Category 'Architecture'


Plum Market

For anyone unfamiliar with the Plum Market name, the store is the work of Matthew and Marc Jonna, third generation retailers.  Their father created Merchant of Vino, a natural, organic and specialty food store.  Following in the footsteps of their father’s business, the brothers decided to create their own grocery store concept, Plum Market.  The […]


Saroki Architecture Seeks Technical Architect to Join Team

Position: Technical Architect Location: Birmingham, MI Description: Saroki Architecture believes that excellent architecture can be achieved at every level. From small interior details to urban spaces, the firm’s work has improved the quality of life in many communities, and that exposure has advanced the course of sustainable and durable architecture here in Michigan. The designs of the […]


Second Plum Market Opening in Ann Arbor Fall 2015

After much success with its first Ann Arbor location, Plum Market is planning to open a second location on the city’s north side. An adaptive reuse of an existing 19,020 square-foot Cleary University building, a 4,639 square-foot addition will be made to the existing building, resulting in a total area of approximately 25,000 square feet. […]


Architect’s Holiday Gift List

So who has their Holiday shopping done? If you’re still on the lookout for some cool gifts here are a few suggestions for some architecture-themed items: features “nearly 200 watercolors reproduced as deluxe folding cards, as well as table lanterns, hardbound journals, boxed stationery, and exceptional limited-edition books.”  These desk accessories are very chic […]


Michigan First Credit Union in Eastpointe Celebrates with a Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

On Monday November 10, 2014, Michigan First Credit Union celebrated the grand opening of their Eastpointe location with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. Victor Saroki and Jim DiMercurio of Saroki Architecture were alongside the entire project team and others that made this exciting project possible. Michigan First Credit Union representatives, city officials and mayors of both Eastpointe […]


Pristine Periodontics Celebrates Grand Opening

Last Tuesday, Pristine Periodontics celebrated the grand opening of its new location in the Birmingham Rail District. Dr. Sayed hosted the Saroki Team, along with many other distinguished guests and clients in his new facility. It was spectacular event,  with delectable food catered by Plum Market and wonderful live entertainment. Dr. Sayed’s office is a 8000+ […]


Trott Pool House Featured in Traditional Home Magazine

The Trott Pool House, located at the Birmingham, Michigan home of  Kappy and David Trott, is featured in the July/August 2014 issue of Traditional Home Magazine. The focal-point pool house at the back of the lot encloses a fireplace to create an all-year indoor-outdoor space. The design of the pool house draws inspiration from the Trotts’ convention Georgian […]


Birmingham’s Rail District Continues to Grow

We are excited to share one of our recent projects in Birmingham’s Rail District as it nears completion! This 8,000+ square foot dental office is currently under construction and will open in May. We have had the pleasure of working alongside Kelly Building Company as the general contractor, Michael J. Dul & Associates as the […]


Saroki Team Participation in HKS Design Fellowship

This month, Saroki Architecture was privileged to have two team members participate in the HKS Design Fellowship Midwest VI. Mark Farlow, our firms’ principal, was invited to be a juror for the event, while I was chosen to be one of the event’s eight design fellows. The HKS Design Fellowship is a global event, incorporating […]


Saroki Architecture Hosts Challenge Detroit Fellow

Five months ago, I joined the team at Saroki Architecture as a fellow in the Challenge Detroit Program.  Since then, I have had the pleasure of working in the office with the rest of the Saroki Team four days a week. But on that fifth day each week, I have the privilege of stepping outside […]