Awards

El Museo del Barrio receives 2011 AIA NYS Design Award of Merit

New York, NY
Sep 2011
El Museo del Barrio receives 2011 AIA NYS Design Award of Merit

IBI Group ▪ Gruzen Samton received a 2011 AIA New York State Award of Merit for El Museo del Barrio in the Adaptive Reuse category. The award ceremony took place on September 22, 2011 at Bally’s Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City in conjunction with the AIA Tri-State Conference.

El Museo is a prominent Latino cultural institution located in the Heckscher Building at East 104th Street on Manhattan’s Museum Mile. Our design team worked closely with the client to fulfill its goal of creating an open, inviting new public face to 5th Avenue and the museum space within.