Design for extensive acoustics, HVAC, and architectural renovation of historic 2,600-seat hall, which included mechanical noise and vibration control, audio/video system design, organ integration, stage reshaping and enlarged acoustic volume. Design for a new annex included the Buntrock Hall rehearsal and performance space, recital hall, and practice rooms.
Project Details
Audiovisual Systems Design
Mechanical Noise Control
Skidmore Owings & Merrill, Architect, Chicago, IL
Fisher/Dachs Associates, Inc., Theatre Consultant, New York, NY
350,000 gsf
2,600-seat hall
1998 AIA Chicago - Distinguished Building Award, Special Recognition 1998 Building Design & Construction - Building Team Project Awards, Merit Award 1997 Form & Function - Outstanding Project Award 1994 AIA Chicago - Interior Architecture Award, Preservation Honor Award 1994 AIA Chicago - Distinguished Building Award, Certificate of Merit 1982 AIA National - Distinguished Building Award