The Up Studio was selected as winner of 2021 Archi Award for Single Family Residential Home

2021 AIA Archi Award
Single-Family Residential

Harbor Hideaway was awarded the 2021 AIA Archi Award for the category of Single-Family Residential Project Between 1-3mil.

The Up Studio wins a Grand Award at the 2023 Builder's Choice Award for Inside Out Cabana in the category off Accessory Building / Outdoor Space

Builder's Choice
2023 Grand Award

Our Inside Out Cabana was selected as grand award winner in the 2023 Builder's Choice Awards for the category of Accessory Building / Outdoor Spaces.

The Up Studio wins Gray Magazine's Award for Visionary Category

2024 Gray Award | Visionary Winner

Our Concealed Cottage project won the visionary Gray Award amongst a humbling list of winners that included firms like Zaha Hadid, Olson Kundig, and Omar Gandhi.

The Up Studio is longlisted for the 2022 Architecture Studio of the Year

2022 Architecture Studio of the Year

Our studio is one of 23 studios out of 5,400 from 90 countries that are in the running to win the award later this year for 2022 Architecture Studio of the Year.

The Up Studio 2021 Archi Award Commendation for Single Family Residential Interiors

2021 AIA Long Island
Commendation Award

The interiors of our Sag Harbor modern residence,Harbor Hideaway was presented with a 2021 AIA Long Island Commendation Award.

The Up Studio wins a Wood Design and Building Award for our Harbor Hideaway resicence

2020 Wood Design
& Building Award Winner

The Up Studio was awarded the 2020 Wood Design and Building Award for our Harbor Hideaway East End residence.

Architecture Award for Modern, Modular Pool Cabana Design

2023 AIA Long Island
Commendation Award

Our modular pool house design, Inside Out Cabana was honored with an AIA Archi Award for Small Structures.

The Up Studio wins a Builder's Choice Award for Free Float Pool Cabana in the category off Accessory Building / Outdoor Space

Builder's Choice
Award Winner

Our Free Float Pool Cabana was selected as the winner of the 2020 Builder's Choice Awards for the category of Accessory Building / Outdoor Spaces.

The Up Studio was selected as a residential architecture 2022 Gray Awards Finalist

2022 Gray Awards

We're excited to have our Harbor Hideaway project included as a finalist in the residential architecture category of Gray Magazine's 2022 design award program which recognizes "incredible work happening around the world."

The Up Studio award for best architecture marketing video series

Liberty Awards

Our ten-part video series documenting the Modern Home Design Process was awarded the SMPS NY Liberty Award for marketing in architecture. The series simplifies each phase of our architecture and interiors process into short, accessible videos"

The Up Studio was selected as winner of Live/Work Design Competition

LuigART Maker Spaces Competition Winner

We're pleased that Maker Market was selected as winners of the LuigART Maker Spaces Competition, hosted by NoLi, who's goal was to repurpose 30 houses in Lexington, KY as long-term live/work spaces for artists and makers.

The Up Studio's Anthonys Pancake House is winner of Excellence in Branding Award

Travel & Hospitality Awards Winner

We're honored that our Anthony's Pancake House redesign has received the award for Excellence in Branding in the US Travel & Hospitality Awards 2020.

Videos & Interviews

America By Design: Architecture Season 1 featuring Sag Harbor Hideaway by The Up Studio

America ByDesign on CBS

America ByDesign: Architecture on the CBS News Network features incredible projects from around the country, including a walkthrough of very our Harbor Hideaway project!

Studio Visit with NYC architects using Archicad, a modern architectural design software

Dwell Magazine Interview

The feature of our Open Corner House in Dwell Magazine included a home visit and interview with the homeowners and our partners, John Patrick Winberry and Jeffrey Ramirez.

Studio Visit with NYC architects using Archicad, a modern architectural design software

Inside The Studio Feature

The team behind the innovative, 3D architectural design software "ArchiCAD" stops by our studio and interviews our team about our transition to BIM technology.

New York Architecture Interview with John Patrick Winberry about Graphisoft ArchiCAD

Building Together

The team behind ArchiCAD stopped by to chat about how we utilize their software to design our custom modern homes. This 5-part video series covers topics ranging from advice on how to begin to how we utilize the software to maximize a home's energy efficiency.

Gather Interior Design App in studio with Tania Martins and Jeffrey Ramirez of The Up Studio


Gather stopped by our studio to see how our multidisciplinary team utilizes their specification software to collaborate seamlessly across all phases of our architecture and interiors process.

Long Island City NY Architects Studio Visit and Interview about 3d BIM software

Graphisoft's "ByDesign"

The creators of the innovative design software that our team utilizes interviewed us as part of their web series "By Design." Our team is a primary focus of their third season.

Interview with Jeffrey Ramirez about importance of voting in the architecture industry

Build the Vote

Based on an idea from the NYC architecture firm The Up Studio, “Build The Vote” is a unique public service project from GRAPHISOFT that uses the voices and talents of architects to remind their colleagues — and all citizens — of the importance of voting in the 2020 election.

Interview with Jeffrey Ramirez about importance of voting in the architecture industry

Newsday TV

The Long Island based newspaper visited our Cliff & Cove House to tell the story of how we took this historic, victorian hotel and gave it a sleek, modern renovation. Adam J Wanaselja (Partner/Architect) sat down with them to explain the concepts behind our designs.

Long Beach NY modern Beach Home Construction Site Visit on HGTV

HGTV's "Island Life"

HGTV documents the new homeowners as they see the construction progress of their new, sustainable, modern home in Long Beach, NY.


architectural record's design:Ed podcast feature of architect john patrick winbery of the up studio.jpg

Design:Ed Podcast

The Architectural Record podcast "Design:Ed" sits down with John Patrick Winberry to chat about how a home we designed for a family became a key figure in a major Hollywood film.

EntreArchitect Podcast Interview of The Up Studio's John Patrick Winberry


Architect & Partner, John Patrick Winberry, sits down with EntreArchitect to discuss how our design process is crafted to comfortably guide clients to an understanding of complex design theories.

US Modernist Radios intervire with The Up Studio re: Harbor Hideaway

US Modernist Radio

We joined the US Modernist Radio for a quick chat about our design intent behind our Harbor Hideaway project.

podcast interview with the up studio architecture partners

Getting Personal with Designers

Founding Partners Jeffrey Ramirez, John Patrick Winberry, and Adam Wanaselja sat down with the podcast to share a little about how (and why) the firm was stared and the fun (and challenges) faced along the way.

Online Press

Long Island Modern Home Architecture and Interiors featured in an interview with Dwell Magazine

Dwell Magazine

The team at Dwell interviewed our team and created an exclusive feature of our Open Corner House.

NYMag Curbed article about the architects behind the house from Leave the World Behind

NYMag Curbed

This article explores how a modern farmhouse we designed, became a main character in Netflix's hit film Leave the World Behind and how our home design informed the overall art direction of the film.

Arch. Record

The prestigious publication, Architectural Record, selected our Harbor Hideaway as one of their featured houses.

Architectural Digest

Architectural Digest tells a bit of the backstory about how ourOpen Corner house became the set of Netflix's film "Leave the World Behind."

Adaptable Boutique Sneaker Shop Architecture and Interiors in Los Angeles California


The iconic Italian design publication showcases Authentix, the LA sneaker boutique we designed with flexible, rotating, elements allowing for the space to be easily customized.

Press for Modern Hamptons Home Architects

Arch Daily

A deeper look into our architecture and interiors for Harbor Hideaway, a modern Hamptons home.

Press for modern medical office design and architecture

Architect Magazine

A feature on our architecture, interiors, and brand design for our modern medical practice.

Dwell Magazine

An interview with Jeffrey Ramirez about how a home we designed became a Hollywood film star.

Rethinking the Future Interview with Jeffrey Ramirez of The Up Studio


A wide-ranging interview with Jeffrey Ramirez about his design philosophy, collaboration, and the importance of constantly evolving in design.

Press link for Long Island Modern Architectural Addition

Design Milk

A leading design publication features our Sag Harbor Hideaway and chats about how well-designed homes in seasonal communities help attract more full-time residents.

Press for interior furnishing selections at modern tropical home

The Present Tense

An interview and feature about the interior furnishing selections at our tropical, modern home in Boca Raton.

Design Observer

An interview with John Patrick Winberry about our rapidly evolving neighborhood, Long Island City.

Article about a new modern architectural renovation to a historic victorian home on Long Island

Behind the Hedges

The East-End based publication wrote a thoughtful recap of our Cliff & Cove House – a new modern renovation to a classic Victorian home.

Press link for Hamptons Modern Home Architecture Interview


The team who behind the 3D design software, ArchiCAD, featured Harbor Hideaway as a preeminent example of design using their software. The in-depth article includes interviews and thorough explanations of our design concepts.

Press for modern hamptons home architecture


The window brand dives deep in an interview with our team to discuss how we created the first NY home using their modern window collection.

Press for Adaptable Sneaker Boutique by THE UP STUDIO

Arch Daily

A look into our adaptable sneaker boutique design from the esteemed architecture resource.

Long Island Modern Home Building Publication

Fine Homebuilding

A closer look at the architecture and construction of Table Top, our first Long Island modern home addition.

Press link for Long Island Modern Pool Cabana

Design Milk

Architecture's daily dose explores the architecture and interiors of Free Float modern pool house.

interview with southampton press regarding fema home design

Southampton Press

An interview with The Up Studio and Bates Masi Architects about how architects adapt our designs to meet FEMA regulations.

Press for modern pool cabana and outdoor bar architecture

Architect Magazine

A recap of our architecture and interiors for Free Float, a modern black brick pool cabana and outdoor bar / seating area on the North Shore.

The Up Studio architecture + interiors feature on modern medical practice design

Retail Design Blog

The store design blog takes note of a few of our retail architecture projects.

Press for art curation at tropical modern home design

Uprise Art

An interview with Jeffrey Ramirez about our art and furnishing curation at Infinity House.



Our West Beech residence proves that Long Islander's in elevated homes like the security and the view.

plain magazine features hamptons modern pool cabana by the up studio

Plain Magazine

In the Hamptons, the Inside-Out Cabana is a welcome spot for all poolside-related activities.

Press for Modern Medical Practice.


A quick recap of our design for Mudgil Practices a minimalist medical practice shared by two doctors.

Press link for LA Modern Retail Architecture


The design and fashion juggernaut showcases how our architecture and interiors for Authentix, merged with the fashion of streetwear.

Press for modern homes that are desgined to let sunlight in


The Connecticut based magazine spotlights three of our homes that are designed to let the sunlight in.

Press link for Modern Hamptons Real Estate Magazine

Behind The Hedges

The Hamptons-based publication, Behind the Hedges, wrote a substantial feature on our Sight Sea Residence. The project included a major renovation and interior design intervention to an Amagansett home with breathtaking ocean views.

Press for adaptable sneaker retail boutique design.


The popular digital arch and design magazine explores our process for our Authentix retail shop project.

Press for Hamptons Modern Home Architecture

Home Snapshots

The international home design blog showcases how our architecture for Harbor Hideaway, helped the home reclaim Hamptons water views.

Best Residential Architects in New York City

GC Magazine

Our studio was selected as one of the ten "best residential architect in New York, New York" by General Contractors Magazine.

Fall Design Trends for Your Home, Straight From the Experts


Our Director of Interior Architecture, Giulia Chiarlitti, contributed some sage advise on autumnal interior trends.

Print Publications

Custom Builder Magazine Modern Homes Edition feature of The Up Studio

Custom Builder

Make It Modern

The 2021 Modern Homes issue of Custom Builder magazine features an expansive article on Harbor Hideaway including an interview with John Patrick Winberry

interview with our architects about developing our own home designs

Architect & Developer

A Guide to Self-Initiating…

An extensive interview with John, Adam and Jeff about how acting as our own developers allows us to create concept-driven residences.

Builder Magazine article about modern poolhouse cabana on LI

Builder Magazine

Inside Out Cabana

As part of the Grand Award that we received for our Inside Out Pool Cabana (in the Builder's Choice Design Awards 2023), the project was also featured in their Sept 23 publication.

The Up Studio Featured in Architect's Newspaper

Architect's Newspaper

The Up Studio

This full two-page spread highlighting our firm's work and practice begins with the phrase "The Up Studio is a firm that consistently put people, process, and performance first."

Powershop 4

New Retail Design Book

We're honored to have our work prominently featured in this stunning retail architecture book from FRAM3 publishers.

Long Island newspaper article about modern architecture on LI

Newsday LI Home

AIA Award Nominees

The Long Island Real Estate section of Newsday featured our "West Beech" project in a great article about the 2017 Archi Awards.

An L'Arreda Negozi

Issue No. 125

Luckily half of our team speaks Italian or we would have never known the nice things they were saying about our work!

the up studio featured in restless living magazine

Restless Living

Volume 127

Featuring 4 residential projects including our Florida modern retreat, Infinity House, and 3 other projects in Lithuania, Australia, & Greece.

Interview about founding our design and architecture studio

Design Bureau

June 2012 Issue

An interview with our partners documenting our process and just how nervous we get when asked questions on the spot.

Bob Magazine

August 2015 Issue

The Korean magazine bob published a beautiful four page article detailing one of our retail design projects.

North Fork Architecture Design Publication - sunrisers

Sunrisers Zine

North Fork Creatives

The Up Studio co-created and are showcased in this publication series focused on highlighting like-minded creatives on Long island's North Shore / North Fork.

Lectures & Speaking Appearances

mid-century modern home design revisited - lecture with The Up Studio

Architectural Record

Mid-Century Modern Revisited

John Patrick Winberry sat down with Architectural Record and principals from ThoughtCraft & Vetter Architects to discuss our design concepts when renovation mid-century modern home designs.

design trends for custom homes - lecture with The Up Studio

Architectural Record

Design Trends for Custom Homes

As part of Architectural Record's continuing education series, one of our firm's founders led a lecture and conversation about some design trends in custom modern homes.

Press & Speaking Contact

All marketing requests may be directed to Jeffrey Ramirez at

The partners at The Up Studio really like to talk! We are available for speaking and teaching events worldwide and on a range of subjects and disciplines. For Event or Press related inquires, feel free to reach us at