April 12, 2018
Washington Square Park House = Excellence in Civic Space
Last night, Washington Square Park House received the Excellence in Civic Space award from the Urban Land Institute New York (ULI NYC). This award celebrates New York–based architects, developers, urban planners and other land use industry professionals whose work reflects an exemplary commitment to responsible planning, design, sustainability and community impact.
“This year’s Awards for Excellence in Development finalists embody the core mission of the Urban Land Institute – to provide leadership in the responsible use of land and in creating and sustaining thriving communities,” said Marty Burger, Chairman of ULI New York. “We congratulate all of the winners who have truly demonstrated a strong commitment to building vibrant and sustainable communities for New Yorkers to enjoy for generations to come.” The Awards Jury toured nominated projects and selected the winners by analyzing each finalist’s project to determine how well it exemplifies the principles of ULI and the Awards criteria. Congratulations to our entire project team!
November 23, 2016
Park House receives 2016 AIANY COTE Award
BKSK is both humbled and honored to have been selected as a recipient of a 2016 AIANY COTE Merit Award for our LEED Platinum Washington Square Park House. The New York Chapter of AIA’s Committee on the Environment established its award program in 2014, seeking to reward design excellence and innovation that achieves socially and environmentally responsible design. The program is based on a rigorous set of qualitative and quantitative criteria – from community engagement, to human comfort & wellness, to specific sustainability metrics for water, energy, and materials.
Click here to learn more about the the AIANY COTE Awards and this year’s winners.
View our award-winning Washington Square Park House portfolio here.