February 15, 2012. The Emerging New York Architects (ENYA) Committee of the AIA NY Chapter is
proud to announce the winners of its fifth biennial design ideas competition, The Harlem Edge |
Cultivating Connections. One hundred seventy-eight (178) teams and individuals registered for the
competition and more than ninety-eight (98) entries from sixteen (16) countries were submitted for
judging. The winning entries will be exhibited at the Center for Architecture, 536 LaGuardia Place, New
York, NY, this July and be published in a competition catalog. In coordination with the exhibition, ENYA
will be hosting a symposium to discuss design issues related to the winning entries and possibilities for
the future development of the site and its neighboring community. The Harlem Edge is presented as part
of Future Now, the 2012 AIA New York Chapter Presidential Theme.
ENYA Prize, $5000: Sym'bio'pia
Ting Chin and Yan Wang, Linearscape Architecture, New York, NY, USA
2nd Prize, $2500: The Hudson Exchange
Eliza Higgins, Cyrus Patell, Chris Starkey, and Andrea Vittadini, Brooklyn, NY, USA
3rd Prize, $1000: Harlem Harvest
Ryan Doyle, Guido Elgueta, and Tyler Caine, Brooklyn, NY, USA
Student Prize, $1000: Stairway to Harlem
Daniel Mowery, Student of Architecture, University of Virginia, USA
Continuum, by Nasiq Khan, and Scott Brandi, Bayside, NY, USA
Subaqueous Promenade, by Doyoung Oh, and Jaemin Ha, London, United Kingdom/Boston, MA, USA
New Marine Transfer Station, by Yashar Ghasemkhani, Arash Mesbah, and Pooneh Sadrimanesh, New York, NY, USA
Land Over Water Agro-Pavilion, by Michael C. Kilroy, and Jonathan Sampson, Students of Architecture, University of New Mexico, USA
Greenhouse Transformer, by Dongwoo Yim, and Rafael Luna, PRAUD, Boston, MA, USA
The jury selected the winning entries on February 11, 2012 at the Center of Architecture.
Emily Abruzzo, AIA, LEED AP, Partner, Abruzzo Bodziak Architects LLC, and Winner of 2012
New Practices New York
Meta Brunzema, Principal, Meta Brunzema Architect PC
Dr. Dickson D. Despommier, Emeritus Professor of Public Health, Environmental Health Sciences at Columbia University
Louise Harpman, Clinical Associate Professor | Architecture, Urban Design, Sustainability,
NYU Gallatin School of Individualized Study
Michael Marrella, Director of Waterfront and Open Space Planning, New York City Department of City Planning
Jesse Reiser, Principal, Reiser + Umemoto RUR
Keith VanDerSys, Principal, PEG office of landscape + architecture, and Winner of
the 2010 ENYA Prize.
More information about the jury can be found here:
The Harlem Edge | Cultivating Connections is presented as part of Future Now, the 2012 AIA New York Chapter Presidential Theme and made possible through the generous support of:
Beyer Blinder Belle
Forest City Ratner Companies
New York City School Construction Authority
STV Group, Inc.
DeLaCour & Ferrara Architects
E-J Electric Installation Co.
F.J. Sciame Construction Co., Inc.
FXFOWLE Architects, LLP
Ingersoll Rand Security Technologies
Ingram, Yuzek, Gainen, Carroll & Bertolotti
Jack Resnick & Sons, Inc.
JLS Industries Inc.
Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates, PC
Langan Engineering and Environmental Services, PC
Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects
Syska Hennessy Group, Inc.
Vanguard Construction & Development Co.
Viridian Energy & Environmental / Israel Berger and Associates LLC
World Trade Center Properties
List as of March 12, 2012