Blog 2017-09-08T16:15:43+00:00

Coakley wants water tower sculpture to be a colorful ‘beacon’ in Walker’s Point

A new water tower mosaic sculpture, rising high above the Coakley Brothers Co. building, could serve as a beacon to the redeveloping Walker's Point neighborhood. That's the plan envisioned by Peggy Coakley, the [...]

September 15th, 2017|Watertower|

Coakley Brothers Commission National Work of Art to Crown Renovated Building

MILWAUKEE —Coakley Brothers, the legacy Milwaukee company known for its premier line of business services, is bringing back its iconic rooftop water tower — with a colorful, contemporary replica to pronounce [...]

September 15th, 2017|Watertower|

Coakley unveils rooftop art for renovated Walker’s Point headquarters

Tom Fruin's kaleidoscopic water tower will be a prismatic beacon on the Milwaukee skyline. (PHOTO: Coakley Brothers) Coakley Brothers, which this summer announced and began a $6 million renovation [...]

September 15th, 2017|Watertower|

This Is Your Brain on Design

By STEVE CIMINO FOR AIA ARCHITECT Photography: Todd Winters As research director of Perkins+Will’s Human Experience Lab, Dr. Eve Edelstein, Assoc. AIA, has the unique opportunity to both study [...]

September 5th, 2017|Uncategorized|