Armando Amaral, Senior Associate, has been with Robert A.M. Stern Architects since 2008. He has contributed to the design and management of a broad range of projects, including a jewelry salon for Tiffany & Co. in New York City; conversions of rental buildings to top-of-the-market family-sized apartments at New York City's Gramercy Park and the Upper West Side; the model apartment, sales center, amenity spaces, and hotel for 550 Madison Avenue, a Philip Johnson-designed office building that was to be repurposed into a multifamily residential building and hotel; the Residences at the Ritz-Carlton, Dallas, a hotel, apartment tower, and townhouses in Dallas, Texas; and the LEED Platinum certified Jennie Smoly Caruthers Biotechnology Building, a 336,000-square-foot academic research laboratory building at the University of Colorado at Boulder.
Internationally, Mr. Amaral’s projects include the 22-story LEED Silver certified Win Sing Development in Xin Yi, a 22-story LEED Silver residential tower in Taipei, Taiwan; 50 Connaught Road Central, a 27-story LEED Gold office building in Hong Kong; Dalian AVIC International Square, a 352,000 m2 urban mixed-use development in Dalian, China; and Damrak 70, a large-scale urban infill retail project in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Mr. Amaral earned his Bachelor of Architecture degree from Syracuse University and was awarded the Chancellor’s Award for Public Engagement in the field of architecture. He is an Associate member of the American Institute of Architects. His work has been published in Departures magazine.