Exterior of buthaup Chicago at dusk with b2 workbench and cabinet featured prominently for viewing from the street.

Welcome to bulthaup Chicago, located in the beautiful River North neighborhood. Our showroom is situated near the corner of West Superior and North Orleans -an area well known for its art, interior design, restaurants and walkability. bulthaup is a family owned business founded in 1949 and based in Germany.

We design and manufacture premium, custom kitchens and living spaces for individual homes and commercial developments worldwide. Architecture, innovation and precision are hallmarks of the brand; qualities you're sure to experience the moment you walk in the showroom door.

 

About us

Designer Jennifer Sourounis sitting in a chair.
Jennifer Sourounis
Showroom Director / Senior Designer
Project Coordinator Susan Purkey standing against a brick wall.
Susan Purkey
Project Coordinator

Showroom

b3 kitchen in bronze anodized aluminum and wide view of showroom featurin exposed brick walls and wood pillars.
Hanging b3 cabinetry in anodized aluminum set in glass panel function wall with c3 table in the foreground.
b3 kitchen in white laminate featuring island complete with water point and cooktop.
b3 hanging cabinetry in anodized aluminum and stainless steel.
c2 table in white laminate with bulthaup serving tray set in b3 kitchen in aluminum.
b1 kitchen in gray laminate.
b2 workbench with water point and cook top and b2 cabinet featuring interior organization system.
b2 workbench and bulthaup extractor with wing slats and light element.

Photo credit: Dave Burk © Hedrich Blessing

Events

Chocolate confections on small plates laid out on a white countertop.
Chocolatier at work drizzling chocolate while a guest takes a photo with her I phone.
Guests explore bulthaup b3 function boxes.
Guests chatting amiably; enjoying the event.

Chocolate Indulgence

February 13, 2019

Chocolate Indulgence

February 13, 2019

Chef Alexandra Foster of the renowned Chocolate Academy created artisanal chocolate confections that proved not only delicious but very Instagram friendly! Guests sipped on wine while exploring bulthaup product features and enjoying each other’s company.

Guests mingling at our b Solitaire Storytelling with Art collective Cream Co.
Two guests exploring the Cream Co. curated collection of Hydrangea petals and sketch books in bulthaup b Solitaire.
Guest in vibrant red coat looking intently at a group of three lavender and cream toned paintings by Cream Co. Art Collective.
Cream Co. artist in storytelling mode gesturing towards three of the collective’s paintings.
Cream Co. artist pointing to sketches and color tests visible through the glass to of our bulthaup b Solitaire.

b Solitaire Storytelling with Art Collective Cream Co.

June 7, 2018

b Solitaire Storytelling with Art Collective Cream Co.

June 7, 2018

Cream Co. member Sasha Earle expressed to our guests how much of a pleasure it was to be able to show the process behind their meticulous collective experience of creating these exquisite and highly detailed paintings: “We often show our paintings but never have the opportunity to display with them our process story.” Our b Solitaire glass was full and resplendent with dried Hydrangea petals, sketch books and color tests. Guests were invited to open the b Solitaire trays and explore…

Photography by Leello Photography & Design

Guests chatting and enjoying wine at the opening reception of “A Cast of Things,” an exhibition in the showroom by architecture firm The Los Angeles Design Group.
Guest smiling while getting a closer look at one of the sculptural works on display.
Guests greeting each other with smiles and a handshake.
Guests discussing the art installation.
Guest closely examining the art.
Guests examining the art and gesturing towards it.

A Cast of Things: Exhibition Opening

November 3, 2017

A Cast of Things: Exhibition Opening

November 3, 2017

A slice of the Chicago Architecture Biennial inhabits our bulthaup Chicago showroom. The LADG (Los Angeles Design Group), a Biennial participant, installed an annex version of their larger work on view at the Chicago Cultural Center. Their investigation for the Make New History biennial theme? The Rococo movement in Lower Bavaria, Germany. Intriguing sculptural works and gorgeous prints on aluminum grace the front of the showroom in easy view of the passerby on the street. Guests had LADG principal Andrew Holder talking the entire evening. Blue Door Kitchen kept the appetizers roving while wine and waters flowed. The room was filled with art chatter and good hearted laughter.

Projects

Pratt Road Residence

bulthaup b3 kitchen in grey aluminum and stainless steel speaks a language of simplicity and clarity in this Pratt Road residence by Bohlin Cywinski Jackson Architects.
Detail of bulthaup b3 kitchen in grey aluminum and stainless steel showing spectacular view out floor to ceiling windows of Wyoming countryside.
Exterior shot of front door of Pratt Road residence.
Exterior shot of Pratt Road residence at dusk with Wyoming landscape.

Pratt Road Residence

bulthaup b3 kitchen in dark grey aluminum and stainless steel has a view to be envied by all! The simplicity and clarity of the cabinets and island allow the eye to float out into the mountain vista of this exquisite home by Bohlin Cywinski Jackson Architects.

Interior Design: WRJ Design
Contractor: Cox Construction
Photography: Edward A. Riddell

Authorized bulthaup Partner

 

bulthaup Chicago

313 West Superior St., Suite 109

Chicago IL 60654

 

Tel.: +1 312 787 9982

Web: chicago.bulthaup.com

Email: chicago@bulthaup.com

Hours of Operation

Hours of Operation

Monday to Friday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Evenings and weekends by appointment

Note to architects and interior designers: If you're planning on visiting the showroom with clients, we recommend making an appointment to ensure a member of our design team is available to answer all of your questions.

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