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Design-Forward, Creative-Industrial Loft Warehouse

THE BRNDHAUS PL-ZEN™ is a 25,000 sq. ft., brand new, design-forward, industrial loft warehouse property located at 1727 W. 21st Street in the heart of Pilsen - Chicago, IL. Featuring 11-17' lofted ceilings with an original steel bow truss, exquisite design detail throughout, and a portfolio of unique spaces, THE BRNDHAUS PL-ZEN is an ideal and inspiring environment for film and photo production, corporate functions, pop-ups, showrooms, offsite meeting space, and customized brand activations. The main rental space is up to 6,000 sq. ft. on the ground floor featuring a private lobby entrance, a 3,000 sq. ft. large open space (no columns), and four additional rooms. The space can be customized by the user for different functions (e.g. creating distinct production sets, meeting & break-out rooms, etc). The layout is beautiful as is, with room for your creativity. The rental space is situated directly off of the building's private/secured/gated 6,500 sq. ft. double-wide parking lot (perfect for tenting) -- also available for outdoor rental by request. The aesthetic of the interior space is "modern-rustic-industrial" with an original steel bow truss ceiling, reclaimed wood, polished concrete floors, brick and colored walls, customizable lighting, two commercial 3-compartment sinks for kitchen or service bar area, and two private restroom / dressing rooms. The overall interior space holds up to 200 (standing), however we do follow city capacity guidelines for COVID-19. Furniture in the space will be moved during rentals. To learn more about THE BRNDHAUS PL-ZEN, visit Space is ideal for: Art Show, Brand Launch, Brand Activation, Business Offsite Meeting, Commercial Film Shoot, Corporate Event, Corporate Party, Dinner Party, Exhibit, Experiential Marketing, Food Demonstrations, Fundraiser, Gala, Gallery, Kitchen Product Shoot, Networking, Photo Shoot, Product Demo, Product Release, Product Showcase, Production Studio, Retail Pop-up, TV / Movie / Video Shoot, Showroom, Tasting, Webseries Filming, or Workshop.

Category and style

Event Space, Gallery, Industrial Buildings, Office, Retail/Small Business, Warehouse

Industrial, Mid-century Modern


Private parking for 20 cars

Truck / motorhome on site parking: On property

Available parking lot or parking structure nearby

Location details

Property size (sq ft):
6000 sq ft

Location Rules

No smoking
No pets
No illicit drugs, marijuana, CBD, or like products
Smoking and vaping are permitted only in designated outdoor areas, or within 25 feet of the building if on the sidewal
All interior load-In/load-out is through the building’s west-facing entrance inside the gated parking lot
Limited storage is available upon request for add'l rental
Any installations (e.g. staging, props, décor, etc.) must be pre-approved by building
No tape, hooks, or like material or attachment fixtures are to be use on floors, walls, or other surfaces
No items are to be hung or draped on any surface, fixture, or ceiling without prior building permission
No open flames
No glitter or confetti
Building property or furnishings will be moved for space rental
Alcohol consumption is not permitted onsite unless pre-approved by building, or served under a licensed caterer
Liability insurance is required of all renters and is due no later than ten (10) days prior to your rental
If alcohol is served during your rental your policy must include Liquor Liability coverage
Venue must be returned to its original condition, reasonable wear and tear excepted—cleaned, all trash removed daily
A final walk-through with a member of our staff is mandatory at the close of your rental
Any damage incurred to the venue by renter that necessitates repair will be charged to renter


Air Conditioning
Hair/Makeup area


Exposed Beams
High Ceiling
Vaulted Ceiling
Conference Room/Boardroom
Studio Space/Equipment
Glass Doors
Steel Doors
Concrete Floor
Creative Space/Startup
Modern Building
Brick Walls
Colored Walls
Climate-Controlled Warehouse
Converted Warehouse
Picture/Stationary Windows

Crew access

Street Level
Wheelchair / Handicap Access
Exact location provided after booking