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West Town Loft/Art Space

Chicago | West Town

$150 per hour
80
12
Over 1800 sq ft of open loft space with so much natural light and character beyond belief! At our space, there is also a little lounge area just inside the large rolling door that has access to shelves, mirrors, fridges, extra seating, etc. If you're looking for this space for a wedding or larger event, you may also have access to our foyer area for light decor and signage! Add another 500 sqft with lobby and foyer. Space Details: - 70 Chairs - 15 Tables - Small Catering Area - Outside Food Allowed - PA System Available for $100 (mic, speaker, aux cable) - DJ's must bring their own equipment - $100 for piano use | $100 for PA System - Freight Elevator This space has been utilized in many ways such as wedding/bridal/baby showers, birthday parties, wedding ceremonies and receptions, photoshoots, live music venue, meetings, visual artist gallery, and dance performances. Your options are unlimited here! We like to think of this space as an expansion of the creativity everyone has with them, in hopes it can help others find their inner creativity even more! Free parking in the lot, plus lots of free street parking on Hubbard St. Bathroom on 3rd Floor, just down the hall along with an artist slop sink. Important: No glitter, confetti, confetti guns or cannons NOTE: The Rental Fee Does Not Include Staffing Which May Vary Depending On Size And Nature Of Event. Absolutely NO glitter, mylar or confetti

Gym

Chicago | Sheffield & DePaul

$150 per hour
15
Gym with full equipment to take photos or workouts, alcohol or parties are not allowed, it is perfect for taking professional photos or videos,it is located in a very good safe neighborhood with easy parking

Photo / Video Studio with Skyline View

Chicago | East Pilsen

$50 per hour
10
1
This is Lumber Studios second studio space in Chicago! There are three large, north facing windows with a skyline view. The walls are a combination of white paint & tan brick, and the space gets tons of beautiful natural light. There are a few pieces of basic furniture which can be moved around easily; these items include desks, chairs, mirrors and plants. We recently walled off the corner nook for a podcast production area. A studio manager will be on-site to assist for the duration of your shoot; when not helping out, they'll be in the podcast area working on their own projects and out of your way.

Beautiful Conference Room-Magnificent Mile

Chicago | Chicago Loop

$117 per hour
8
This room is ideal for small meetings or break-out sessions with up to eight comfortably seated around the tech-enabled table. -70-inch HD monitor for presentations and screen sharing -Credenza for materials or food and beverage distribution -Whiteboard wall -Pin board wall Guest WIFI

Office Production Space

Chicago | West Town

$99 per hour
10
Unique concrete industrial space available for your next production project. In the heart of Wicker Park with walkable access to coffee shops, restaurants and shops. Located 0.3 miles from the Damen Blue Line (6 Corners).

Modern & Creative Loft Space

Chicago | West Town

$200 per hour
99
1Responds within an hour
This unique and transformative venue is housed on the second floor of a converted factory rich with history and character. The space features two distinct sides, and boasts a spacious 4,800 sq ft that can be used for private events or creative productions. Where traditional meets modern; our loft is designed with the foundation of a minimalist aesthetic, showcasing natural elements and textures, with clean lines. By infusing modern pieces, and the intentional use of color and shapes, we have designed a vibrant and visually stimulating environment, with special moments throughout the space. Each side showcases 12 ft ceilings, large windows, and an open floor plan.. While the East side feels light, bright, and a touch more modern, the West side feels warm, homey, and moody. Additionally, the West side features a bar, and bonus "Blue Room" in the rear, which can be used as a cocktail lounge, kids zone, video village, extra seating, or any other special space you might need for your event or shoot. Rental also includes: 1 large couch 2 loveseats 1 daybed 1 projector SONOS soundsystem throughout *Additional tables, chairs, and linens can be added for a small fee. *If you are a production, ask about our equipment closet add on **Please inquire for wedding requests** We would love to host you!

Film and Photography Studio, West Loop

Chicago | West Town

$150 per hour
30
Our 2,500 sq ft production space is conveniently located in Chicago’s West Loop. 24’ x 24' stage with a seamless 2-wall cyclorama and grid-mounted RGB LED lighting. With two fiber Internet lines, edit bays, a remote production control room, and free parking, Mainstage Chicago is a future-proofed production space fit for the growing needs of Chicago’s creative community This Space is ideal for: - Live Streaming - Hybrid Events - Video and photo shoots - Corporate events - Music video productions - Food based productions (in our full kitchen) - Community Events Included In Every Rental: - 24' x 24' x 12' cyclorama stage - Permanent Cyc lighting with 6 DMX-controlled, full RGB Litepanel Gemini 2x1s (Adjustments to Cyc lighting made by staff only) - Basic Grip equipment: C-Stands, Apple Boxes, Sandbags, Stingers - Bonded Fiber Internet - Wi-Fi for work devices, hardlined Internet for broadcast control - Full kitchen (with a fridge stocked with La Croix) - Lounge area - 1 restroom with shower - Dressing Area with steamer, full length mirror and clothing rack - 2 six foot tables, 6 high stools, 4 folding chairs - COVID-friendly work areas - Dog-friendly work space - 2 dedicated parking spots - Free street parking in neighborhood - 1st floor access - no stairs or elevator - Studio Manager on site Additional Features Available: - Load-in/setup half-day - Production staffing with our in-house crew of creatives, technicians, and producers - Camera, lighting, audio, and broadcast equipment rentals - Seamless backdrops in a variety of colors - Access to turn-key broadcast control room with vMix capabilities Painting Our stage floor will be cleaned and ready upon your arrival. Clients can request a fresh coat of white paint up to 48 hours before their rental for a $150 fee. The Cyc floor and walls must be returned in the same condition in which they were rented. Renters are responsible for the labor and materials to return the stage back to clean white per Studio's discretion. The Cyc may be painted a color other than white for a fee of $500 + the cost of paint and supplies. This includes necessary prep, paint, and dry time before and after the rental period to restore the stage to white. All painting must be done by Mainstage staff. All other painting requests will be discussed on a case by case basis.

Large Creative Space in The West Loop

Chicago | West Loop

$500 per hour
50
Our modern 4,800 square foot, multi-room, creatively designed and inspired Chicago/West Loop Loft space is ideal for hosting meetings, creative workshops, brainstorming sessions, focus groups, company off-sites, product launches and corporate presentations. Our Chicago space is located in the heart of Chicago's West Loop, amidst a wealth of some of Chicago's best and newest restaurants. It is a classic loft - high ceilings, spacious and modern. There are two large meeting rooms that can separate or combine into one, with numerous other areas and rooms throughout the space, both private and semi-private, that can be utilized for breakouts. We only host one client at a time at any of our spaces.

Modern, Bright, Studio Kitchen and Lounge

Chicago | Irving Park

$145 per hour
48
10
Modern, multi-functional kitchen studio space filled with light, and all stainless steel kitchen appliances. Design and create with us in this bright and open studio; perfect for lifestyle photo and video shoots, especially food-related content! The studio provides and intimate setting for Micro Weddings and celebratory gatherings: Bachelorette parties, Baby Showers, Birthdays, Anniversaries. Ask about our Private Chef partners when booking! We work with some of the top Chefs in Chicago, allowing you to create a unique and one-of-a-kind experience for you and your guests. Floral and Balloon decor are also available. Our 1200 square foot studio is conveniently located just off from US 90/94 with easy street parking and just a 5-minute walk from the Irving Park Blue Line stop. Reservation includes access to: All bookings Booking include access to In-House Amenities: - Seating for Up To 38. Twenty-Four Heavyweight Black Chairs, Eight Navy Blue Dining Chairs, And Two Heavy Duty Stools That Seat Six. - Four 6-Foot Tables and Black Tablecloths - One 12-Foot Dining Table Mounted on Casters, With Seating For Up To 14 People - Standing Mirror, 86''H x 52''W - Samsung 70" LED 4K UHD Smart TV, on a Movable Stand - Bluetooth Speaker to Link Straight Up To Your Playlist - Surge Protected Power Strip and Charging Cables - Beautiful Kitchen Decked Out with Oversized Subway Tiles, White Quartz Countertops, And Stainless-Steel Appliances. - Lounge Area featuring 90’’ Couch and Two Club Chairs - 13-Foot Ceilings, White Walls, Removable Modern Art - Ample Natural Light: Huge, North and East Facing Windows - Blackout Shades - Spacious, Single Bathroom - Street-Level Access - Free street parking - Right off 90/94, Five Minute Walk to the Blue Line For added convenience, if the space is not booked, equipment and other photo & video production shoot related items may be dropped off the day prior to the scheduled shoot day. However, please note that we are not to be held liable/responsible for any damages/theft/other of any items left overnight. Guest must remove any equipment or rentals that yourself or your company brings in, and you should factor this setup and teardown time in your booking hours. All furniture is able to be arranged to your preference. Ask about our custom services including event design, coffee service, catering, and floral packages! ............. NOISE All music/noise must be kept to a respectable level. There is zero tolerance for noise complaints, and all music must be kept at a reasonable level by 10PM, adhering to Chicago noise laws. OVERTIME All booking start and end times include setup and tear down time, so please include that in your reservation. All items brought into the space must be removed by the end your reservation. Overtime will be charged in 30 minute increments at a rate of 1.5 times our hourly rate. CLEANING The cleaning fee is included in the hourly rate, however, guests are expected to leave the space in the same condition they found it in. We appreciate guest tidying up after themselves. Additional $150+ CLEANING FEE will be charged for use of GLITTER or CONFETTI in the space, if cleaners find a presence of biohazard risk messes (example: vomit), or destruction of property. DAMAGES Please respect the space. No nails, screws, staples or penetrating items should be used on our walls. Any tape or gummed backing materials must be properly removed. Damages (walls, floors, furniture, etc) will be billed to the credit card on file. A walk-through is required before and after all bookings. ILLEGAL SUBSTANCES The use or involvement of illegal substances is strictly prohibited and will result in eviction from the property and may result in law enforcement participation. Security system is in use on premise at all times. SMOKING There is no smoking allowed in the space.

Exposed bricks and wood floor space

Chicago | West Loop

$89 per hour
30
1Responds within 3 hours
Open industrial space: exposed bricks, wood floor, wood beams with exposed pipes, large windows with plenty of day light. Additional conference and breakout rooms available. Reception area that can serve as coat check area

Venue, Art center, Recording Studio

Chicago | Humboldt Park

$125 per hour
100
We are guest friendly. Are in house rules are flexible with attendance, please ask if you have any questions. We provide a safe, clean space for guest showcases and events on a particular budget. Our hours are from Noon - Midnight. Exceptions can be made for events under 30 people.

The Boiler Room - Modern Event Space

Chicago | Buena Park

$250 per hour
70
Perfect event space for film screenings, company parties, team building, and workshop events. Our projector makes it easy to screen your film, give a presentation, or share a slide show. Our furniture is easily moveable to create a casual evening or a functional setting. Our patio doors and big windows let in natural light. The private patio is free to use and strung with lights to create a casual mood. We have a grill available for a small fee. Our kitchen is at your disposal. Enjoy filtered water, fresh coffee and keep your drinks cool with access to our refrigerator. If you and your guests feel up for it, you can end the night with karaoke provided by our projector and sound system! Enjoy your night in our unique space.

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