Inspired by Willis Tower : The Future of Work and Play

The 110-story building is one of the tallest buildings in the world and the second tallest building in North America, making it impossible to miss when appreciating the city’s skyline. Formerly called the Sears Tower, Willis Tower was designed by architectural firm Skidmore, Owings and Merrill. (Source: Willis Tower)

Rendering by Gensler

Gensler is the architectural partner of record for the Willis Tower redevelopment. The concept of Green Roofs involve growing plants on rooftops, thus replacing the vegetated footprint that was erased, while providing numerous environmental, economic and social benefits.

  •  conserve energy & provide extra insulation
  • increase longevity of roofing membranes
  • mitigation of stormwater runoff
  • reduce noise and air pollution
  • increase urban biodiversity
  • provide space for agriculture
  • improve return on investment

A vertical framework is the inspiration for this pairing. Nouri‘s organic texture is accented by metallic bands to unleash an unparalleled beauty by Colour & Design |CD2-NOU-18| LeVel Digital’s Blueprint design was created in our studio from actual antique architectural blueprints. Blueprint is available in 4 standard colorways- or we can customize one for you! |L60402| Request A Quote |

EQImpact is an initiative launch by EQ Office to build economic health in communities by regretting urban spaces, preserving local culture and driving humanity into our workplaces. In the Heart of this Infinite Particle of Galactic Dust by Jacob Hashimoto, this cloud-like work consists of 7,000 individual disks suspended from the ceiling with varying lengths of string.

Disks and cubes of various shaded wood with golden crush accents puzzle together rotating and stacking. The black accents create an anchoring effect to the design, Scope Wood Crush by Patty Madden Digital | Order Samples | Request A Quote |

Romanticizing brick walls, whether timeworn and rusticated, or custom brick mural combining maps, flowers, custom graphics or images. Shown above Timeworn Brick (L92102)  and Painted Brick (L80601) by LeVel Digital | Request A Quote |

LeVel Digital patterns can be custom-specified on Sibilance High Performance Acoustic Felt, made from 100% post industrial recycled polyester with Fosshield® Antimicrobial Technology. We are committed to creating products that contribute to a clean healthy and safe environment.  Learn More

Willis Tower is home to more than 100 businesses with a rentable area of 3.8 million square feet. Some of the finest materials like travertine, stainless steel, granite and other decorative features are used throughout the buildings common areas to highlight the property’s prestige.

Timeless & classic wallcovering shown in color Aruba is Caleb (CD2-CAL-36) by Colour & Design. Featured painting is Time Travel Series by BOJITT “Passion, Color, and detail define me as an artist and designer. I am inspired by moments, people, music and culture.”

Atmospheric wave wall, by globally acclaimed artist Olafur Eliasson, creates a dynamic experience that is activated by the motion of people walking, driving, or biking past; by the motion of the earth in relation to the sun as light moves across it; and by changes in the season and weather. Learn more

Willis Tower has the region’s most breathtaking views of Chicago and Lake Michigan. Skydeck opened in 1974 and with the renovation of Skydeck came The Ledge, a series of windows that extend from the building offering views straight down over the city of Chicago. Visit The Skydeck

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