Adaptive Use Projects


Harper Theater

5238 South Harper Avenue Chicago, Illinois

10,000 sq ft award-winning historical renovation

  • Historical renovation with a total interior rehab and build-out after having remained vacant for over 10 years
  • Winner of the 2013 Richard H. Driehaus Preservation Award
  • Winner of the 2014 ULI Global Mixed-Use Award
  • 4 new theaters with 400 seats and a new indoor cafe
  • Custom trim, molding and window frame installation
  • Exterior terra cotta restoration and tuck-pointing
  • New millwork, flooring and lighting, elevator and staircase
  • Complete replica of the original theater marquee