"We have first-hand experience of their work in classrooms, clinics, commercial kitchens, office buildings and recreation centers. Each of the projects was finished with rave reviews!" -Orchard Village, Skokie, IL

 Concept to Completion​ TM

Over 30 Years of Experience     

"The Architect"

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Atul Karkhanis, AIA, LEED AP is the President and Principal Designer of Atul Karkhanis Architects, Ltd. (AKA). The firm was established as a corporation in 1990 and since then has completed many prestigious Educational, Commercial, Healthcare and Residential projects in the Chicagoland area as well as throughout the United States. AKA is founded on the idea of Concept to Completion (TM): a promise to provide excellent service and overcome any obstacles in order to achieve successful project completion. We fully coordinate projects with local and national building authorities and permit expeditors to move them through the system as quickly as possible.

2nd Quarter 2024

A new issue of "The Architect" released in September. Read it.

July 2024

University of Chicago Culver 4th FL is complete! Click here to view photos!



July 2024

Happy 4th of July!


  • Feasibility Studies and "Test Fit" Analysis
  • Design planning
  • Furniture & Finishes planning
  • Bidding & Negotiation Assistance
  • Permit Authority and Code Coordination
  • Construction Administration
  • LEED and Energy Code Certifications


Our projects are located in various states all around the nation, such as:

- Arizona             - Colorado              - Indiana         - Illinois        - Georgia (ID License)       

- Minnesota         - Wisconsin             - Utah             - Virginia      - Texas (20244)

Every project has different needs and requirements.  AKA has you covered from Concept to Completion with assistance and planning in all phases of your project


 "The Architect" outlines many of the issues facing the construction industry today as well as AKA's latest work.  A must read for Clients as well as Contractors to keep abreast of the latest trends and needs of the design team.