Our Work

From transit-oriented developments, to ground up high-rises, to city halls and justice centers, to eclectic hotel buildings, to learning and working spaces, our portfolio extends across many different markets and project types with our creative professionals being well-versed in a variety of complex work.

1407 On Michigan

A contemporary upscale property in Chicago featuring floor-to-ceiling glass and high-end amenities.

240 Park Avenue

Positioned on a very tight, urban in-fill site, 240 Park Avenue has an impactful urban presence with an especially strong focus on the pedestrian experience.

A-Mill Artist Lofts

Rising above the century-old cobblestones of Main Street, the historic Pillsbury A-Mill is an iconic Twin Cities and National Historic Landmark.

Abiitan Mill City

Abiitan is a transit-oriented mixed-use development that includes senior housing and commercial/retail space.

Air National Guard Composite Maintenance Facility

Minnesota maintenance facility consolidating activities in one building to improve base efficiencies.

Albert Lea Facilities Study

Inclusive facility study of eleven municipal buildings with cost and schedule estimates for each scenario.

âme

Wartime housing transformed into luxury rental units with modern amenity spaces.

Arc at Old Colony

A 19th-century office building renovated into student housing for Columbia College students.

Arcade Artist Apartments

Artist lofts giving an abandoned building new life in St. Louis.

Barrel House

A renovation and rebranding of a historical building, authentic to its heritage and narrative.

Bayfield County Security and Space Needs Study

Security and space needs study of county facilities to guide the county’s future investments.

Bedford Municipal Complex

Thoughtfully arranged civic buildings including city hall, fire station, and justice center connected by an enclosed loggia to form a single municipal complex.

BKV Group

Transforming a Minneapolis warehouse building to accommodate the growing size and needs of a national design firm.

Bristol Cove

A sixteen-story, residential building within Houston’s upscale Galleria District.

Carbon Neutral Tower

A design concept that challenges commonly held beliefs about skyscraper construction.

City Club Apartments – CBD Cincinnati

The restoration and adaptive reuse of a historic Cincinnati landmark into a “nano-living” focused residential building.

Colle McVoy

Advertising agency relocating to a historic warehouse and desiring flexible spatial qualities.

Colonial Warehouse

A contemporary update of an 1885 building using luxe finishes and fusing them with the building’s timeless details.

Custom House

An Art Deco post office restored and reinvented as an elegant apartment residence.

Danang Riverside

A two-tower mixed-use development surrounded by natural beauty.

Dubai Tower

A three-tower arrangement composed of a condotel, hotel, and serviced apartment.

Eddy’s Lake Mille Lacs Resort

A family fishing resort with a retro and restorative vibe.

Edina City Hall & Police Station

Combined city hall and police station facility located on a prominent, community-centered site.

Eitel Building City Apartments

New and renovated buildings that celebrates the dialogue between park and neighborhood.

Eleven40

Creating spaces that are full of life throughout a glassy high-rise structure.

Elgin Artspace Lofts

A catalyst for continued development in a revitalized area of a walkable city.

ElseWarehouse

An urban renewal project along a historic commercial corridor that reinforces the urban streetwall of its neighbors.

Five Event Center

A repurposed police station serves the community in a new way.

Five15 On The Park

A mixed-use, mixed-income development that brings people together.

Freeborn County Justice Center

A new law enforcement center and courthouse expansion restored a public square at the historic 1888 courthouse.

Fridley City Offices

Bringing all municipal services under one roof, including a new City Hall with administrative office, staff collaboration, and retreat spaces.

Georgia Heights Apartments

Convenient and contemporary apartments for students, close to the University of Georgia campus.

Grand Casino Corporate Office

Renovation of a corporate office building for the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Native American Indian Tribe.

Great River Montessori School

An urban montessori with an updated environment to support their philosophy and pedagogy.

Greenway Heights

Affordable apartments designed for families in the heart of Minneapolis.

Henrico County Short Pump Fire House 19

The fire station houses full-time staff, with 12 dorm rooms and three apparatus bays.

Hermantown Municipal Complex

Fire station and police department that complements the city’s rural, residential character.

Hoang Huy Commerce

A five-tower development elegantly arranged with a cube-like design strategy.

Intercontinental St. Paul Riverfront Hotel

A reinvented, renamed, renovated hotel with panoramic views of the Mississippi River.

Inver Grove Heights City Hall and Police Station

A combined city hall and public safety facility with many sustainable features.

Isanti County Law Enforcement Center

A study to define project scope and resulting jail addition to a law enforcement center.

Jamestown College Master Plan

Improving campus pathways, parking, and wayfinding while looking to the future.

Landmark on Grand River / Center City District

One part university living and one part active adult within an 11-story, market-rate apartment tower.

Le Sueur County Courthouse

A master plan and addition emphasizing the importance of an original 1896 courthouse building.

Leech Lake Justice Center & Tribal Police

A Native American government center reflects Ojibwe culture and beliefs through its design.

Loden-SV

A contemporary Scandinavian property in Minnesota featuring natural light and geometric elements throughout.

Maple Grove Fire Station No. 5

A new fire station to protect a growing community and provide training for firefighters.

Maple Grove Government Center

Provided master planning, architectural, interior design, engineering and construction administration services new Government Center.

Mill City Quarter

A mixed-use development that connects the Mill District to the Mississippi River.

Millworks Lofts

A historic, affordable housing residence along Minneapolis’ Hiawatha Corridor.

Morrow Park City

Modern apartments that draw influence from the broad mosaic of Pittsburgh’s neighborhoods.

Mozaic

A mixed-use, transit-oriented development in the heart of a lively urban community.

MSU Moorhead Livingston Lord Library

Building-wide makeover of a collegiate library to accommodate the demand of electronic media.

MSU/MCTC Law Enforcement Training Center

Collaborative law enforcement education programs co-located for simulation and training.

Octave 1320

Upscale, converted condos for first-time home buyers.

One Southdale Place

Five-acre development providing luxurious living with a neighborhood feel and sense of community.

Owatonna Arts Center

Addition and remodel of historic arts center while sensitively responding to historic conditions.

Parma Justice Center

A full-service justice center takes advantage of its hillside location.

Pennington County Justice Center

A new justice center conveys traditional aspects of the judicial process in a modern way.

Piazza Terminal

A series of steel stud framed buildings over a two-story concrete podium.

Pine County Justice Center

A full-service justice center with open-ended design to allow for expansion.

Pine County Public Works

Addition designed to provide a user-friendly and welcoming image for the public works department.

Plymouth City Hall & Public Safety Facility

An environmentally sensitive design expressing a city’s commitment to sustainability.

Quail Park at Morrison Ranch

Senior living facility that’s inspired by the regional context, and intended to have the feeling of a large ranch home.

Ramsey Fire Station No. 2

A fire station designed to inspire civic pride and increase public awareness.

Ramsey Public Works Study

A comprehensive study of projected space needs for city storage, shops, and personnel.

River North Senior Apartments

Housing for independent seniors who want to enjoy maintenance-free living in a social environment.

Rochester Fire Station, PSAP/EOC

New fire station and emergency operations center to support long-term operation of three companies.

Rochester North Service Center & Police Station

After the study, BKV Group worked to design renovations and a building addition to the existing structure.

Rondo Community Outreach Library

Combining library and senior living programs in one building to reinvigorate a culturally diverse area.

Sable

High-end luxury condominium living with robust neighborhood amenities.

Shakopee City Hall

A light-filled public service corridor featuring a state-of-the art council chambers.

Shakopee Public Library

Creating a library as a service hub for the Shakopee community.

Shakopee Public Utilities Maintenance Facility

Public utilities building designed to reduce the apparent size and impact of a large facility.

Shakopee Soccer Complex

Two buildings and connected canopy structure provide shade and services for community users.

Soo Line Building City Apartments

Iconic, classic beauty restored for modern-day downtown residents.

Southside Works City Apartments

An Art Deco gem inspired by its riverfront neighborhood’s industrial past.

St. Cloud Police Station

Police headquarters serves as both a dynamic civic building and secure environment for officers

Streamwood Municipal Facility Study

Space needs study of fire, police, and public works with a phased strategy for implementation.

Streamwood Village Hall and Public Works Renovation

A multi-phase project creating contemporary workspaces, conference rooms, and modernized storage spaces.

Tennessee State University Master Plan

A multiple campus master plan and road map for future growth.

The Cambric

An independent senior apartment complex with the social atmosphere of an assisted living community.

The Cavanaugh

Independent living for seniors with plenty of building amenities in an ideal neighborhood.

The Deacon

A former parking garage turned 1000+ bed residential building at the University of Cincinnati.

The Fynn

A community-driven building leveraging efficient and cost-effective light gauge steel construction.

The Galvan

With access to the DC Metro line, the Galvan provides urban energy and convenience to residents.

The Grainwood

An independent senior living apartment with high-end amenities and finishes. 

The Legends of Cottage Grove

This senior housing development provides lifestyle living opportunities for seniors 55+ including multiple building amenities.
The Legends at Silver Lake Village

The Legends of Silver Lake Village

A senior living complex in a walkable community so seniors can stay active and involved.

The Legends of Woodbury

An affordable senior living apartment complex with a rich mix of unit sizes, layouts, and amenities.

The Marshall

A series of connected student apartments in a dynamic neighborhood near University of Minnesota.

The Penfield

Designed to preserve a historic structure’s façades and integrate them into a new development.

The Standard at Knoxville

Student housing with lots of options in a prime location next to the University of Tennessee.

TMS Bac Biang

A newly planned tourism core destined for new development.

Union Flats

This workforce/family focused building complements a developing neighborhood while creating more affordable housing in a main housing hub.

Vertical Sustainable City

An expression of the opportunities and constraints urbanistic contexts present to architects within high-rise construction.

Vu Phuc Riverside

A vibrant urban environment designed to attract residents from the outer rim of the city.

Vue Apartments

VUE is a seven-story upscale apartment building located in the Loring Park neighborhood of Minneapolis.

WaHu Student Apartments

Student housing complex and catalyst for future transit development near University of Minnesota.

Washburn County Government Center Master Plan

A staff and space needs assessment developed into a facility program and conceptual design.

Westman Village on Mahogany Lake

A mixed-use development establishing a new node outside the city core.

Williston Recreation Center

A multi-purpose fitness center with a strong architectural identity.

Willmar Public Library

An expanded library facility houses a variety of new spaces with room for growth.

Winona County Courthouse

Renovation of a historic, water-damaged courthouse that embodies original spirit of the building.

Worthington YMCA

A new YMCA provides distinct zones of occupancy while allowing for openness and daylight.

Wright County Justice Center and Government Center

After extensive study, the County decided a new Government Center to be co-located with their Law Enforcement and Justice Centers.

Younion@Ann Arbor

A 10-story renovation resulting in a place where the modern-day student can work, live, and play.