Bank Architecture Recent Construction and Renovations Think Mutual Bank, Rochester, Minn., used HTG Architects for its two-story, 8,440-square- foot branch in Edina, Minn.Logan State Bank, Missouri Valley, Iowa, is much smaller than its headquarters facility in Logan, Iowa, but is still able to provide all the same services in a welcoming building designed by The Kirk Gross Company of Waterloo, Iowa.American State Bank, Osceola, Iowa, worked with The Kirk Gross Company of Waterloo, Iowa, to build a new building for its branch in Somerset, Iowa. The facility was specifically designed to incorporate columns — a signature element of its other facilities — and to have a large percentage of glass.Great Western Bank, Marshall, Minn., was designed by The Kirk Gross Company of Waterloo, Iowa, for extended hours for customer convenience and interaction. Interactive teller machines in the lobby can be accessed outside of business hours with necessitating staffing the branch.The Kirk Gross Company of Waterloo, Iowa, built a 1,500-square-foot addition for the Home State Bank, Jefferson, Iowa. The company’s work on the branch also included 7,500 square feet of remodeling. The redesigned lobby allows the bank to exhibit a rotating gallery of artwork, including photography by an employee of the bank.CBI Bank & Trust, Muscatine, Iowa, recruited The Kirk Gross Company of Waterloo, Iowa, to remodel one of its Muscatine branches to make it more “homey.” The 3,957-square-foot branch previously had colonial touches.Bank Iowa, West Des Moines, hired Turnkey Associates, L.C., to overhaul its Manila, Iowa, branch. Here, an after shot of the 2,566-square-foot building.Citizens State Bank, Monticello, Iowa, remodeled its branch in Strawberry Point, Iowa, with the help of Turnkey Associates, L.C. The project updated and streamlined the interior of the 6,737-square-foot branch.Turnkey Associates, L.C., quadrupled the size of an original mobile bank of First National Bank, Hastings, Minn., with a new 4,550-square-foot building on a steeply sloped site in a residential neighborhood.The Olivia branch of F& Bank Minnesota received a complete makeover at the hands of Vanman Architects and Builders of Minneapolis. When the Clarkfield, Minn.-based bank bought the 9,527-square-foot branch, it looked the same as it had in the 1970s. The remodel opened up the space and increased lighting by skylights to the roof and windows to the building’s front.F&M Bank in Olivia, Minn., worked with Vanman Architects and Builders of Minneapolis to create a dramatic update with a modern feel by utilizing large format tiles that also allow for individual replacement and environmental consciousness.F&M Bank in Olivia, Minn., worked with Vanman Architects and Builders of Minneapolis to include a lobby with warm and personal touches in a dramatic, building-wide update.Lake State Bank (now First National Bank of Walker, Minn.) bought a 4,100-square-foot branch in Jenkins, Minn., and moved it down the road to Baxter, Minn. Vanman Architects and Builders of Minneapolis cut the branch in two, moved it and put it back together again with some interior remodeling.Wild CRG of Fargo, N.D., helped Horizon Financial Bank, Munich, N.D., update its overall design signature and build its newest branch in Bismarck. Half of the building’s 14,000 square feet is leasable office space.An exterior shot of Gate City Bank’s renovated downtown Fargo, N.D., location. Wild CRG of Fargo, N.D., designed the bottom two stories for the bank’s retail office while the top floor houses the bank’s executive suite.Fargo, N.D.-based Gate City Bank asked Wild CRG to remodel its downtown Fargo location. The two-story, 18,090-square-foot bank facility includes a lobby styled like a living room with a coffee and cookie bar. Cookies are baked daily within the lobby to provide fresh cookie smells throughout the bank.