2013 Silver Spark Design Award

Spark Design Awards, November 2013
Category: Spaces
Southwest Porch at Bryant Park
Ignacio Ciocchini, Julie Ember, Neha Sabnis: Bryant Park Corporation
Nancy Thiel: Thiel Architecture + Design

2013 IDA Merit Award

International Downtown Association, August 2013
Category: Public Space
Free Public WiFi Network
Chelsea Improvement Company

2012 Good Design Award

The Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design
The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies, December 2012

Category: Environments 2012
CityBench
Ignacio Ciocchini, Designer
Chelsea Improvement Company

2012 Good Design Award

The Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design
The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies, December 2012

Category: Environments 2012
Bryant Park Litter Receptacles
Ignacio Ciocchini, Designer
Bryant Park Corporation

2012 Silver Spark Design Award

Spark Design Awards, December 2012
Category: Product
CityBench
Ignacio Ciocchini, Industrial Designer
Chelsea Improvement Company

2012 Bronze Spark Design Award

Spark Design Awards, December 2012
Category: Communication
SBS Graphics and Interface Design
Ignacio Ciocchini, Julie Ember, Jamie Song: 34th Street Partnership
Margaret Coffey, Ted Orosz: MYA NYC Transit
William Carry, Neil Gagliardi, NYC DOT

2012 IDA Merit Award

International Downtown Association, September 2012
Category: Public Space
CityBench
Chelsea Improvement Company

2012 IDA Merit Award

International Downtown Association, September 2012
Category: Public Space
Select Bus Service Vending Machine Graphics and Interface Redesign
34th Street Partnership

IDEA Finalist

Industrial Designers Society of America, September 2012
CityBench

IDEA Finalist

Industrial Designers Society of America, June 2011
Bryant Park Litter Receptacles

Faces of Design Award

Faces of Design, January 2011
Portfolio of Work
Ignacio Ciocchini, Industrial Designer
Bryant Park Corporation, 34th Street Partnership, Chelsea Improvement Company

2010 Silver Spark Design Award

Spark Design Awards, November 2010
Bryant Park Litter Receptacles
Ignacio Ciocchini, Industrial Designer
Bryant Park Corporation / Chelsea Improvement Company

Great Places in America: Public Spaces

American Planning Association, October 2010
Category: Public Spaces
Bryant Park, New York City
Bryant Park Corporation

WOW Award

PR News, October 2010
Category: WOW
Southwest Airlines Co., The Southwest Porch at Bryant Park
Bryant Park Corporation

2010 Downtown Achievement Awards: Merit Award

International Downtown Association, October 2010
Category: Public Space
Southwest Porch
Bryant Park Corporation

2010 Downtown Pinnacle Award

International Downtown Association, October 2010
Chelsea Triangle
Chelsea Improvement Company

Curbed Awards 2010

curbed.com, September 2010
Category: Urban Design
Coolest Seat on the Street
Ignacio Ciocchini, Industrial Designer
Chelsea Improvement Company

2010 Landmark Award

American Society of Landscape Architects and The National Trust for Historic Preservation, May 2010
Category: Professional Awards
Redesign of Bryant Park, 1989
Olin Studios, Inc.
Bryant Park Corporation

Reggie Award - Gold

Promotion Marketing Association, March 2010
Category: Experiential Marketing (Budget over $1,000,000)
Civic Entertainment Group, The Southwest Porch at Bryant Park
The Civic Entertainment Group
Bryant Park Corporation

Reggie Award - Gold

Promotion Marketing Association, March 2010
Category: Local, Regional Marketing (Budget over $1,000,000)
Civic Entertainment Group, The Southwest Porch at Bryant Park
The Civic Entertainment Group
Bryant Park Corporation

Big Apple Greeter

Celebrate New York 2009 Awards, December 2009
Daniel A. Biederman

2009 Silver Spark Award

Spark Design Awards, November 2009
SW Chelsea Streetscape Collection
Ignacio Ciocchini, Industrial Designer
Chelsea Improvement Company

2009 Downtown Achievement Awards

International Downtown Association, September 2009
Category: Public Space
Bryant Park Winter Program
Bryant Park Corporation

2008 Downtown Achievement Awards

International Downtown Association, June 2008
Category: Public Space
Bryant Park Restrooms
Bryant Park Corporation

2008 Downtown Achievement Awards

International Downtown Association, June 2008
Category: Social Issues
Bryant Park Word for Word Series
Bryant Park Corporation

2008 NYC Neighborhood Achievement Awards

NYC Department of Small Business Services, February 2008
Category: Placemaking
Bryant Park Programming
Bryant Park Corporation

2008 NYC Neighborhood Achievement Awards

NYC Department of Small Business Services, February 2008
Category: Placemaking
Chelsea Triangle
Chelsea Improvement Company

2007 New York City Neighborhood Achievement Awards

NYC Department of Small Business Services, July 2007
Category: Placemaking
The Pond at Bryant Park
Bryant Park Corporation

2007 Downtown Achievement Awards: Special Achievement Award

International Downtown Association, Walker Parking Consultants, July 2007
Category: Transportation
Parking Regulations Sign System
34th Street Partnership

20th Annual Excellence in Design Competition, Bronze Medal

Appliance Magazine, April 2007
Category: Commercial / Vending Appliances
34th Street News box
34th Street Partnership

The William E. Simon Prize in Social Entrepreneurship

Manhattan Institute for Policy Research, 2007
Daniel A. Biederman
Bryant Park Corporation

2007 Jury Award

Society for Environmental Graphic Design, 2007
34th Street Parking Sign System
34th Street Partnership

Industrial Design Excellence Award 2006 (IDEA 2006), Bronze IDEA Award

Industrial Designers Society of America and Business Week Magazine, September 2006
Category: Environments
34th Street Outdoor Information Carts
34th Street Partnership

2005 Award for Excellence

Urban Land Institute, April 2005
34th Street Streetscape Program
34th Street Partnership

2004 Neighborhood Achievement Awards

International Downtown Association, 2004
Category: Public Space
Bryant Park Reading Room
Bryant Park Corporation

2004 Neighborhood Development Achievement Awards

NYC Department of Small Business Services, 2004
Category: Public Space / Outstanding Achievement
Bryant Park Reading Room, HBO Summer Film Festival
Bryant Park Corporation

2003 New York City Neighborhood Development Awards: Award of Merit

NYC Department of Small Business Services, July 2003
Category: Public Space
Custom Designed Street Furniture
34th Street Partnership

SEGD 2003 Awards: Award of Merit

Society for Environmental Graphic Design, June 2003
Category: Wayfinding
34th Street Partnership Self-Illuminating Street Sign
34th Street Partnership

2002 New York City Neighborhood Development Awards: Award of Merit

NYC Department of Small Business Services, July 2002
Category: Public Space
Herald and Greeley Square Parks
34th Street Partnership

Industrial Design Excellence Award 2002 - Bronze (IDEA 2002)

Industrial Designers Society of America and Business Week Magazine, June 2002
Category: Environments
Bryant Park Sign System
Bryant Park Restoration Corporation

Awards for Excellence in Design

The Art Commission of the City of New York, March 2001
New Pay Telephone Enclosure, 34th Street Partnership contribution to NYC streetscape design
34th Street Partnership

2000 Downtown Achievement Awards: Special Achievement Award

International Downtown Association, August 2000
Category: Public Space
Herald and Greeley Squares
34th Street Partnership

Thirteenth Annual Brendan Gill Prize

The Municipal Art Society of New York, August 2000
Category: Horticulture
Maureen Hackett, Director of Horticulture
34th Street Partnership

Lucy G. Moss Preservation Award

New York Landmarks Conservancy, April 2000
Category: Preservation
Preservation Award for Herald and Greeley Squares
34th Street Partnership

Merit Award: 101 Park Avenue Streetscape Improvements

New Jersey American Society of Landscape Architects, February 2000
Category: New Jersey Chapter
Grand Central Partnership, 101 Park Avenue Streetscape Improvements
Grand Central Partnership

Quality of Life and Community Service Award

Murray Hill Neighborhood Association, October 1998
Beautification of 34th Street and Grand Central Partnership Streets
Daniel Biederman

The EDRA/Places Awards for Place Design and Place Research

Environmental Design Research Association, Autumn 1998
Category: Place Design and Place Research
Bryant Park
Hardy Holzman Pfeiffer Associates, New York
Bryant Park Restoration Corporation

Project of the Year Award, Streetscape Improvements

Metro NY/NJ Construction Management Association of America, May 1998
Grand Central Partnership Streetscape Improvements
Grand Central Partnership

Special Achievement Award

International Downtown Association, 1997
Category: Public Space
The New Bryant Park
Bryant Park Restoration Corporation

Special Achievement Award

International Downtown Association, 1997
Retail Improvement Program
34th Street Partnership

President's Award

American Society of Landscape Architects, 1996

Category: New York Chapter
Daniel Biederman / Bryant Park Corporation
Daniel Biederman

Award for Excellence

Urban Land Institute, 1996
Bryant Park
Bryant Park Restoration Corporation

Arbor Day Award

National Arbor Day Foundation, 1996
Grand Central Partnership Streetscape Program
Grand Central Partnership

Award of Merit

American Institute of Architects, June 1995
Category: New York Chapter
Retail Improvement Program for both 34th Street and Grand Central
34th Street Partnership / Grand Central Partnership

Landscape Presentation Award

The Preservation League of New York State, 1995
Bryant Park Restoration Corporation

Green Thumb Award

The East Side Association, 1995
Grand Central Horticulture
Grand Central Partnership

Urban Design Honor Awards

American Institute of Architects, May 1994
Category: Urban Design
Bryant Park and the Fifth Avenue Terrace of the New York Public Library
Hanna/Olin Ltd: Urban Landscape Architects; Davis Brody & Associates; Hardy, Holzman, Pfeiffer & Associates; Kupiec & Koutsomitis Architects PC; Bryant Park Restoration Corporation; NYPL; NYC Department of Parks and Recreation; owners and clients
Bryant Park Restoration Corporation

1994 Big Apple Award

International Furnishings and Design Association, 1994
Category: New York Chapter
Bryant Park Restoration Corporation

Apple Neighborhood Achievement Award

Apple Bank, 1993
34th Street Partnership

Donald C. Platten Corporation Environmental Award

We Care About New York INC., 1993
Grand Central Partnership

Special Achievement Award

International Downtown Association, 1993
Category: Downtown Trends
The Homeless and other Downtown Social Initiatives
Grand Central Partnership

Certificate of Merit

The Municipal Art Society of New York, 1992
The Restoration of Bryant Park
Bryant Park Restoration Corporation

Star Award: Successful Transforming Actions in the Region

Regional Planning Association, 1992
Grand Central Partnership

Media Award - Exceptional Merit

Community Action Network, 1992
Homeless Shelter Rooftop Garden
Grand Central Partnership, Rodale Press, Inc.
Grand Central Partnership

1991 "New York Loves You" Award

New York State Department of Economic Development, 1991
For contribution to the importance of NY State's tourism, and environment
Grand Central Partnership

Award for Excellence

Urban Land Institute, 1991
Grand Central Partnership

Outstanding Planning Award

American Planning Association, 1991
Category: Planning Implementation
Master plan for the Grand Central District
Grand Central Partnership, Benjamin Thompson Associates, Inc. Architects
Grand Central Partnership

Manhattan Transition Center's Community Based Programs

Board of Education - City of New York, 1991
Grand Central Partnership

Merit Award

American Society of Landscape Architects, 1990
Master Plan for the Grand Central District
Grand Central Partnership

Special Achievement Award

International Downtown Association, 1989
Category: Communications
"The New Bryant Park" Information/Fundraising Packet
Bryant Park Restoration Corporation

Special Achievement Award

International Downtown Association, 1989
Security Force Regulations and Procedure Book
Grand Central Partnership

1984 Award for Distinguished Community Service

Goldome, December 1984
Restoration of Bryant Park
Bryant Park Restoration Corporation

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