Justin Garrett Moore and Keri Butler announced the Public Design Commission’s winners of the 2017 Excellence in Design Awards, including work by Lyn Rice and Astrid Lipka, Chris Sharples, Barbara Wilks, Andrea Steele, Donna Walcavage, Michael Manfredi and Marion Weiss.

β€œThe exceptional work of these designers, artists, and city agencies prove that New York remains a global leader in art, design, public infrastructure, and improving the quality of urban life and the public realm. As the City takes on some of the toughest challenges that impact our social, built, and natural environments, quality design, innovation, and creativity are some of the best tools that we have to reflect our values and shape a better future for New York City,” β€” Justin Garrett Moore, Public Design Commission Executive Director

Winning Projects:

Bomb Squad Building, Rice+Lipka Architects
Rice+Lipka

FIT New Academic Building, SHoP Architects
NYU

Downtown Far Rockaway Streetscape, W Architecture and Landscape Architecture
W Architecture and Landscape Architecture

Woodside Office, Garage, and Inspection Facility, Ten Arquitectos
Ten Arquitectos

 

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Thirty-Fifth Annual Awards for Excellence in Design, NYC Public Design Commission