ST. LUKE THE EVANGELIST CATHOLIC CHURCH
This newly formed parish is located on a 26-acre site on the northwest side of Ankeny. The project includes a church, school, and senior living components and will be implemented in three phases. Phase I, the 400-seat worship space, parish offices, and a school for grades 1-4 was completed in the summer of 2015. 2016 AIA IOWA DESIGN AWARD
ALL SAINTS CATHOLIC CHURCH
CEDAR RAPIDS, IOWA
The renovation/addition to the 1960’s church includes a reworking of the sanctuary to update lighting and acoustics and installation of a baptismal font. The addition provides a new narthex, social hall, day chapel, and entrance canopy.
ST. PATRICK CATHOLIC CHURCH
IOWA CITY, IOWA
Following a 2006 tornado that destroyed their church, the parish relocated and rebuilt. The new church includes a 1,200-seat sanctuary and a smaller day chapel that makes use of reclaimed materials and furnishings from the original church. The social hall, classrooms, and gymnasium are located in the two-story east wing which is built into the hillside to reduce the building’s east facing profile. Also included is a formal prayer garden and parking for 300 vehicles.
TRINITY EPISCOPAL CHURCH
IOWA CITY, IOWA
Neumann Monson has designed several additions, renovations, and restorations to this 1871 church. The most recent work involved the excavation and finishing of space below the historic sanctuary for classrooms and overflow space for the local homeless shelter. Improvements were also made to the sanctuary with the redesign of the chancel space to improve function and flexibility.