RKTB is extremely proud of our commitment to the design excellence and the quality of service that we have provided to our clients for over fifty years. At RKTB we believe that an architectural firm’s reputation should be based on its creative talent, track record of successful projects, technical knowledge and collaborative spirit in order to achieve solutions which fully address our client’s needs. This website allows us to share a sampling of the broad range of work produced for a varied group of clients. Hopefully you will find the work informative and as inspired as the spirit in which it was created.
700 Manida Street is a new, mixed-use building comprising 85,000 square feet in the Hunts Point neighborhood of the Bronx. The eight-story building will house 60 residential affordable housing units and 48 senior housing units, for a total of 108 units. Amenities will include 3700 square feet of community space and a green rooftop that will be accessible to all residents. The $32 million project was designed for Nos Quedamos and MHANY Management. It is currently under construction and targeted for completion in 2019.
Located in Astoria, Queens, P.S. 70Q is a primary school serving 1100 students. RKTB's addition increases the student population by 400 from grades Pre-K through five and includes new classrooms, support spaces, art and music rooms, and a 5,400-square-foot gymnasium. The project received a 2017 Brick in Architecture Gold Award from the Brick Industry Association.