Amanda Martocchio Architecture + Design LLC is a full-service architecture and interior design firm established in NYC in 2001 and relocated to New Canaan, CT in 2002. The firm is the recipient of the biennial 2011 Emerging Architectural Firm Award given by the Connecticut Chapter of the American Institute of Architects which highlights a Connecticut firm that is committed to design excellence and is gaining recognition through a body of built work. AMA+D also received the 2010 Tucker Design Award from the Building Stone Institute and both the 2011 and 2007 Innovation in Design Awards in Architecture from Cottages & Gardens magazine. Additionally, AMA+D’s work has been featured in numerous publications, including Metropolitan Home, athome, and Connecticut Cottages & Gardens magazines.
Amanda Martocchio has a Bachelor of Architecture degree from Cornell University and a Master of Architecture degree from Harvard University Graduate School of Design. In addition to being principal of AMA+D, Ms. Martocchio has held positions at various NYC firms including Polshek Partnership (now Ennead), HLW International, and Voorsanger & Mills Architects. Ms. Martocchio is registered in Connecticut, New York, and Rhode Island, is a member of the American Institute of Architects, and is a member of the Connecticut and US Green Building Councils. She is a LEED-certified professional of USGBC. Ms Martocchio also serves on the Greenwich Landmark Recognition Committee and Saint Luke’s School’s Board of Directors where she chairs the Building Committee.
AMA+D creates innovative work that is responsive to a project’s unique context and requirements, resonates emotionally with its occupants, and respects the environment. AMA+D embraces current thinking in building science, new relevant technologies, sustainable materials, and energy-saving principles. The firm’s work is noteworthy for its clarity of form, thoughtfully designed details, and varying palette of materials.