Ocean Home 50: Our Top Coastal Architects of 2015 Specht Harpman
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Specht Harpman was founded in 1995 by partners Scott Specht and Louise Harpman, who began working together while classmates at the Yale School of Architecture.
A small company with rigorous standards for modern design, the firm's award-winning projects include residential, commercial and institutional projects, as well as bespoke custom furniture. The firm has offices in New York City and Austin, Texas.
Specht Harpman was recognized in Wallpaper magazine's Architects' Directory as one of the "Top 50 up-and-coming architectural practices from around the world."
The firm recently received an Honor Award from the American Institute of Architects (Austin) for the design of Doyle Hall at St. Edward's University in Austin. Specht Harpman has also been listed among the "Emerging Voices" by the Architectural League of New York, and as one of New York City's Top 100 architects by New York Magazine.
The firm has been honored with a number of design awards, including those from the Texas Society of Architects, New York AIA (American Institute of Architects) and Austin AIA.
The work of Specht Harpman has been published in many national and international publications, including The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, W magazine, as well as seen on HGTV.
For more information, www.spechtharpman.com