Awards

Schafer Richardson’s Viridum apartment development earns LEED Silver Certification 2560 1363 UrbanWorks Architecture

Schafer Richardson’s Viridum apartment development earns LEED Silver Certification

via RE Journals Viridium, a 139-unit luxury apartment building in the North Loop neighborhood of Minneapolis, has been awarded LEED Silver Certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. Viridium opened in March of 2021 and is currently 90 percent leased. To learn more about the property please visit https://www.liveviridium.com/ Viridium was designed by Minneapolis-based UrbanWorks Architecture…

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Ryan Cos. breaks ground on $60M senior living center in Woodbury 712 395 UrbanWorks Architecture

Ryan Cos. breaks ground on $60M senior living center in Woodbury

via Star Tribune Ryan Companies broke ground this week on its latest senior housing complex in Woodbury. The new $60 million Talamore Senior Living Woodbury will have 90 independent apartments, 70 assisted living units, 26 memory care units and 14 care suites, officials said. Ryan Architecture & Engineering is the interior designer, landscape architect and…

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Swervo expands Bryn Mawr residential project 731 380 UrbanWorks Architecture

Swervo expands Bryn Mawr residential project

via Finance and Commerce Swervo Development has pitched 156 apartment and townhome units as an addition to its upcoming senior living project in the Bryn Mawr neighborhood. The next phase of Minneapolis-based developer’s Wirth on the Woods project includes a market-rate apartment building and 10 townhome buildings, which is in addition to around 200 units…

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UrbanWorks Named Best Architect in 2021’s Finance & Commerce Reader Rankings 150 150 UrbanWorks Architecture

UrbanWorks Named Best Architect in 2021’s Finance & Commerce Reader Rankings

via Finance and Commerce For the past five years the readers of Finance & Commerce and Minnesota Lawyer have chosen their most trusted brands and business partners. This year’s selections include many repeat winners and several newcomers. How are companies chosen for Reader Rankings? Well, just like it sounds. We pick the categories, populated with a list of companies…

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IRTS Crisis and Recovery Center Wins AIA Minneapolis Merit Award 2560 1234 UrbanWorks Architecture

IRTS Crisis and Recovery Center Wins AIA Minneapolis Merit Award

via AIA Minnesota AIA Minneapolis announces six Merit Awards to projects designed by AIA Minneapolis architects that tell a story of excellence beyond design; emphasize public interest design; and embrace the varied forces that shape a building. Unique in its approach to assembling a jury, the AIA Minneapolis Merit Award encompasses the views of business…

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Scott County Crisis and Recovery Center marks first 6 months of operations 1661 1247 UrbanWorks Architecture

Scott County Crisis and Recovery Center marks first 6 months of operations

via Savage Pacer The Guild Crisis and Recovery Center in downtown Savage is up and running despite challenges facing residential care centers during the pandemic. “For us to actually open a residential program in the heart of the pandemic is pretty remarkable,” said Mary Beth Fessler, Guild’s director of coordinated health and residential services. On…

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Finance & Commerce announces Top Projects of 2020 2560 1666 UrbanWorks Architecture

Finance & Commerce announces Top Projects of 2020

via Finance and Commerce Minnesota’s construction industry stayed busy in 2020 despite the challenges brought by the COVID-19 pandemic. Even with the added precautions required to keep workers safe, builders completed a bevy of projects last year, including apartments, office space and medical facilities. From among this impressive collection of projects, an independent panel selected…

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MN Housing Commissioner Tours Park7 2560 1707 UrbanWorks Architecture

MN Housing Commissioner Tours Park7

via House of Charity Earlier this week, Deb was able to give Jennifer Ho, Minnesota Housing Commissioner, a tour of Park7 and had a chance to sit down an chat. Here is their conversation. Read More

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Kraus-Anderson projects earn awards from NAIOP 2560 1707 UrbanWorks Architecture

Kraus-Anderson projects earn awards from NAIOP

via Rejournals Two high-profile Kraus-Anderson projects — the Chamberlain apartments in Richfield, Minnesota, and Cambia Hills of East Bethel, Minnesota — have received Awards of Excellence from the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties. NAIOP’s awards, which recognize projects that have demonstrated exemplary efforts, are based on a system of nominations and peer selection. Chamberlain @…

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Minneapolis Public Schools Center for Adult Learning Selected as 2020 AIA Minneapolis Merit Award and Michael L. Schrock Award Recipient 2500 1591 UrbanWorks Architecture

Minneapolis Public Schools Center for Adult Learning Selected as 2020 AIA Minneapolis Merit Award and Michael L. Schrock Award Recipient

via AIA Minnesota Excellence Beyond Design Shown in 2020 AIA Minneapolis Merit Award Projects UrbanWorks Architecture’s Minneapolis Public Schools (MPS) Center for Adult Learning, has been a true example of a universal design for all adult learners featuring flexible spaces for learning and gatherings of many sizes, and welcoming accessibility details. The MPS Center for…

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