Micro Units and Affordable Housing

Micro Units and Affordable Housing

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...]


Wall Street Journal Covers 14+9 Townhouses

Wall Street Journal Covers 14+9 Townhouses

Lana Bortolot of the Wall Street Journal puts the 14+9 Townhouses in context:

© The Wall Street Journal

“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’s Studio and Site Visit with Marvel Architects

Pratt’s Studio and Site Visit with Marvel Architects

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...]


I. Miller building LED signage

I. Miller building LED signage

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.

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Bear Island Design Assembly 2013 Receives a Citation for Excellence in Architecture from AIA Vermont

Bear Island Design Assembly 2013 Receives a Citation for Excellence in Architecture from AIA Vermont

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...]


Pierhouse in the Daily News

Pierhouse in the Daily News

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 in the Sunday Times

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

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

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

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...]