James Wagman Architect, LLC
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James Wagman Architect, founded in 1999, is an award-winning New York City architecture firm with a reputation for high-performance, sustainable, and contextually-sensitive designs.

We work closely with our clients to develop an understanding of their goals and the function of the space, before translating their ideas into transformative environments that reflect their unique vision. We keep them educated and informed throughout the design and implementation process, taking our cues from them and interpreting their wants and needs in a way that is both functional and modern.

We also look at how a space performs both as a machine and as an energy user. This understanding guides us in creating sustainable, pragmatic, innovative, and comprehensive solutions for a variety of design challenges. JWA is an advocate of Passive House design and practices as we consider it a cost effective way to be energy efficient.

Our firm is currently working on a range of Passive House and Green Building projects as well as numerous apartment, townhouse, and office renovations and restorations in New York City.

In addition to notable residential and commercial work, we have completed a number of institutional projects, including the Horace Mann School in Riverdale, NY, The Blue School in New York City and ongoing work at The Packer Collegiate Institute in Brooklyn Heights. These projects are done in-house by our staff under our institutional division, Hudson Studio Architects.

Services Provided
Architectural Design, Building Design, Custom Homes, Energy-Efficient Homes, Green Building, Historic Building Conservation, Home Remodeling, New Home Construction, Architectural Services

Areas Served
Manhattan, New York, Brooklyn, Hudson

Certifications and Awards
Member of The American Institute of Architects (AIA), LEED Accredited through the U.S. Green Building Council, Licensed through NCARB in New York State and Vermont. Member of New York Passive House.
New York City Architect - Best of Houzz

Contact: James Wagman, AIA, LEED AP, NCARB
Location: 277 Broadway Suite 1201
New York, NY 10007
License Number: 027019 NY, 003.0093595 VT
Typical Job Costs: $500,000 - 10,000,000
Commented: What is the wall paint brand and color....thanks Hi Saratogalake, The paint color is 2111-60 Barren Plain by Benjamin Moore
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Commented: What is the diameter of the staircase and how high is the floor? Hi suritijoshi, 5’ diameter 9’-6” floor to floor height
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Commented: Brand of Floor Tile Hi Jennifer, We used Artistic Tile for the bathroom floor - and the color is Bosco.
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Commented: Vanity Hi weberproject, the sink is by Toto, the mirror is by Tech Lighting, the sink fixture is by Newport Brass, and the wallpaper is by Flat Vernacular.
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Commented: who makes the hardware in this photo? Hi bijou1940, we sourced all of the fixtures from Waterworks.
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Commented: great pedestal sink Hi Grady, that is the Waterworks Palladio sink (style # PAPL02).
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