Preservation Alliance of Minnesota honors A-Mill Artist Lofts

BKV Group is excited to announce that A-Mill Artist Lofts is the recipient of a 2016 Minnesota Preservation Award (MPA). The MPAs recognize outstanding projects, groups and individuals that contribute to Minnesota’s preservation accomplishments. Once the largest flour milling operation in the world, the Pillsbury “A-Mill” Complex was shut down in 2003. The building sat … Continued

3 BKV Projects Win Multi-Family Executive Awards

We’re proud to announce that three BKV projects were winners at the 2015 Multi-Family Executive (MFE) Awards. Schmidt Artist Lofts, the 260-unit adaptive reuse of the historic Schmidt Brewery, took home the Editor’s Choice Award and the Grand Award in the Adaptive Reuse category. The Editor’s Choice award is the top honor, selected by the Editor of MFE Magazine and awarded … Continued

ElseWarehouse Wins 2014 IIDA Northland Chapter FAB Award

ElseWarehouse, a historic renovation and adaptive reuse of a 1920’s era warehouse by BKV Group, has been awarded the IIDA Northland Chapter 2014 FAB Award in the residential housing category.   “Why live anywhere when you can live ElseWare.”  The catchy tag-line subtly reveals the creative, obscure, and hip environment of a former warehouse building … Continued

Soo Line Building City Apartments finalist in Best in Real Estate 2014 Award from the Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal

Soo Line Building City Apartments has been a finalist for the award for Best in Real Estate 2014: Adaptive Reuse Multifamily from the Minneapolis/ St. Paul Business Journal! Located in the heart of the central business district, Soo Line Building City Apartments features public art, outdoor dining, and pedestrian and bike access to the greenway trail. The … Continued

BKV Group Architects Awarded AIA Recognition

 BKV Group’s John Stark and Gretchen Camp Recognized by the AIA Minneapolis Chapter     At the AIA 2013 Annual Luncheon, BKV Group‘s John Stark was presented with an Award of Recognition for providing leadership and service as Past President of the AIA Minneapolis Chapter.  John was specifically acknowledged for his guidance and mentoring of new Board … Continued

ElseWarehouse Receives 2013 MHN Excellence Award for Best Adaptive Reuse

  BKV Group is proud to announce ElseWarehouse as the 2013 MHN Gold Excellence Award Winner for Best Adaptive Reuse! The Scriver-Andrews Warehouse Company Building, also known as the Precision Building, was constructed between 1920 and 1923 on Washington Avenue in the Warehouse District. The rehabilitation restored many of the original architectural features of the … Continued

BKV Group is awarded Rochester Fire Station 2

BKV Group is proud to be the design architect for the New Fire Station 2 in Rochester, MN. The station will relocate from its current site at Seventh Street Northeast and West Silver Lake Drive, to one near the intersection of Viola Road and East Circle Drive in northeast Rochester. The entire cost of the project is … Continued