Janko Rasic Architects, PLLC
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109 East 37th Street
New York NY 10016
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Janko Rasic Architects PLLC, a boutique full service architecture, interior design, and project management firm, is recognized for excellence in design of commercial, institutional, retail, and residential projects. Since it’s founding in 1968, the firm has worked with clients from all over the world to produce a diversified portfolio of finished work.
Creativity, meticulous attention to detail and economical use of resources are Janko Rasic Architects’ objectives. Design solutions are sustainable, efficient, classic and enduring. Janko Rasic Architects starts with these criteria to carefully evaluate client objectives and bring value and innovative design to their projects.
The firm is responsive to the functional and aesthetic needs of every client. To ensure close interaction with their clients, Janko Rasic Architects consciously limits the number of projects undertaken; opting for quality rather than quantity. Creative collaboration between the client and architectural project team results in imaginative and cost-effective design solutions that achieve the client’s goals and objectives. Janko Rasic Architects has the responsiveness, quality control, and flexibility that only a boutique firm can offer.
Client confidence in the quality of Janko Rasic Architects’ services is evidenced by the fact that eighty-five percent of the firm’s business is generated from past and present clients and their referrals.
While projects vary in size, scope, complexity, location, and design solutions, the commitment to excellence is the common denominator that unifies their work. Numerous awards and publications attest to the consistent innovation and creativity of Janko Rasic Architects and their commitment to quality.
American Institute of Architects, AIA
AIA New York Chapter, AIANY
Building Owners & Managers Association of Greater New York, Inc., BOMA/NY
Real Estate Board of New York, REBNY
The Murray Hill Neighborhood Association
The New York Landmarks Conservancy
A SAMPLING OF PROJECTS
Institutional: Cancer Care, Inc.
Commercial: ABN Amro
Retail: Drom Fragrances International / Fine Fragrance Studio
Residential: Landmark Townhouse Private Residence
Branding & Signage
Adaptive Reuse & Restoration
ABOUT THE FOUNDING PARTNER
Janko Rasic, AIA
Mr. Rasic founded Janko Rasic Architects in 1968. Since then Janko Rasic Architects, PLLC -the New York City based architecture and interior design firm- has completed projects for clients in eight states and from 20 foreign countries. Mr. Rasic also acted as consulting architect to the United Nations and UNICEF for offices in the United States, Asia, Africa, and Europe from 1995-2002. He served as Chief Architect for the New York University Excavations at Aphrodisias, Turkey before founding the firm.
MFA in Architecture, Princeton University, 1961
AB Degree, Princeton University, 1959
The Hackley School
Mr. Rasic is proficient in 5 languages.
HONORS/AWARDS & PUBLICATIONS
Guggenheim Fellowship in Architecture for design of Greco-Roman Sculpture Museum, Aphrodisias, Turkey, 1964
American Institute of Architects
American Institute of Architects/ NY Chapter
Former Chair, AIA Educational Facilities Committee
National Council of Architectural Registration Board
New York City Mayor’s Panel of Architects (Past)
New York City Parks Association Design Committee (Past)
Architects Renewal Committee for Harlem (Past)
COMMUNITY ASSOCIATIONS & BOARDS
Westside Montessori School, Former Board Member
Quogue Association (Village of Quogue, Long Island, NY), Former President
Senator Robert F. Kennedy’s Committee on Regeneration of Inner Cities, Chair (1967-1968)
Group for the South Fork (Bridgehampton, Long Island, NY), Former Vice Chair
New York City Water Board, Former Member