Emily Abruzzo is a partner in Abruzzo Bodziak Architects, a New York-based practice with experience ranging from civic and cultural projects to homes, exhibitions, and research-based initiatives. Abruzzo Bodziak’s work is rooted in experience, and is defined by an innovative approach to contextuality, relentless focus on detail, and strong conceptual viewpoints.
Abruzzo Bodziak has been recognized with the 2010 Architectural League Prize for Young Architects and Designers, AIA New Practices New York 2012, a 2013 AIA New York Design Award, Architectural Record’s 2016 Design Vanguard, Curbed’s 2017 Groundbreaker Award, and it is included in the New York City Department of Design & Construction’s Design Excellence Program.
The office’s work has been featured in international publications such as Architectural Record, Wired, Fast Company, FRAME, Domus, PIN-UP, Baumeister, and Cultured, and has been exhibited by institutions such as Exit Art, Japan Foundation, the Storefront for Art and Architecture, The Boston Society of Architects, and as part of the New Museum Festival of Ideas with the Audi Urban Future Initiative.
Abruzzo is a founding editor and publisher of the book series 306090, a 2014 MacDowell Fellow, and a Fellow of the Forum and Institute for Urban Design. Abruzzo received a BA from Columbia University and an MArch from Princeton University, where she also received a Certificate in Media and Modernity and was named a Fellow at the Center for Arts and Cultural Policy Studies.
In 2017, Abruzzo was selected by the graduating students to be awarded the Professor King-lui Wu Teaching Award.
MArch Princeton University