The Indy Experience

Every race car driver who has put on a helmet has dreamed of racing at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. It would be like playing baseball at Wrigley Field or performing in a concert at Carnegie Hall in New York.   For …

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The SCCA Runoffs at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

If you are a fan of auto racing, the last week of September will be a ground breaking event as the Sports Car Club of America will host the SCCA Runoffs at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.  The Runoffs are the National Championship for …

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Road to Architect

By: Gregg Stahr, Architect at Studio 21 Architects Junior high is supposed to be little more than that awkward transition from elementary school to high school, easily forgotten with time. I was 13 years old, sitting in my last class of the …

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Oak Park Renovation Includes 2nd-Floor Addition

We’re excited to showcase a recent renovation in Oak Park. This home in Oak Park is in a location that families love but wasn’t built to handle a larger family. We drew up some plans for renovating the house that …

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Downers Grove Kitchen Renovation

Recently, a team member of the Studio21 Architects completed a kitchen renovation for of his own home. The dated 1960’s kitchen was in need of a major renovation to make it more suitable to today’s lifestyle. Kitchens are increasingly becoming …

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What helps differentiate Studio21 Architects?

There’s an old black and white movie called “Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House,” I’ve mentioned it before. In it, a young couple starts out in a New York apartment with, among other issues, a bathroom in which they can …

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Studio 21 takes on Road America

The June Sprints weekend at Road America in Wisconsin would be the third race weekend in a row. Returning to the garage after Indy meant a scheduled gearbox change on Sunday night before catching a flight on Monday morning for …

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Some of our favorite outdoor spaces

It’s a beautiful summer day outside and makes us want to have Fire Pit Friday on a Tuesday. Here are some of our favorite outdoor spaces we’ve worked with.   Photo by Studio21 Architects – Browse exterior home ideas Photo …

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