Early Life and Education
B. A. 1949 Bennington College ; MArch1952 Harvard Graduate School of Design;
Worked for Jose luis Sert, Marcel Breuer; owned practice with Husband Julian
Had 2 children (now 2 grandchildren)
Taught Architectural Design at Ciity College and Pratt Institute
Practice included above mentioned houses, but also: The Foundation Center; Non-Traditional Employment for Women; Offices for London , Buttenweiser and Chalif; Tivoli Towers Apartment Bldg; Rockland County Psychriatric Center (6 Bldgs) Office for SIS International Research. Alteration to 63rd and 32nd Police Precincts,NYC, Thin by design Restaurant, 4 Medical Offices; Office of Payroll Administration,DGS.
Now also Director of Viridian Artists Gallery, Chelsea,NYC.
Firm size: 2
Major Buildings and Projects
- Chalif House
- Gorman House
- Simon House
- Sabel House
- B.Kaplan House
- Formby House
- Frisch House
Press and Awards
7 Record Houses; 5 AIA Awards, Also Work published in Global Architecture, GA, Interior Design, House Beautiful, Villa Giadini, Architectural Forum, NYTimes, Newsday, Life and Look Magazines; Dwell Magazine.
Numerous Books. Covers of NYTimes Magazine, House Beautiful, Newsday, Easthampton Star Homes, Life Magazine.