Names in the News

The National Academy announced its newly-elected members, including architects Renzo Piano, Hon. FAIA; Moshe Safdie, FAIA; and David Adjaye, Hon. FAIA

Via Verde – The Green Way by Dattner Architects and Grimshaw Architects was shortlisted for the Royal Institute of British Architects’ Lubetkin Prize for the best international building, along with Galaxy Soho by Zaha Hadid Architects and Cooled Conservatories by Wilkinson Eyre

Tim Milton, MIES, LEED AP, USAI Lighting’s Northeast Regional Manager, has been elected President of the Illuminating Engineering Society New York Section, and lighting designer Brian Belluomini, MIES, Co-founder and Principal of Shimstone Design Studio, is the section’s new Vice President…
Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg has nominated Kyle E. Kimball to serve as the next President of the New York City Economic Development Corporation, replacing Seth W. Pinsky, who is leaving the position to pursue a private-sector opportunity as Executive Vice President at RXR Realty.

NBBJ’s New York office has announced the addition of four to lead the firm’s interior design practice: Mark Harbick, AIA, Interior Design Principal; Suzanne Carlson, Assoc. AIA, Interior Design Principal; Barbara Zieve, Director of Workplace Design; and Amy Roy, Senior Associate and Project Manager…

Brien McDaniel has returned to FXFOWLE as an Associate and Director of Communications…

The Madison Square Park Conservancy has appointed Brooke Kamin Rapaport as Senior Curator for its renowned program, Mad Sq. Art.