Ocean Home 50: Robert A. M. Stern Architects
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Robert A.M. Stern Architects is a 300-person firm of architects, interior designers, and supporting staff. Over its five-decade history, the firm has established an international reputation as a leading design firm with wide experience in residential, commercial and institutional work.
As the firm’s practice has diversified, its geographical scope has widened to include major residential and commercial projects in Europe, Asia, South America, and throughout the United States.
The firm maintains an attention to detail and commitment to design quality which has earned international recognition, numerous awards and citations for design excellence, including National Honor Awards from the American Institute of Architects, and a lengthening list of repeat clients.
Stern is a practicing architect, teacher, and writer. He is a Fellow of the American Institute of Architects, and received the AIA New York Chapter's Medal of Honor in 1984 and the Chapter's President's Award in 2001.
He is the 2011 Driehaus Prize Laureate and in 2008 received the Vincent Scully Prize from the National Building Museum. In 2007, he received both the Athena Award from the Congress for the New Urbanism and the Board of Directors' Honor from the Institute of Classical Architecture and Classical America.
As founder and senior partner of Robert A.M. Stern Architects, he personally directs the design of each of the firm's projects.
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