AIA Presentation at TWA lounge at 1WTC

On Feb. 21, we spoke to a sold-out crowd of architects and interior designers about two of our most exciting projects: the TWA lounge at 1 WTC and the TWA Hotel at JFK. As design partners on the hotel project and the architects of the new TWA Hotel structures, we presented on the design concept to showcase Saarinen’s masterpiece and the process for the project, currently under construction. The event was organized by the American Institute of Architects Interiors Committee. … Read more

GRAND CONCOURSE ACADEMY GROUNDBREAKING

We are excited to announce that on a cold sunny day – joined by a choir of students, proud parents and board members – we broke ground on our latest design collaboration: Grand Concourse Academy, a charter school in the Bronx.  Construction of the new campus is made possible through a partnership between the school and the Turner-Agassi Charter School Facilities Fund. The 3-story, 50,000sf school will serve 769 students in grades K-8. McGowan Builders is providing general contracting and … Read more

Boffi Soho talks with Lubrano Ciavarra Architects

How did you start your career in Architecture?
ANNE MARIE: I think my obsession started at 7 years old – one afternoon on a corner in my Brooklyn neighborhood, the façade of a brownstone literally slid off the side of the building.  The site was a living section, revealing not just pipes, stairs, and floor thicknesses, but interconnected spaces and materials…it was so layered – I was hooked!  My mother – who started her career in Fashion and then moved
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Bolton Avenue Charter School – just filed!

Working with the Turner-Agassi Charter School Fund, LUBRANO CIAVARRA is pleased to share a preview of the new 50,000 square foot building that will serve 769 Kindergarten through 8th grade students in the Bronx neighborhood of Clason Point. Amenities will include Gymnasium, Art Room, Science Lab and Library. The generous Community Play Space will offer school children and residents alike features such as a running track, sandbox, early learners play area, amphitheater, half court basketball and interactive community garden.

The … Read more