For 30 years Kohn Architecture’ s practice has encompassed a large range of commercial and retail architectural projects in NYC. From the NBC’s Today Show studios to retail rollouts for national chains such as Footlocker, Hermes and Volcom. Our capabilities include Planning, Design, Graphics, FF&E, Tenant Fitouts and Project Management. We provide full services to owners, developers and retailers.


Chopard Headquarters


Comptoir des Cotonniers–Flat Iron District

Comptoir des Cotonniers–Columbus Ave.

David Z. Store – Fifth Ave.

David Z. Store – 14th St.

Devialet, NYC

Foot Locker, NYC

Mixed Use Project

Peridance Capezio

Surface to Air Store

Volcom, NYC

60 North Street

127 Kent Avenue



With extensive and varied experience in designing both luxury apartments to freestanding residences, Kohn Architecture is used to working collaboratively with clients. Each project is tailored individually to the clients’ needs, context and site. Our range of services includes, furniture and finish selections, lighting design, bath and kitchen planning to media environments. We strive for every project to take on a unique character and appearance. From the initial stages of the project through research, planning and construction, we work with our clients to address every aspect of the process.


Chappaqua House

Fujisankei Residence

Grammercy Duplex Townhouse

Modern Kitchen & Transitional Kitchen, NYC

Modern Lakeside Residence

Tokyo House, Japan

Chelsea Townhouse

Valley House

Upper West Side Apartment Design

200 West 83 Street, Apt 4N



The physical work environment has become more important than ever for organizational success. From office interiors, retail store planning to building lobbies, we help businesses, institutions and cultural organizations succeed with innovative solutions for today’s ever changing and fast paced world. From the use of sustainable design strategies, furniture and lighting design to cutting edge technology and media, we provide the personal attention and expertise needed for a wide range of complex interior projects.


Bozell Worldwide

Gloo Bistro, NYC

Upper West Side Lobby, NYC

Columbus Ave. Lobby

El Museo Del Barrio, NYC

675 Third Avenue, NYC

Nintendo Corporate Offices, NYC

Apartment Renovation

Interior Retrofit Renovation


Exterior Façades/Landmarks

Whether restoring an aging landmarked building or transforming an older building into a contemporary looking, high performance structure, our design services include the latest in CAD and Building Information Modeling (BIM) technologies, for the delivery of high-quality construction documents, shop drawings and 3-D modeling. Facade Technology can also provide project specific, sustainable construction details for the complete building envelope, including energy efficiency, moisture management, fire ratings, sound/noise and aesthetic requirements.


862 Broadway, NYC

1231 Third Avenue

Coca Cola Lighting

El Museo del Barrio

Hyatt Hotel Canopy, NYC

Pratt Institute

SoHo Cast Iron Rehab

Williamsburg Mixed Retail

Chopard Headquarters

The River Club

Exterior Repair Architectural Services

137 Fifth Avenue

439 West 21st Street

182 Columbus Avenue



Sometimes a project or service falls outside of the standard categories typically found in the building industry. We have had extensive experience in a variety of matters as well as design challenges. From air rights and zoning analyses, design feasibility studies, Special Permits to complex projects involving multiple city and state agencies, we often appear in front of Community Boards, the NYC Board of Standards and Appeals, City Planning Commission and Landmarks Preservation Commission.
Our flexibility and out of the box thinking allows us to help clients out with a variety of interesting and diverse projects ranging from religious buildings, performance spaces, large roof decks for multi-family dwellings, to designing complex mobile interactive Kiosks for NBC’s Today Show.
We develop solutions to problems by creativity, imagination, Design Thinking and problem solving, whether it applies to a complex zoning analysis or floating a roof deck over an existing structure, we find a way help our clients.


Air Rights Analysis

Netivot Israel Synagogue

Columbus Ave. Deck

The Today Show

Two Story Greenhouse

Temporary Place of Assembly: Popsugar

Temporary Place of Assembly: Google

Temporary Place of Assembly: Brooklyn Children’s Museum

Temporary Place of Assembly: Lungevity Breathe Deep NYC!

Temporary Place of Assembly: El Museo del Barrio

Temporary Place of Assembly: Spring Studio, Urban Art Fair

West 30th Street Heliport