WE CREATE DELIGHT FOR OUR CLIENTS
We specialize in optimizing Light-Views-Space
We specialize in creating a home that brings you delight
We specialize in residential gut renovations
Allegra leads a team of talented professionals dedicated to a culture of clarity, kindness, and excellence.
This firm is dedicated to creating a delightful experience for its clients on the path to a truly delightful new home.
Allegra is a licensed architect with over 15 years of design and construction experience in and around New York City.
Before starting her own practice Allegra worked at a series of progressively larger firms doing innovative work, including work on a solar home in the Catskills, renovations of rental-to-coop 10-40 unit buildings in Harlem, residential and corporate renovations, and an expansion of JFK airport for Delta.
Through her consulting work, Allegra has developed specialties in lighting and inter-disciplinary branding and design.
Allegra’s latest innovations are an emphasis on new apartment renovation typologies and a focus on her “Light-Views-Space” design strategy in her firm’s renovations and creating a delightful process for her clients.
Allegra became a registered architect in the State of New York in 2000.
Read more about Allegra in the blog post Born to be: A NYC Apartment Renovation Specialist
Recognition and Affiliations
HONORS + AWARDS
- Fire Island Bungalow Winner: Interior Design / Residential Category; Honorable Mention: Country Category: BLT Design Awards 
- Gramercy Pied à Terre Honorable Mention: Interior Design / Residential Category: BLT Design Awards 
- Upper West Side Townhouse Honorable Mention: Architectural Design / Residential Category: BLT Design Awards 
- Post Graduate William Kinne Traveling Fellowship Prize: Columbia University 
- Lowenfish Memorial Prize: Columbia University 
- Kinne Summer Traveling Fellowship: Columbia University 
- Honors Thesis: Dartmouth College 
- Winner of Great Bear III Cabin Design: Dartmouth College 
EXHIBITS + PUBLICATIONS
- CELEBRITY HOMES: Fans of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Can Now Live in the Building From the Show: Architectural Digest [April 19, 2018; by Joyce Chen]
- COOL LISTINGS: Pre-war Beauty: 6SQFT [April 19, 2018; by Michelle Cohen]
- GIMME SHELTER: Live in the building made famous by ‘Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’: New York Post [April 18, 2018; by Jennifer Gould Keil]
- AIA Annual Subway Exhibit: West 4th Street subway station, NYC [October 2010; 2011; 2012; 2013]
- West Side Story: Interior Design [July 2000; by Julia Lewis]
- Negotiation & Duration exhibit: Columbia University, NYC [Spring 2000]
- Exchanging Views exhibit: Columbia University, NYC [Spring 1994]
- Waseda University Studio Installation: Waseda University, Tokyo Campus [Summer 1993]