Hoffmann Architects + Engineers receives Lucy G. Moses Preservation Award from New York Landmarks Conservancy
Restoration of the 69th Regiment Armory awarded the Conservancy’s highest honor
New York NY— 1 March 2023 — Hoffmann Architects + Engineers, a design firm specializing in the rehabilitation of building exteriors, announces that the historic facade rehabilitation and window replacement at the 69th Regiment Armory has been selected for the Lucy G. Moses Preservation Award, the New York Landmarks Conservancy’s prestigious recognition for outstanding preservation efforts.
The Moses Award represents the Conservancy’s highest honors for excellence in preservation. The coveted awards are named for Lucy G. Moses, a dedicated New Yorker whose generosity has benefited the City for decades. The awards are made possible through the ongoing support of the Henry and Lucy Moses Fund.
“This project is an exemplary candidate for the Lucy G. Moses Preservation Awards because of its careful, thorough, and detailed efforts to maintain the historic integrity of the armory and its architectural components,” said Kara L. Shypula, Assoc. AIA, Senior Project Manager with Hoffmann Architects + Engineers and one of the lead designers on the project. “The window replacement preserves historic character while seamlessly integrating contemporary performance standards unique to the building’s use as an active military facility.”
The Conservancy will present the Moses Awards at a gala event on Wednesday, April 19, 2023 at 6:00pm at Saint Bartholomew’s Church in Manhattan.