Between the monolithic and the ethereal. Saint Sarkis Armenain Church and Community Center by David Hotson_Architect

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David Hotson_Architect. Lead architects.- David Hotson, Stepan Terzyan.
Architect of Record.- Richard A. Calvert, Calvert & Co/Architects, Inc.
Structural and Civil Engineering.- Glenn Campbell, GWC Engineering.
Mechanical Engineering.- Gupta and Associates, Inc.
Landscape Design.- Zepur Ohanian, Garden Transformations.
Lighting Design.- Tirschwell and Company.
Elie Akilian.
Completion year.- 2023.
Printed Porcelain Rainscreen.- Fiandre / Tranceramica.  
Ventilated Façade System.- Granitech.
Façade Installation.- GV Facades.
Glass Fiber Reinforced Gypsum.- Formglas.
Glass Fiber Reinforced Concrete.- GFRC 360.
Precast Concrete.- Gate Precast.
Poured-in-place Concrete.- Pulliam Concrete.
Structural Steel.- Staley Steel.
Zinc Roofing.- VM Zinc.
Architectural metalwork and standing seam roofing.- Nationwide Slate.
Doors and Windows.- Cantera Windows.
Stone Fabrication and Installation.- Sigma Marble.
Pews, Paneling, Doors, Millwork.- Signature Millwork.
San Sarkis, 4421 Charles St, Carrollton, 75010 Texas, USA.

David Hotson. David Hotson_Architect

David Hotson_Architect is an architectural design firm based in New York City.

Founded by David Hotson in 1991, the office works on private cultural, institutional and residential projects located anywhere in the world with current projects in New York City, the Hudson Valley, Vermont, Texas, and the Caribbean.

David Hotson received a Bachelor of Environmental Design degree from the University of Waterloo in southern Ontario Canada and Master of Architecture degree from the Yale University School of Architecture.  He is a registered architect in the state of New York.The firm focusses on architectural space as the primary medium of design, shaping figural spatial volumes filled with natural light.  

The office has been featured in The New Yorker, the New York Times, Architectural Record, Interior Design, Detail, The Plan, Architectural Digest and many other publications, and has been featured on architecture and design websites in over thirty countries.  

The office has been recognized by the international Architizer A+ Awards program, and has received a ‘Best of Ten’ Award from the editors of Interior Design Magazine, who selected the SkyHouse penthouse as the single most extraordinary apartment project from a decade of ‘Best of Year’ Award program winners.  

In January 2023 the Saint Sarkis Church complex was designated as the 2022 ‘US Building of the Year’ on the influential ‘World-Architects’ web platform.



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