Lawton Stanley Architects | Patsy McEnroe Photography

Hailed by the Chicago Eater as, “undeniably the biggest bar opening in Chicago” since the COVID-19 pandemic began, After was conceived as a sister lounge to the Michelin-star restaurant, Ever. After is more than your average cocktail bar. It’s intended to be an experience – a place where “guests can finally exhale” in a room that’s “as breathtaking as twilight.”

Collaborating on After allowed our team the opportunity to leverage our background in creating inviting office environments to develop an engaging experience for cocktail and food enthusiasts alike. Corporate Concepts worked with Lawton Stanley Architects and 41 North Contractors to create a plan that offered open spaces for large groups and intimate seating for close conversation. Overall, the furniture solutions needed to accommodate the lounge’s flowing design that curves around the focus of the room – After’s striking bar... continue reading here. 

Knoll, Saarinen Barstools and Executive Armchairs; Custom Booths in KnollTextiles; 3form Hush Clad