Andrew Goldberg

Andrew Goldberg

New York, NY



Professional registered architect (NY) with over 14 years of experience in architecture and interior design, with strong design development, project management and contract documentation skills. Familiar with architectural design and construction practices in New York and China, with technical expertise in the transportation infrastructure design field including roadway and pedestrian bridge design, mixed-use office tower/retail/high-end apartment projects, urban design and large scale master planning.  Particularly experienced at the front-end concept design phase in response to RFPs and competitions, with strong experience in managing and working in a multidisciplinary team of architects and consultants for multiple large-scale projects.


Corgan, New York, NY, Project Architect

Design and planning for TSA security screening checkpoint expansion at LGA Terminal D. Including storefront system design and detailing, lighting and signage design and coordination.

Architectural Design and project coordination for airport retail hall facility-wide upgrade at JFK Terminal 4.

Apr 2012 - Aug 2012

HKRD Design, Shanghai, CN, Senior Architect

Master Planning and Architectural Design of mixed-use residential, hotel, retail, and office building developments from conceptual through schematic design phases.

Rhizhao Ramada Hotel - Conversion of partially completed residential building into a 5 star hotel.
Linyi Residential Development - Master planning for seventeen 100m towers including retail areas.
Gansu Residential Development - Master planning of residential towers, retail & park near Yellow River.
Dalian City - Hotel and commercial master plan including four 200m mixed-use towers in an urban park.
Wehai Sea-side Master Plan - Waterfront commercial / retail development with pedestrianized streets.

Jun 2011 - Nov 2011

Arquitectonica, Shanghai, CN, Senior Architect

Retail Planning and Architectural Design of large-scale mixed-use commercial real estate developments throughout China, focusing on hotel, residential and retail components from conceptual through schematic design phases. Senior Architectural designer on the following projects:

Hangzhou Commercial Retail Park - Retail complex adjacent to Hangzhou’s historic canal.
Concorde City Shanghai Residential Tower Development - Luxury residential serviced apartment tower.
Dalian Friendship Square Master Plan - Mixed-use 300m tower with serviced apartments and hotel.
Luizhou Commercial and Cultural Development - Cultural center and art museum in mixed-use park.
Zhongshan Retail and Manufacturing Outlet Center Development - Electronics & furniture outlet center.

Oct 2010 - Jun 2011

H2L2 Architects Planners, New York, NY, Project Architect / Project Manager

May 2006 - Sep 2009

Gensler, New York, NY, Job Captain

Sea Level Café, Emigrant Saving Bank, New York
Ultramodern dining facility, serving the employees of all companies located in the Emigrant Bank building on Madison Avenue in Midtown Manhattan. Project tasks included design and production coordination and construction administration for award winning interior design restaurant kitchen, food service stations and dining area with an undersea atmosphere, including multiple 700 gallon salt water reef tanks.

Feb 2006 - May 2006

James Wagman Architect, LLC, New York, NY, Architect

Jan 2006 - Feb 2006

HDR / Daniel Frankfurt Engineers and Architects, PC, New York, NY, Architectural Designer

Fulton Street Transit Center, New York, NY. Sub-consultant member of The Arup Design Team; primary responsibilities included the architectural renovation design of five existing stations and associated entrances; particularly the Dey St. Headhouse and 135 William St. easement entrance; design tasks focused on providing ADA accessible routes at each location via new street-level elevators; developed presentation materials for review by New York's State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO).

Sep 2005 - Jan 2006

H2L2 Architects Planners, New York, NY, Project Architect

Great Neck Library Expansion - Schematic and Conceptual design for gut renovation of the existing 45,000 square foot Great Neck Library main building and 15,000 square foot addition. Planning focused on consolidating circulating and reference collections on a single level, expanding the children’s area, prominently locating the A/V collection, and grouping staff functions within a centralized core.

Interior renovation and fit-out of H2L2’s New York Offices in an historic 1930’s Financial District high-rise in Lower Manhattan. Responsibilities included programming analysis, design development, documentation, bid review and construction administration. Design features exposed concrete floors and ceilings, sliding birch-plywood partitions and custom down-light fixtures re-purposed from salvaged materials. 3500 square feet.

Replacement of the Route 70 Bridge over the Manasquan River in Brick Township, Ocean County and Borough of Brielle, Monmouth County, NJ. Architectural design tasks included qualitative assessment report, design development and public presentation of the replacement fixed high-level viaduct structure. Architectural components studied included pier shape and treatments, noise walls, railings and roadway and aesthetic lighting. $52 million.

Feb 2003 - Sep 2005

Milo Kleinberg Design Associates (MKDA), New York, NY, Project Architect

Architecture and Interior Design, Endo Pharmaceuticals R&D Building, Westbury, NY. Lead architect coordinating the conversion of an existing 25,000 square foot warehouse into a pharmaceutical research and manufacturing facility; with GPR Planners Collaborative, Inc.

Nov 2002 - Feb 2003

Beyer Blinder Belle Architects & Planners LLP, New York, NY, Project Architect

Member of the systems engineering consultant (SEC) team overseeing phase I of the Grand Central Terminal - East Side Access Development program, the largest construction project ever undertaken by the MTA.

Responsibilities included the design, coordination and integration of new station concourse connections for the Long Island Railroad (LIRR) within historic Grand Central Terminal's lower level Dining Concourse.

Jan 2001 - Nov 2002

Kapell and Kostow Architects, New York, NY, Intermediate Architect

Digital animation production facility interiors for Nickelodeon Studios' Midtown Manhattan headquarters at 1633 Broadway. Project scope included custom animation workstations, digital editing and screening rooms, art department production and support offices. 33,000 square feet; $4 million.

Interior renovation of an elementary school library facility in East Tremont, Bronx, NY, with the New York City School Construction Authority.

Kapell and Kostow Architects' name was changed to Kostow Greenwood Architects in 2002.

Jun 1998 - Dec 2000


Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, CN, Chinese Language Program

Feb 2010 - Jul 2010

New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), Newark, NJ, MArch, Architecture

Sep 1995 - Jun 1998

New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), Newark, NJ, The Siena Summer Studio

Siena, Italy based residency at Università degli Studi di Siena; a 12-week program dedicated to the study of art and architectural history and urban development, directed by Peter Lang.

Jun 1997 - Aug 1997

West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV, Psychology

Sep 1991 - Dec 1994


American Institute of Architects Scholastic Award, 1st Place

For overall achievement in the Masters of Architecture program


NJIT SOA Design Achievement Award, 1st Place


Areas of Specialization