Stephen Yablon Architecture is focused on architecture that creates Place, Identity, and Change. Established in 1995, the office is known for buildings and spaces that are open, light-filled, subtly responsive to context and encourage a sense of community. SYA provides architectural, urban design, planning, and interior design services for a wide range of projects for institutional, non-profit, public, corporate and individual clients. The firm is distinguished by a holistic approach which includes research, design, technical excellence, and personalized client service. SYA has been widely recognized for design excellence including numerous awards, publications, and exhibits. This includes being twice selected for Mayor Bloomberg’s Design Excellence Initiative, under which it has completed some of its most acclaimed projects.