David Piscuskas’s Profile
David Piscuskas, FAIA, LEED AP, co-founded 1100 Architect, of which he is a principal, in 1983. He believes well-designed, functional, and astute architecture can act as a powerful catalyst of change, inspiration, and growth. Following those beliefs, he has completed several award-winning buildings, including Little Red School House and Elisabeth Irwin High School (New York), the Irish Hunger Memorial (New York), and The New York Public Library’s Battery Park City Branch.
Piscuskas is currently serving as the Vice President for Professional Development for the AIA New York Chapter. His projects have been widely published, most notably in two 1100 Architect monographs by The Monacelli Press. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree in art from Brown University in 1979 and a Master of Architecture degree from UCLA in 1982. Piscuskas is an NCARB Certificate Holder, Member of the Chamber of Architects in the state of Hessen, and is a Fellow of the American Institute of Architects (FAIA).