Designer of more than 150 architecture, interior design, public space, and landscape architecture projects for clients ranging from PepsiCo to Best Products to the cities of Hiroshima and Vienna, James Wines founded the interdisciplinary SITE Environmental Design in 1970. In addition to being the recipient of numerous awards, Wines has lectured and written extensively on architecture and environmental design.
1995 Chrysler Award for Design Innovation
Author of two books, Architecture as Art and De-architecture
Chairman of Environmental Design at Parsons School of Design (1984-1990)
'Most of SITE's projects during the past decade have focused on integrating buildings with their contexts, bringing the natural environment into the cityscape, and incorporating communications technology with architecture. The purpose has been to translate green design principles and narrative content into visual imagery."