Project List

Foster Dale Architects, Inc

Syclo LLC:
30 West Monroe Street: 6,600 sf satellite office build-out project, 2011 (see FDA images).

City of Hope: 
Chicago, IL, Design Study for 57,000 sf renovation of existing church and addition to create a community center, On hold. 

North Park Elementary School:
5,200 sf renovation & addition for preschool, On hold (see FDA images).

3120-22 N. Sheridan Road:
Chicago, IL, Master planning for  renovation of streetscape, entrances, stairwells and public spaces at vintage 15-unit apartment building, 2010.

Stradivari Music & Arts Center:
Chicago, IL, Renovation of an entire floor of a vintage downtown high-rise for instrument sales, repair and rehearsal, 2008 (see FDA images).

1913 Sheridan Road:
Highland Park, IL, Renovation of two-story mixed-use building (retail and office uses), 2007 (see FDA images).

Southwest Center for Healthy Joints:
Oak Lawn, IL, 10,000 sf renovation of existing building with interior office build out and FF&E, 2007 (see FDA images).

Classrooms for Gan Shalom Pre-School:
Chicago, Illinois, classrooms and bathroom renovations, 2005 (see FDA images).

Welles Park Place:
Chicago, IL, Six townhouse development, 2004 (see FDA images).

301-303 South Leavitt:
Chicago, IL, Eight-unit apartment building, 2004 (see FDA images).

Lillstreet Art Center:
Chicago, IL, Renovation of factory building into art center, 2003 (see FDA images).

214 - 218 South Hamilton Avenue:
Chicago, IL: Five-unit apartment building, 2003.

Perl Mortgage:
Chicago, IL, 11,000 sf renovation of and addition to existing building with interior office build out and FF&E, 2003 (see FDA images).

AG Edwards & Sons, Inc.:
Arlington Heights, IL, 3,000 sf tenant build-out, 2002.

USX Site Redevelopment:
Chicago, IL, Planning study for redevelopment of lakefront USX site for retail use, residential use, a marina and a lakefront park, 2002.

Hi-Grade Painting and Decorating Centers:
Chicago, IL, Renovation of 17,000 sf building into retail and offices, 2002.

Retail Center: 
Chicago, IL, Planning study for 70,000 sf shopping center in the Bronzeville neighborhood, 2001.

Village Court Place:
Glencoe, IL, Planning study for infill development of 6,000 sf of retail space, fifteen two-story townhouses and underground parking, 1999.

Bell West Community Credit Union:
Oak Lawn, IL, Conversion of existing building into 3,500 sf branch facility, 2000 (see FDA images).

3808 N. Lakewood:
Chicago, IL, New five-unit condominium building, 1999 (see FDA images).

The Briar:
Chicago, IL, Conversion of existing historic space (2,700 sf original hotel bar/restaurant) into luxury 3 bedroom apartment with enclosed parking space, 1998.


Foster worked on the following projects while employed at other offices prior to founding of the office of Foster Dale Architects, Inc.

The Belmont House:
Chicago, IL, Renovation of 270-unit 13-story historic apartment building with ground floor retail and underground parking, 1997.

Lewis University:
Romeoville, IL, 45,000 sf student residence hall for 176 students, 1997.

Wienecke Court:
Glencoe, IL, Renovation of historic building complex (renovation of retail, apartments and new townhouse construction), 1996.

Illinois Institute of Technology:
Chicago, IL, Student housing study, 1996.

Harbor Pointe Residences at Eastport Marina:
East Peoria, IL, 82-unit 3-story townhouses; 16-one story/duplex condominiums.  Phase I, 1996.

Student Residence Hall at Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville:
Edwardsville, IL, 120,000 sf, 500-bed student residence hall, 1994.

CHA Scattered Site Housing:
Chicago IL, 1994.

Fremont Place:
Chicago, IL, 21 townhouse development, 1993.

Walsh School:
Chicago, IL, 45,000 sf elementary school, 1992.

Dearborn Park Phase II:
Chicago, IL, Various townhouse projects in 1992 and 1993.

Auditorium Building/Theater Entrance Restoration:
Chicago, IL, historic restoration, 1992.

Motorola Museum of Electronics:
Schaumburg, IL, 85,000 sf corporate museum, 1990.

Cooper Industries Lighting Showroom:
Elk Grove Village, IL, renovation including a new mezzanine and enclosed atrium for state of the art showroom, 1990.\\

Intermission/Backstage, LaSalle University:
Philadelphia, PA, Renovation of student union including nightclub/restaurant 1987.

The Rouse Company:
Philadelphia & New Jersey, tenant design review consulting for six shopping malls, 1986 - 1988.