Related & Partners
Related Companies is a global real estate and lifestyle company defined by innovation and the most prominent privately-owned real estate firm in the United States with over $60 billion in assets owned or under development including the 28-acre Hudson Yards neighborhood on Manhattan’s West Side, The Grand and Related Santa Clara in California and The 78 in Chicago.
Formed more than 45 years ago, Related is the largest private owner of affordable housing and a fully-integrated, highly diversified industry leader with experience in virtually every aspect of design, development, acquisitions, management, finance, hospitality, sustainability, and sales.
Related’s mixed-use, residential and commercial office properties have been consistently heralded for their placemaking vision—bringing together iconic design, arts and culture, dynamic programming, and innovative wellness programs. Headquartered in New York City, Related has offices and major developments in Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco, South Florida, Washington, D.C., Abu Dhabi and London, and boasts a team of approximately 4,000 professionals. Related was named to Fast Company Magazine’s list 50 Most Innovative Companies in the World. For more information about Related, please visit www.related.com.
China Harbour Engineering Company Ltd.
China Harbour Engineering Company Ltd. (CHEC) was established in the 1980s. As a subsidiary of China Communications Construction Company Ltd. (CCCC), a Global Fortune 500 company, it explores the overseas market on behalf of CCCC. At present, CHEC’s more than 90 branches and representative offices around the world conduct business in over 100 countries and regions with more than 15,000 employees undertaking hundreds of international projects whose total contract amount is over $30 billion.
CHEC has the integrated ability of investment, construction and operation covering the whole industrial chain in such fields as marine engineering, dredging and reclamation, roads and bridges, railways, airports, municipal works and environmental protection and complete plant. With advantages in capital, technology, marketing, talent and equipment, CHEC provides first-rate services for its customers around the world and has constructed many landmark projects with international influence.
Gehry Partners, LLP
Frank Gehry, is a Canadian-American, Pritzker Prize–winning architect based in Los Angeles. Mr. Gehry has built an architectural career that has spanned over five decades and produced public and private buildings in America, Europe and Asia. Hallmarks of Mr. Gehry’s work include a particular concern that people exist comfortably within the spaces that he creates, and an insistence that his buildings address the context and culture of their sites and the budgets of his clients.
Notable projects include: Walt Disney Concert Hall in downtown Los Angeles; Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, Spain; MIT Ray and Maria Stata Center in Cambridge, Massachusetts; The Vontz Centerfor Molecular Studies on the University of Cincinnati campus; Experience Music Project in Seattle; New World Center in Miami Beach; Weisman Art Museum in Minneapolis; Dancing House in Prague; the Vitra Design Museum and the museum MARTa Herford in Germany; the Art Gallery of Ontario in Toronto; the Cinémathèque Française in Paris; and 8 Spruce Street in New York City.
Interior Design Architect Restaurants
With global offices to support a far-reaching vision, Rockwell Group is an interdisciplinary firm that emphasizes innovation and thought leadership in every project. Founded in 1984 by David Rockwell and led by partners Shawn Sullivan and Greg Keffer, Rockwell Group creates extraordinary experiences and built environments the world over.
Based in downtown New York with a satellite office in Madrid, they specialize in a wide array of work from luxury hospitality, cultural, and healthcare projects, to educational, product, and set design.
Crafting a unique and individual narrative concept for each project is fundamental to Rockwell Group’s successful design approach. From the big picture to the smallest detail, the story informs and drives the design.
Tara Bernerd & Partners
Interior Design Architect Hotel
British designer Tara Bernerd is the founder of the interior architectural practice, Tara Bernerd & Partners. Based in London’s Belgravia, the practice works on a global platform and prides itself on its intelligent approach to interior space planning and design.
Bernerd and her team strive to create a feeling of authenticity within each property by establishing a distinct design DNA that is true to both the location and the people who will make it their home. Whether in a hotel lobby, a restaurant, or a private residence, the team seeks to create meaning and connection through a distinct sense of place.
Tara Bernerd and Partners’ projects span the globe, with properties in New York, Miami, LA, London, Hong Kong and beyond. Key clients include Four Seasons, Fort Capital, Starwood Capital, Thompson Hotels, SIXTY Hotels, Belmond and Berkeley Group.
Interior Design Architect Residences
Anthony Ingrao is the Principal of Ingrao Inc., an internationally acclaimed architecture and design firm, established in 1982 and based in New York City. He partners with Randy Kemper and is assisted by 44 architects and designers.
With projects all over the world, Ingrao has not only redefined the world of modern luxury but has become a name synonymous with refinement, quality and unique style. Light, texture, scale, unexpected unique materials and the relationship between the interior with its surrounding are at the forefront of Ingrao’s nature.
Ingrao Inc. is widely known for private residential projects in New York, Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, Aspen, Palm Beach, Hawaii, the Caribbean and Miami. Their projects can also be found beyond the states, in spots like Tel Aviv, Monaco, St Tropez, Moscow, Saudi Arabia, Hong Kong and London. Ingrao Inc. recently completed designing the Baccarat residences in New York City. Notable current commercial work includes the Hudson Yards project with Skidmore, Owens, Merrill and the Related Companies in New York City, as well as Ward Village in Hawaii. Ingrao Inc. is an AD100 ranked firm.
OJB Landscape Architecture
OJB Landscape Architecture, a leading urban design firm in San Diego, Boston and Houston, focuses on creating landscapes that transform perspectives and evoke emotional responses, creating unique and unforgettable sensory experiences. The firm’s work imaginatively unifies the relationship between landscape and architecture, ensuring unique compositions that satisfy the demands of both form and function.
OJB has received more than 80 design awards, including the American Society of Landscape Architect’s 2015 Firm Award, consecutive Urban Open Space Awards from the Urban Land Institute recognizing Myriad Botanical Gardens in Oklahoma City OK (2015) and Klyde Warren Park in Dallas, TX (2014), and three Honor Awards from ASLA for Sunnylands Center & Gardens in Rancho Mirage CA, the Brochstein Pavilion at Rice University in Houston TX, and the Reid Residence in Houston, TX. James Burnett is the recipient of the 2016 ASLA Design Medal.