Photos: Insider Tour of the A-Mill Artist Lofts

The Pillsbury A-Mill, constructed in 1881 by Charles A. Pillsbury, is one of the most iconic remnants of Minneapolis’ rich milling history. Despite being designated as a National Historic Landmark, the mill fell into disrepair after production ceased in 2003. In 2011, the National Trust for Historic Preservation included the A-Mill on its list of the 11 Most … Continued

9 Ways to Celebrate Architecture this Spring

It’s National Architecture Week, but why limit the celebration to just seven days? Here are nine great ways to expand your architectural horizons this spring in three major cities — which also happen to be home to our offices. Minneapolis Spring & Summer: Explore with Preserve Minneapolis | Preserve Minneapolis is a local preservationist group that offers tours, events, and regular … Continued

Schmidt Artist Lofts Featured on Curbed.com

The Schmidt Artist Lofts were featured on Curbed.com! The article highlights both the brewery’s rich history and the team’s approach to converting the buildings into housing for artists. BKV Group partner Mike Krych. AIA, discusses some of the challenges and opportunities involved with this unique historic building — and how everything finally came together as beautiful and affordable housing. …when Dominium … Continued

Two BKV Group Projects Make “Top 10 in 2015” List

Two BKV projects have been featured in The Line’s “10 Development Projects That Will Transform Minneapolis in 2015”! Our transit-oriented Lake & Hiawatha project and the A-Mill Artist Lofts both made the list. A-Mill Artist Lofts Why this project made the list: “…the mill’s adaptive reuse into affordable live-work artist housing—by the developer Dominium Co., with architects from BKV … Continued

BKV Group Architects Participating in the 2014 AIA Minnesota Convention

  The 2014 AIA Minnesota Convention is taking place from now until November 14 at the Minneapolis Convention Center. This year’s theme is ACCESS EXCELLENCE, and the program centers on sharing the wealth of information within our industry to encourage us to grow as professionals. This year, two BKV Group staff members are participating in the convention! If you’re attending the conference, be sure … Continued

BKV Group at the 3rd Ward Neighborhood Festival

BKV Group will be showcasing the multi-family housing project, A-Mill, for the Minneapolis Ward 3 community at the Third Ward Neighborhood Festival Today. Join BKV Group and Ward 3 for this special event! Third Ward Neighborhood Festival 5:30-9:00PM at Nicollet Island Pavilion Nicollet Island, 40 Power St, Minneapolis