A founding partner of PBDW Architects, Sam White leads a practice that combines historic restoration and adaptive reuse with new designs in historic settings. The firm’s current commissions include the conversion of the Park Avenue Armory into a major cultural venue, galleries for the New-York Historical Society, a school for children on the autism spectrum, a 14-story synagogue and community house on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, and a Net-Zero-Energy dormitory for Williams College
Mr. White is the author The Houses of McKim, Mead & White published by Rizzoli. He is co-author with Elizabeth White of McKim, Mead & White: The Masterworks, and Stanford White Architect, also published by Rizzoli. Mr. White is an Academician of the National Academy of Design and a graduate of Harvard College and the University of Pennsylvania.