Design Corps a finalist in Architizer A+ Awards

Design Corps a Finalist in Architizer A+ Awards

The Design Corps was named a Finalist in the prestigious international Architizer A+ Awards in the “Architecture +For Good” category. Soluri Architecture principal Andre Soluri is one of the co-founders of the Design Corps, and this award is the result of a group submission by all the co-founders including NYC EDC, AIANY, Design Advocates and NYCxDESIGN. The Design Corps was launched in the summer of 2020 as a platform for the architecture and design community

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NYC EDC Features Soluri Architecture's Pro Thai outdoor dining

NYC EDC Features our Pro Thai Project & Design Corps on their Website

The New York City Economic Development Corporation is featuring Soluri Architecture’s outdoor dining project for Pro Thai in an article about the Design Corps as part of their NYCEDC Stories series on their website. The article highlights the work and mission of the Design Corps as well as the background of why Pro Thai needed help and how Soluri Architecture and the Design Corps helped her. The article outlines the many challenges presented by the

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Pro Bono Services provided by Soluri Architecture for East Harlem Restaurant through Design Corps

Design Corps: Pro-bono Services Provided to East Harlem Restaurant

Soluri Architecture has completed the design and construction drawing set for Pro Thai, a restaurant located in east Harlem. Our services for this project are being provided pro-bono through the Design Corps. The sidewalk outside their restaurant is located on a steep hill, which makes it a challenge to comply with DOT requirements for the Open Restaurant program.  By creating stepped platforms separated by planters, we were able to overcome the challenges presented by the hill while

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AIANY Unified Taskforce

Soluri Architecture forms Small Business Working Group at AIANY Unified Taskforce

Today Soluri Architecture led the first meeting of a recently formed small business working group operating under the umbrella of the Unified New York Task Force at the American Institute of Architects New York (AIANY). The Unified Taskforce was assembled by the AIANY to address emergency needs surrounding Covid-19, and our new working group, which was started by Soluri Architecture’s principal Andre Soluri, will be focused on helping small businesses survive this pandemic. Our main

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