Peter Bohlin

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Peter Q. Bohlin
Born (1937-03-27) March 27, 1937 (age 85)
NationalityAmerican
OccupationArchitect
AwardsAIA 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]
BuildingsPixar 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]
ProjectsApple Store
The entrance to Apple 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 in New York City, United States) 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 six offices in Wilkes-Barre, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, Seattle, San Francisco, and New York City. 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[1] 66th Award Medalist
  • 2010 named a Senior Fellow of the Design Futures Council.[2]
  • Nine American Institute of Architects Honor Awards
  • 2008 AIA COTE Top Ten Green Project Award for Pocono Environmental Education Center[3]
  • 2008 American Institute of Architects Pennsylvania Medal of Distinction[4]
  • 2006 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Confers Honorary Doctoral Degree[5]
  • 2004 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Alumni Key Award[6]
  • 1994 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Thomas W. Phelan Fellows Award[7]

Books[edit]

Some of the books about Peter Bohlin's firm:

  • Bohlin Cywinski Jackson: The Nature of Circumstance, 2010 ISBN 978-0-8478-3293-4
  • Grand Teton: A National Park Building, 2009 ISBN 978-0-9814628-1-3
  • Farrar: Bohlin Cywinski Jackson, 2007 ISBN 978-0-9774672-7-3 (one of their residential projects)
  • Liberty Bell Center: Bohlin Cywinski Jackson, 2006 ISBN 978-0-9746800-4-0
  • Arcadian Architecture: Bohlin Cywinski Jackson: 12 Houses, 2005 ISBN 978-0-8478-2696-4
  • Ledge House: Bohlin Cywinski Jackson, 1999 ISBN 978-1-56496-521-9
  • The Architecture of Bohlin Cywinski Jackson, 1994 ISBN 978-1-56496-112-9

References[edit]

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  9. ^ Pugh + Scarpa is honored December 4, 2009 Los Angeles Times
  10. ^ "Architectural Digest". Archived from the original on 2008-07-20. Retrieved 2009-12-14.
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  13. ^ "Architecture Week 08-19-2009". Architectureweek.com. 2009-08-19. Retrieved 2018-10-03.
  14. ^ "Fifth Avenue - Apple Store - Apple". Apple.
  15. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2009-10-09. Retrieved 2010-01-18.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link) Chicago Anthenaeum Award 2007
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  17. ^ "Upper West Side - Apple Store - Apple". Apple.
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  19. ^ "West 14th Street - Apple Store - Apple". Apple.
  20. ^ "Boylston Street - Apple Store - Apple". Apple.
  21. ^ "Regent Street - Apple Store". Apple (United Kingdom).
  22. ^ "Carrousel du Louvre - Apple Store". Apple (France).
  23. ^ "Sydney - Apple Store - Apple (AU)". Apple.
  24. ^ "銀座 - Apple Store". Apple(日本).
  25. ^ "心斎橋 - Apple Store". Apple(日本).
  26. ^ a b "Union Square - Apple Store - Apple". Apple.
  27. ^ "Scottsdale Quarter - Apple Store - Apple". Apple.
  28. ^ "Apple Michigan Avenue". Apple.
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  43. ^ "Princeton Home Designed by Apple Store Architect Peter Bohlin on the Market for $1.75M". realtor.com News. 20 July 2016. Retrieved 28 June 2020.

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