Publications
Former Auto Showroom by Albert Kahn Gets a Winning Renovation
An article by Chicago Tribuneís architectural critic Blair Kamin about Grove Apartments

The Greening of Americaís Public Housing: More Options, More Technologies, More Support
An article by AIArchitect featuring the Casa Maravilla and Casa Morelos projects by Weese Langley Weese

LEED Projects
Hobart/626 Emerson
@ Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois
LEED for New Construction-Silver-Awarded

Grove Apartments
Oak Park, Illinois
LEED for New Construction- Certified- Pending

Roger House Renovation
@ Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois
LEED for New Construction- GOLD- Awarded

Harris Hall Renovation
@ Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois
LEED for New Construction- GOLD- Awarded

Recent Awards

2016 HardieDesign Contest
James Hardie, Inc.
Southwick Place, Honorable Mention

2016 Vision Award for Affordable Housing
Urban Land Institute Chicago
Southwick Place

2015 Crombie Taylor Award
AIA Illinois
Grove Apartments

2015 Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards
The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Award
For Architectural Excellence in Community Design, Second Place

2015 The Polk Bros. Foundation Affordable Housing Preservation Award
As Awarded to Bickerdike Development Corporation for the 1704 N. Humboldt Building

2014 Preservation Award for Adaptive Reuse
Grove Apartments
Oak Park Historic Preservation Commission

2012 City of Evanston
Preservation and Design Award
Honorable Mention for Environmental Design
1856 Orrington, Northwestern University

2012 City of Evanston
Preservation and Design Award
Honorable Mention for Environmental Design
Rogers House, Northwestern University

2012 Affordable Housing Finance
Readersí Choice Award, Preservation Category
Harold Washington Apartments

2012 The Polk Bros. Foundation Affordable Housing Preservation Award
As Awarded to Mercy Housing Lakefront for the Harold Washington Apartments

2011 Affordable Housing Finance
Readerís Choice Award, Green Category
Branch of Hope Apartments

2011 The Polk Bros. Foundation Affordable Housing Preservation Award
As awarded to Mercy Housing Lakefront for the Malden Arms Apartments

2011 City of Evanston Margery E. Perkins Award for Historic Preservation
Awarded for the Harris Hall project at Northwestern University

2007 Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards
Casa Kirk cited for The Chicago Community Trust Outstanding Community Strategy of the Year
As awarded to Claretian Associates, Inc. for Southeast Chicago Community Building Initiative

2007 Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards
Michael Barlow Center cited for a Special Recognition Award
As awarded to St. Leonardís Ministries

2003 Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards
The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Award
Rebecca Johnson Apartments
For Architectural Excellence in Community Design- Third Place

Friends of Downtown
Allerton Building- Art Institute of Chicago
2002 Best Renovation Award

AIA Chicago Design Excellence Awards
Wabash YMCA Renovation
2002 Distinguished Building Award

National Trust for Historic Preservation
Wabash YMCA Renovation
2002 National Preservation Honor Award

Fannie Mae Foundation Maxwell Awards of Excellence Program
South Loop Apartments
Affordable Housing Design Awardee

2001 Lakefront S.R.O. Leadership Award
Weese Langley Weese Architects Ltd.
For their work to create “more than a roof” for Chicago homeless

The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Preservation Awards
Landmarks Preservation Council of Illinois 2001
Outstanding Private Leadership
Wabash YMCA Renovation

2001 Chicago Landmarks Award For Preservation Excellence
Wabash YMCA Renovation
Black Metropolis-Bronzeville District

Design Matters: Best Practices in Affordable Housing
South Loop Apartments
By City Design Center
College of Architecture and the Arts, University of Illinois at Chicago

1998 Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards
The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Award
Belray Apartments
For Architectural Excellence in Community Design- Second Place