AIA-NJ Blog

William J. Martin, AIA on Pittsburgh’s NPR Radio

October 11, 2017

When the co-chair of the AIA NJ Public Awareness committee is a guest on NPR radio, we don’t hit the snooze bar. Take a listen as William J Martin, AIA, shares the real history of the stray toilet in your grandma’s basement. PHOTO COURTESY OF TED ZELLERS http://wesa.fm/post/architect-offers-explanation-pittsburgh-s-basement-toilets-and-it-s-not-what-you-think#stream/0

Renovated Midcentury Modern Eero Saarinen Landmark Hill College House Reopens

October 4, 2017

Designed by renowned Finnish American architect Eero Saarinen and built in 1960, Hill College House at the University of Pennsylvania has undergone a 15-month, $80 million, LEED Gold-targeted renovation. The internationally recognized landmark will reopen to 500 student residents later this month. The five-story, 195,000-sf brick residence has undergone a comprehensive renovation, preserving Saarinen’s revolutionary Read More

AIA NJ recognizes this NJ State Historic Preservation Office Award winning project designed by HMR Architects of Princeton, NJ

May 31, 2017

  The reconstruction of the Nevius Dutch barn at Rockingham is a complete and accurate reconstruction of this threatened building type.  Prior to being dismantled the barn was threatened by neglect.  After being dismantled the barn remained in storage for over a decade until the project started in 2013.  The reconstruction of the barn included Read More

The Bergen County Historic Preservation Commission commends the Closter Borough Hall with an award on May 4th, 2017

May 27, 2017

On May 4, Bergen County Executive James J. Tedesco III, the Board of Chosen Freeholders, the Department of Parks, the Division of Cultural and Historic Affairs and the Bergen County Historic Preservation Advisory Board, celebrating 35 years of historic preservation in Bergen County, N.J., recognized 13 deserving recipients with Bergen County Historic Preservation Awards. AIA NJ Read More

Historic Building Architects, LLC receives New Jersey State Historic Preservation Office Award for BAYADA

May 22, 2017

  Annabelle Radcliffe-Trenner, Principal, Historic Building Architects LLC 312 West State Street, Trenton, NJ 08618 Tel 609-393-3999 Fax 609-393-4333 www.hba-llc.com   Historic Overview:   This is an excellent example of a Greek Revival Italianate wood frame house built in 1858 by John Buzby. The house is located in the heart of the Moorestown Historic District Read More

EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW: NJ State Historic Preservation Awards TONIGHT!

May 11, 2017

Local Project Receives Prestigious Historic Preservation Award The Millington Schoolhouse/Old Town Hall in Long Hill Township, NJ will be presented a 2017 New Jersey Historic Preservation Award on May 11, 2017.  The coveted award will be presented at a ceremony at the Burlington County Olde Courthouse to six preservation projects from across New Jersey. “These awards Read More

Bergen County is Celebrating National Historic Preservation Month and you are invited!

May 1, 2017

In celebration of May 2017 National Historic Preservation Month, Bergen County will hold the 2017 Historic Preservation Commendation Awards on Thursday, May 4th at 7:00 p.m. at the historic St. Paul’s Episcopal Church located at 113 Engle Street, Englewood, NJ. The 2017 Awards will be presented by Bergen County Executive James J. Tedesco III, Members Read More

AIA South Jersey Member, Catherine Lorentz, AIA is featured in the news

April 28, 2017

The Press of Atlantic City has featured Catherine’s home restoration project in their April Home and Garden section. Congratulations, Catherine, from your colleagues at AIA NJ. 

Architecture Week 2017 applauds great architecture! 93 Reade Street by CTS Group wins an AIA NJ Merit Award in the historic preservation category

April 12, 2017

93 READE STREET, NEW YORK CITY   HISTORICAL NARRATIVE 93 Reade St. is located in New York City’s Tribeca South Historic District.  This 5-story cast iron store and loft building was constructed in 1857 for the Jones family and is among the oldest surviving cast-iron-fronted buildings in New York.  Designed in the Italianate style, the Read More

Call to Action: Federal Historic Tax Credit

January 18, 2017

  Call To Action: Federal Historic Tax Credit in Danger of Repeal in Tax Reform The incoming Trump administration and Speaker Ryan have prioritized moving tax reform legislation in the first 100 days of the new Congress, likely including eliminating tax credits and deductions. The HTC is the most significant federal financial commitment to historic Read More

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