Marvel Architects among firms chosen to participate in the DDC’s Design and Construction Excellent 2.0 program

Oct 18, 2016
Marvel Architects among firms chosen to participate in the DDC’s Design and Construction Excellent 2.0 program

“Today the New York City Department of Design and Construction (DDC) announced the latest round of local firms pre-qualified to design public projects in the five boroughs.

Through the Design and Construction Excellence 2.0 Program, [...more...]


Adaptive Reuse: Constancy and Change | Center for Architecture

Oct 6, 2016
Adaptive Reuse: Constancy and Change | Center for Architecture

Continuing on the 2016 AIANY Presidential Theme and exhibition, Authenticity and Innovation, the AIANY Interiors Committee is delighted to host a panel on adaptive reuse in interior design. Three leading architects in the field will discuss [...more...]


A ‘Cathedral to Manufacturing’ Is Reborn | Wall Street Journal

Sep 28, 2016
A ‘Cathedral to Manufacturing’ Is Reborn | Wall Street Journal

Even as a rusted shell five years ago, Building 128 in the Brooklyn Navy Yard projected a singular presence, a vast space with steel trusswork stretching into pitched 70-foot ceilings.

Wall Street Journal A ‘Cathedral to Manufacturing’ [...more...]


Inside New Lab, an 84,000-Square-Foot Tech Paradise in Brooklyn | Vanity Fair

Aug 13, 2016
Inside New Lab, an 84,000-Square-Foot Tech Paradise in Brooklyn | Vanity Fair

Left, New Lab, a collaborative workspace for emerging technology in robotics, artificial intelligence, and design, has just opened in the Brooklyn Navy Yard, once the epicenter of American shipbuilding. Now the refurbished warehouse [...more...]


Downtown Manhattan Is the New Frontier of the Car-Free City

Aug 13, 2016
Downtown Manhattan Is the New Frontier of the Car-Free City

© Paul Warchol

“Lower Manhattan’s Financial District—with its pre-car, pre-grid layout of twisting narrow streets—is the natural next frontier for walkers. Data from traffic analytics firm Inrix shows that even on the area’s [...more...]


A Very Tall Rental in Prospect-Lefferts Gardens | NY Times

Aug 12, 2016
A Very Tall Rental in Prospect-Lefferts Gardens | NY Times

The view east from the top floor of the Parkline, which was developed by the Hudson Companies.© Linda Jaquez for The New York Times

Parkline tenants will be able to have barbecues on the tower’s roof, which is equipped with gas grills, while [...more...]


NY Times | Prairie Heals a Verdant Wound at a Former Brooklyn Cemetery

Jul 11, 2016
NY Times | Prairie Heals a Verdant Wound at a Former Brooklyn Cemetery

Josiah Shakir, 12, at the Naval Cemetery Landscape on the eastern edge of the Brooklyn Navy Yard. As many as 2,000 sailors and Marines (and their relatives) were once buried at the site. Credit Hilary Swift for The New York Times

“Replanted [...more...]


Vote for Condado Vanderbilt Hotel | Best Historic Hotel

Jul 11, 2016
Vote for Condado Vanderbilt Hotel | Best Historic Hotel

photo courtesy of Condado Vanderbilt Hotel

Condado Vanderbilt Hotel in San Juan, PR, has been chosen by USA Today as one of 10 Best Historic Hotels in the country. The hotel renovation was designed by our San Juan office under the helm of the late [...more...]


Marvel designs nation’s first LGBT housing developments

Jul 7, 2016
Marvel designs nation’s first LGBT housing developments

“LGBT older people face a housing crisis. These groundbreaking developments are an important step toward combating that crisis in New York City by providing not only affordable and welcoming housing but also on-site services pioneered [...more...]


NATEAC Panel Session | Monday, July 18 at 9:00am

Jun 27, 2016
NATEAC Panel Session | Monday, July 18 at 9:00am

The Lobby : Public Space, Private Club or Part of the Show? A warm welcome is taken as read; but does your lobby work hard enough for you, your audiences and your artists? Two award-winning theatre architects, Jonathan Marvel and Steve Tompkins [...more...]