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Nelligan White Receives Two 2019 Retrofit Metamorphosis Awards

Nelligan White Architects is thrilled to announce PS 158 Manhattan Bayard Taylor School and PS 183 Manhattan Robert Louis Stevenson School have individually been recognized in the 2019 Retrofit Metamorphosis Awards for Historic Renovation and Exterior Preservation, respectively. We are proud to receive the award for our renovation work at PS 158 Manhattan in which…

Nelligan White Architects Names Ester Martin Areste as Studio Coordinator

Nelligan White Architects is pleased to announce that Ester Martin Areste, CSCAE, has been promoted to Studio Coordinator of the firm. Ms. Martin Areste has been involved in the execution of 18 capital improvement projects for the New York City School Construction Authority. She also took part in the management, coordination, and approval of renovation…

The 2019 SARA | NY Design Award of Honor for PS 158 Manhattan

Nelligan White Architects is proud to announce our receipt of a 2019 SARA NY Design Award of Honor for our comprehensive renovation and historic preservation work at PS 158 Manhattan Bayard Taylor School. Our work involved the complete replacement of the historic façade. This project is already the winner of both the 2018 Victorian Society…

Nelligan White Architects in the Architects Newspaper

Two of Nelligan White Architects’ projects have recently been mentioned in The Architect’s newspaper. The article “New York Values: NYCHA’s New Guidelines for Rehabilitation of Public Housing Push Forward its Sustainability and Preservation Agenda” shines a spotlight on projects that have helped set the standards in the New York City Housing Authority’s recently released Design…

Nelligan White Architects will be presenting at Greenbuild 2017!

Nelligan White Architects will be presenting at Greenbuild 2017! Across the globe our society faces no bigger challenge than the project of adapting to the changing climate. Manmade sources of elevated atmospheric carbon dioxide levels are causing changes to global and regional climate patterns and raising sea levels. How as a society can we advance resilient…

AIA Rehabilitating New Yorks Historic Schools

New York City’s public school system includes over 1,600 properties that house public schools, charter schools, and support facilities. These buildings are the heritage of perhaps the greatest public school system in history, and certainly one of the largest portfolios of historic buildings in the country. Over half of these buildings are old enough to…

Nelligan White Architects in The Real Deal

Nelligan White Architects is pleased to announce that we have been ranked #3 on The Real Deal: New York Real Estate News Architecture Firms Working on NYCs Biggest Renovations list. Boasting 87 projects for a total construction value of $180,396,725.00, Nelligan White continues our efforts to improve the quality of living for all New Yorkers. With our work on…

NYC Celebrates Resilience Repairs in the Rockaways

This October, New York City’s First Lady Chirlane McCray shared some exciting news: 501 hurricane-damaged homes in the Far Rockaways are now fully restored and ready for move-in. McCray, who serves as chair of the Mayor’s Fund, announced the completion of this important work outside the home of Mattie Eddy, a victim of Hurricane Sandy…

Bushwick Leaders High School Gets a Transformation

Prior to being purchased by the NYC Department of Education in the 1970’s, this 140-year-old neighborhood icon was formerly a Home of the Aged run by the Little Sisters of the Poor. It is now home to a high school for at-risk youth. The school building is 3 stories plus a 4th floor attic, basement and…

PS 50 Manhattan Cut The Ribbon On Its New Greenhouse

PS 50 Manhattan teacher, Paul Clarke, shares the history of the garden space at the official Greenhouse ribbon cutting ceremony held on June 9, 2015. Along with Melissa Mark-Viverityo, Speaker of the New York City Council and Carmen Farina, New York City Schools Chancellor, Mr. Clarke commemmortated Nelligan White Architects for our work and dedication…