July 2018

Vinci Hamp Architect’s renovation of the Illinois Governor’s Mansion is complete and the mansion has re-opened its doors for tours to the public. Check out this link for a preview of our work.

June 2018

Philip Hamp chaired the “Honorary Fellows Forum” at the American Institute of Architecture’s Conference on Architecture held in New York City. Honorary Fellows Sathirut Tandanand of Bangkok and Taro Ashihara of Tokyo discussed their careers and respective roles in developing the profession in their countries and throughout Southeast Asia.

June 2018

The Illinois Governor’s Mansion renovation by Vinci Hamp Architects is nearly complete. Follow this link to an informative and positive review by Chicago Tribune’s architecture critic, Blair Kamin.

May 2018

VHA’s design for the Dayton Street Residence Stair received a Citation of Merit at the AIA’s Small Project Awards. Click here to see our submission!

April 2018

VHA is the historic preservation consultant for Golub & Co. and CIM Group on the Tribune Tower redevelopment, click here for more information.

March 2018

John Vinci, our founding principal, has been featured as one of Newcity’s Design 50: Who Shapes Chicago for 2018.

October 2017

John Vinci: Life and Landmarks, a survey of senior founding partner John Vinci’s more than five decades long career, has been published by Northwestern University Press. Click here to read the reviews.


October 2017

VHA’s design for Wiener Werkstatte 1903-1932: The Luxury of Beauty has opened at the Neue Galerie in New York City. This exhibition will run until January 29, 2017. Click here to read more about it.

October 2017

VHA is participating in the Chicago Architecture Foundation’s “Between States” exhibition. Curated by UrbanLab, this exhibition has the potential to bring real, positive change to our city. Starting September 20th, see 50 design ideas for building a better Chicago; including our submission Revised Retail (Prototype).