Peter Evanich

E. PETER EVANICH

Project Architect

While pursuing his degree, Peter worked as a teaching assistant, and completed summer internships at Skidmore, Owings and Merrill, Chicago, Illinois and Behles + Behles, Evanston, Illinois. Special coursework included a summer program in Kyoto, Japan, where he studied Japanese Landscape Architecture and participated in the redesign of a city center.

Since joining PH in 2013, Peter has been involved in such major Chicago projects as: Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront; the complex re-branding and renovation of the former Hotel 71, including a renovation of the exterior entrance, ground floor and lobby along with the creation of a new restaurant and tavern, the updating of hospitality areas and existing hotel rooms, a newly constructed Grand Ballroom, and a newly renovated Penthouse Ballroom with terrace, Christopher House Charter School; a modern, newly constructed 2-story building offering an Infant & Pre-School, Elementary School, After School and Parent Education Program, and Clybourn 1200, a new mixed-use, mixed-income complex in the River North community. Recent project involvement includes Wolf Point East, a 60-story residential tower in the highly visible setting where the north and south branches of the Chicago River converge.

Project involvement outside Illinois includes: The Collection; a new multi-phase, mixed-use development comprising high-rise, mid-rise and townhouse components in Honolulu, Hawaii, and 20 East Fulton; a mixed-use, mixed-income, residential mid-rise in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Peter is actively involved with the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) as a member of the Future Leaders Committee (FLC), where he serves as Communications Manager.

EDUCATION
University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon, Bachelor of Architecture, 2012

ACTIVE LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS
Licensed Architect, State of Illinois, 2017

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS
Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH), Future Leaders Committee, Communications Manager

SPECIAL ACTIVITIES
Habitat for Humanity (construction), Volunteer