Selected Clients

Belmont Freeman Architects

Bruner/Cott & Associates

Bruner Foundation, Inc./The Rudy Bruner Award for Urban Excellence

Croxton Collaborative Architects

Intercontinental Curatorial Project, Inc.

Leers Weinzapfel Associates


Moshe Safdie and Associates

Nicole Migeon Architects

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 Architects: 1200 Fifth Avenue

The Wall Street Journal – Leers Weinzapfel Associates: Harvard University District Energy Facility

ArchDaily – Belmont Freeman Architects: Firm Profile

Architectural Record – Hopkins+ Bruner/Cott Architects: Smith Campus Center

ARCHITECT – Bruner/Cott: Hampshire College R.W. Kern Center (Net Zero)

The Architect’s Newspaper – MNLA + Heatherwick Studio’s Little Island

Dezeen – Leers Weinzapfel: John. W. Olver Timber Design Building, UMass Amherst (First CLT Academic Building in the US)

Domus – Bruner/Cott: MASS MoCA Building 6

Fast Company – Leers Weinzapfel: Adohi Hall , University of Arkansas (Largest Timber Building in the US)

Metropolis – Wid Chapman Crafts Interiors that are Meditations on Life and Color

Preservation – Belmont Freeman: Engine Company 23

Spaces4Learning – MNLA: Smith College Landscape Master Plan


Architectural Digest – Wid Chapman: Industry Kitchen

Architectural Review – Leers Weinzapfel: OSU Chilled Water Plant

BD+C – Bruner/Cott: Urban Housing Revival – Three Creative Multifamily Housing Renovations

Cultured – Bruner/Cott: Firm Profile

Curbed – MNLA: Hudson Square Corridor

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

Hospitality Design – Wid Chapman: Meet the Minds Behind Restaurant Design

Interior Design – Wid Chapman: Infuses an Indian Eatery in Manhattan with Cultural Iconography

Landscape Architecture Magazine – MNLA: Collage Material: For New Master Plan, MNLA Embraced Smith College’s Ethos of Participation

Living Future – Bruner/Cott: Hampshire College R.W. Kern Center (Net Zero)

New York Magazine – Nicole Migeon: Bathhouse for Rachel Maddow

Oculus – Wid Chapman: Watermark

Retrofit – Leers Weinzapfel: Donahue Family Academic Arts Center

SCUP Planning Journal – Leers Weinzapfel: On Collaborative Spaces

TOPOS – MNLA: The Lowline

World Architecture News – Leers Weinzapfel: Wentworth Institute of Technology Center for Engineering, Innovation, and Sciences

World Interiors News – Hopkins + Bruner/Cott: Smith Campus Center

World Landscape Architecture – MNLA: Rockefeller U. River Campus



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