Richard Gluckman ’70, G’71, a Fellow of the American Institute of Architects (AIA), is a principal of Gluckman Mayner Architects, based in New York City. Since establishing his architectural practice in 1977, Gluckman has closely aligned his work with the world of art and design, creating distinctive spaces for numerous art galleries and museums.
Projects include the Philadelphia Museum of Art’s Perelman Building, the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, Museo Picasso Malaga, Mori Arts Center, the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, the Andy Warhol Museum, Vassar College’s Kenyon Hall, the new expansion of the Georgia Museum of Art on the Athens campus of the University of Georgia, and The Warehouse, Syracuse University’s multipurpose facility in downtown Syracuse.
Gluckman has been a visiting critic and lecturer at universities including Harvard, Yale, Penn, Parsons, and SU, and is a recipient of the National Design Award, as well as honor and merit awards from the AIA at the national, state and local chapter levels. A graduate of Syracuse University’s School of Architecture with bachelor’s and master’s degrees, he has received the Arents Award, SU’s highest alumni honor. He is chair of the School of Architecture’s Alumni Advisory Board.
A monograph of Gluckman Mayner Architects’ work, Framework: Gluckman Mayner Architects, was published in 2009 by Monacelli Press; an earlier monograph, Space Framed: Richard Gluckman Architect, was published by Monacelli Press in 2000. Gluckman Mayner Architects is working on projects which include the Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum in New York City, the Philbrook Museum of Art in Tulsa, museums in Hangzhou and Shanghai, China, and Dineen Hall, the new home of Syracuse University’s College of Law.