Gerald Bodziak is a founding principal of Abruzzo Bodziak Architects (ABA), an internationally-recognized practice with experience ranging from civic and cultural projects to homes and exhibitions. He received his Bachelor of Science from the University of Michigan Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning, and his Master of Architecture from Princeton University. In addition to his practice, Bodziak has been a lecturer and guest critic at numerous institutions, teaching design, drawing, and construction technology courses at, among others, Columbia’s Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation and The Rhode Island School of Design.
ABA has received numerous recognitions including the Architectural League Prize for Young Architects and Designers, AIA New Practices New York, Architectural Record’s Design Vanguard, and Curbed’s Groundbreakers Award. A proponent of civic engagement, the office is included in New York City Department of Design and Construction’s Design Excellence Program.
The office’s projects have been featured in international publications such as Architectural Record, Wired, Fast Company, Wallpaper, FRAME, Domus, Baumeister, and Cultured, and the firm’s work has been exhibited by institutions such as Exit Art, Japan Foundation, Storefront for Art and Architecture, The Boston Society of Architects, and as part of The New Museum Festival of Ideas, with the Audi Urban Future Initiative.