Kansas City, MO, January 31, 2019:
TK Architects is pleased to announce expansion of our ownership team and the promotion of Steven Petracek to Principal.
Steven brings more than 25 years of experience in industrial, medical, manufacturing and commercial construction projects. Steven is a licensed professional engineer and licensed structural engineer in more than 30 states. He oversees TK’s Structural Department for design, planning and construction of new buildings and existing properties while maintaining creative direction for the firm.
We are happy for Steven to accept this important role in the TK executive group. We look forward to the future with Steven as he manages and nurtures our success in providing design, architectural and engineering services within the cinema, entertainment and food & beverage industries. (more…)
On behalf of the entire TK Team we would like to thank all our clients, partners and supporters for another wonderful year! We wish you and your loved ones a very happy holiday season and an amazing and successful year ahead! We love what we do and are looking forward to sharing our knowledge and almost 40 years of experience with you. We look forward to working with all of you again in the upcoming year!
2018 was truly wonderful for TK! Here is our year at a glance… (more…)
An article by Sr. Principal, Mike Cummings, was featured in October issue of FilmJournal magazine, titled “Destination Entertainment: Preserving the social experience in a streaming world”.
In the article, Mike Cummings discussed the view of the cinema going as a socially infused entertainment experience. He talked about the benefits of movie-going in this modern world of media streaming as a fun and pleasant way to get away, socialize and enjoy the surrounding atmosphere. See how well thought-out design and latest technology tie into the successful process.
For more details, please follow the link to FilmJournal web version of the article or view the article in print in October issue of Film Journal: http://www.filmjournal.com/features/destination-entertainment-preserving-social-experience-streaming-world
By Mike Cummings, TK Architects International September 17, 2018
Many times, when I meet someone or talk with friends and am describing my work—primarily designing movie theatres—people will ask me: Aren’t movie theatres going away? I inevitably start with talking about people dining out even though they have a kitchen in their home, and the fact that collective storytelling is part of our human experience dating back to cavemen gathering around a fire. Usually this stream of conversation stops, but there is a whole lot more to the story…
Every year Building Design and Construction – Giants 300 Report publishes the annual findings of top architectural and engineering firms in the nation. This year TK Architects is featured in the Building Design and Construction Giants 300 List of 2018 as one of the top rated Architectural and Engineering Firms in the nation. It placed as #105 with its 7,291,334 in 2017 revenues. (more…)