Maine Practice

Laura Heim has received her license to practice architecture in Maine.  We are beginning two new charming camp projects in Southern Maine.  With a deep respect for vernacular wooden architecture, which led to a Columbia University funded travel grant to research...

Heim Architect Open House

To celebrate the opening of the newly completed studio, Heim Architect hosted two openings.  Guests enjoyed slide shows of the making of the office, the history of Sunnyside Gardens  and the office portfolio of work. To see the renovated space, click here. Thank you...

Heim Architect’s New Studio

We are pleased to announce that the office has moved to our new location on Skillman Avenue in Sunnyside.  The new space is organized into areas for meeting, design, work, presentation, service and reflection.  Click HERE to understand the making of the new studio...

Site Visit to Escamequita, Nicaragua

La Casa de Fuego y Agua begins construction.  Laura Heim traveled to San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua for five days to review the site and stake the footprint of the guest house, respecting the existing site terrain as well as sensitively sequencing the approach and...

Scaffolding covers Upper West Side wine shop

Facade restoration begins this week on Acker Merrall & Condit,  America’s oldest wine shop, located in the Upper West Side / Central Park West Historic District.  Laura Heim designed the restoration of the historic facade including stucco joint lines, color...