Civic

John Wayne Museum Addition
John Wayne Museum Addition

John Wayne Museum Addition Back View
John Wayne Museum Addition Back View

John Wayne Museum Addition
John Wayne Museum Addition

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John Wayne Birthplace Museum Addition
Winterset, IA 

 

New facade
New facade

Facade before renovation
Facade before renovation

New facade
New facade

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The Chicken Restaurant West Des Moines, IA 

Completed Summer 2018

 

This building at the edge of town was originally a meat processing shop, then became a dive bar that remained vacant for years.

The task was to transform it into a country inspired restaurant and bar that would embrace its surroundings and take advantage of its proximity to the bike trails.

 

Total Area: 6,000 SF

 

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Iowa Quilt Museum Winterset, IA 

Completed and innagurated Summer 2016

 

This 130-year old building is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The original hardwood floors, tin ceiling, woodwork was restored and repurposed. A new high efficiency HVAC system, new LED  lighting and removal of a canvas awnings not original to the building maximize natural light and contribute to the energy efficiency of the space and preservation of quilts.

 

Total Area: 3,000 SF

 

Iowa Governor Terri Branstad
Iowa Governor Terri Branstad

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John Wayne Birthplace Museum Winterset, IA 

Completed and innagurated Summer 2015

 

The building was design to be highly energy efficient with Insulated Concrete Form (ICF) construction and a geothermal HVAC system.

 

Total Area: 6,100 SF