Peter Marino, FAIA, is the principal of Peter Marino Architect PLLC, the New York–based architecture firm founded in 1978. Widely credited with redefining modern luxury through equal emphasis on architecture and interior design, Marino’s work includes award-winning residential, retail, cultural, and hospitality projects worldwide. Well known for integrating art within his architectural designs, Marino has commissioned more than 300 site-specific works of art.
Marino has received numerous prestigious industry awards including 21 citations from the American Institute of Architects for architectural design excellence. In 2012 the French Ministry of Culture named him a Chevalier de l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres for furthering art and culture France.
Les Ateliers Courbet is honored to present his most recent objets d'art series created for revered Italian glass manufacturer Venini. The limited edition series named ‘Black Belt’ is the architect's first collaboration with Venini. Other design objets and creations include ‘Fire and Water’ an exhibition of his sculptural bronze boxes at Gagosian Gallery in London, and ‘Memento Mori: Robert Mapplethorpe Photographs from the Peter Marino Collection’ in Tokyo, and Kyoto.