Interior Design - Best in Design, 2019– Private Investment Firm

Crain's Chicago Business, December 4 2019– Double-decker Penthouse in Lincoln Park

CS Modern Luxury, December 2019 – Superior House - Moving on Up

Architectural Digest, October 4, 2019– Design Chicago Wrapped Up With a Massive VIP Party in the Mart

Bisnow, May 13, 2019– 601 W Cos. Unveils Amenity Floor in Remade Aon Center

RE Journals, April 10, 2019– Luxury Condo Project, Superior House, Breaks Ground

Chicago Tribune, March 19, 2019 – Gary Lee Partners - FIFTEEN FIFTY ON THE PARK

RE Journals, March 5, 2019 – Gary Lee Partners - FIFTEEN FIFTY ON THE PARK

Curbed Chicago, February 28, 2019 – Gary Lee Partners - FIFTEEN FIFTY ON THE PARK

Office Snapshots, November 5, 2018 – Gary Lee Partners - Chicago Offices

Crain's Chicago Business, October 19, 2018 – Meet Gary Lee, Chicago's hottest office designer

Office Snapshots, May 7, 2018 – McDermott Will & Emery - Chicago Offices

Luxe Magazine, Fall 2017 – The Past Opens Up the Future for a Kenwood Residence

Mountain Living, January 2017 – A Study Yet Delicate Wing-Roofed Home

Built in Chicago, December 28, 2016 – 10 unforgettable tech offices we saw in 2016

Chicago Magazine, November 16, 2016 – Uber High-End Condos Return, Surpass Pre-Recession Levels of Opulence

US Builders Review, November 2016 – Leading interior design firm expands into furniture design and sales

Built in Chicago, September 6, 2016 – A look inside Havas' transformative 'Chicago Village'

Chicago Tribune, September 2016 – Havas has a hip office space with a barber shop and an ice cream cart

Michigan Avenue Magazine, June 22, 2016 – 4 East Elm Brings Luxury, High-Rise Living to the Gold Coast

Trends Magazine, June 1, 2016 – Revamped Havas Chicago interiors improve connectivity and the work environment

Hotel Business Design, March 23, 2016 – Hyatt Centric The Loop, Chicago's New Suite is an Urban Retreat

Newcity, March 11, 2016 – Design 50: Who Shapes Chicago 2016

Crain's Chicago Business, February 12, 2016 – Best New Restaurants for Business 2016

Zagat, October 12, 2015 – The 10 Sexiest Restaurants in Chicago

Crain's Chicago Business, September 30, 2015 – These quiet restaurants are best for dealmaking

Office Snapshots, September 1, 2015 – Havas Worldwide - Chicago Offices

Modern Luxury, Summer/Fall, 2015 – The Suite Life

Issuu, May-June, 2015 – The Society Diaries

Hotel Management, June 2, 2015 – Gary Lee Partners, Studio K collaborate for Hyatt Centric The Loop Chicago

Crain's Chicago Business, April 22, 2015 – Have an early look at the Loop's new Hyatt Centric

Chicago Tribune, September 17, 2014 – High-end condos point to rebounding market in downtown Chicago

The Chicago Architecture Blog, September 17, 2014 – A Gold Coast Groundbreaking at State and Elm, September 17, 2014 – Convexity Properties breaks ground on Gold Coast’s first new condo high-rise in seven years

Chicago Eater, February 25, 2013 – Look Inside Earth+Ocean, Now Open

Crain's Chicago Business, April 14, 2012 – Picture is worth a thousand steps at downtown ad shop

Indianapolis Business Journal, March 12, 2012 – People in the News

Gapers Block, March 9, 2012 – Chicago Architecture Foundation Gets an Appetite for Design

Decorative Glass Magazine, March 6, 2012 – NeoCon 2012 to Feature Top-Name Keynotes

Interior Design Magazine, March 1, 2012 – Feel-Good Positivity Projects

Snap magazine, February/March 2012 – Snap Back, February 6, 2012 – NeoCon Marks 44th Year June 11-13, keynote speaker Gary Lee

Chicago Home + Garden Magazine, Spring 2012 – Profile: Precision Man

Chicago Home + Garden Magazine, Spring 2012 – Assigned Seating

CS Interiors, January 2012Interior Flavors - Sepia

NBC Chicago, January 25, 2012 – Photos from Atelier Gary Lee Grand Opening Party

Chicago Architecture Foundation, January 11, 2012 – Appetite for Design - Sepia

Interior Design Magazine, January 1, 2012 – 2012 Top 100 Giants

Luxury Home Quarterly, December 15, 2011 – Gary Lee Partners

Indianapolis Business Journal, December 3, 2011 – People in the News, November 28, 2011 – People on the Move, November 21, 2011 – People on the Move, November 21, 2011 – Austonian Interior Designer Wins Awards for Three Homes in the Luxury Condo Project

Casual Living, November 10, 2011 – Chicago Design Center, Luxe magazine to present Chicago’s inaugural interior design hall of fame 

Chicago Magazine, November 2, 2011 – Chairs for Charity 2011

LUXE Interiors + Design Magazine, Fall 2011 – Dark Shadows

National Floor Trends, October 31, 2011 – 27 win ASID-IL Celebration of Design awards

Tile Magazine, October 28, 2011 – Chicago’s Design Center to present Interior Design Hall of Fame 

National Floor Trends, October 28, 2011 – Chicago Interior Design Hall of Fame program announced

Multi-Housing News, October 3, 2011 – Meet the Winners of the 2011 Excellence Awards

Cvent blog, September 8, 2011 – New Private Space at Chicago's Sepia

Franklin Report Card, September 2011 – Gary Lee Partners: Chicago Architects, August 10, 2011 — Private Dining by Sepia: Stylish New Banquet Space in the West Loop

Chicago Home + Garden blog DOMeSTICA, August 4, 2011 — Sepia’s New Party Space, Little Independent, Haute Sale

CS Magazine, March 2011CS chats with Gary Lee in his Gold Cost residence

IIDA, March 8, 2011 – IIDA announces 2011 International Design Competition Winners, David Grout juror

IIDA, February 2011 – David Grout judges 2011 IIDA International Design Competition, February 2011Before they go home: Agency prepares families to care for fragile children

OfficeInsight, 17 January 2011HALCON Proximus, designed by Gary Lee Studios, listed as one of the Delights of NeoCon 2010, 11 January 2011Designer Profile: David Grout

CS Magazine, January 2011 DIFFA’s Dining by Design fundraiser features a space by Gary Lee Partners

CS Magazine, January 2011Best of Home 2011: Small Spaces, Big Drama

Entrepreneur Magazine, December 2010Open for Business: Designing a Home Office for Clients, 01 December 2010A 50s Home with 00s Interiors, 09 November 2010Austonian earns first 4-star Austin Energy Efficiency Rating

Trends Magazine, November 2010High Above the City - Tribeca Loft, 26 October 2010Crafty Casegoods from Decca Contract, 19 October 2010Proximus Moves You to the Next Task at Hand, 12 October 2010Corn-Fed Midwestern Eye Candy from the ASID Illinois Awards

Contract Magazine, October 2010Gary Lee Studios once again collaborates with Halcon

Texas Architect, July/August 2010View from the Top - The Austionian, 22 July 2010Texas Architect Extreme Design Issue - The Austonian

Trends Magazine, June 2010Modern Art from Kitchen Trends - Highland Park Residence, 24 June 2010The Austonian Creates Memorable Interiors that Inspire New Trend, 18 June 2010Halcon Casegoods - Metropolis's 2010 NeoCon Visual Diary

NeoCon Show Daily, 16 June 2010Decca Contract, 16 June 2010NeoCon Observations: Showroom 1044 - Halcon Casegoods, 15 June 2010Halcon Casegoods - NeoCon's 10th Floor

CS Interiors, Summer 2010GLP stops by Luminaire Party

LUXE Magazine Chicago, Spring 2010Chicago Scene: Clean Lines - Chai Ming Studios

CS Interiors, Spring 2010Gary Lee attends CS Interior's Escape the Winter dinner party

LUXE & Learn Seminar, 10 March 2010David Grout discusses Luxury in the New Marketplace

Chicago Home + Garden, Jan/Feb 20102010 Best of Chicago Design - Takeout Design: Sepia

Interior Design Magazine, January 20102010 Giants: A Spoonful of Sugar

Chicago Tribune Magazine, 27 December 2009Decorate Like A Man - David Grout Profile

WTTW 11, 30 October 2009Check Please! | Sepia

LUXE Magazine, Fall 2009 — Strong Point

Chicago Home + Garden, Sept/Oct 2009Their Turn

Chicago Tribune Magazine, 13 September 2009 — Mix Masters: Gary Lee, 10 September 2009Check Please! on Sepia, September 2009The Insider's List: Top 10 Rugs

Interior Design, July 2009Giants 200, 16 April 2009The Austonian Lobby: Elegant Interior Design by Gary Lee Partners

Interior Design, March 2009Gary Lee, Not Sara Lee, 08 February 2009 — The new, improved home office - Donna Corbat Profile

CS Interiors, February 2009All-Access Fab!, Best Place to Kick Back - SEPIA Restaurant

Chicago Home + Garden, Jan/Feb 2009Light Touch, 21 January 2009Mitre: Guest Seating - Halcon

The, 06 November 2008New First Lady steps back into the shadows – SEPIA Restaurant

Interior Design, November 2008Diversity Times

Executive Travel Magazine, October 2008 — Busting Cubicles - The Latest in Office Design

InResidence, Fall 2008 — Venu/TG Couture Awards Three Student Designers; What’s New – Venu/TG Couture

Chicago Sun-Times, 08 August 2008 — Furniture maker returning to Mart

Architectural Lighting Magazine, 05 August 2008Designing for Energy Efficiency - TG Couture Showroom

CS Magazine, August 2008To Live and Dine in Chicago, Design of the Year - SEPIA Restaurant

Interior Design, August 2008 — NeoCon Wrap-up - TG Couture

Interior Design, July 2008Giants: Number 2, 23 June 2008Austin's Changing Skyline, 16 June 2008Hall of Fame - Gary Lee Bio

SMPS Marketer, June 2008Mapping the New World of Professional Practice

IIDA Perspective Magazine, Summer 2008Design Matters - Steven McCollom, 13 May 2008IIDA Awards Students Scholarships for Sustainable Design

Conde Nast Traveler, May 2008Hot Tables - SEPIA Restaurant, 22 April 2008IIDA and ALA Announce The Winners of the Library Interiors Competition

Time Out Chicago, 3-9 April 2008Eat Out Awards, Best New Restaurant - SEPIA Restaurant

Art Chicago, April 2008Artropolis at The Merchandise Mart

Chicago Home + Garden, March/April 2008Upstairs at Hérmes - David Grout Profile, 206 March 2008Cavea Tables - Cumberland Furniture

CCS Magazine, March 2008The Radar Design - Donna Corbat Profile

DalCasa, March 2008Suvremena kuhinja u vintage ambijentu - SEPIA Restaurant

Architectural Digest Italy, March 2008Trendy a Chicago - SEPIA Restaurant

Chicago Tribune Ultimate Address, February 2008Luxury Trends for 2008 - Gary Lee Interview

Chicago Home + Garden, Jan/Feb 2008Gary Lee's Favorite Things; Bright Ideas - SEPIA Restaurant

Contract Magazine, January 2008 — Designer of the Year, 1992 - Gary Lee

North Shore Magazine, January 2008Brown Delivers - SEPIA Restaurant

Metropolis, January 2008New Freestanding Credenza Joins Cumberland Designers Speak Series, 17 December 2007 — Product Review - Cumberland's Fortis

Shelter Magazine, December 2007 — Neo-Traditional - SEPIA Restaurant

Interior Design, October 2007The Mart Gets Smart

CS Interiors, October 2007Numbers Game - SEPIA Restaurant, 11 September 2007LEED-CI Gold Certification on a Budget: ICG Offices

Elle Décor, September 2007what's hot! News - SEPIA Restaurant, September 2007 — DreamHome, September 2007 — DreamHome

Chicago Front Desk, September 2007 — Taste of the Good Life - SEPIA Restaurant, September 2007 — DreamHome

Luxe | The Chicago Home Redefined, Fall 2007 — Dream Scheme, 31 August 2007Good Stuff Part 1 - SEPIA Restaurant, 21 August 2007 — DreamHome, 21 August 2007 — DreamHome, 20 August 2007DreamHome captures designers' ideas, 18 July 2007Merchandise Mart DreamHome Participants Announced, 18 July 2007First Look: SEPIA

Interior Design, July 2007Year of the Tie - Second 100 Top Design Firms, 22 March 2007National Arts Club Showcases Student Interior Design Projects, 14 February 2007Cumberland Adds Wood Inlay Option to Tantus Bench, 01 January 2007Snaps - Best and Brightest, 04 December 2006 — Re-Sited - Steven McCollom

Focus AIA Chicago, November 2006Design Excellence Awards 2006, Armani Exchange, 27 October 2006 — Chicago Architecture's Oscars, 01 September 2006Designers Rate: Lounge Furniture

Chicago Home + Garden, Fall 2006Lee Genes, 14 August 2006Cumberland Beautiful Objects That Work

Contract Magazine, August 2006Gianni NeoCon Write-up

Interior Design, August 2006NeoCon Show Daily 4

Interiors & Sources, June 2006Gary Lee: An Artistic Advisor

Mulitfamily Trends, May/June 2006Be My Guest, 27 March 2006An Interview with Gary Lee

Contract Magazine, January 2006Inspired and Artisanal

Architectural Record, November 2004 — Exotic Woods Gain Popularity in US

Contract Magazine, November 2004 — Red Light Distinct

CS Magazine, April 2004 — Private Residence Chicago IL

Lake Shore Design, April 2004 — Private Residence

Contract Magazine, February 2004 — Flashback - Trends in Materials

Contract Magazine, August 2003 — Executive Decision

Chicago Tribune, 15 June 2003 — NeoCon in the city - Out of the office & into the home

Contract Magazine, June 2003 — NeoCon Preview

Contract Magazine, May 2003 — Casual Fridays

Chicago Tribune, 30 March 2003 — Gary Lee Partners' Shows It Can Design More Than Swanky Law Offices

Shelter Magazine, January 2003 — Spark - Elegant Orderly Sophisticated

Chicago Tribune, 25 November 2001 — Cresswood Farms Barrington Hills IL

Angeleno, September 2001 — Lincoln Park Residence Chicago IL

CCS Magazine, September 2001 — Lincoln Park Residence Chicago IL

Riviera, September 2001 — Lincoln Park Residence Chicago IL

FX International, May 2001 — Amerin Guaranty Corporation Chicago IL

CS Magazine, April 2001 — Men of Style - Gary Lee

DDN, February 2001 — Private Residence Chicago IL

Il Bagno Oggi e Domani, August 2000 — Professional Service Firm Chicago IL

Chicago Tribune, 09 April 2000 — Private Residence Chicago IL

Interiors Magazine, June 1999 — Master Class - Mr. Gary Lee

World Architecture Magazine, June 1999 — American College of Surgeons Chicago IL

Interior Design, May 1999 — American College of Surgeons Chicago IL

Interior Design, June 1998 — Private Residence Chicago IL

Interior Design, November 1997 — Loewenstein/Gregson Showroom Chicago IL, Baker & Daniels Fort Wayne IN

Interiors Magazine, January 1997 — Amerin Guaranty Corporation Chicago IL

Interior Design, November 1996 — Golder, Thoma, Cressey, Rauner, Inc. Chicago IL

Interiors Magazine, October 1996 — Loewenstein/Gregson Showroom Chicago IL

Interior Design, May 1996 — Amerin Guaranty Corporation Chicago IL

Interiors Magazine, January 1996 — Spectrum Center for Integrated Care Chicago IL

Interior Design, December 1993 — Hall of Fame Induction - Gary Lee, Boston Consulting Group Chicago IL, Bright Chair Showrrom Chicago IL

Interiors Magazine, January 1992 — Winston & Strawn Chicago IL, American National Can Chicago IL, Boston Consulting Group Chicago IL, Bright Chair Showroom Chicago IL

Interiors Magazine, January 1992 — Winston & Strawn Chicago IL; American National Can Chicago IL; Boston Consulting Group Chicago IL; Bright Chair Showroom Chicago IL

Press Releases

Press Release, 9 June 2011Chai Ming Studios showcases collections from Manchee Leathers and Gratz Archives during NeoCon 2011

Press Release, 12 October 2010Gary Lee Partners Receives MBE Certification

Press Release, 02 June 2010Gary Lee Studios introduces PROXIMUS by HALCON

Press Release, 10 May 2010Decca Contract Furniture Releases GL Collection at NeoCon

Crain's Chicago Business, 22 June 2009 — On The Move - Julie Deignan, 06 June 2009Who's Where - Julie Deignan, 05 June 2009Julie Deignan Joins Gary Lee Partners

Press Release, 09 July 2008TG Couture Teams With The School Of The Art Institute of Chicago For Design Scholarship Program

Press Release, 27 May 2008David Grout rejoins Gary Lee Partners

Press Release, May 2008Gary Lee Partners' New San Francisco Office, Showroom Fuses Design, Performance and Art

News Release, 03 April 2007City Announces Renovation Project for Keybank Building

Press Release, 10 January 2007New Freestanding Credenza Joins Cumberland Designers Speak Series

Press Release, 27 January 2006Gary Lee Launches New Furniture Line VENU


Gary Lee Partners: Residential, 2018 Self published; a collection of our favorite residential interiors projects with perspectives from our designers

Gary Lee Partners: Workplace, 2018 Self published; a collection of our favorite commercial interiors projects with perspectives from our designers

Modern Decoration Art, 2013 Hi-Design Publishing. Gold Coast Condo, Chicago, IL; Mid Century Home, Highland Park, IL

Xtra Corporate Interiors, 2008Pace Publishing Limited. Gary Lee Partners Chicago IL

CHIC Corporate Interiors (Korean Edition), 2004 — Pace Publishing Limited. Professional Service Firm Chicago IL; The Marketing Store Lombard IL

Corporate Interiors No. 5, 2003 — Retail Reporting Corporation Publisher. Latham & Watkins Chicago IL; Madison Dearborn Partners London UK; Winston & Strawn Los Angeles CA

The Complete Interior: Gary Lee Partners, 2002 — Edizioni Press.

Corporate Interiors No. 4, 2001 — Retail Reporting Corporation Publisher. Baker & Daniels Indianapolis IN; Professional Services Firm Chicago IL; Russell Reynolds Associates Chicago IL

Interior Design Handbook of Professional Practice, 2001 — McGraw Hill. "Schematic Design"

Corporate Interiors No. 3, 1999 — Retail Reporting Corporation Publisher. American College of Surgeons Chicago IL; Madison Dearborn Partners Chicago IL; Winston & Strawn New York NY

Designing Commercial Interiors, 1999 — Rockport Publishing. Amerin Guaranty Corporation Chicago IL

Office + Work Spaces, 1999 — Rockport Publishing. American College of Surgeons Chicago IL; Winston & Strawn New York NY

Corporate Interiors No. 2, 1998 — Retail Reporting Corporation Publisher. Baker & Daniels Fort Wayne IN; Clune Construction Chicago IL; National Processing Company Louisville KY

Workplaces and Workspaces, 1998 — Rockport Publishing. Amerin Guaranty Corporation Chicago IL

Corporate Interiors, 1997 — Retail Reporting Corporation Publisher. Amerin Guaranty Corporation Chicago IL; Golder, Thoma, Cressey, Rauner, Inc. Chicago IL; Newport News, Inc. New York NY