Exterior photo of the Westin from above

Crown Center Hotel

Constructed towards the end of the Brutalist style's influence in American architecture, the Westin at Crown Center embodies the core traits of Brutalism in a dramatic design that incorporates the site's natural topography to create...

Lee's Summit Post Office Exterior

Lee’s Summit Post Office (Bridge Space)

The rehabilitation of the Lee’s Summit Post Office into Bridge Space, a coworking space, is a great example of a creative adaptive re-use of a common building type that exists in most communities. The post...

Charless Place Exterior

Charless Place (Home of the Friendless)

The former Home of the Friendless, now called Charless Place, utilized historic tax credits to rehabilitate a senior housing complex comprised of eleven separate sections and additions constructed between c. 1850 and 1995. The developer...

21C Hotel Exterior

21c Museum Hotel (Savoy Hotel)

The Savoy Hotel is a Kansas City landmark in the central business district. The historic hotel was constructed in phases from 1888 to 1916 and is listed on the National Register and the Kansas City...

Exterior Interstate Building

The Interstate Building

The Interstate Building was completed in 1915. The six-story concrete and brick office building communicates the Chicago style with Sullivanesque ornamentation. The building was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2008, allowing...

Exterior Crossroads Hotel

Crossroads Hotel

The Crossroads Hotel adapted two vacant, historic commercial buildings in the heart of Kansas City’s art district to create a boutique hotel showcasing the buildings’ industrial character. Both buildings are in the Crossroads Historic Freight...

Exterior of Blenheim School

Blenheim School Apartments

The project utilized state and federal historic tax credits, along with Low Income Housing Tax Credits to transform the vacant school into affordable senior housing. The adaptive re-use retained the primary spaces such as corridors...

Outside view of Ogee Lofts

Ogee Lofts

The Ogee Lofts project utilized federal and state historic tax credits to transform the former furniture store into the Ogee Lofts with twenty-five living spaces. Designers worked with the existing structural columns and designed floorplans...