CR architecture + design is a company committed to creating extraordinary places that build enduring value for clients and the communities they serve. With offices in Cincinnati and Denver, CR has a national portfolio featuring commercial, office, municip
This custom eight-story, extended-stay hotel is located within an urban entertainment complex and connects to the riverwalk and street levels. The project includes 3,000-sf of meeting space, two boardrooms, a restaurant, pool, exercise room and 2,000-sf of street level retail.
The interior and exterior renovation of this new contemporary restaurant uses custom art glass partitions and perforated metal panels to create a dining “experience”. A new banquet area was designed, along with the addition of outdoor dining, bar and lounge areas. Considerable emphasis was placed on the restaurant’s new image and brand identity.
Designed as a “home away from home” for travelers staying five or more nights, this hotel design provides a residential atmosphere and spacious accommodations in one and two bedroom suites. CR has implemented the prototype design nationwide and completed numerous custom hotels, as well as, reinvention and renovation projects.
CR has worked with Marriott for over 20 years. In this time, CR has completed numerous custom hotels nationwide, developed prototype renovation concepts for Marriott’s 400+ properties, and established and implemented reinvention programs to refresh the Courtyard brand for more than 30 hotels.
This four-star hotel is a perfect centerpiece to a shopping, dining and entertainment complex. It blends classic touches with contemporary design through Carolina décor, grand staircases, vibrant colors, and soaring ceilings. Addressing the needs of business and leisure guests, the hotel has an upscale restaurant and lounge, executive board and meeting rooms, and a 6,000-sf ballroom.
CR is the corporate architect for First Watch Restaurants. Supporting their national expansion, CR implements the corporate design concept and adapts the prototypical design to meet the requirements of each specific site. The integrity of the design is maintained using CR’s streamlined, roll-out process.
CR has completed more than 60 projects for Lay-Z-Boy Corporate, individual dealers and regional developers to support the retailer's growth demands. CR's sophisticated rollout system has allowed our team to meet the project needs whether using the build-to-suit, design-build or design-bid-build delivery model.
CR converted a 1920s, 43,000-sf, concrete and brick warehouse building into a showroom for high-end furniture, lighting and home accessories. The design conveys a loft-style look with exposed/industrial high ceilings, providing Voltage the space and layout needed to showcase products. The first two floors serve as showrooms. Three additional floors offer storage and lease office space.
CR created a two-story, custom Kroger design featuring brick and cast stone facade, dimensional roof shingles, custom exterior signage, and shadow boxes at street level. The design blends with the existing architecture, fits into the tight, urban site, and conforms to city guidelines.
Since 2001, CR has completed more than 200 new construction, remodel, prototype and custom projects for Walgreens, regional developers and national real estate investment trusts by implementing our efficient roll-out system. The prototypes support Walgreens’ distinct identity, keep them up on retail trends, and ensure a customer-centric store.
CR is the Midwest Regional Architect for the Kroger Company. CR has been involved with more than 175 projects over the past 15 years, maintaining the design prototype and brand integrity. CR also developed and maintains the specifications for the national Kroger system.
This 18,000-sf office building serves the dual role of corporate headquarters and showroom for an international manufacturer of commodity and exotic wood veneers. The corporate offices, lobby, conferences rooms and dining facility feature the vast quantities of veneers available. The design also involved a 12,000-sf expansion of the existing warehouse facilities and full-service commercial kitchen.
CR provided the conceptual design and master plan for a new upscale, traditional 330,000-sf urban village located on 16 acres. Buildings will range from two to four stories, and include Class A office space, retail, restaurant and residential spaces. The mixed-use development includes 1,100 parking spaces and fronts a high-end, single-family neighborhood.
CR designed and master planned a 3,000,000-sf urban district in Solon, Ohio, that includes apartments and townhomes, office and retail space, dining, a full-service hotel, parking structures and 10 acres of recreation space. This development is designed to encourage pedestrian activity, connect the Solon City Hall and other municipal buildings, and provide central gathering areas.
A highly anticipated project, The Banks will be a vibrant mixed-use development that will serve as the gateway between the city and the riverfront, blend Cincinnati’s architectural styles, ignite revitalization and strengthen the city’s identity. The first phase features market rate apartments, street-level retail, and parking. Partner: Moody•Nolan.
Newport Hope Vl is a $72 million urban revitalization effort of a historic, 19th Century river community involving nine scattered sites and 327 units. The affordable housing development boasts and assortment of housing types, including single-family detached homes, row houses and flats, both for sale and rent.