Selected Clients

Belmont Freeman Architects

Bruner/Cott & Associates

Bruner Foundation, Inc.

Croxton Collaborative Architects

Intercontinental Curatorial Project, Inc.

Leers Weinzapfel Associates


Moshe Safdie and Associates

Queensland Government, Australia

The Consulate General of Luxembourg, New York

The National Trust for Historic Preservation

The Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, New York

Wid Chapman Architects

In the News


The New York Times – Wid Chapman’s Fifth Avenue Apartment

The Wall Street Journal – Leers Weinzapfel: Best Architecture of 2017

ArchDaily – Leers Weinzapfel Associates Firm Profile

Architectural Record – Hopkins+ Bruner/Cott’s Smith Campus Center

ARCHITECT – Bruner/Cott’s Net Zero R.W. Kern Center

Dezeen – Leers Weinzapfel’s John. W. Olver Timber Design Building

Domus – Bruner Cott’s MASS MoCA Building 6

Fast Company – Leers Weinzapfel’s Timber Adohi Hall

Metropolis – Rudy Bruner Award: Designs Transform Communities

Preservation – MNLA’s Cold Spring Foundry Preserve


Architectural Digest – Wid Chapman’s Industry Kitchen

Architectural Review – Leers Weinzapfel’s OSU Chilled Water Plant

BD+C – Leers Weinzapfel on Higher Education Design

Cultured – Bruner/Cott Firm Profile

Curbed – MNLA’s Hudson Square Corridor

Domus – Bruner Cott’s MASS MoCA Building 6

Healthcare Design – Bruner/Cott’s Brigham & Women’s Hospital Dining

Hospitality Design – Wid Chapman Profile

Interior Design – Wid Chapman Industry Kitchen IDTV Walk-Through

Landscape Architecture Magazine – MNLA Signe Nielsen Talks

Net Zero Buildings – Bruner/Cott’s R.W. Kern Center

New York Magazine – Nicole Migeon’s Bathhouse for Rachel Maddow

Oculus – Wid Chapman’s Watermark

Retrofit – Leers Weinzapfel’s Middlesex College Academic Arts Center

SCUP Planning Journal – Leers Weinzapfel on Collaborative Spaces

Spaces4Learning – Bruner/Cott’s Lunder Arts Center

The Architect’s Newspaper –  MNLA’s Freeman Plaza West

TOPOS – MNLA’s The Lowline

Wallpaper – MNLA’s Governors Island Planting Plan

WorldArchitectureNews – Leers Weinzapfel’s Historic Train Depot Redux

WorldInteriorsNews – Hopkins + Bruner/Cott’s Smith Campus Center

WorldLandscapeArchitecture – MNLA’s Rockefeller U. River Campus



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