Peter Bohlin

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Peter Q. Bohlin
Born 1937 (age 76–77)
New York
Nationality American
Awards

AIA Gold Medal (2010)[1]
Senior Fellow of the Design Futures Council (2010)[2]
Nine American Institute of Architects Honor Awards
AIA Cote Top Ten Green Project Award (2008)[3]
AIA Pennsylvania Medal of Distinction (2008)[4]
RPI confers Honorary Doctoral Degree (2006)[5]
RPI Alumni Key Award (2004)[6]

RPI Thomas W. Phelan Fellows Award (1994)[7]
Buildings Pixar Animation Studios: Emeryville, California
Adobe Systems: San Francisco, California
The Barn at Fallingwater, for the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy
Liberty Bell Center: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Seattle City Hall: Seattle, Washington[8]
Projects Apple Store
The entrance to the Apple Store on Fifth Avenue in New York City is a glass cube, housing a cylindrical glass elevator and a glass spiral staircase to the underground store.

Peter Q. Bohlin (born 1937, New York, USA) is an American architect and the winner of the 2010 Gold Medal of the American Institute of Architects.[9] He is a Fellow of the American Institute of Architects (FAIA)[10] and a founding principal of Bohlin Cywinski Jackson, established originally in 1965 as Bohlin Powell in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.

Bohlin Cywinski Jackson has five offices in Wilkes-Barre, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, Seattle and San Francisco. In 1994, Bohlin Cywinski Jackson was honored with the Firm Award presented by the American Institute of Architects.[11] Peter Bohlin has been a guest design critic and a visiting professor at architecture schools. He received his Bachelor of Architecture from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in 1958[12] and his Master of Architecture degree from Cranbrook Academy of Art. He was inducted into RPI's Alumni Hall of Fame in 2011.[12]

Selected Projects[edit]

Awards and honors[edit]

  • 2010 AIA Gold Medal[43] 66th Award Medalist
  • 2010 named a Senior Fellow of the Design Futures Council.[44]
  • Nine American Institute of Architects Honor Awards
  • 2008 AIA COTE Top Ten Green Project Award for Pocono Environmental Education Center[45]
  • 2008 American Institute of Architects Pennsylvania Medal of Distinction[46]
  • 2006 Renssalaer Polytechnic Institute Confers Honorary Doctoral Degree[47]
  • 2004 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Alumni Key Award[48]
  • 1994 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Thomas W. Phelan Fellows Award[49]

Books[edit]

Some of the books about Peter Bohlin's firm:

They are also in many magazines and other books.

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.aia.org/press/releases/AIAB081896 American Institute of Architects Press release 2010 Gold Medal AIA 2010 Award Announcement
  2. ^ Design Futures Council Senior Fellows http://www.di.net/about/senior_fellows/
  3. ^ http://www.aiatopten.org/hpb/ AIA/COTE Top Ten Green Projects
  4. ^ http://www.aiapa.org/displaycommon.cfm?an=1&subarticlenbr=100
  5. ^ http://news.rpi.edu/update.do?artcenterkey=1559
  6. ^ http://www.alumni.rpi.edu/board/awards/alumni_key.html
  7. ^ http://www.alumni.rpi.edu/board/awards/fellows_award.html
  8. ^ a b c d e f g http://folio.aiaseattle.org/bohlin-cywinski-jackson
  9. ^ Pugh + Scarpa is honored December 4, 2009 Los Angeles Times
  10. ^ Architectural Digest
  11. ^ http://www.aia.org/practicing/awards/AIAS075259 AIA Firm Award Recipients List
  12. ^ a b "Peter Q. Bohlin". RPI Hall of Fame. Retrieved 31 March 2012. 
  13. ^ http://www.architectureweek.com/2009/0819/design_1-1.html Architecture Week 08-19-2009
  14. ^ http://www.apple.com/retail/fifthavenue/
  15. ^ http://www.chi-athenaeum.org/archawards/2007/applestorefifthavenue.html Chicago Anthenaeum Award 2007
  16. ^ http://www.apple.com/retail/soho/
  17. ^ http://www.apple.com/retail/upperwestside/
  18. ^ http://www.ifoapplestore.com/db/2009/11/11/apple-raises-curtain-on-spectacular-nyc-store/
  19. ^ http://www.apple.com/retail/west14thstreet/
  20. ^ http://www.apple.com/retail/boylstonstreet/
  21. ^ http://www.apple.com/uk/retail/regentstreet/
  22. ^ http://www.apple.com/fr/retail/carrouseldulouvre/
  23. ^ http://www.apple.com/au/retail/sydney/
  24. ^ http://www.apple.com/jp/retail/ginza/
  25. ^ http://www.apple.com/jp/retail/shinsaibashi/
  26. ^ a b http://www.apple.com/retail/sanfrancisco/
  27. ^ http://www.apple.com/retail/scottsdalequarter/
  28. ^ http://www.apple.com/retail/northmichiganavenue/
  29. ^ http://curbed.com/archives/2013/05/22/providing-a-beautiful-central-stair-and-convincing-people-to-use-it-exploring-the-notion-of-active-design.php
  30. ^ http://www.peec.org/aboutpeec.html
  31. ^ http://www.bcj.com/public/projects/project/32.html
  32. ^ http://www.archinnovations.com/news/architecture-practice/a-retrospective-view-of-2010-aia-gold-medalist-peter-bohlin/
  33. ^ http://www.addidea.com/Article/file/hjshow/jzsj/20070330054314.html
  34. ^ a b http://www.aiapa.org/displaycommon.cfm?an=1&subarticlenbr=119
  35. ^ http://www.aiapa.org/displaycommon.cfm?an=1&subarticlenbr=120
  36. ^ http://archrecord.construction.com/residential/quarterly/0801shawangunks-1.asp
  37. ^ http://www.bcj.com/public/projects/project/87.html
  38. ^ http://www.bcj.com/public/projects/project/36.html
  39. ^ http://www.bcj.com/public/projects/project/107.html
  40. ^ http://www.bcj.com/public/projects/project/34.html
  41. ^ http://www.bcj.com/public/projects/project/10.html
  42. ^ http://www.bcj.com/public/projects/project/67.html
  43. ^ http://www.aia.org/press/releases/AIAB081896 American Institute of Architects Press release 2010 Gold Medal AIA 2010 Award Announcement
  44. ^ Design Futures Council Senior Fellows http://www.di.net/about/senior_fellows/
  45. ^ http://www.aiatopten.org/hpb/ AIA/COTE Top Ten Green Projects
  46. ^ http://www.aiapa.org/displaycommon.cfm?an=1&subarticlenbr=100
  47. ^ http://news.rpi.edu/update.do?artcenterkey=1559
  48. ^ http://www.alumni.rpi.edu/board/awards/alumni_key.html
  49. ^ http://www.alumni.rpi.edu/board/awards/fellows_award.html

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