Wilma Rendon | 08 May 2020
With new challenges come new opportunities. It’s time to get inspired and embrace the International WELL Building Institute™ (IWBI™) spirit. JDJ Architects team member Wilma Rendon, WELL AP, promotes the use of the WELL framework in our projects.
Jim Jordan | 29 Oct 2019
Designing a headquarters for a rapidly growing network of clinics presented an opportunity for a 54 year-old podiatry practice to highlight a successful and influential brand while providing patients and staff with a light-filled, contemporary space.
Jim Jordan | 03 Jun 2019
After three years, Karisa Vargas leaves JDJ Architects to return to work in architecture in the Dominican Republic. She’s looking forward to having family close by, the beautiful weather and the more leisurely pace of life in the Caribbean.
Jim Jordan | 02 Oct 2018
CANstruction 2018 for the benefit of the Greater Chicago Food Depository is now a wonderful memory for The Salt of the Earth team. But no event of this magnitude takes place without the contributions of many and we’d like to pause and give thanks.
Jim Jordan | 26 Jul 2018
A well-designed and maintained building lobby is critical to retaining and acquiring tenants. However, renovating a dark and austere lobby with budget and space constraints takes planning and design savvy.
Jim Jordan | 08 Jun 2018
Co-working spaces are evolving. Far from the narrow hallways, uninspiring colors and austere offices of the past, today’s spaces are vibrant, exciting and encourage collaboration with co-workers, colleagues, and clients.