Lauren Rubin has been practicing architecture for over 16 years. Her experience in design and construction is extensive including residential, commercial and institutional architecture. She has completed projects in New York City, Connecticut, Washington D.C., Philadelphia, New Jersey, Westchester and Long Island.
Lauren graduated with a Masters of Architecture from the Catholic University of America in 1995. After graduation, she began her career with the Washington D.C. firm OPX (formerly Oldham and Partners) where she designed and documented residential, commercial, hospitality and interior architecture projects including new offices/work space for ABC Nightline News.
In 1999, Lauren moved to New York City to join Kohn Pedersen Fox, one of the largest architecture firms in New York. KPF is responsible for designing many world renowned building. At KPF, Lauren was on the design team for the Institute for International Economics in Washington D.C. winning an AIA Award. She also worked extensively on the new construction of the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania.
In 2001, Lauren moved her practice to Mitchell/Giurgola Architects in NYC. At MGA, she had the position of Project Architect and Project Manager for multiple projects, including Public School 58 on Staten Island (winning an AIA Award), the new bookstore for the Brooklyn Campus of Long Island University and a new Leed-certified library for Stony Brook University.
In 2003, Lauren left MGA with two colleagues and started a new architecture design firm called Redtop Architects, based in downtown NYC. During Lauren’s tenure at Redtop, the firm handled various complex residential and educational projects and earned a New York State AIA Award. In addition, while at Redtop, the firm was published in Architectural Record, Metropolitan Home and other trade magazines.
In 2009, Lauren left Redtop to form Lauren Rubin Architecture PLLC where she is the owner/principal. Lauren Rubin Architecture has been busy since inception with various residential and educational projects of different forms and scope.