Hyatt Regency Buffalo: Starbucks

Working with TwoOneTwo Design as well as Starbucks, HHL developed a creative free-standing kiosk-style design for a new Starbucks store within the glass atrium of Hyatt Regency Buffalo. The design was developed to enable appropriate exposure not only from Main Street just outside the glass window-wall, but also from a vantage point from the adjacent..

Greater Buffalo Savings Bank: Corporate Headquarters

HHL Architects transformed the former Pierce Arrow auto showroom into the corporate headquarters and a branch bank for the newly established Greater Buffalo Savings Bank. The project involved reconstituting the art deco styling of the showroom into the branch bank lobby and platform area. Salvaged bronze gates were incorporated into a marble teller line to..

Greater Buffalo Savings Bank: Branch Design

HHL Architects designed the prototypical bank branches for the newly established Greater Buffalo Savings Bank. The design of the new branch bank was inspired by the historic Pierce Arrow auto showroom which HHL Architects adaptively reused as the bank’s headquarters. The prototypical model plan was fitted to various sites and was test-fitted on maps to..

Beaver Island State Park Pro Shop

The golf Pro Shop building at Beaver Island Golf Course, within Beaver Island State Park was designed to replace the previous building that was leveled by fire in early May 2012. The new construction building is comprised of a dining room, golf pro shop and park offices with accessory use spaces. The building has multiple..

Arbor+Reverie @ Elmwood/Bidwell

Arbor+Reverie @ Elmwood/Bidwell

HHL is currently in the early design phase of a mixed use, multi-block development project for Ciminelli Real Estate Corporation in the City of Buffalo. The site is located on the west side of Elmwood Avenue at its intersection with Bidwell Parkway, and on parts of both sides of Potomac Avenue between Elmwood and Ashland..

Swinburne Building Apartments

HHL Architects designed the redevelopment of the Swinburne Building into a mixed-use, 70+ unit, market-rate and affordable apartment building located in Albany’s Beverwyck Neighborhood of the Central Avenue Business Improvement District. The five-story building will have a smaller four-story wing attached behind. The project is designed to comply with the City of Albany Unified Sustainable..

One HSBC Center Renovations

HHL Architects has provided a variety of architectural planning and design services for One HSBC Center, now known as One Seneca Tower, the largest and tallest (38 story) office building in Western New York. From office renovations to food service and retail spaces, HHL Architects has completed build-out renovations for a host of different tenants..

Westminster Presbyterian Church: Butzer Building Renovations

HHL Architects developed a space study for this historic church property inclusive of the Butzer Building, now used as an Early Childhood School. A new design for an upgraded playground area and revamped landscaping comprises Phase I of this mutli-phased improvement project. Developed in conjunction with DWG Planning & Design, the new landscape provides multiple..

J.R. Barrington Building @ 686 Main Street

Originally a furniture store and later a jewelry store, 686 Main Street was a vacant three-story structure in downtown Buffalo’s Historic Theater District. This project restored the white glazed terra-cotta exterior and recreated the missing commercial store front of the 1920’s. The ground floor is comprised of commercial retail space, offices are on the second..

Hyatt Regency Buffalo: Elevator Upgrades

HHL Architects was engaged by the Hyatt Regency Buffalo to upgrade and modernize three elevators and one additional elevator located in the attached four-story annex. Working with Schindler Elevator, HHL developed a design which incorporated innovative technologies to these 1970’s-era elevators, brightening the cab lighting and creating new interest for the patrons. The modern cab..