Frederick Phillips & Associates

We design beautiful structures, built to last for generations. Frederick Phillips & Associates is a full-service architecture and planning firm specializing in good design and diverse projects. Our clients benefit from our unique combination of integrity, responsiveness, and deep experience with new construction and renovation in the United States and abroad.


Experience and Interests

Our current and recent work includes:Glade House interior living area

  • Deerpath Farm, a 200-acre residential conservation community
  • A new sustainable house in rural New Hampshire
  • A new church on Chicago’s south side
  • Factory-built single family houses for an urban redevelopment project
  • A village hall in suburban Illinois
  • Renovation of a historic barn structure
  • Wood-frame vacation homes in Burgundy, France

These projects represent just a sample of our work. We welcome a diverse range of work, and have deep experience with new construction and renovation. Our primary interests include planned communities, individually commissioned houses, multi-family housing, manufactured housing, equestrian buildings, club facilities, performing arts centers, sound studios, commercial offices, retail stores, restaurants, and showrooms.


As a full-service firm, we provide site planning, residential and commercial architecture, and interior design services. Our capabilities cover every phase of a project, from feasibility studies, programming, and design, to construction documents, bidding and construction observation. Our experience includes steel frame new construction and renovation, poured in-place concrete, masonry, heavy timber buildings and frame buildings.


The international architectural community has consistently recognized the work of Frederick Phillips & Associates. Recent honors include Distinguished Building Awards from the American Institute of Architects, Record House Awards from Architectural Record, a Grand Award from Residential Architect, an American Architecture Award from the Chicago Athenaeum and various other local and national awards. Our projects have been published in periodicals and books, and exhibited nationally and internationally.

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Frederick Phillips & Associates
Deerpath Farm Studio
26403 N. Farwell Road
Mettawa, IL 60045