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

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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