Minneapolis Business

This was a cover illustration for a Minneapolis business magazine, that ran a feature article on growing the downtown real estate business back in the 1980’s. The original was done in color pencil, but I seem to have lost that version, and only this black and...

Stipple Style Site Plan

Randal did many illustrations using a “stipple” ink line style in the early 1980’s before the Macintosh computer came along and changed the way business and print communications were done… the so-called “desktop publishing”...

Parkway North Office Building Site Plan

Randal Birkey was commissioned by Chicago commercial real estate development firm LaSalle Partners to prepare a site plan of a new development in the northern suburbs of Chicago. This color study was done on neutral gray illustration board using color pencils.

The Alter Group Site Plans

During the 1980’s and into the early 1990’s, Randal Birkey created hundreds of maps, site plans, master plans and architectural renderings of real estate development projects by The Alter Group. The Alter Group has been a real estate developer in the Chicago area for...