“What is most astonishing about the sumptuous restoration of the I. Miller facade on West 46th Street is that it was accompanied by the construction of a 150-foot-high LED sign that towers over the store but seems thoroughly appropriate.” [...more...]
Jonathan Marvel has an op-ed in Crain’s New York Business making the connection between the demand for micro-unit housing and the shortage of affordable housing in New York City.
“The city has a micro-unit pilot project underway [...more...]
Lana Bortolot of the Wall Street Journal puts the 14+9 Townhouses in context:
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“Begun as a set of 14 single-family homes in 2006 on a formerly blighted block of empty lots, and now nearing completion with an additional [...more...]
Pratt Students Learn Nuts and Bolts of Architects’ Work on Construction Sites
By Ruth Samuelson
Architecture students are famous for practically living in their studios. But as professionals, they’ll also work in a distinctly different [...more...]
Marvel Architects assisted the owners of the I. Miller building at 1552 Broadway to install 9,000 square feet of LED signage on this historic building. The 1926 landmark building itself has undergone a full restoration.
The Bear Island Design Assembly 2013 Project: Farm Stand for Islesboro Central School, received a Citation for Excellence in Architecture from the AIA Vermont, awarded to McLeod Kredell Architects and Marvel Architects.
The Bear Island [...more...]
An East River Panorama with Pierhouse center right.
Matt Chaban of the Daily News covers Pierhouse:
“To help the 108-unit building fit better in its surroundings, architect Jonathan Marvel started by cladding the base in the same granite [...more...]
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...]
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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...]
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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...]