Names in the News

Jill Lerner, FAIA, 2013 AIANY President, was selected to serve on the AIA NYS Regional Director Nominating Committee…

The winners of the first annual Architizer A+ Awards include: Residential: Daeyang Gallery and House, and Sliced Porosity Block – CapitaLand Raffles City by Steven Holl Architects (an AIANY 2013 Design Awards Winner); Via Verde – The Green Way by Dattner Architects and Grimshaw; skyhouse by David Hotson Architect; Commercial: Camper House of Shoes by Shigeru Ban Architects + Dean Maltz Architect; Marc Jacobs Tokyo Flagship by Jaklitsch/Gardner Architects

…Louis Vuitton – Yayoi Kusama’s pop up store by THEVERYMANY, Wythe Hotel by Morris Adjmi Architects and STK Midtown by ICRAVE; Transportation: Carrasco International by Rafael Viñoly Architects; Marine Company 01 by CR Studio Architects; Cultural: Lincoln Center Theater/LCT3 by H3 Hardy Collaboration Architecture; Sperone Westwater by Foster + Partners; Whitney Studio by LOT-EK; Institutional: The University of California, San Francisco, Ray and Dagmar Dolby Regeneration Medicine Building by Rafael Viñoly Architects; U.S. Land Port of Entry in Calais, ME, by Robert Siegel Architects; Barclays Arena at Atlantic Yards by SHoP Architects (also an AIANY 2013 Design Awards Winner); Landscape: Brooklyn Botanic Garden Visitor Center by Weiss/Manfredi; Forest Pavilion/Y Lu Duqai a Luma by nARCHITECTS; Webb Chapel Park Pavilion by Cooper Joseph Studio (yet another AIANY 2013 Design Awards Winner!); Bilbao Waterfront Master Plan and Urban Design by Balmori Associates  [View the full list of winners here]…

The 2013 American Society of Landscape Architects New York Chapter Design Honor Award winners include: Dirtworks Landscape Architects for Camphill Ghent: Holistic Site Planning for Elders; Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates for Pier 1, Brooklyn Bridge Park; Edmund Hollander Landscape Architects for Summer Cottage and Meadowmere; Lee Weintraub Associates for Via Verde – The Green Way; HM White Site Architects for MiMA and Brooklyn Botanic Gardens Visitor Center; Starr Whitehouse Landscape Architects for Bushwick Inlet Park; The Saratoga Associates for Daylighting the Saw Mill River; and Nelson Byrd Woltz Landscape Architects for Orongo Station Homestead Gardens…Merit Award winners include: Landgarden for Community Garden; Thomas Balsley Associates for Perk Park and Garden Court – Intercontinental Hotel, Times Square; Mathews Nielsen Landscape Architects for Newport Green; Edmund Hollander Landscape Architects for The Camp and On the Bluff; Prospect Park Alliance for Lakeshore, The North Side of the Lake; and Supermass Studio for Barazil Oasis Agrarian Eco-Town… [Winners are on view at the Center for Architecture through 04.20.13].

Brooklyn-based KSE Studio was one of three runners-up in the inaugural Flat Lot competition to design and build a temporary pavilion this summer in Flint, MI, sponsored by the AIA Flint Chapter and the Flint Public Art Project…

Louis Nelson has been honored with a Career Achievement Award by his alma mater, Pratt Institute…

Jonathan F. P. Rose has been named an Honorary Member of the AIA…