

Altgeld Hall, the first building constructed at Northern Illinois University, was designed by Architect Charles E. Brusk and completed in 1898. Throughout its 100-year plus life it has served as a dormitory, classrooms, auditorium, library and offices. HPZS provided an in-depth examination of the structure followed by the development of a program to rectify building…
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The Museum of Science and Industry is an icon on Chicago's lakefront, and a landmark building originally constructed as the Palace of Fine Arts for the World's Fair in 1893. HPZS has lead a variety of projects since 1988, including master planning for MSI 2000, replacement of the copper roofs and restoration of the bronze…
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Dana Thomas House

The Dana Thomas House, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, was constructed in 1905 for Susan Lawrence Dana, a leading figure in Springfield Society. As restored by HPZS the house is one of the largest, most elaborate, and complete of Wright's houses, maintaining most of the original Wright designed furniture and art glass. HPZS was awarded…
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