BARRY DONALDSON, ARCHITECT

Barry Donaldson is principal of Barry Donaldson Architects, working with institutional clients such as churches and religious facilities, private urban and country clubs, and projects that involve complex planning, sensitive design, and the preservation of landmark buildings.

With offices in New York City and Westchester, the firm prepares detailed surveys and master plans for existing properties, provides architectural design and historic preservation services, and assists clients from initial planning and design through construction and project completion.

The firm is currently working with a number of landmark churches in the master planning, development and restoration of these historic properties.  The firm is also working with some of the most historic clubs in North America in the design, planning and preservation of their facilities.

For more than forty years BDA has also worked with Fortune 100 companies, real estate owners/developers, and industry associations in technology innovation, energy/environmental planning, project management, and design.  BDA has advised real estate clients such as the Port Authority of NY/NJ, Tishman Speyer Properties, Mack Cali Realty, Federal Realty, Vornado Development, The Durst Organization, Jonathan Rose, and others. 

Prior to founding the firm, Barry Donaldson was Executive Vice President of Tishman Realty & Construction Co. Inc. and was responsible for managing design, technical support and quality control for over 30 million sq.ft. of Tishman development and construction projects worldwide.   He was also Executive Vice President and founder of Tishman do Brasil Ltda., providing construction management services for commercial projects in Salvador, Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo.

Barry received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Colgate University and received his Master of Architecture degree from Yale University.  He has lectured throughout the world and his work has been published in numerous books and periodicals. He has received awards from the American Institute of Architects, The Living Church, and the Preservation League of New York State. 

He is a licensed architect in New York State and Florida.

 

BARRY DONALDSON ARCHITECTS PROVIDES COMPREHENSIVE ARCHITECTURAL AND PRESERVATION SERVICES INCLUDING:

 

ARCHITECTURE AND INTERIOR DESIGN

MASTER PLANNING

EXISTING CONDITIONS ASSESSMENTS

LITURGICAL DESIGN

CAPITAL BUDGET PLANNING

PRESERVATION AND ADAPTIVE RE-USE OF HISTORIC STRUCTURES

HISTORIC TAX CREDIT APPLICATIONS

LANDMARK AND NATIONAL REGISTER NOMINATIONS

CODE COMPLIANCE

ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENTAL REVIEW AND LEED CERTIFICATION

BUILDING DEPARTMENT FILING

COLLABORATION WITH PLANNING AND CAPITAL CAMPAIGN CONSULTANTS

CONSTRUCTION ADMINISTRATION