Mekus Tanager has been featured in the following publications!


American Cemetery & Cremation (Cover Story): April 2019
A Lasting Legacy on the Prairie by Patti Martin Bartsche


ICCFA Magazine: June 2018
Retrofitting Niches, Designing with Flexibility in Mind by Susan Loving


Catholic Cemetery Magazine: September 2016
Master Planning: The Basics, Value Added, & What to Expect by Christopher Mekus, AIA & Patrick Mekus


ICCFA Magazine (Cover Story): June 2016
Mount of Olives offers something for everyone, including the neighbors by Susan Loving, contributions by Christopher Mekus, AIA and Patrick Mekus


American Funeral Director: November 2014
Design With A New Focus by Patti Martin Bartsche


CBP (Commercial Building Products) Magazine: November 2014 (Cover Story contribution)
The Open-Office Blues by Kenneth W. Betz, Senior Editor


American Cemetery & Cremation: November 2014 (Cover Story)
Creating Assets Out of Undesirable Areas by Chris Mekus, AIA & Patrick Mekus


American Cemetery: February 2014
Planning and Design Roundtable


American Cemetery: September 2012
Holy Sepulchre Cemetery - At-Need Solutions: Integrating Cremation with Burials


Corporate Interios Volume 8, 2007
Motorola mobilezone.Chicago and Motorola SH-1


Presbyterians Today: July/August 2003
Winnetka Presbyterian Church


College Planning & Management: June 2003
University of Illinois at Chicago Polk Street Residence Hall


New Spaces (HGTV Television Broadcast): April 19, 2003
Henderson Residence


Arlington Heights Post: April 10, 2003
Mision San Juan Diego


Contract: September 2001
Form + Function Office Furniture Selection


Chicago Sun-Times: August 8, 2001
AT&T Broadband


Health Facilities Management: September 2000
Loyola University Medical Center


Winnetka Talk: August 10, 2000
Winnetka Community House


Athletic Business: June 2000
University of Illinois at Chicago Flames Athletic Center


American School & University: November 1999
University of Illinois at Chicago Flames Athletic Center


Color, Environment, & Human Response, Frank Mahnke: March 1996
University of Illinois at Chicago Edelstone Lounge


Client centric design solutions that work!

Mekus Tanager is a planning and design firm. Since 1984, Mekus Tanager has been helping our clients turn their buildings and spaces into well-designed strategic assets that maximize aesthetic beauty, function and purpose, and return on investment. We are committed to listening to and working with our clients as a true partner throughout the design process.


Illinois Office:
4505 Lawndale Ave
Lyons, IL 60534

Kentucky Office and
Invoice Payments:
163 Clubhouse Drive
Georgetown, KY 40324

Michigan Office:
N1600 State Hwy M35
Menominee, MI 49858

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Phone: 312.661.0778