NEWS



Charlie Bird Restaurant featured in Architectural Digest blog, Daily AD. July 2013

 

5th Ave. Apt featured in Luxe Interiors + Design. Winter 2013. On Newstands now! 

 

West Village Townhouse featured in Architectural Digest. December 2012. 

 

LSS featured in World-Architects online international survey of architectural offices in storefronts. September 2012. 

 

Pond House featured in Architectural Digest. June 2012

 

HSC participates in Lower Manhattan Cultural Council's Access Restricted panel about re-imagining the East River Waterfront Esplanade. March 2012

 

LSS and dlandstudio collaboration on Alley Pond Environmental Center featured in Oculus. Spring 2012 

 

HSC is included in Architectural Record's Building for Social Change: Humanitarian Design list of Nonprofit Firms and Organizations

 

Bay House and Louver House featured in ArchDaily. December 2011

 

LSS featured in The NEW AD100. published in January 2012 Architectural Digest

 

HSC, with the O.U.R. Waterfront Coalition and CB #3 help secure $14 Million grant for the Pier 42 Waterfront Park.

 

HSC takes part in East River waterfront development discussion panel at Columbia University GSAPP. November 2011

 

HSC builds FIERCE interactive pop-up LGBT community center for the West Village

 

LSS lectures at Norwitch University in Vermont in October.

 

The Louver House is featured in the October issue of House and Garden UK.

 

HSC and the Partnership for Parks launch the People Make Parks website at the BMW Guggenheim LAB in September 2011.

 

HSC and the Center for Urban Pedagogy presented "Design+Social Change: How Does That Work?" at the BMW Guggenheim Lab in September 2011.

 

HSC wnis $1 million from the Lower Manhattan Development Corp. for the Allen Street Pedestrian Mall renovation.

 

Bay House featured in August 2011 issue of Architectural Digest

 

LSS featured in New York Dozen by Michael Crosbie, a book profiling twelve of "the most creative young architects in New York." LSS participated in a Q&A panel discussion following the book launch at the Center for Archtiecture.  

 

Stone Houses featured in Arch Daily

 

ChangeObserver profiles the relationship between HSC and LSS

 

LSS will be designing a new nature center for the Alley Pond Environmental Center for the NYC Parks Department

 

Stone House wins 2010 International Property Award

 

LSS will be leading the renovation of Stuyvesant Square Park on 2nd Avenue in Manhattan for the NYC Parks Department

 

Zero Energy House and Brooklyn Community Center featured in the 2010 AIANY Made in New York exhibit in the W. 4th subway station

 

LSS will be designing a new facility for the NYC Parks Department on Wards Island. This new Maintenance and Operations building will serve Monuments and Antiquities, Manhattan Forestry, Manhattan Operations, and 5-Boro Operations.

 

LSS was one of 8 architecture firms selected in the NYC Department of Parks and Recreation's Excellence in Design and Construction program.

 

The Louvre House wins the 2009 Wood Design Awards by Wood Design & Building.


LSS and HSC's Robin Hood Libraries are featured in the L!brary Book, by Annoradha Iyer Siddiqi

 

LSS collaborates with Brian Bell of Design Corps and the Architectural League's Urban Omnibus in the "Make a Difference in Two Days" design/build event. NYC November 2009

 

HSC and LSS participate on the 2009 "Concurrent Urbanities" panel at Parsons The New School for Design. NYC

 

LSS and HSC present work at 2009 Structures for Inclusion conference "GENERATE.ACTIVATE.MAINTAIN" in Dallas, TX

 

HSC presents a semester-long series of guest lectures and workshops on community design during the 2009 fall semester at parsons The New School for Design

 

HSC lectures at New York University and Pratt Institute School of Architecture. NYC 2009

 

Robin Hood Library featured in the 2009 AIA NEW YORK NOW exhibit in the W. 4th subway station.

 

 

ARCHIVES:

 

HSC participates in Urban Omnibus' and Design Corps' Make Difference in Two Days community oriented design/build program.


HSC's Ground Up Design Education Curriculum awarded Honorable Mention by the US Green Building Council's Awards for Excellence in Green Building Education. 2009

 

Redesign plan for NYC Parks and DOT transformation of Allen & Pike Street Pedestrian Malls into multi-use neighborhood green space is moving forward! 2009

 

HSC lectures at Pratt Institute School of Architecture. NYC 2007

 

 

HSC appears on NYCTV: "It's My Park Day! Avenue of the Immigrants" June 2006

 

 

LSS presents Sebago Canoe Club at the 2006 MWA Waterfront Conference.

 

 

HSC presents a retrospective: "Bad Design Darts and Other Methods of Community Led Improvement" at the Municipal Art Society. 2006

 

HSC presents work at the 2005 Structures for Inclusion conference "Going to Scale".

 

Prefabricated house featured on: "A Town For All Tastes", Dream Builders. Episode #1002. HGTV 2002

 

LSS work space features in "OpenHouseNewYork", NYC 2007,2006,2005,2004

 

LSS work featured in "NEXT" Center for Architecture. NYC June 2004

 

Prefabricated house featured as part of Prospect Now Town in the 2003 Cooper Hewitt Museum National Design Triennial: "Inside Design Now."

 

 

AWARDS



AD100
Architectural Digest 100 top architecture and design firms

2010 IES Illuminations Award of Merit
Robin Hood Libraries P.S. 31 & P.S. 110

HSC wins prestigious 2010 Union Square Arts Award. The Arts award recognizes “the exceptional and leadership role of arts organizations working with youth and families.”
Union Square Awards

2010 A/L Light and Architecture Design Special Citation Award
Robin Hood Libraries P.S. 31 & P.S. 110

2010 International Residential Property Awards Highly Commended
Stone House

2009 Wood Design & Building Awards Merit
Louver House

2009 Residential Architect Design Award
Louver House

2008 Honorable Mention- From the Ground up: Innovative Green Homes Competition, Syracuse, New York.

PUBLICATIONS & MEDIA


 

Books, Magazines

 

"SCALING NEW HEIGHTS"

Elle Decor

June 2014

 

"PERFECT PARING"

Luxe Interiors + Design

Winter 2013

 

"FORWARD MARCH"

Architectural Digest

December 2012

 

"STOREFRONTS FOR ARCHITECTS"

World-Architects online

September 2012

 

"POLITELY, PERSUASIVELY MODERN"

Architectural Digest, June 2012

 

"BREAKING BARRIERS"

Oculus, Spring 2012


"THE NEW AD100."

Architectural Digest, January 2012


"COUNTRY FUSION."

House and Garden UK, October 2011


"VANTAGE POINT."

Architectural Digest. August 2011


New York Dozen: Gen X Architects

Michael J. Crosbie

United States: Images Publishing Group, 2011.


The L!BRARY Book.

United States:Princeton Architectural Press, 2010.

 

Celebrating Excellence in Wood Structures

Canada: Canadian Wood Council, 2010.

 

"Good Digs."

Azure. June 2009

 

“Record Houses.”

Architectural Record Online. April 2009

 

“Specifier’s Choice.”

AJ Specification. January 2009

 

200 Oustanding House Ideas.

United States: Firefly Books Inc., 2008.

 

1000 x Architecture of the Americas.

Germany: Verlagshaus Braun, 2008.

“Life within Nature.”

a+a. December 2008

 

“A Master Symphony.”

Hamptons / Connecticut Cottages and Gardens, December 2008

 

“Family Gathering.”

Spaces. December 2008

 

“Workspace.”

Residential Architect.
November-December. 2008

 

“Green Home.”

Vision, November 2008.

 

“Kinetic Loft.”

Design India, October 2008

 

“Variations of the Original and New.”

a+a, August 2008

 

“House of the Month.”

Architectural Record Online, 
May 2008

 

“Studio Visit.”

The Architect’s Newspaper, May 2008

 

“Chop’t,”

FORM magazine, Nov/Dec 2007

 

Melvin, Jeremy. Country Houses Today.

Great Britain: John Wiley & Sons Ltd, 2006

 

The Great Neighborhood Book, Project for Public Spaces, 2006

 

Melvin, Jeremy- Country Homes Today, Great Britain: John Wiley & Sons Ltd, 2006

 

"Gathering Neighbor's Dreams for a shabby Playground", New York Times, October 2006

 

"Public Amusements", Architect's Newspaper, June 2006

 

"Found in Translation", Metropolis Magazine, january 2006

 

“Signs of a Community.”

Metro Paper, June 2006.

 

“The Opening of Allen St., Chinatown ‘Walk of Fame’.”

Sing Tao Daily Paper, June 2006.

 

“The Avenue of the Immigrants.”

World Journal, June 2006.

 

“Public School Art Notes
from All Over.”

Grand Street News, June 2006.

 

“Architects and Students Collaborate on Mall Project.”

Downtown Express, April 2006.

 

“Youthful Collaboration.”

Metropolis Magazine, January 2005.

 

“StreetWise.”

Architect’s Newspaper, Fall 2005.

 

“Small Spaces, Big Hearts.”

Oculus Magazine, Fall 2005.

 

50 of the World’s Best Apartment.

Australia: Images Publishing, 2004.

 

New Bars and Restaurants.

New York: Harper Design, 2004.

 

Restaurant Design.

Cologne: daab gmbh, 2004

 

“Faces of the Future.”

Oculus Magazine, Spring 2004.

 

“RIBA Awards 2004,”

The Architect’s Journal, June 2004.