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Featured Design by Weiss Manfredi:
Seattle Art Museum Olympic Sculpture Park, Seattle, Washington, USA
Date built: 2007
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The Olympic Sculpture Park, created and operated by the Seattle Art Museum, is a park, free and open to the public, in Seattle, Washington that opened in January 2007. The park consists of a 9-acre (36,000 m2) outdoor sculpture museum and beach.
As the park’s lead designer the practice collaborated with Charles Anderson Landscape Architecture, Magnusson Klemencic Associates and other consultants.
The park is situated at the northern end of the Seattle seawall and the southern end of Myrtle Edwards Park. The former industrial site was occupied by the oil and gas corporation Unocal until the 1970s and subsequently became a contaminated brownfield before the Seattle Art Museum proposed to transform the area into one of the only green spaces in Downtown Seattle.
Diana Center, Barnard College, Manhattan, USA
Date built: 2010
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Diana Center Barnard College
Opened Feb 2010
Location: Broadway Avenue, Morningside Heights, Manhattan, New York, USA
LEED Silver standard
Area: 98,000 sqft
– Progressive Architecture Award
– AIA New York State “Award of Excellence”
– AIA “Best in New York State” award
Hunter’s Point South Waterfront Park, East River in Queens, New York City, NY, USA
Surrounded by water on three sides, the integrated park design weaves together infrastructure, landscape, and architecture into a model of urban ecology and a resilient, multi-layered cultural destination.
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Weiss/Manfredi Architects New York – Practice Information
Architect studio based in New York, NY, USA
Weiss/Manfredi : New York Architects
Weiss/Manfredi – Event
Sydney Gross Memorial Lecture
23 Feb 2011
UB School of Architecture & Planning Buffalo Event
Marion Weiss, Graham Professor of Architecture at UPenn, and Michael A. Manfredi, a Fellow of the American Institute of Architects, co-founded Weiss/Manfredi based in New York City.
Weiss/Manfredi is known for their integration of architecture, art, infrastructure, and landscape design. They received the Academy Award in Architecture and were named North America’s “Emerging Voices” by the Architectural League of New York.
Award-winning projects by Weiss/Manfredi include Seattle’s Olympic Sculpture Park, Bernard College’s Diana Center and Toronto’s Lower Don Lands. These projects, along with others, have been featured in numerous publications including Architect, Metropolis, Dwell, and The New York Times.
This Architecture/Landscape/Urbanism is at the forefront of architectural design practices that are redefining the relationships between landscape, architecture, infrastructure, and art. The firm’s projects are noted for clarity of vision, bold and iconic forms, and material innovation. Named one of North America’s “Emerging Voices” by the Architectural League of New York, the architectural studio’s distinct vision was recognized with the Award in Architecture from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. Additional honors include the Tau Sigma Delta Gold Medal and the New York AIA Gold Medal.
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Rockefeller Center – photo : Andrew McRae
Public Library photo : Philippe Ruault
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