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Architect

James Vincent Czajka, American architect. Registered architect, New York. Member American Institute of Architects, National Council Architectural Registration Boards (certified).

Background

Czajka, James Vincent was born on December 6, 1950 in Lackawanna, New York, United States. Son of Joseph Martin and Livia Maria (Jengo) Czajka.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Art and Design, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1972. Master of Architecture, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1975.

Career

Assistant professor architecture State University of New York, Buffalo, 1975-1979. Architect Ehrenkrantz Group Architects and Planners, New York City, 1979-1984, Beyer, Blinder, Belle Architects and Planners, New York City, 1984-1991, associate, 1987-1991, studio director, 1988-1991. Private practice, 1991-1992.

Principal Allanbrook Benic Czajka Architects & Planners, 1993-2001, James Vincent Czajka Architects, New York City, since 2001. Consultant Art Center Old Forge, 2006.

Achievements

  • Registered architect, New York.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Principal works include Baird Point Amphitheater, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1978, Social Security Administration Building, Queens, New York, 1982, Paul Klapper Hall, Queens College, 1986, New York Hall Science Master Plan, Queens, 1992, American Academy Arts and Letters Master Plan, 1994, St. Joseph Parish Master Plan, Queens, 1994, World Monuments Fund Headquarters, Manhattan, 1995, Loyola School of Science Center renovation, Manhattan, 1996, Rutgers Church renovation, Manhattan, 1997, Brooklyn Conservatory of Music renovation, 1998, Blue Heron Arts Center, Manhattan, 1999, Preissner House, East Hampton, N., 2000, Conard House, Manhattan, 2000, The Rockwell Museum of Western Art, Corning, New York, 2001, New York Society Library. Master Plan, 2002, Lefferts Homestead Children's Museum, Brooklyn, 2002, Elephant House Renovation, Bronx Zoo, 2003, Myerson House, Amagansett, New York, 2004, Third St. Music School Master Plan, New York City, 2005, program architect Art Center of Old Forge, 2006, Emelin Theatre Master Plan, Mamaroneck, New York, 2007, Pelham Art Center Renovation, New York, 2008, Playwright Horizons Theater School Studios, 2009, American Academy Arts and Letters Glass Link Project, 2009, 4D Theater, Bronx Zoo, 2010.

Membership

Member American Institute of Architects, National Council Architectural Registration Boards (certified).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Piano.

Connections

father:
Joseph Martin Czajka

mother:
Livia Maria (Jengo) Czajka