Pierhouse in the Sunday Times

Nov 25, 2013
Pierhouse in the Sunday Times

Pierhouse | Marvel Architects

“Jonathan Marvel, the founder and principal of Marvel Architects, which designed Pierhouse and its interiors, said he had wanted a development that would be ‘iconic’ on one level, but also [...more...]


Marvel Takes over Hotel Chelsea Renovation

Nov 23, 2013
Marvel Takes over Hotel Chelsea Renovation

Photo via Curbed Photo Pool/Harris Graber

Curbed broke the news that Marvel Architects has been hired by King & Grove to take over renovations at the Hotel Chelsea.

“A tipster reports that King & Grove, the boutique hoteliers [...more...]


Pratt Institute Developing First Ever Placemaking Degree

Nov 21, 2013
Pratt Institute Developing First Ever Placemaking Degree

photo © Project for Public Spaces

Jonathan Marvel is excited to join the Pratt Institute’s faculty that is launching the nation’s first “Master’s in Urban Placemaking and Management.” What is that, exactly? [...more...]


El Nuevo Dia – Jonathan Marvel, Juror at the XIII Biennale of Architecture

Nov 16, 2013
El Nuevo Dia – Jonathan Marvel, Juror at the XIII Biennale of Architecture

The Jury of the XIII Biennale of Architecture and Landscape Architecture of Puerto Rico announced the winning projects at an event held at the headquarters of the College of Architects and Landscape Architects of Puerto Rico. All projects [...more...]


Wall Street Journal Covers McCarren Pool Ice Rink

Nov 15, 2013
Wall Street Journal Covers McCarren Pool Ice Rink

The Wall Street Journal announces the opening of McCarren Ice Rink, which we designed as part of our comprehensive (and award winning) renovation:

“The pool, one of the country’s first municipal watering holes,  has undergone [...more...]


St. Ann’s Warehouse Featured in the Wall Street Journal

Nov 12, 2013
St. Ann’s Warehouse Featured in the Wall Street Journal

St. Ann’s Warehouse broke ground for its new permanent home in the former Tobacco Warehouse in Brooklyn Bridge Park. The Wall Street Journal’s Lana Bortolot goes in-depth on the design process with Jonathan Marvel, who went [...more...]


St. Ann’s Ground-Breaking

Oct 31, 2013
St. Ann’s Ground-Breaking

St. Ann’s Warehouse has broken ground!

David Belt and Jonathan Marvel at the St. Ann’s Warehouse Groundbreaking.

See NY1 coverage here.

See more about the project here.  [...more...]


McCarren Ice Rink Set to Open!

Oct 16, 2013
McCarren Ice Rink Set to Open!

We designed the award winning McCarren Pool to double as an ice rink, and that will open for the first time on Nov. 15!

See The New York Times article here.

See more images and read about the project here. [...more...]


Jonathan Marvel at MAS Summit

Oct 15, 2013
Jonathan Marvel at MAS Summit

Jonathan Marvel will be giving one of the Smart Talks on Friday, Oct. 18 at the 2013 MAS Summit. Entitled “Vertical Garden City,” his talk will focus on Tokyo’s approach to mixed-use super blocks, and what New York City can [...more...]


McCarren Pool wins MASterworks Award

Oct 9, 2013
McCarren Pool wins MASterworks Award

Marvel Architects is pleased to announce that McCarren Pool and Bathhouse has won the 2013 MASterworks Award for “Best Restoration.” The MASterworks Awards, given by the Municipal Art Society, recognize excellence in architecture [...more...]