Breakfast Speaker Gregg Brodarick
A trained architect, Gregg Brodarick has split his time living, studying and working in Italy and the USA for over 25 years, an experience that has been fundamental in his formation as an architect and designer. Brodarick received a Bachelors degree in Architecture from the University of Kentucky (USA) in 1992 and a Master of Architecture from Syracuse University (Florence, Italy Campus) in 1998.
Brodarick has extensive project experience in retail, industrial, residential, restoration and interior design, as well as product design and business development. He is partner of the multi-disciplinary architecture and engineering consulting firm Solids (Milan) as well as the international design company IMPATIA, which produces a series of Made in Italy handcrafted products. 2014 marked the launch of the luxury Calma e Gesso Collection for IMPATIA; the inaugural product, the crystal-glass billiard Filotto, is showcased at the Ralph Lauren Flagship store on Madison Avenue in New York City
Brodarick's other noteworthy accomplishments being elected chapter president of the European chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA Europe), in 2011, of which he is still an active member. Most recently, he has founded the architecture education platform ISPLORA, continuing to spread his passion for the best in contemporary Italian architecture through professionally accredited video documentary lessons.
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Gregg Brodarick is the founder and creative director of IMPATIA, an international design and distribution company with offices in the U.S. and Italy, as well as editor of a series of Made in Italy handcrafted products. They collaborate with passionate and skillful artisans across Italy to give birth to authentic pearls of Italian design through a contemporary and 'human' approach.
Gregg Brodarick has been offering professional architectural services in Italy since 1992, and is a partner at Solids, a multi-disciplinary, architectural and engineering consulting firm based in Milan. Recognized for their core values of quality, innovation, and efficiency, Solids has successfully provided turn-key design to the building industry with cost effective state-of-the-art projects.
Gregg Brodarick is the President of ISPLORA, the new online education platform that encourages us to explore the world around us by offering high quality video documentaries on the finest contemporary Italian architecture, as well providing the latest news, photos, details of events and interviews in its daily ‘Digest’. Each video lesson is recognized by the American Institute of Architects (AIA) to offer continuing professional development credits.
Breakfast Speaker Gregory Reaves
Gregory joined Safdie Architects as a principal in 2010. He is currently principal in charge for residential and mixed-use project in New York, India, China, Sri Lanka and Singapore. He is also responsible for projects in the US, including the national medal-of-honor museum in Charleston, South Carolina. Before joining the firm, Reaves was a partner at Thomas Phifer and Partners in New York, where he was also responsible for more than 15 notable projects and five national AIA honor award recipient designs, including the North Carolina Museum of art expansion. Earlier, while at the offices of Richard Meier and partners, Reeves served as a senior project designer on several projects, including The Getty Center in Los Angeles and the City Hall and Central Library in The Hague, Netherlands. He also worked at Skidmore Owings and Merrill in Chicago. He is a member of the Urban Land Institute and is a graduate of the University of Kentucky College of Architecture.
2010 – Present (6 years)
Collegiate Church Tower, New York, New York
National Medal of Honor Museum, Charleston, SC
Golden Horn Waterfront Development, Istanbul, Turkey
Mayasem Central District, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Incheon International Airport Terminal 2 Competition, Seoul, Korea
Promont Residential Development, Bangalore, India
Altaire Condominium Development, Colombo, Sri Lanka
Orchard Boulevard Hotel and Condominiums, Singapore
Eling Hill Residences, Chongqing, China
Changi Airport Terminal 4 Competition, Singapore
Mulund Residential Community, Mumbai, India
Chongqing Chaotianmen Competition Stage, Chongqing, China
Project Jewel at Changi Airport, Singapore
Dream Island Integrated Resort, Budapest Hungary
Keppel Island Residences, Singapore