CHICAGO, IL – J.C. Anderson, Inc. is pleased to announce that the firm has been selected for a 10,000 square foot renovation to the photography lab and media room at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

Located on the second floor at 280 S. Columbus Drive, J.C. Anderson, Inc. will be making significant improvements to the school’s media center and classrooms, including the construction of a new, large photography lab. The project will also include new finishes, epoxy flooring and glass sidelights throughout. Founded as the Chicago Academy of Design in 1866, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago provides degrees at the undergraduate, post-baccalaureate, and graduate levels across a dynamic spectrum of study.

J.C. Anderson, Inc. expects to complete construction of the media center in mid-August prior to the school’s fall session. Tom Bean, president of construction services is the project executive for J.C. Anderson, Inc. and Joe Maguire is the project manager. Architectural services are being provided by Juan Gabriel Moreno Architects.

About J.C. Anderson, Inc.
J.C. Anderson, Inc. established in 1879 with offices in Chicago and Elmhurst, Illinois, is one of the area’s oldest and largest interior general contractors. The firm’s interior construction projects range from multi-million dollar contracts to building maintenance projects for building owners; developers; private and public corporations; property management firms; educational institutions; industrial and healthcare facilities. J.C. Anderson, Inc. maintains an average work force of 150 employees including a professional staff of degreed construction specialists and project managers, and a field team of union carpenters, tapers and laborers.