Founder of the Peter Marino Architect PLLC, architectural studio, opened in 1978 and working in New York, with satellite offices in Philadelphia, Southampton and Santa Barbara. Peter Marino works a great deal in commercial, cultural, and residential fields, as well as retail. He has worked with world-famous artists and maison, such as Fendi, Armani, Valentino, Chanel, Louis Vuitton, Cristian Dior, Donna Karan and Barneys New York. Awards: 2006: he became a member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) + won a design prize for the Nassau Country museum of art. 2005: AIA prizes: National Honor Awards for Chanel + prize for a private house in London. 2004: AIA design prize for the Chanel sales outlet 2001: AIA prize for the Chanel shop in Osaka 1999: AIA prize for excellence in design for Estèe Lauder Plaza in New York Lauder Plaza a New York 1997: AIA prize for the G. Armani shop, New York.