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W. Chicago Studio Space
Our 8,000 sq. ft. studio on Chicago's West Side has been used as a stage and location for 100's of shoots. Equipped with a 30ft. white cyclorama, this space accommodates motion and still shoots of any size.
* 30′ x 20′ x 12′ white cyc
* 15′ x 20′ x 12′ green cyc (pending availability)
* All lighting and grip available for rent as well as additional production supplies and scenic flats. These are not included
in rental price.
* Cement floor, exposed brick walls
* South facing 12′ windows
* Full kitchen, green room / production area with wifi included
* One bathroom with shower and separate changing room
* 12' seamless backdrops available for rent in: light green, chroma green, cream, carnation, light
blue, black and white
* Great conference or meeting space
* Includes use of 3 six foot tables, 3 director's chairs, 6 folding chairs, cooler, clothing rack
* Smoking patio right off the stage
* 2nd floor walk up, no elevator
* Ample free street parking. public transportation: 4 blocks from Kedzie Green Line, adjacent to
Kedzie Metra UP-W line
The Studio Manager will be onsite all day for every rental. In-house and freelance crew referrals available upon request. Fresh coat of paint for white cyc is included for all bookings made 48 hours in advance. Fresh coat of paint for green cyc (when available) is $150 flat fee with 48 hours advance booking. This space is not a dedicated sound stage. Use of already mounted stage lighting (open face Mole-Richardson 1k babies) are $25 per light. Additional lighting and grip rental list available upon request.
Bright photo studio in South Loop
Located between South Loop and Chinatown, our studio offers a naturally-lit space for professional photo shoots & video productions, as well as meetings & events.
We have over 1,400 square ft available, with a ~340 square ft photo studio. The studio features a custom made cyc (infinity wall) and large, east-facing windows equipped with blackout curtains.
Includes a hair & makeup station with mirror, lights and clothing rack.
The studio also includes a lounge space and kitchenette area with sink.
Two Superior colored paper backdrops are included with rental. Additional colors available at $10 per roll. If backdrops are ripped or damaged, additional fees may apply.
Current available backdrop colors:
- Arctic White - Jet Black - Neutral Grey - Fossil Grey - Flame - Bright Orange - Forsythia - Aspen - Cream - Pongee - Nutmeg
- Thistle - Light Blue - Carnation Pink - Stinger Green
LIGHTING (Not Included with Rental):
2-light flash kit (Bowens Gemini 500R) & LED panels (Aputure Light Storm) available AT ADDITIONAL COST (please inquire).
PROPS (Included with Rental):
Chairs, stools, brown sofa, white futon, black futon, tables, bench, plants, female mannequins
Wifi, loading dock, microwave, fridge, food café in building (weekdays only)
Industrial-Chic, Open-Floor Plan Venue
Aubergine is a flexible-use venue located in Chicago’s historic Logan Square neighborhood. Our beautiful, open-floor plan can transform from a children’s playroom to a corporate meeting spot to a shower, dinner party, or even intimate wedding space.
Our 2,300 square foot layout features exposed brick, faux wood flooring, a built in buffet, and a historic entryway. Every rental includes all in-house furniture pieces including a couch, club chairs, wooden dining set and console table. We also have tables and chairs for up to 80 attendees.
Clients have use of two fully stocked bathrooms in addition to a kitchenette.
Cozy & Eclectic Home --Northwest side of Chicago
We live in a cozy, brick Georgian in a quiet Chicago neighborhood bordering Oak Park. Our home is small but full of life, light and color. Our kitchen is bright and white and opens up to our dining room. Our family room has lots of windows and provides a nice view of our backyard and our living room has rich colors and an inviting fireplace. Three bedrooms are upstairs with a recently redone bathroom on that level. Basement is fully finished with a studio space and bathroom.
Modern Gourmet kitchen & open concept home
Modern new construction home on far north side of Chicago, in nice quiet unincorporated area of Cook County, 10 minutes from O’Hare airport. Beautiful neighborhood with old and new homes.
Ranch with Plenty of Natural Lighting
"Ranch with plenty of natural lighting and backyard, deck and driveway on a quiet tree-lined block". Great location for movie locations and excellent lighting for photo shoots.
Charming Yoga & Modern Dance Studio
We have a boutique event rental space located in Old-Town Triangle/ Lincoln Park Chicago. It can be used for personal trainers, personally taught class rentals, many people use it for pre-bachelorette parties, kids fitness events, photoshoots, and more.