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Sensitivity Wins Local Architect Hospice Project

  Sensitivity Wins Local Architect Hospice Project Rockland Firm Awarded Design Bid over National Competitors   New City   -  Michael Shilale, founder and managing partner of Michael Shilale Architects, LLP  has announced that his firm has recently been awarded the design bid for a Hospice Home, for the United Hospice of Rockland. The bid was…
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Architect Saves the Planet

Architect Saves the PlanetBy Michael Shilale, AIA, LEED - September 22, 2005 After hearing Ed Mazria's remarks at the AIA NYS convention in Syracuse, I imagined a future news story with this title.  I immediately telephoned my wife to advise her that although she had not married Albert Einstein, Jonas Salk or Superman her husband…
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Dr. Seuss, Yogi Berra and Grassroots

Dr. Seuss, Yogi Berra and Grassroots.By Michael Shilale, AIA, LEED - February 28, 2005 Our 2005 AIA Leadership and Legislative Conference titled “Grassroots” began with a well known quote from Yogi Berra,  “If you don’t know where you’re going, you might end up someplace else.”  Earlier that morning, over packed and sleepy, I made my…
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Architect Lobbies for AIA’s “Win-Win” Agenda for Affordable Housing

  Mr. Shilale Goes to Washington Architect Lobbies for AIA’s “Win-Win” Agenda for Affordable Housing  February 15, 2005 Rockland’s First President-Elect Heads Up Local AIA Chapter Link to Local Architect Leading New Initiatives March 22, 2006   New City   -  Michael Shilale, founder and managing partner of Michael Shilale Architects, LLP  recently embarked on a lobbying tour of our…
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