Venue Match-up Services
Art of Imagination’s designers and stylists have worked in every major venue in the city of Chicago, Chicagoland and nation-wide. Our team works with you to find the best match for your special day or event. By listening to your dreams and vision, we can connect you with the perfect space that will highlight and elevate your event’s presence for your guests. Each location has that certain charm, architecture, history, and character that will play a big part in your event. Art of Imagination works with all of these venues to then enhance those details and character through spacial design, lighting and with the use of unique structures.
Venue Profile: Room 1520
1520 W Fulton Street
Chicago, Illinois 60607
Ceremony: 150 Guests
Cocktail: 250 Guests
Reception: 200 Guests
About the Building:
Room 1520 is a recent addition to the collection of West Loop loft-like wedding and event venues that brings a unique flavor and atmosphere to the area. A spacious and refined loft building, this venue was once a historical gear factory. Room 1520 features high ceilings, polished cement floors, tall portrait windows and crisp, white-washed brick walls – the look of the venue is modern & minimalistic. The open layout allows for a lot of flexibility and is ideal for any couple looking host both the ceremony and reception in the same space. On par size-wise with other West Loop venues, Room 1520 features modern amenities and detailing such as private street entrances and a separate area for brides to get ready, this area can also become a luxurious and separate lounge or quiet space.
Fun Fact: Room 1520’s second floor area features an open-floor plan kitchen where clients have brought in chefs from all around the world to provide live cooking demonstrations.
About the Fabric:
The foyer, where guests will arrive, features an artisan staircase which leads up to the 4000 square foot main space. This main area features 11 foot tall ceilings, Italian crystal chandeliers, and large luxurious bathrooms.
Full Event Production
Custom Wedding Structures
Sang and Frank came to our creative studio to meet with our designers for their Room 1520 wedding, and we were so happy to have met ... [ more ]
The bride's style was simple yet overlaid with a modern elegance....the natural light that filter through the inner voile drapery and the hanging teardrop crystals above ... [ more ]
The Brides's Choice Event hosted by Room 1520 invited designers, paired with planners, to create unique and inspirational settings, ultimately voted upon by the brides ... [ more ]
Our creative juices are bubbling over as we think of all the artistic talents that are going to be in one room. Our friends at ... [ more ]
Recently, Room 1520 hosted the 4th iteration of what's become one of our favorite events in the industry. Titled "Flower, Flow, Flour, Fresh" the party ... [ more ]
We were recently a part of a posh birthday celebration at Room 1520, subtitled "Faithful, Fit & Fabulous" - the event was thrown in honor ... [ more ]
We recently worked on a spectacular civil union project at Room 1520. This West Loop venue played host to a romantic and glamorous affair for ... [ more ]
This handsome couple had their wedding at Room 1520 in the West Loop. For their ceremony, the pair stood underneath a beautiful chuppah wedding structure ... [ more ]
This was a recent corporate holiday party we designed and produced at Room 1520. We loved working on this event enough that we also created this ... [ more ]
The West Loop, as the name suggests, is located directly west of Chicago's downtown core. Where once the area was home to an endless number ... [ more ]
As you saw in Part 1 of this real Chicago wedding, the couple warmed the clean and elegant aesthetic of the Room 1520 with our ... [ more ]