Educational Event

Architecture Tour of The Avenue and GRAEF


AIA Milwaukee

Join AIA Milwaukee members for a tour guided by Curt Hoffmann, AIA with GRAEF and Chris Socha, The Kubala Washatko Architects on the transformation of the former Grand Avenue Mall into The Avenue. This is a catalyst project in the resurging Westown neighborhood in Milwaukee's downtown.

Learning Objectives:

  • Recognize challenges of a fast-track project in an existing facility.
  • Discover challenges of renovating a facility that is made up of multiple buildings of different ages and construction types.
  • Identify the benefits of revitalizing a downtown neighborhood.
  • Explore the lessons learned in renovating a mall with multiple tenants.


Registration is required.


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