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Architect

Linda Miriam Yowell, American architect. Registered architect, New York, Connecticut, New Jersey. Recipient Best Residential Renovation award Beaux Arch 1989;Housing and Urban Development Urban design fellow, William Kinne fellowship.

Background

Yowell, Linda Miriam was born on September 8, 1951 in Montclair, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Daniel and Gilberte (Cazes) Yowell.

Education

AB cum laude, Vassar College, 1973. Master of Architecture, Columbia University, 1976.

Career

Architectural designer CUH2A, Princeton, New Jersey, 1976-1978. Architect Smotrich & Platt Architects, New York City, 1978-1983. Partner Meyer, Yowell & Gifford Architects, 1983-1990.

Principal Linda Yowell Architect, since 1990. Vice president Alliance of Women in Architecture, 1979-1981. Co-founder, coordinator education program Cooper-Hewitt Museum.

Achievements

  • Registered architect, New York, Connecticut, New Jersey.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author, project director: (guidebook) Built By Women: A Guide to Architecture in the New York Area, 1981. Architect: East Hampton Airport, 1989 (2d place prize competition Beaux Arch, 1989).

Membership

Member National Environmental Leadership Council, Washington, since 1990. Member American Institute of Architects (founder Learning by Design: New York, secretary New York chapter since 1991), Architectural League New York, Society Architectural Historians., Salisbury (Connecticut) Association (chair historic preservation committee).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Art education.

Connections

Married Richard M. Zuckerman, December 26, 1976. Children: Julia, Emily.

father:
Daniel Yowell

mother:
Gilberte (Cazes) Yowell

spouse:
Richard M. Zuckerman

children:
Julia Yowell

Emily Yowell