Mill Church

The final result is a striking building that speaks to both its function and its setting. Corrugated metal, rough timbers, concrete floors, and exposed structure harken to the farming communities of rural Wisconsin. A custom scrim of salvaged wood identifies the building as a church without being imposing, and memories of the past come to […]

Siebkens Resort

The complex is listed in the National Register of Historic Places for its significance under Criteria A for its association with the history of the entertainment resort economy of Elkhart Lake during the twentieth century. The history, integrity, and perseverance of Siebken’s Resort from 1916, when Herman Siebken purchased the property, to 1969, when the […]

Marquette University: St. Joan of Arc Chapel

Following the Historic Structure Report, TKWA led the design team for the restoration of the chapel and site.  This unique restoration project also required special care to introduce discrete lighting improvements as well as an entirely new mechanical system, all while preserving the character that has developed over time.  Accessibility improvements were sensitively integrated into […]

Cedar Reserve

KEY FEATURES Local wood species including Oak, Douglas Fir and Aspen were used on floors, walls and ceilings, as well as reclaimed wood for stair treads and beams.  Use of drywall was minimized throughout the home, opting instead for natural materials.  Other finish materials include radiant-heated stained concrete floors, exposed steel structure and architectural elements, […]

Woodland Lodge

KEY FEATURES This highly insulated, energy efficient building was designed with Passivhaus standards Building materials were recycled from an existing structure on site that was taken down The owners invite others to join and learn about the ongoing land and forest restoration on the surrounding site 1500sf 3 bedrooms 2 bathrooms  

Neroli Salon + Spa Northshore

Material textural variation imparts richness without demanding your attention. A brighter palette of light wood tones, greys, and taupes create an elegant yet minimal aesthetic and a fresh ambiance that enhances the abundance of natural daylight in the salon, retail, and spa areas. The spacious day-lit salon and nail suite are the busiest spaces while […]