Ms. Katrin Adam

General Information

Occupation: Architect

Birth City: Munich

Birth Country: Germany

Resident City: New York City

Resident State/Province: New York

Resident Country: United States

Sources: McQuiston, Liz. Women in Design: a Contemporary View. New York City: Rizzoli, 1988.


Subject: non-elitist, participatory architecture

Subject: architectural, interior and furniture design


Employer: Nora Gad and Aryle L Noy, Architects

Title: Junior Designer

City: Tel Aviv

Country: Israel

Notes: information added by GK

Employer: Eero Saarinen & Associates Architects

Title: Designer

City: New Haven

State: Connecticut

Country: United States

Notes: worked with Roche, Dinkeloo & Associates

Employer: Women's Development Corporation

Title: co-founder and co-ordinator

City: Providence

State: Rhode Island

Country: United States

Employer: Womens School of Planning and Architecture

Title: Teacher

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Employer: Womens School of Architecture and Evironmental Studies

Title: Teacher

City: New York City

State: New York

Country: United States

Notes: City College, City University of New York

Employer: Greenpoint Hospital Intergenerational Housing Project

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Notes: private practice architecture, planning and development projects

Employer: 66 Avenue C and 606 East 11th Street (Urban Homesteading Projects)

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Notes: private practice architecture, planning and development projects

Employer: New York City Transit Authority - Subway station rehabilitation

City: New York City

Country: United States

Employer: Engineering Surgvey and Report

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Employer: Middle Village Senior Center and Services Now for Adult Persons Center (with NYC Department for the Aging)

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Employer: Ralph J Bunche Day Care Center, United Nations

City: New York City

Country: United States

Notes: programming and design


Name: Pico Union Neighbourhood Council, Frank O Gehry and Associates, Charles Kratka Associates, and Kurt Meyer and Associates Architects

City: Los Angeles

State: California

Country: United States

Notes: Designer, 1970-1973


No apprenticeships on record


Name: National Endowment for the Arts Grant

Description: to develop "quality housing" standards for urban homesteading efforts in New York's Lower East Side

Date Received: January 01, 1983

Name: American Planning Association

Description: competition

Name: Community Service and Economic Development Administration

Notes: Washington DC


Notable Projects


Institution: Cabinetmaking Giuld of Munich

Degree: Journeyman Certificate, Cabinetmaking and Carpentry

Institution: Beaux Arts Academy, Munich

Degree: BA, Interior Architecture


Professional Affiliations

Publications By

Publications About

Notes: Work featured in magazines and journals, internationally

Title: Women in Design a Contemporary View

Author: Liz McQuiston

Publication: book

Page: 10

Publisher: Rizzoli

City: New York

Title: Neighborhood Women Renaissance Housing

Author: New Village Journal

Issue: 1


City: Berkley