Interior Design Giants

The annual business survey Interior Design Giants ranks the largest design firms based on design fees over a 12-month period. The recently announced listings cover the period of July 2012 through June 2013. VOA has advanced in both Hospitality and more…

China looks to Chicago | Video

Chicago-based architects working in China continue to attract media coverage. China recently announced plans for further dramatic expansion of its cities and urbanization of its population. Against this backdrop, CCTV (China Central Television) America’s Roza Kazan visited VOA’s Chicago offices and more…

DesignLab

WORK4TANK showcases a social, collaborative and transparent modern workplace

Designed in Chicago, Made in China

In December, 2013, two Pulitzer Prize-winning Chicago Tribune journalists, architecture critic Blair Kamin and photographer John J. Kim visited several Chinese cities to look at the unique role Chicago architects and their designs are playing in a rapidly changing China. more…

AIA Award for Roosevelt University

Creating a significant impact on Chicago’s skyline, the 32-story, 420,000 sf Wabash Building for Roosevelt University recently received the American Institute of Architects (AIA) SustainABILITY Leadership Award. The Chicago chapter of the AIA Design Excellence Awards honor outstanding work from more…

Horizon Village wins 2013 Brick

VOA Associates Incorporated, in association with Berners-Schober, won Brick in Architecture’s 2013 Bronze Award in Education for University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh’s Horizon Village residence hall.