Renowned for the World Trade Center Memorial in Lower Manhattan, Handel Architects LLP is an architecture, interior design and planning firm with offices in New York City, San Francisco, Hong Kong and Abu Dhabi. Led by Gary Handel, the firm has gained national and international recognition for work such as The Ritz-Carlton, Washington D.C. The beautiful and exquisite details designed by Handel Architects are evident throughout the Residences at The Ritz-Carlton, Philadelphia providing ultra-luxury living in Philadelphia.
Handel Architects has won numerous design awards and is regularly featured in architectural journals and design publications.
The firm’s clients include private developers, publicly funded organizations, and institutional and not-for-profit groups. Since Michael Arad, designer of the World Trade Center Memorial, joined Handel Architects as a partner in 2004, Mr. Handel has been coordinating the work of the parties involved in the memorial. Mr. Handel is also a founding board member of the Friends of the High Line, and has been integral in facilitating the transformation of this Chelsea landmark.