PKSB Architects

Tim Witzig, AIA


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Tim Witzig, AIA
Principal

Known for his breadth of understanding, Tim Witzig has played an instrumental role in the success of PKSB for almost two decades.

Mr. Witzig has overseen teams for numerous projects. His experience includes, public and private schools, religious spaces, residential interiors, personalized homes, commercial interiors and a history of projects with civic importance. He served as a designer and Project Manager for the interior renovations of the AIA award-winning Franklin, Mansfield and Shoreham Hotels in New York City. He was responsible for directing fabrication for guest area upgrades, interior elements and furnishings for all three hotels. Mr. Witzig has also participated in the design and construction administration of the Physics Building Addition and Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology Research Building at the University of Virginia, refurbishments for the Joseph E. Seagram Company in New York, and customized hotel resort interiors for the Walt Disney World Company. Prior to joining PKSB in 1990, Mr. Witzig was a designer at Skidmore, Owings & Merrill with a team developing the first designs for Worldwide Plaza at Columbus Circle. His participation in designing and managing projects with various scales, local code requirements, and unique technical requirements has brought Mr. Witzig a broad understanding of the challenges our client’s face in realizing a project.


Education

- Masters of Architecture, Columbia University, New York, NY
- Bachelor of Architecture, Washington University, St. Louis, MO

Selected past and present projects include:

  • PS 101K Addition, Brooklyn, New York
  • 10 East 15 Street School, New York, New York
  •  Maspeth Campus High Schools, Queens, New York
  • Van Nest Academy, Bronx, New York
  • Pioneer Academy, PS 307, Queens, New York
  • Allen Stevenson School, New York, New York
  • University of Virginia Mechanical Engineering and Research Building, Charlottesville, Virginia
     

 

  • Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, New York, New York
  • Shoreham Hotel, New York, New York
  • Mansfield Hotel, New York, New York
  • Disney Contemporary Hotel, Orlando, Florida
  • Larchmont Temple, Larchmont, New York
  • Congregation Rodeph Sholom, New York, New York
  • TransResources Offices, New York, New York