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AIA New York is the oldest and largest chapter of the American Institute of Architects with over 5,500 members.


Space Syntax provides creative expertise in architecture & urban planning. Operating worldwide, we combine global design experience with advanced digital technologies. Our modelling tools forecast the social, economic &...


ecosistema urbano is a design and consulting company operating within the fields of urbanism, architecture, engineering and sociology, with offices in Madrid and Miami.


OMA is an international practice operating within the traditional boundaries of architecture and urbanism. AMO, a research and design studio, applies architectural thinking to domains beyond.


The MIT Norman B. Leventhal Center for Advanced Urbanism is committed to fostering a rigorous design culture for the large scale; by focusing our disciplinary conversations about architecture, urban...


ZUS [Zones Urbaines Sensibles] develops solicited and unsolicited design and research in architecture, urbanism, and landscape design. ZUS contributes to the changing urban landscape through its dedication to architecture’s...


Interboro is an award-winning, Brooklyn-based firm offering inventive and inclusive architecture, urban design, and planning services. The foundation of all our work is good listening, keen observation, and productive...


BIG is a Copenhagen, New York, London and Barcelona based group of architects, designers, urbanists, landscape professionals, interior and product designers, researchers and inventors. The office is currently involved...


The Living, a first-of-its-kind Autodesk Studio, combines research and practice, exploring new ideas and technologies through prototyping. The studio’s work embraces the complexity at the intersection of ideas, technologies,...


Pernilla Ohrstedt Studio is a London-based architecture and design practice with an international reputation for realising innovative projects that span the disciplines of architecture, art, design and fashion.  Specialising...


HAIKO CORNELISSEN ARCHITECTURE is a New York-based office with Amsterdam roots where the knowledge of architects, historians, designers, builders, researchers, developers and engineers is combined into spatial solutions that...


Young Projects LLC is a design studio founded by Bryan Young in New York City in 2010, whose work includes buildings, interiors, objects, material prototyping and furniture. Geometry, pattern,...


Atelier Cho Thompson is a bi-coastal design and concept firm, working between the disciplines of architecture, interiors, graphics and design strategy. Founded by two Asian-American women, ACT has embarked...


AD—WO is an art and architecture practice based in New York City, and by extension, between Melbourne and Addis Ababa. The practice aims to establish an operational terrain between...


Based in New York City, we collaborate with leading cultural institutions, universities, tech companies, and nonprofits to reinvent the way they present themselves visually and strategically. We express the...


Young & Ayata formed a partnership in New York in 2008 to explore the conceptual and aesthetic possibilities of architecture and urbanism. The practice is dedicated to both built...


FreelandBuck is a Los Angeles and New York City-based architectural office founded and led by Brennan Buck and David Freeland. Established in 2010, the office makes buildings, spaces, and...


B-KD (Büro Koray Duman) is a research-driven architecture and design studio based in New York City and Istanbul. We believe that architecture should be functional and unexpected; engaging and poetic;...


LOT is an award winning architecture and design firm with offices in New York and in Greece focusing on applying strong design concepts with consciousness and pragmatism. LOT works...


STUDIOKCA is an award-winning architecture and design firm led by Jason Klimoski and Lesley Chang based in Brooklyn, New York with projects ranging in scale and complexity from lighting fixtures...


Led by Jennifer Sage FAIA, and Peter Coombe AIA, Sage and Coombe Architects has built a portfolio focused on social infrastructure through diverse projects ranging from the multiphase transformation...


Method Design is an award winning NYC based practice, that has designed and built over 250 projects in eight states in every region of the country, and abroad in...


Based in New York City, with projects in the greater New York City area, the US, and internationally, Bureau V designs projects that often falls on the border of...


Allied Works was established to engage artists, builders, and thinkers in a collective pursuit of new expression. We are a community of makers, friends, peers that share a passion...


Stereotank is a design studio founded by Marcelo Ertorteguy and Sara Valente, dedicated to the research and exploration of the common grounds between architecture, art and sound. The studio...


e+i studio is a dynamic architecture and design practice based in New York City. Founded formally in 2010 by partners Eva Perez de Vega and Ian Gordon, after years of...


Studio Eber is an award-winning New York City-based architecture and design studio founded by Hayley Eber. The studio actively engages projects that seek to expand the boundaries of architecture,...


As more and more of the world is virtual and immaterial, architecture has become increasingly important to our lives. Inaba Williams grew out of a desire by organizations to...


SOFTlab is a design studio based in New York City. The studio combines a research-based design practice with an interest in how technology, craft, and materials come together in...


SCHAUM/SHIEH is a small architectural collaboration operating between Houston, TX and New York City. Rosalyne Shieh and Troy Schaum established SCHAUM/SHIEH in 2009 around overlapping interests in art, form,...


Kyle May, Architect PC (KM,A) is an architectural studio based out of the Bushwick / East Williamsburg neighborhood of Brooklyn, NY. Their contemporary work spans various program types: residential,...


Pei Cobb Freed is an international architecture firm based in New York City.


Montalba Architects, Inc. is an award-winning practice, producing select architecture and urban design related projects in the United States, Europe, and the Middle East. By embracing a humanistic approach...


AAI Architects, P.C. is an established architectural practice based in New York City. The firm offers a full range of architectural, planning, interior and urban design services to a...


Atelier Office is a collaborative practice borne of more than 15 years of experimental work– from the award-winning architecture non-profit Superfront in Brooklyn and Los Angeles to the Detroit-based practice A(n) Office...


Founded in 2007, Sharon Davis Design exists to design extraordinary buildings that transform communities. The firm’s work for nonprofit organizations represents a new model of design, in which innovation...


Jeremy Alain Siegel

Associate, BIG - Bjarke Ingels Group

Jeremy has been working with BIG since the establishment of its New York office in 2010, and brings a focus on issues of urbanism, landscape, infrastructure, and climate change...


Germane Barnes

Director, Studio Barnes

Germane Barnes is the Director of Studio Barnes, a testing ground for the physical and theoretical investigations of architecture’s social and political agency. His design and research contributions have been published and...


WRNS Studio works with today’s most transformative organizations — Microsoft, Stanford University, Google, Princeton University, Airbnb, the University of California, and the Trust for Public Land, to name a...


Snøhetta (Norwegian pronunciation: [ˈsnøːˌhɛtɑ]) began as a collaborative architectural and landscape workshop, and has remained true to its trans-disciplinary way of thinking since its inception. Our work strives to...


Future Expansion

Urban Designer & Strategist

Future Expansion was founded on the belief that the future provides us with the opportunity to constantly improve on the past, that previous solutions should not preclude new inventions,...


Ifeoma Ebo

Urban Designer & Strategist

Ifeoma is an experienced Urban Designer & Strategist with a proven track record in transforming public spaces into platforms for equity and design excellence. In her twenty year career...


MODU aims to elevate the urban experience, linking people to their communities and neighborhoods to cities. Our idea of a new sustainability reimagines cities and buildings that foster new—...


Peterson Rich Office is an interdisciplinary design studio specializing in cultural and residential work. Founded in 2012 by Miriam Peterson and Nathan Rich, Peterson Rich Office was awarded the...


Office III is the architecture and design collective of Sean Canty, Stephanie Lin, and Ryan Golenberg. We are a practice composed of educators and designers based in New York,...


N H D M is a New York-based practice for design and research in architecture and urbanism, founded by its partners Nahyun Hwang and David Eugin Moon. The studio...


BRANDT : HAFERD is a Harlem-based architecture and design studio. Their body of work includes academic research and a range of built projects – from the domestic to the...


Agency—Agency is an award-winning New York City-based architecture and design studio directed by Tei Carpenter. The practice seeks out an expanded role for architecture by engaging buildings, objects, interiors,...


Worrell Yeung is an architecture and design studio based in New York City and founded in 2014. The practice is an award-winning full-service architectural firm with a diverse portfolio...


Only If is a New York City-based design practice for architecture and urbanism founded in 2013 and led by Adam Snow Frampton, AIA and Karolina Czeczek. Only If’s projects...


New Affiliates is an award-winning New York-based design practice led by Ivi Diamantopoulou and Jaffer Kolb. We have completed a range of work, from ground up projects to interiors...


Erin Besler and Ian Besler are cofounders of Besler & Sons, LLC, an office based in New Jersey that designs buildings, objects, videos, software, and exhibitions to expand the...


Bryony Roberts Studio is an award-winning design and research practice based in New York. Integrating methods from architecture, social practice, and historic preservation, the studio creates community-based projects in...


Austin+Mergold (A+M) is a collaborative practice of architecture, landscape, and design, founded by Aleksandr Mergold, AIA and Jason Austin. A+M see our work process as slow architecture. Believing that...


Architensions / ATE is an architectural design studio operating as an agency of research led by Alessandro Orsini and Nick Roseboro based in New York and Rome. Architensions’ research...


Studio Zewde is a vibrant landscape architecture, urban design, and public art practice based in New York City. The firm’s work is lauded for its innovative design methodology that...


Studio Cooke John is a New York-based design studio with a strong focus on high-impact, residential architecture, as well as design for international cultural institutions. With a broad range...


Aleksey leads the creative process and design phases for all SITU projects. Recent projects include designing a 35,000 square foot modular, reconfigurable workspace for a large New York tech...


Jae Shin

Partner, HECTOR

Jae Shin is a designer and partner at HECTOR. She recently served as an Enterprise Rose Architectural Fellow at the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA), where she facilitated...


Ashley Mendelsohn

Architecture Curator and Educator

Ashley Mendelsohn is a multidisciplinary designer, writer, curator, strategist, and educator with a background in architecture. Through her previous work at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in Curatorial, Exhibition...


We’re a New York based multi-disciplinary studio that promotes innovative and environmentally responsible design solutions. In addition to large scale art installations and sculptures, our team has built a...


Toni L. Griffin

Founder, Urban Planning and Design for the American City

Toni L. Griffin is the founder of urbanAC, based in New York, specializing in leading complex, trans-disciplinary planning and urban design projects for multi-sector clients in cities with long...


Justin Garrett Moore

Program Officer, Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

Justin Garrett Moore is the inaugural program officer for the Humanities in Place program at the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. His work focuses on advancing equity, inclusion, and social...


Studio Cadena is an award-winning design and architecture studio interested in engaging contemporary life, the city and its people – in designing new and captivating spaces, places and experiences...


di Domenico + Partners, LLP, was established in 1981 as an interdisciplinary studio to provide services in Architecture, Landscape Architecture and Urban Design. John di Domenico and Andrew Berger,...


LSS Architecture is an award-winning architectural studio inspired by innovation in design, the craft of construction, and a collaborative approach that places our clients’ needs at the center of...


COOKFOX Architects was founded in 2003 by Rick Cook and Bob Fox to pursue beautiful, innovative and sustainable design. Now led by Rick and six partners, our core mission...


Curtis + Ginsberg Architects LLP (C+GA) provides award-winning architectural services, specializing in quality sustainable design that emphasizes the needs of the client, the environment and the community. Based in...


MBB is a women-owned architecture firm located in New York City and led by Mary Burnham, Jeffrey Murphy and Sara Grant. Founded in 1998, we are an interdisciplinary studio...


Dattner Architects is a New York City firm known for design excellence and civic engagement. Our work focuses on civic spaces and the urban experience. We transform environments and...


Studio Libeskind is involved in designing and realizing a diverse array of urban, cultural and commercial projects around the globe.  Our Studio is a collaboration of architects and designers...


Scalar Architecture is an award-winning international design firm based in New York City. As the term indicates, scalar Architecture operates at a variety of scales collaborating with expert partners....


Since 1935, we’ve believed that design has the power to make the world a better, more beautiful place. That’s why clients and community members on nearly every continent partner...


We span 17 studios across 6 regions. We do not have a signature style. We are a multi-authorship practice. We create alongside clients, communities & other creatives. We specialize...


We’re active members of the communities we serve. That’s why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind. The Stantec community unites approximately 22,000 employees working in over...


School of Jellyfish is an interdisciplinary design house for the advancement of sustainable living and renewable energy through architectural interventions, design, and the performing arts.


Gensler is a global architecture, design, and planning firm with 48 locations and more than 6,000 professionals networked across Asia, Europe, Australia, the Middle East, and the Americas. Founded...


Arup is an independent firm of designers, planners, engineers, architects, consultants and technical specialists, working across every aspect of today’s built environment. Together we help our clients solve their...


Farzana Gandhi is a registered architect in New York and a LEED accredited professional. Her architecture practice, Farzana Gandhi Design Studio, focuses on sustainable and socially conscious solutions, both...


AE Superlab is an unconventionally creative, proudly collaborative, cross-disciplinary design and development studio based in Brooklyn, NY. Founded in 2014 in Red Hook, Brooklyn by Ahmed ElHusseiny, AE Superlab...


The aspirations that shape our design include optimizing programmatic functions, strengthening the urban context, promoting sustainable environments, advancing the commercial success of development strategies, and creating beautiful buildings that...


At W Architecture and Landscape Architecture, we create meaningful places where city and nature come together and form new relationships. These new relationships work at multiple scales, connecting communities...


Jaklitsch / Gardner Architects is an award-winning design practice with an international reputation for design excellence, material research, and its exacting commitment to craft. Founded in 1998, and led...


Grimshaw’s international portfolio covers all major sectors, and has been honoured with over 200 international design awards for its commitment to design excellence. The company’s work is characterised by...


Moody Nolan is much more than an architecture firm. At heart, we’re entrepreneurs. We adapt our talents quickly to address each client’s unique vision. In doing so, we create...


SHoP Architects was founded twenty years ago to harness the power of diverse expertise in the design of buildings and environments that improve the quality of public life. Our...


At MARVEL, we recognize that the pressing issues facing contemporary cities, communities, and the natural environment can only be solved with bold, collective action. We embrace global challenges. For...


Henning Larsen is an international studio for architecture, landscape, and urbanism. At the heart of our design philosophy is the play of light and nature. We bring joy to...


Francis Cauffman has broad expertise in our core disciplines, deep industry resources, and top talent. We provide architecture, interior design, and planning services in four major areas of focus:...


With offices around the globe housing specialized design expertise, your integrated design team is backed by the more than 1,000+ design professionals and the resources of the entire firm....


nARCHITECTS is a Brooklyn-based architectural studio working nationally and internationally on new buildings, transformations, and public spaces. The practice was founded to address contemporary issues in architecture through conceptually...


MOS Architects is a New York–based architecture studio, founded by principals Hilary Sample and Michael Meredith in 2005. Sample and Meredith teach at Columbia University and Princeton University, respectively,...


Design Advocates is a network of experienced architecture, design, and advising firms, as well as individuals, who volunteer their time and expertise to collaborate on projects, research, and advocacy...


Architecture Research Office (ARO) is the New York City firm led by Stephen Cassell, Kim Yao, and Adam Yarinsky. Since 1993, the firm’s diverse project portfolio— spanning strategic planning,...


LTL Architects (Lewis.Tsurumaki.Lewis) is a design intensive architecture firm founded in 1997 by Paul Lewis, Marc Tsurumaki and David J. Lewis, located in New York City. Lewis.Tsurumaki.Lewis engages a...


SO–IL was born in New York in 2008. Diverse in origin, our team of collaborators speaks a dozen languages and is informed by global narratives and perspectives. We are...


Barbara Wilks

Principal and Founder, W Architecture and Landscape Architecture

Barbara Wilks, FASLA, FAIA, principal and founder of W Architecture and Landscape Architecture, is a leader in the field of design. As an architect and a landscape architect, Barbara...


Latoya Kamdang

Director of Operations, Moody Nolan

Latoya Nelson Kamdang is the Director of Operations of the NY Studio of Moody Nolan and a U.S. Fulbright Senior Scholar.


Denis Hector

RA, LEED AP, Associate Professor, School of Architecture, University of Miami

Denis Hector, R.A., LEED AP, is an associate professor in the University of Miami School of Architecture and the Department of Civil, Architectural & Environmental Engineering.


Derek T. Hill

Graduate Student, University of Florida School of Architecture

Derek Hill is as a graduate architectural design student at the University of Florida, where his unrelenting pursuit of the best possible product has informed his professional and personal...


Marilys R. Nepomechie

Professor of Architecture, Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives, College of Communication, Architecture + The Arts, Florida International University

Marilys R. Nepomechie, FAIA, is an architect, professor of architecture, and associate dean for strategic initiatives at the Florida International University College of Communication, Architecture + the Arts.


Christopher Yanes

Graduate Student, Architecture and Urban and Regional Planning, University of Florida

Christopher, is the fourth generation in his family to attend the University of Florida, completing his Bachelors of Design with a concentration in architecture.


Martha Kohen

Director, University of Florida Center for Hydro-generated Urbanism CHU College of Design Construction and Planning, Professor

Martha Kohen graduated from the University of Cambridge and UDELAR Uruguay in architecture and urban design.


Maria Estefania Barrios

Research Associate, Center of Hydro-generated Urbanism, University of Florida

Born in Uruguay 1986, Maria moved to the United States in 2003. She holds an Associate in Arts in Architecture from Miami-Dade College and a Bachelor’s degree in Design...


Anthony Abbate

Director and Professor, School of Architecture, Florida Atlantic University

Anthony Abbate, AIA, NCARB, is associate provost at Florida Atlantic University, and director and professor at the School of Architecture.


Silvia Aloisio

Architect and PhD fellow DRACo, Faculty of Architecture, Sapienza-University of Rome

Silvia Aloisio is an architect and Phd fellow of Sapienza University. She graduated in Architecture from the University of Rome Sapienza with full marks and honors.


Casey Jones

Director of Civic Projects, Perkins&Will

Casey Jones is the firmwide Director of Civic Projects at Perkins and Will. For over 20-years, Mr. Jones has been a leader in the movement to improve the quality...


Sarah Williams Goldhagen

Author & Architecture Critic

Sarah Williams Goldhagen writes, lectures, and consults on Human-Centered Design for architecture and landscapes, cities and urban design, infrastructure and public art—all the things that constitute the built environment....


Benjamin G. Saxe

Executive Director, Studio Saxe

Ben’s belief in the positive role architecture can play in society around the world stems from his studies in Costa Rica and the US, as well as his work...


Erik Verboon

Principal, Managing Director, Walter P Moore

Erik Verboon is the Co-Founder and Managing Director of the Walter P Moore New York office. Trained in both architecture and engineering, Erik brings a deep global experience with...


Kishore Varanasi

Director of Urban Design, CBT

Kishore Varanasi is an award-winning urban designer, strategist, innovator, teacher, and writer, and brings over 15 years of professional experience in architecture and urban design. The Director of Urban...


V. Mitch McEwen

Principal, Atelier Office

V. Mitch McEwen is a multifaceted architectural designer with international experience. McEwen also teaches at Princeton School of Architecture, where she directs the architecture and technology research group Black...


Alfredo Caraballo

Co-Chair, Van Alen Council

Partner, Allies and Morrison

An architect, Alfredo is a partner at Allies and Morrison, the London-based architecture and urbanism practice. He leads on the design of a broad range of projects from conceptual...


Jing Liu

Founding Partner & Principal, SO-IL

Jing Liu is Founding Partner and Principal of SO – IL and an avid educator. Jing Liu co-founded SO – IL in 2008 with an emphasis on building cultural...


Carla Swickerath

Chair, Van Alen Board

Partner, Studio Libeskind

Since joining Studio Libeskind in 1999, Carla Swickerath has gained diverse experience in cultural, civic, retail, commercial, residential and planning projects around the world.


Elaine Molinar

Partner & Managing Director, Snøhetta

Elaine Molinar began her career as a designer of the Alexandria Library in Egypt after participating in the initial conception for Snøhetta’s winning competition entry.  Throughout her time with...


Gert Wingårdh

Founder, Wingårdhs Arkitektkontor

Born in Skövde in 1951, Gert Wingårdh spent his early years in Gothenburg. After studying history and theory of art, he quickly settled on architecture. Soon after graduation in...


Jonas Edblad

Partner, Wingårdhs Arkitektkontor

Jonas Edblad, Architect SAR/MSA, has extensive experience in urban design and planning of public buildings, universities, schools, cultural centers, commercial complexes and offices. As project architect for award-winning projects...


Carl Bäckstrand

Co-Chair, Van Alen Council

Partner & Vice President, White

Over the past ten years, Carl Bäckstrand has held various management positions within White. Strategic development is fundamental to Carl’s role, both in his former position as Regional Director...


Monica von Schmalensee

Co-Chair, Van Alen Council

CEO, White

Monica von Schmalensee is an architect and the CEO of White Arkitekter. Monica has a great interest in the changing urban landscape and the interplay between society and place....


Mark Gardner

Principal, Jaklitsch / Gardner Architects

Mark L. Gardner is a principal at Jaklitsch / Gardner Architects (J/GA). Located in New York City,  Jaklitsch / Gardner Architects is an award-winning design practice and studio that...


Susanna Sirefman

President, Dovetail Design Strategists

Dovetail Design Strategists is the leading independent architect selection firm in the United States servicing developers, civic, cultural and educational institutions looking for world-class architecture and design excellence.  Dovetail’s...


Hana Kassem

Executive Committee Member, Van Alen Board

Principal, KPF

An accomplished architect, Hana Kassem brings more than 20 years of design experience to her projects. Since joining KPF in 2001, she has led design teams for a variety...


Jared Della Valle

Vice Chair, Van Alen Board

CEO & Founder, Alloy

Jared Della Valle has been a real estate professional and architect for more than 18 years and has managed the acquisition and predevelopment of more than 1 million sf...


Byron Bell

Emeritus

Byron Bell Architects & Planners

Byron Bell is a Registered Architect in the States of Connecticut, New Jersey, and New York as well as a Registered Planner in the State of New Jersey. He...