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05 | 16 | 2014
JGMA WINS 2014 CHICAGO BUILDING CONGRESS AWARD
JGMA won the 2014 Chicago Building Congress Award in the “Rehab Construction Category” for its Instituto Health Sciences Career Academy (IHSCA) High School project.

The school renovation was constructed by McShane Construction.
Entries were judged by a panel of 40 CBC members on the basis of the following criteria:
Distinctive, functional, or innovative design; Quality of Construction; Impact of the project upon the community; Safety Record.
Click here to read more about the awards.
04 | 29 | 2014
NEIU FEATURED IN ARTICLE "UNIVERSITY BUILDING DESIGNED AS ARCHITECTURAL BILLBOARD"
JGMA-designed Northeastern Illinois University El Centro campus project was featured in Civil Engineering magazine, with Juan Moreno commenting on the building's function as a "billboard" for the university, its students and the surrounding community. The NEIU El Centro building will be seen by an estimated 400,000 highway commuters each day.

Click here to see the full story

04 | 15 | 2014
CONSTRUCTION BEGINS ON CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTERS PROJECTS
Construction has begun on two new JGMA-designed projects for Christian Community Health Centers. These building additions in South Holland and Calumet City, Illinois will more than double their square footage at these locations, allowing them to more effectively serve the community. Construction is scheduled to be completed late summer, 2014.

Click here to see the CCHC Calumet City project
Click here to see the CCHC South Holland project

04 | 08 | 2014
NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY (NEIU) EL CENTRO PROJECT FEATURED ON WTTW
JGMA-designed Northeastern Illinois University El Centro campus project was featured on WTTW's Chicago Tonight. Crain's Chicago Business reporter Dennis Rodkin discussing the building's prominence on the Kennedy Expressway and it's sculptural, yet dynamic appearance.

Click here to see the full story and video

04 | 04 | 2014
JGMA AND JUAN MORENO FEATURED ON TELECHICAGO
JGMA y su presidente Juan Gabriel Moreno fueron presentados en TeleChicago como parte de la serie Emprendedores A Seguir en Chicago. Juan discute los orígenes de JGMA, proyectos anteriores – UNO Soccer Academy & Instituto Health Sciences Career Academy – y su lugar como uno de los contados arquitectos Latinos en Chicago.

Haga clic aqui para ver la historia.

03 | 26 | 2014
JUAN MORENO PRESENTS NEIU EL CENTRO CAMPUS PROJECT AT CHICAGO ARCHITECTURE FOUNDATION
The Chicago Architecture Foundation (CAF) invited JGMA president Juan Moreno to return to LunchTalks to present the ideas and concepts behind the new Northeastern Illinois University (NEIU) El Centro campus project. The building is strategically located prominently on the Kennedy Expressway, giving the university added exposure and reinforcing their identity and brand.

Click here to see the NEIU El Centro Campus Project

 

03 | 03 | 2014
JGMA PRESIDENT JUAN MORENO FEATURED IN CRAIN'S AS EMERGING DESIGNER
In Crain's Chicago Business focus on Chicago's emerging designers, JGMA president Juan Moreno discussed Chicago architecture and the new Northeastern Illinois University El Centro campus project.

Click here to see the full story

02 | 24 | 2014
CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER PROJECTS BREAK GROUND
JGMA and Christian Community Health Centers broke ground on two new building additions in South Holland, IL (Sibley Ave.) and Calumet City, IL (Torrence Ave). In attendance were CEO Ken Burnett and CAO Samantha Oliver-Mitchell of CCHC, President Juan Moreno and Vice-President Jason Nuttelman of JGMA, Calumet City alderman Thaddeus Jones and the Village of South Holland's Mayor Don De Graff.

See the: Calumet City project here. See the: South Holland project here.

02 | 20 | 2014
JGMA WINS DRIEHAUS AWARD FOR ARCHITECTURAL EXCELLENCE

"For its creative reuse of an abandoned structure and its creation of a new focal point for community health issues, JGMA is the 2014 winner of the Second Place Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Award for Excellence in Community Design, for its Instituto Health Sciences Career Academy."

Click here to see the award!

11 | 12 | 2013
JGMA HOSTS SENA COLOMBIA STUDENTS
Students of Servicio Nacional de Aprendizaje of Colombia visited Studio JGMA on November 12 to engage in discussion about architecture as a profession and its impact in both Colombia and Chicago.
11 | 08 | 2013
JGMA WINS THREE ALA 2013 DESIGN AWARDS
JGMA was presented with awards for three projects at the 2013 Association of Licensed Architects Design Awards banquet.

Westfield Old Orchard Glass Cube was awarded a Silver Medal.
The Bieniek Residence and UIC Soccer Stadium both received Merit Awards.

Click here to download the ALA's PDF of the awards.

10 | 22 | 2013
JGMA HOSTS UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS - CHICAGO AIAS STUDENTS
Students from the American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS) chapter at the University of Illinois-Chicago toured the JGMA office and engaged in discussion of the reciprocal relationship between academic and professional practice of Architecture.

10 | 19 | 2013
JGMA FEATURED IN CHICAGO ARCHITECTURE FOUNDATION OPEN HOUSE
JGMA welcomes the public to their office as part of the Chicago Architecture Foundation's Open House weekend.

Click here to see our site listing.

09 | 27 | 2013
CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER PROJECTS AWARDED TO JGMA
JGMA was awarded a commission for building expansions to two Christian Community Health Center locations. The projects are located in South Holland, Illinois and Calumet City, Illinois.

Click here to see the projects.

09 | 27 | 2013
JUAN MORENO CHAIRS AIA DENVER AWARDS JURY
JGMA president Juan Moreno presented the 2013 AIA Denver Awards jury on September 27. Studio JGMA also hosted AIA Denver delegates and guest jury, which included Alicia Murasaki - Executive Director of Planning and Design and Facilities Services at the University of Chicago and Edward Peck - Vice President of Thornton Tomasetti.

Click here to see the award announcement

09 | 20 | 2013
JUAN MORENO LECTURES AT UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-MILWAUKEE
JGMA president Juan Moreno presented JGMA's "Transformative Works" at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee School of Architecture and Urban Planning. Juan also served as guest architect for a facade workshop in prof. Kyle Reynolds's Face/On studio.

Click here for the UWM announcement

08 | 01 | 2013
JGMA'S FINALIST ENTRY FOR NEW CHINATOWN BRANCH LIBRARY
JGMA's Chinatown Library design was one of three finalists in a competition for the new Chicago public library branch. The team included Madison Construction, Buro Happold, Site Design, Forefront Engineers, Knight, Fun Finders, R.M. Chin & Associates and the Zhou B. Art Center

Click here to see the project.

07 | 13 | 2013
JGMA PRESIDENT JUAN MORENO FEATURED IN ABC 7 FEATURE
JGMA president Juan Moreno was interviewed for ABC 7's Ñ Beat. The story is part of a feature episode celebrating the accomplishments of Latino leaders in Chicago.

Click here to see the feature (begins @ 3:30).

07 | 03 | 2013
WESTFIELD OLD ORCHARD GLASS CUBE OPENS TO PUBLIC
The JGMA-designed glass cube has opened for business at Westfield Old Orchard mall in Skokie, Illinois. The Cube will be available for retailers during peak times and at times of new product launches and will host informal gatherings and summer concert series.

Click here to see the project

06 | 13 | 2013
CONSTRUCTION BEGINS ON NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSIY EL CENTRO CAMPUS
The JGMA-designed Northeastern Illinois University El Centro Campus begins to rise along Chicago's I 90/94 Kennedy Expressway. Construction is expected to be complete summer 2014.

Click here to see the project

06 | 01 | 2013
CONSTRUCTION BEGINS ON COLEGIO ALBERT CAMUS TRANSFORMATION PROJECT IN GUADALAJARA, MEXICO
Construction has begun on the JGMA-designed transformation project for Colegio Albert Camus in Guadalajara, Mexico. The addition and renovation of the school will include new classrooms, office space and a re-designed facade.

05 | 08 | 2013
NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY (NEIU) EL CENTRO CAMPUS FEATURED IN CHICAGO ARCHITECT MAGAZINE
"Hearing is Believing" in the May/June 2013 issue of Chicago Architect Magazine features JGMA's NEIU El Centro Campus. JGMA utilized the Arup SoundLab to assist in designing for the unique acoustic conditions of the new El Centro site.

Click here to read the article.

05 | 07 | 2013
JGMA HOSTS SCHOOL OF ART INSTITUTE ARCHITECTURE GRADUATE STUDENT FINAL REVIEW

Studio JGMA hosted professor Peter Exley's 1st year graduate level architecture students from the School of the Art Institute for their semester final review. Juan Moreno, Jason Nuttelman and Cosmin Vrajitoru contributed as guest jurors.

03 | 19 | 2013
UNO SOCCER ACADEMY, WINNER IN ARCHITIZER A+ AWARDS

JGMA-designed UNO Soccer Academy was voted best project in the Institutional - Kindergarten, Elementary, High School category in the 2013 Architizer A+ Awards.

Click here to see the Architizer project profile

02 | 01 | 2013
JGMA RELOCATES TO NEW OFFICE
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JGMA has moved its office to 218 South Wabash Avenue, Chicago IL, 60604.

01 | 15 | 2013
JGMA RECEIVES THIRD PLACE DRIEHAUS AWARD FOR UNO SOCCER ACADEMY

JGMA has been awarded third prize in the Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Awards for Architectural Excellence. As part of the nomination, the Driehaus Foundation produced a short video highlighting the architectural features of the JGMA-designed UNO Soccer Academy.

Click here to see the video and official announcement.

01 | 15 | 2013
UNO SOCCER ACADEMY FEATURED IN NEW BOOK

UNO Soccer Academy has been featured in STEEL chapter of the new book Materials in Architecture.

Click here to see the spread.

Click here to order the book on Amazon.com.

01 | 15 | 2013
JGMA PRESIDENT JUAN MORENO NOMINATED TO AIA CHICAGO BOARD OF DELEGATES

Juan Moreno has been elected to serve as AIA Illinois Delegate to the 2013 AIA Chicago Board.

12 | 12 | 2012
IDPL RECIEVES HONORABLE MENTION AS "PATRON OF THE YEAR" AWARD FOR IHSCA
JGMA - UNO Ground Breaking - Telemundo

Instituto del Progreso Latino received an honorable mention for the Chicago Architecture Foundation's "Patron of the Year" award for the JGMA-designed Instituto Health Sciences Career Academy.

12 | 04 | 2012
JUAN MORENO PRESENTS "TRANSFORMATIVE PROJECTS" AT PECHA KUCHA
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JGMA President, Juan Moreno presented transformative JGMA projects, including the Harris Bank Building Transformation, IHSCA and the UNO Soccer Academy in Pecha Kucha's 20x20 format.

11 | 09 | 2012
THE ASSOCIATION OF LICENSED ARCHITECTS AWARDS JGMA WITH A GOLD MEDAL FOR THE UNO SOCCER ACADEMY

JGMA was awarded a Gold Medal in the Institutional category from the Association of Licensed Architects for the new UNO Soccer Academy.

11 | 09 | 2012
THE ASSOCIATION OF LICENSED ARCHITECTS AWARDS JGMA WITH A MERIT AWARD FOR SAN JOSE OBRERO MISSION

JGMA was awarded a Merit Award in the Unbuilt category from the Association of Licensed Architects for the the San Jose Obrero Mission concept.

11 | 08 | 2012
JGMA AND NEIU CELEBRATE GROUNDBREAKING FOR NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY EL CENTRO
JGMA - UNO Ground Breaking - Telemundo

Northeastern Illinois University held its ground-breaking ceremony on Thursday, November 8, 2012 for the JGMA-designed El Centro Campus. Attendees included Illinois Governor Pat Quinn, Senator Iris Martinez, Alderman Rey Colon and NEIU President Sharon Hahs..

11 | 01 | 2012
INSTITUTO HEALTH SCIENCES CAREER ACADEMY PUBLISHED IN K-12 EDUCATIONAL ARCHITECTURE
JGMA - UNO Ground Breaking - Telemundo

JGMA-designed Instituto Health Sciences Career Academy was published in an international book entitled K-12 Educational Architecture.

10 | 30 | 2012
JGMA SELECTED FOR HARRIS BANK BUILDING TRANSFORMATION PROJECT IN HAMMOND, INDIANA
JGMA - UNO Ground Breaking - Telemundo

JGMA has begun work on a building transformation project for Three Corners Development in Hammond, Indiana. The project re-purposes the former Harris Bank Building and has been designed to re-invigorate downtown Hammond, Indiana.

10 | 26 | 2012
AIA CHICAGO PRESENTS JGMA WITH MERIT AWARD FOR THE INSTITUTO HEALTH SCIENCES CAREER ACADEMY
JGMA - UNO Ground Breaking - Telemundo

JGMA recieved a Design Excellence Merit Award for Interior Architecture of the Instituto Health Sciences Career Academy. JGMA accepted with the Instituto del Progreso Latino the AIA Chicago DesignNight Awards.

Click Here for the official award announcement...

10 | 25 | 2012
JUAN MORENO PRESENTS NEIU EL CENTRO AT THE ILLINOIS HISPANIC CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
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JGMA president Juan Moreno presented the design of the new Northeastern Illinois University El Centro Campus to the Illinois Hispanic Chamber of Commerce at their October Membership Meeting.

10 | 15 | 2012
JGMA OFFICE AND NEW PROJECTS FEATURED ON ABC7 NEWS
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ABC7 News joined JGMA president Juan Moreno on a tour of two JGMA-designed schools and also paid a visit to the JGMA office to discuss upcoming projects.

Click Here to see the full online video coverage...

10 | 07 | 2012
UNO SOCCER ACADEMY PUBLISHED IN SCHOOL ARCHITECTURE: DESIGN FOR ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOLS
JGMA - UNO Ground Breaking - Telemundo

JGMA-designed UNO Soccer Academy was published in an international book entitled School Architecture: Design for Elementary and Secondary Schools.

09 | 24 | 2012
JGMA SELECTED TO DESIGN SAN JOSE OBRERO MISSION CAMPUS UNIFICATION PROJECT
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The San Jose Obrero Mission is embarking on a campus unification project to include training, education and housing facilities and has selected JGMA to design the project.
07 | 11 | 2012
IHSCA AWARDED BEST EDUCATION RETROFIT FROM METALMAG
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Metalmag awarded JGMA best Education Retrofit for work on the Instituto Health Sciences Career Academy High School.

Click Here to read online...

07 | 05 | 2012
UNO SOCCER ACADEMY AND JGMA FEATURED IN GREEN BUILDING AND DESIGN MAGAZINE ONLINE

Green Building and Design Magazine featured JGMA-designed UNO Soccer Academy in "The Story of Chicago's Soccer Academy."

Click Here to read the article...

06 | 26 | 2012
JUAN MORENO GIVES LECTURE AT COLUMBIA COLLEGE IN CHICAGO

Columbia College invited JGMA's president, Juan Moreno, to discuss the new Instituto Health Sciences Career Academy and the UNO Soccer Academy.

See the presentation Here...

06 | 06 | 2012
JGMA SELECTED TO DESIGN EL VALOR'S NEW INCLUSION CENTER
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JGMA has been selected by El Valor to design its new inclusion center in Chicago. The facility will be open to the community and focus on enriching and empowering people with disabilities. The project will also seek LEED Platinum status.

05 | 17 | 2012
GROUND-BREAKING FOR JGMA-DESIGNED CENTER FOR CHANGING LIVES
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The Center for Changing Lives breaks ground on its new Logan Square location. JGMA worked closely with the center to program and design the interior of this new facility, which will serve to support and empower community residents who seek stable housing.

05 | 11 | 2012
JGMA SELECTED TO DESIGN CHICAGO HUMAN RHYTHM PROJECT;S NEW HEADQUARTERS
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JGMA will begin to design and restore spaces for the Chicago Human Rhythm Project, located in the historic Fine Arts Building on Michigan Avenue.

05 | 17 | 2012
GRAPHIC DESIGN BY JGMA TO BE FEATURED IN 2012 MILWAUKEE AVENUE ARTS FESTIVAL
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The Milwaukee Avenue Arts Festival, presented by I am Logan Square, selects JGMA to design graphics, branding and identity. JGMA will also attend the festival to showcase new and existing projects.

05 | 08 | 2012
JGMA WELCOMES KEVIN MEYER TO TEAM
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JGMA is proud to announce that Kevin Meyer will join the team at JGMA as Project Designer. Kevin received his Master of Architecture from the University of Illinois-Chicago.

05 | 04 | 2012
JGMA SELECTED TO RESTORE AND RE-CONCEPTUALIZE LITTLE VILLAGE ARCH
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JGMA has been selected by the Little Village Chamber of Commerce to re-think and restore the historic Little Village Arch, an icon in the near southwest Chicago community.

04 | 13 | 2012
JGMA-DESIGNED INSTITUTO HEALTH SCIENCES CAREER ACADEMY WINS AIA ILLINOIS HONOR AWARD

Instituto Health Sciences Career Academy wins Frank Lloyd Wright Design Award - Citation of Merit. The JGMA office attended the event in Springfield, Illinois to claim the award.

See the results Here...

04 | 13 | 2012
JGMA-DESIGNED UNO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL/SOCCER ACADEMY WINS AIA ILLINOIS HONOR AWARD

UNO Elementary School/Soccer Academy wins Frank Lloyd Wright Design Award - Special Recognition. The JGMA office attended the event in Springfield, Illinois to claim the award.

See the results Here...

03 | 13 | 2012
JGMA DESIGNED UNO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL/SOCCER ACADEMY SELECTED AS PROJECT OF THE YEAR BY HACIA
JGMA, Chicago Architect, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Photography Department, Architecture, Interiors, Inspire, Learn, Inside, Create

Hispanic American Construction Industry Association selected the UNO Elementary School/Soccer Academy as project of the year.

 

03 | 10 | 2012
JGMA PRESIDENT JUAN MORENO NOMINATED FOR HACIA MEMBER OF THE YEAR AWARD
JGMA, Chicago Architect, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Photography Department, Architecture, Interiors, Inspire, Learn, Inside, Create HACIA Member of the year award nomination

Hispanic American Construction Industry Association has nominated Juan Gabriel Moreno, President of JGMA for their annual member of the year award. HACIA interviewed Moreno at the JGMA office.

Click here to see the video...

 

03 | 05 | 2012
JGMA SELECTED TO REJUVENATE THE SCHOOL OF THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO PHOTOGRAPHY DEPARTMENT INTERIORS
JGMA, Chicago Architect, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Photography Department, Architecture, Interiors, Inspire, Learn, Inside, Create

The School of the Art Institute of Chicago has selected JGMA as Architect to renovate the interior spaces of the Photography Department.

 

03 | 01 | 2012
JGMA, Chicago, Architecture, UNO Elementary School and Soccer Academy, Instituto Health Sciences Career Academy, Education, Learn, Community, Inspire

Design Bureau interviews JGMA president, Juan Moreno, on the designs of the UNO Elementary School/Soccer Academy and the Instituto Health Sciences Career Academy High School.

 

02 | 27 | 2012
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Instituto Health Sciences Career Academy High School is covered in the March/April issue of Chicago Architect Magazine.

IHSCA Project Page

 

02 | 27 | 2012
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UNO Elementary School/Soccer Academy is covered in the March/April issue of Chicago Architect Magazine.

UNO Elementary School Project Page

 

02 | 20 | 2012
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JGMA designed UNO Elementary School/Soccer Academy featured on World-Architects.com, and was named "project of the week" on American-Architects.com.

02 | 15 | 2012
JGMA DESIGN TEAM AWARDED NEW NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY-EL CENTRO CAMPUS
JGMA, Architecture, Westfield Old Orchard Mall, Glass Cube, Exhibition Space, Retail, Commercial

A design team led by JGMA will be designing a new El Centro campus for Northeastern Illinois University.

 

02 | 13 | 2012
JGMA SELECTED TO BE A PART OF THE DESIGN TEAM FOR THE WESTFIELD OLD ORCHARD GLASS CUBE.
JGMA, Architecture, Westfield Old Orchard Mall, Glass Cube, Exhibition Space, Retail, Commercial

JGMA is part of design team for the "Glass Cube" at the Westfield Old Orchard Mall in Skokie, Illinois. The team includes Westfield, Thornton Tomasetti, MESA, KGM, Cross Engineering and Syska Hennessy.

 

02 | 01 | 2012
JUAN MORENO LECTURES AT THE CHICAGO ARCHITECTURE FOUNDATION ON UNO AND IHSCA
JGMA, Chicago Architecture Foundation Lecture, Juan Moreno, UNO Elementary School, Instituto Health Scicences Career Academy

President of JGMA, Juan Moreno, spoke at the Chicago Architecture Foundation presenting the UNO Elementary School/Soccer Academy and the Instituto Health Sciences Career Academy through the lenses of Framework, Form, Function, & Fruition.

 

01 | 16 | 2012
JGMA SELECTED AS LEAD ARCHITECT FOR BROWN ELECTRIC HEADQUARTERS
JGMA, Architecture, Brown Electric Headquarters, Industrial, Renovation

Brown Electric selects JGMA to reinvigorate its headquarter campus in Quincy, Illinois.

 

12 | 09 | 2011
JGMA SELECTED AS ARCHITECT FOR THE BRIDGEVIEW PACE TRANSIT CENTER
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JGMA selected to envision the new PACE Transit Center at Toyota Park in Bridgeview Illinois.

 

12 | 08 | 2011
JGMA DESIGNED UNO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL/SOCCER ACADEMY COVERED IN THE CHICAGO TRIBUNE BY BLAIR KAMIN
JGMA, UNO Elementary School and Soccer Academy, Education, Learn, Community, WBEZ, Chicago Sun Times JGMA, Architecture, UNO Elementary School and Soccer Academy, Chicago Weekly Cover Story, Education, Learn, Community, Inspire
11 | 30 | 2011
JGMA, Architecture, UNO Elementary School and Soccer Academy, Chicago Architecture Foundation Patron of the Year Winner, Education, Learn, Community, Inspire

JGMA designed, UNO New Elementary School wins the Chicago Architecture Foundation's "Patron of the Year" award.

09 | 25 | 2011
JGMA, Architecture, UNO Elementary School and Soccer Academy, Chicago Weekly Cover Story, Education, Learn, Community, Inspire

Chicago Weekly covers JGMA's design for the UNO New Elementary School with the article "Play the Advantage" 

09 | 22 | 2011
JGMA CELEBRATES INSTITUTO HEALTH SCIENCES CAREER ACADEMY GRAND OPENING
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The inspiring Instituto Health Sciences Career Academy opens with speeches from Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Alderman Danny Solis, and JGMA President Juan Moreno

Mayors Press Release

09 | 19 | 2011
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WBEZ article “New school is a numero UNO of great design” covers JGMA's design for the UNO New Elementary School.

 

09 | 16 | 2011
UNO NEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL FEATURED IN THE CHICAGO SUN TIMES AND WBEZ
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09 | 15 | 2011
JGMA CELEBRATES NEW UNO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL GRAND OPENING
JGMA, Architecture, UNO Elementary School and Soccer Academy, Grand Opening, Education, Learn, Community, Inspire

The inspiring New UNO Elementary School opens with speeches from Governor Pat Quinn, Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Alderman Ed Burke, Senator Martin Sandoval  and JGMA President Juan Moreno. Check out more at Facebook and Youtube

09 | 14 | 2011
JGMA PRESIDENT JUAN MORENO PRESENTS UNO NEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL AT HACIA EVENT
JGMA, Juan Moreno presents UNO Elementary School at Hacia Event

 

08 | 11 | 2011
JGMA HIRED BY APL AS DESIGNER FOR SHANGHAI OPERATIONS
JGMA, Architecture, Industrial, Shanghai China

APL selects JGMA as Lead Architect for Shanghai Operations.

08 | 02 | 2011
JGMA DESIGNS NEW BUFFALO HOTEL AND CONFERENCING CENTER IN NEW BUFFALO, MICHIGAN
JGMA, Architecture, New Buffalo Hotel and Conferencing Center, Hospitality, Commercial, Play

JGMA delivered the Conceptual Design for the New Buffalo Hotel and Conferencing Center.  The gleaming tower of thirteen floors will consist of 250 hotel rooms, 30 hotel suites, restaurant and bars, swimming pools, fitness center and conferencing center.

07 | 01 | 2011
TEAM LEAD BY JGMA SELECTED TO DESIGN CHENNAI RESIDENTIAL OASIS IN CHENNAI, INDIA
JGMA, Architecture, Chennai India Residential Oasis, Residental, Live

JGMA to provide architectural and design services for gated residential community in Chennai, India. 

06 | 02 | 2011
JGMA AWARDED CERMAK CREATIVE INDUSTRY DISTRICT
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JGMA is part of the winning team selected to perform the first phase of planning for the future Cermak Creative Industry District. Also on the team are FitzGerald Associates, Hitchcock Design Group, Vinci Hamp Architects, Primera, Industrial Council of Nearwest Chicago, Fulton Street Collective, Goodman Williams Group, Camins Tomasz Kritt and Artspace.

 

JUNE | 2011
JGMA PRESENTS DESIGN OF EXPLORATION INSTITUTO TO ECUADORIAN DELEGATION VISITING IN CHICAGO
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The JGMA office was proud to host an Ecuadorian delegation visiting in Chicago and present to them the design of Exploration Instituto.

05 | 27 | 2011
TOPPING-OFF CEREMONY HELD AT NEW UNO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
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As construction continues, the time-honored tradition of placing the highest piece of steel was observed at JGMA's new UNO Elementary School.

SEE THE LATEST CONSTRUCTION PHOTOS HERE

 

05 | 16 | 2011
JASON NUTTELMAN JOINS JGMA TEAM AS VICE-PRESIDENT
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JGMA is proud to announce that Jason Nuttelman has joined the team at JGMA as Vice-President. Jason brings his international project experience, most recently in the Middle East, and his understanding of complex projects of varying scales.

 

05 | 15 | 2011
JGMA DESIGNS GRAPHICS FOR UP-COMING MILWAUKEE AVENUE ARTS FESTIVAL
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The Milwaukee Avenue Arts Festival, presented by I am Logan Square, selects JGMA to design graphics, branding and identity.

VISIT THEIR WEBSITE.

05 | 07 | 2011
JGMA UNVEILS CONCEPT DESIGN FOR TABULA RASA TRANSITIONAL LIVING CENTER
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At an annual fundraiser for Tabula Rasa, JGMA unveiled the concept design for the future Tabula Rasa Transitional Living Center

APRIL | 2011
JUAN MORENO SELECTED FOR AIA DIVERSITY & INCLUSION SUB-COMMITTEE
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JGMA president Juan Moreno selected to serve on American Institute of Architects Diversity and Inclusion sub-committee.

 

APRIL | 2011
JGMA SELECTED FOR CONCEPT DEVELOPMENT FOR ST. AUGUSTINE CAMPUS
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St. Augustine selects JGMA to develop concept for future college campus & community center.

 

MARCH | 2011
JGMA SELECTED AS ARCHITECT FOR HUMBOLDT PARK SOCIAL SERVICES RELOCATION
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Humboldt Park Social Services selects JGMA as architect and for their new Center for Changing Lives to open on Milwaukee Avenue in Chicago.

VISIT THEIR WEBSITE.

03 | 07 | 2011
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Archdaily features JGMA's design for Instituto's Health Sciences Career Academy.

 

 

02 | 18 | 2011
INSTITUTO HEALTH SCIENCES CAREER ACADEMY GROUND-BREAKING CEREMONY
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FEBRUARY | 2011
UNO GROUND BREAKING COVERED BY TELEMUNDO, NBC CHANNEL 5, CLTV AND UNIVISION
JGMA - UNO Ground Breaking - Telemundo JGMA - UNO New Elementary School - Telemundo

Check out some of the news coverage on the ground breaking for UNO's New Elementary School.

 

01 | 27 | 2011
JGMA SELECTED AS DESIGN ARCHITECT FOR THE MIDDLE EAST CONFLICTS WAR MEMORIAL
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The Middle East Conflicts War Memorial committee has selected JGMA as Design Architect to expand their memorial in Marseilles, Illinois which commemorates fallen solders from the conflicts in the Middle East.

 

01 | 12 | 2011
JGMA HIGHLIGHTED IN CHICAGO ARCHITECT MAGAZINE
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The AIA Chicago's "Chicago Architect Magazine" publishes JGMA's design concept for UNO's New Elementary School and announces launch of JGMA.

 

01 | 07 | 2011
JGMA DEVELOPING ZERO ENERGY HOME
JGMA - Weiss Residence

The Weiss Family has selected JGMA to develop a zero-energy concept for their new residence at Serosun Farms.

 

12 | 27 | 2010
JGMA SELECTED AS SUSTAINABLE CONSULTANT AND INTERIOR DESIGNER FOR IHSCA
JGMA - Instituto Health Sciences Career Academy Interiors JGMA - Instituto Health Sciences Career Academy Interiors

Instituto Health Science Career Academy selects JGMA as sustainable consultant and interior designer for their new high school.

INSTITUTO DEL PROGRESO LATINO'S WEBSITE.

12 | 20 | 2010
JGMA SELECTED AS MASTER ARCHITECT FOR SEROSUN FARMS
JGMA - Serosun Farms Master Plan

Serosun Farms has selected JGMA as Master Architect for Sustainable Development in Hampshire, Illinois.

CLICK HERE TO VISIT SEROSUN FARMS' WEBSITE.

12 | 15 | 2010
JGMA - Resort 1080, WNDU Channel 16 News JGMA - Resort 1080
12 | 12 | 2010
JGMA - UNO New Elementary School on Archdaily JGMA - UNO New Elementary School
12 | 01 | 2010
JGMA MODERATES PANEL AT SYMPOSIUM ON URBAN MOBILITY
JGMA - Moderates Panel at Symposium, French Embassy

The French Embassy trade office selects JGMA president, Juan Moreno to moderate a panel on urban mobility. Panelists include French and American design industry leaders and closing remarks given by Chicago mayor Richard M. Daley.

11 | 24 | 2010
JGMA - UNO New Elementary School JGMA - UNO New Elementary School
11 | 24 | 2010
JGMA - UNO New Elementary School JGMA - UNO New Elementary School
11 | 22 | 2010
JGMA CELEBRATES GROUND BREAKING WITH UNO
JGMA - UNO New Elementary School Ground Breaking

The United Neighborhood Organization (UNO) selects JGMA to participate in ground breaking ceremony that includes business and political leaders in Chicago.

Click here for UNO's promotional video

11 | 16 | 2010
JGMA WORKS ON DISPLAY AT UNO 25th ANNIVERSARY AWARDS BANQUET
latin-rhythms

The United Neighborhood Organization (UNO) highlights work of JGMA and Juan Moreno during short film.

11 | 10 | 2010
JGMA PRESENTS DESIGNS FOR UNO AND IHSCA AT HACIA
latin-rhythms

The Hispanic American Construction Industry Association (HACIA) selected JGMA president, Juan Moreno, to present designs for UNO and IHSCA.

11 | 07 | 2010
JGMA - Resort 1080 JGMA - Resort 1080
NOVEMBER | 2010
JGMA SELECTED AS ARCHITECT FOR TABULA RASA TRANSITIONAL LIVING FACILITY
JGMA - Tabula Rasa

Tabula Rasa has selected JGMA as architect for their new transitional living facility in Chicago.

Tabula Rasa's Website

10 | 20 | 2010
JGMA - Instituto Health Sciences Career Academy JGMA - Instituto Health Sciences Career Academy

JGMA design for new high school highlighted in Chicago Sun Times article.

10 | 13 | 2010
WORKS ON DISPLAY AT CMAP "2040" GALA
JGMA - Work on Display at Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning 2040 Gala

The Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning selected JGMA to display their designs for UNO and IHSCA as a part of their 2040 Invent the Future gala at the Harris Theater.

CMAP's Website

OCTOBER | 2010
JGMA SELECTED AS ARCHITECT FOR LATIN RHYTHMS DANCE STUDIO
JGMA - Latin Rhythms

Latin Rhythms has selected JGMA to design their new dance studio in Chicago.

OCTOBER | 2010
JGMA SELECTED AS ARCHITECT FOR VERVELIFE OFFICES
JGMA - Vervelife Office Interiors JGMA - Vervelife Office Interiors

Vervelife has selected JGMA as architect for their new office headquarters in Chicago.

OCTOBER | 2010
JGMA SELECTED AS MASTER PLANNER FOR PEORIA RIVERFRONT DEVELOPMENT
JGMA - Peoria Riverfront Development JGMA - Peoria Riverfront Development

BCMI has selected JGMA to develop a master plan for the Peoria Riverfront.

09 | 24 | 2010
JGMA MEETS WITH ECUADORIAN YOUTH AMBASSADORS
JGMA meets with Ecuadorian Youth Ambassadors

JGMA selected to present their design for the Exploration Institute to the Ecuadorian youth ambassadors during their visit to Chicago.

09 | 18 | 2010
JGMA ON THE RUN FOR TABULA RASA
JGMA Runs Tablula Rasa 5K Fun Run

JGMA participated in Tabula Rasa's 5K Fun Run. The event helped raise money for Tabula Rasa's efforts to help out at-risk youth.

Tabula Rasa's Website

09 | 08 | 2010
JGMA - UNO New Elementary School UNO Selects JGMA as architect for uno new elementary

The United Neighborhood Organization [UNO] has select JGMA as the design architect for their new elementary school which is to open in the fall of 2011.

SEPTEMBER | 2010
JGMA SELECTED AS DESIGN ARCHITECT FOR IHSCA HIGH SCHOOL
JGMA - Instituto Health and Science Career Academy JGMA - Instituto Health and Science Career Academy

The Instituto Health Sciences Career Academy has selected JGMA as design architect for their new high school scheduled to open fall 2011.

Instituto Del Progreso Latino's Website

AUGUST | 2010
JGMA - Exploration Institute JGMA - Exploration Institute

Causes for Change has selected JGMA as architect for their Exploration Institute in Guayaquil, Ecuador.

AUGUST | 2010
JGMA SELECTED AS ARCHITECT FOR RESORT 1080
JGMA - Resort 1080 JGMA - Resort 1080

The Resort 1080 (ten-eighty) has selected JGMA as the architect for their new extreme sports park & hotel.