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Project • By Surfacing SolutionHotels

Saint Kate Hotel

Premium walnut solid wood tambour panels cover the columns and bookend the staircases of this artistic downtown Milwaukee hotel.Saint Kate is a boutique arts hotel named after the patron saint of artists - Saint Catherine. Known as the hotel “created by artists for artists” Saint Kate’s boasts multiple gallery and exhibition spaces, a black box theater,  along with 219 elegant guestrooms and 11,6000 square feet of meeting space.The hotel is also within walking distance from notable art attractions in Milwaukee's entertainment district -  the Third Ward and Fiserv Forum.Saint Kates Hotel was designed by Stonehill Taylor - a hospitality focused architecture and interior design firm based in New York City.  Oth... More

Project • By Eppstein Uhen Architects (EUA)Universities

University of Wisconsin-Madison – Leopold Residenc

This unique student residence hall incorporates the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s standard room and bathroom arrangement, fits on a small multi-tiered site and has exterior aesthetics that complement the surrounding historic area. The building is home to a 1,000 sq ft top-floor greenhouse and an environmental-oriented learning community, combining curricula in sustainability, energy efficiency and agriculture.The building accommodates 172 residents in a smaller, community-style building designed to promote collaboration and interaction. Spaces include double rooms, with bathrooms shared by clusters of four to five rooms, a two-bedroom apartment for Residence Life staff, a classroom, main building lounge, recreation room, laundry room, m... More