Shure Inc. — Innovation Center
AIA Chicago Chapter Citation of Merit
Chicago Architecture Foundation Patron of the Year
Photography: Steve Hall | Hedrich Blessing
A world leader in sound reproduction equipment and high-performance microphones, Shure required a new center representing their personality and values for winning clients and recruiting top engineering talent.
The Innovation Center building addition united blue-ribbon teams with research and prototyping equipment and testing chambers, supporting increased communication and exchanging ideas with strategically located adaptive spaces.
The result is a high-performance flexible workplace with abundant natural light. Light is controlled with fixed louvers, providing employees with indirect and diffused natural light necessary for the highly technical work.