Category Archives: Names in the News
Nicholas Desbiens, AIA, LEED AP, has been promoted to Design Director at Marble Fairbanks. Jason Roberts, AIA, has been named Organization Director.
Caleb McKenzie, LC, IALDA, MIES, Principal at US Lighting Consultants, has been named President of the New York City Section of the Illuminating Engineering Society (IESNYC).
Peter Pran, FAIA, Co-founder and Partner of Peter Pran + H Architects, passed away.
Gluckman Tang Architects received an AIA Small Project Award for the De Maria Pavilion, winner of a 2017 AIANY Design Award. Read More
The Core77 Design Awards 2017 recognized projects by NYC-based firms, including A/D/O by nARCHITECTS and the Museum of the City of New York’s “New York at its Core” exhibition by Studio Joseph, Local Projects, and Pentagram…The American Society of Landscape Architects 2017 honors recipients include NYC-based Jannette Sadik-Khan, former Commissioner of the NYC Department of Transportation (LaGasse Medal – Non-Landscape Professional); the Central Park Conservancy (Medal of Excellence); and Mitchell Silver, Commissioner of the NYC Department of Parks and Recreation (Honorary Member). Read More
The 2017 NYCxDESIGN Awards winners include Restaurant 1683 by Gaggenau (Architectural Pop Up); “New York at its Core” by Studio Joseph, Pentagram, and Local Projects (Exhibition/Installation); Riverdale Country School Upper Learning Building by Architecture Research Office (Education); Public Safety Answering Center II by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (Government/Institutional); the Best Friends Animal Society Adoption Center by RA-DA (Greater Good); Equinox Gym by INC Architecture & Design (Health & Wellness); USTA Grandstand Stadium by ROSSETTI (Outdoor/Urban Landscape); Arlo Soho by AvroKO (Boutique Hotel); Four Seasons Hotel Downtown by Yabu Pushelberg (Chain Hotel); Nobu Downtown by Rockwell Group; Leuca and Westlight by Studio Munge (Restaurant and Bar); Gensler New York Office by Gensler (Creative Office); Publicis North America Headquarters by Clive Wilkinson Architects (Corporate Office); Etsy Headquarters by Gensler (Tech Office); 195 Broadway Lobby, Retail Spaces, and Galleria by Gabellini Sheppard Associates; 135 West 52nd Street by CetraRuddy Architecture (Commercial Lobby); 432 Lounge by Bentel and Bentel Architects (Residential Lobby/Amenity Space); Boston Road Supportive Housing by Alexander Gorlin Architects (Low-Income Multi-Unit Residential); 35XV by FXFOWLE (Multi-Unit Residential Building); Greenwich Village Loft by Robert Kahn Architect (Apartment); Paul Rudolph West Village Restoration by Steven Harris Architects and Fox Nahem (Townhouse); West Village Conversion by Gluckman Tang Architects and Nina Seirafi Interior Design; Bleecker Street Loft by Lubrano Ciavarra Architects (Kitchen and Bath); Barneys New York Downtown Flagship by Steven Harris Architects (High Fashion Retail); Adidas by Gensler and Checkland Kinlesydes (Mixed Retail); Cadillac House by Gensler (Showroom); Statue of Liberty Museum by FXFOWLE (On the Boards); New York Public Library – 53rd Street Branch by TEN Arquitectos (NYCxDESIGN X-Factor). Read More
The 2017 AIA Brooklyn + Queens Design Awards honored Artist Residence by Lynch Eisinger Design Architects; Prismatic Bay Townhouse by Peterson Rich Office; Creston Avenue Residences by Magnusson Architecture and Planning; 365 Bond Street by Hill West Architects; Navy Green by FXFOWLE; Fulton Street Development by GreenbergFarrow; Elmhurst Community Library by Marpillero Pollak Architects; The Novogratz Center for Athletics by Jack L. Gordon Architects; Olmsted Center Annex by BKSK Architects; Park Slope Townhouse by GRADE; Spire Lofts by Zambrano Architectural Design; Maple Street School by Barker Freeman Design Office Architects, Marvel Architects, and 4Mative Design Studio; Warehouse Loft by studio modh architecture; Resort in the Maharashtra Hills by Khanna Schultz; Josai i-House Dormitory by Studio SUMO; Courtyard House by vonDalwig Architecture; North Brother Island School + Habitat by Ian M. Ellis and Frances Peterson; 1490 Southern Boulevard by Bernheimer Architecture; and Brooklyn Cinematic Hotel by Yasmine Zeghar. Read More
The winners of the 2017 Architectural League Prize for Young Architects + Designers includes New York City-based Mustafa Faruki of theLab-lab for architecture and Syracuse-based Jonathan Louie and Nicole McIntosh of Architecture Office and Greg Corso and Molly Hunker of SPORTS. Read More
The winners of the 2017 AIA Housing Awards included BIG – Bjarke Ingels Group and SLCE Architects for VIA 57 WEST… The 2017 AIA COTE Top Ten Awards included Dattner Architects and WXY architecture + urban design for Manhattan Districts 1/2/5 Garage and Spring Street Salt Shed… The AIA/American Library Association 2017 Library Building Awards recognized Andrew Berman Architect for the renovation and expansion of the New York Public Library Stapleton Branch in Staten Island. Read More
ASLA-NY’s 2017 Design Awards honored the Battery Perimeter, Bikeway, Oval, and Woodland by Quennell Rotschild & Partners and Starr Whitehouse Landscape Architects and Planners; Governors Island Phase 2: The Hills by West 8 Urban Design & Landscape Architecture and Mathews Nielsen Landscape Architects; Abstract Morphology by Hollander Design Landscape Architects; Navy Pier South Dock and Polk Bros. Plaza by James Corner Field Operations and Navy Pier; Hudson Highland Cottage by Nelson Byrd Woltz Landscape Architects, Larry Weaner Landscape Associates, and Sharon Davis Design; Olana Strategic Landscape Design Plan by Nelson Byrd Woltz Landscape Architects, Suzanne Turner Associates, and The LA Group; the Naval Cemetery by Nelson Byrd Woltz Landscape Architects, Larry Weaner Landscape Associates, and Marvel Architects; Southwest Brooklyn by AECOM; St. Patrick’s Island by W Architecture and Landscape Architecture and Civitas; Resiliency Rocks Garden by Local Office Landscape and Urban Design; Croton Water Filtration Plant by Ken Smith Landscape Architect and Grimshaw Architects; Compass Residences by Starr Whitehouse Landscape Architects and Planners; Gardens Rising Green Infrastructure Feasibility Study by WE Design; Times Square Reconstruction by Snøhetta; and The Spiral by BIG – Bjarke Ingels Group. See the winning projects on view at the Center for Architecture’s “ASLA-NY 2017 Design Awards” exhibition. Read More
This year, the American Institute of Architects elevated 178 of its members to the College of Fellows, an honor awarded to those who have made contributions of national significance to the profession. No less than 18 of these architects are members of the AIA New York Chapter, who were honored at a special New Fellows Reception at AIANY’s Center for Architecture on March 13: Read More
Jessica Sheridan, AIA, LEED AP, Senior Associate at Mancini Duffy, is one of the recipients of the AIA 2017 Young Architects Award. Read More