Malcolm Holzman's buildings, described in a national publication as having a "brash beauty," are acknowledged for their evocative nature, technical vision and singular character. He has completed commissions in 25 states, which represent some of this country's most notable architecture and over the course of his professional career, has completed more than 125 building projects. His work shows a diversity of design solutions, reflecting a wide range of building types and the application of materials unique to the region of each project, winning numerous awards for this distinguished body of work.
Mr. Holzman's advocacy of architectural excellence extends to education and publications. He has held ten endowed chairs at schools of architecture and directed specialized design studios around the country. In recognition of his advancement of architecture and urbanism, he received the Pratt Institute Distinguished Alumni Award (1990). In 2001, he received the Gold Medal from Tau Sigma Delta, the honor society of architecture and the allied arts and was the first recipient of the James Daniel Bybee Prize (2001) from the Building Stone Institute.
AIA, LEED AP
Douglas Moss, AIA, LEED AP, is a Partner of Holzman Moss Bottino Architecture, a national architectural practice that continues a forty-year legacy of making memorable spaces. The firm which he founded with Malcolm Holzman, is a successor to Hardy Holzman Pfeiffer Associates, a leading planning, architectural and interior design firm, where Mr. Moss was also a partner. Holzman Moss Bottino Architecture represents a continuity and advancement of HHPA's adventuresome spirit, and forges a decidedly personal way of design.
Mr. Moss is both actively involved in the administration of the office and as well as in the development and design of planning and building projects that include student centers, libraries, performing arts centers, museums, and civic facilities.
Nestor Bottino, AIA, is a Partner of Holzman Moss Bottino Architecture, a national architectural practice specializing in the design of evocative cultural, civic, and academic buildings that welcome public use. Having worked previously with partners Malcolm Holzman and Douglas Moss for more than 17 years at Hardy Holzman Pfeiffer Associates, the three Holzman Moss Bottino Architecture partners have built upon HHPA's adventuresome spirit to advance their own firm’s reputation for architectural excellence through innovative, environmentally responsible work that focuses on enriching the human experience.
Mr. Bottino has, during his 25-year professional career, developed a significant body of work comprised of academic and civic performing arts; libraries, civic centers; and student life facilities. He is actively involved in design at every stage of the building process from earliest concepts to hands-on resolution of construction issues to ensure that the completed work is true to the design intent of each project.
Mr. Bottino has maintained a strong commitment to architectural education in both academic institutions and within the profession. He has taught performing arts-focused design studios at several universities and has lectured on architectural issues at professional organizations and academic institutions.