Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum Projects*
New York, NY
involved complex multiple bid contracts and construction occurring
simultaneous to occupancy. Project also included extensive interactive
design, review and approval processes with community, landmarks,
and local government agencies.
for Arts Education
education center for school-aged children. Project includes
computer equipped lecture and workshop rooms, new state-of-the-art
media theatre, and staff offices.
Peter B. Lewis Theater Restoration and Modernization
restoration and renovation of the original 300 seat multi-purpose
theater designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. Includes major structural
modifications, ground water remediation, and integration
of state-of-the-art audio-visual technology into a landmarked
Museum Expansion and Renovation
and restoration of original Frank Lloyd Wright masterpiece, including
thermal/vapor envelope and mechanical upgrades and complete interior
renovation, including restoration of large and small rotundas. The
expansion includes new state-of-the-art exhibition galleries, offices,
workshops and support facilities. This project involved a long range
programming and planning phase and a successful review process encompassing
complex environmental and zoning variances, landmarks review, and
sensitive public and community review.
AIA NYC Honor Award 1997
*Jacob Alspector served as Senior Associate in charge while at Gwathmey
Siegel & Associates.