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With 33+ years of experience in the development and architecture business, dra has a broad knowledge of the complexities of the development industry and its need for design solutions that inspire sales and touch the hearts of the residents who live in them.
dra strives to create recognizable and memorable commercial neighborhood centers that evoke the qualities and histories of the places they reside in and integrate design principles of the past with the needs of the 21st century.
With careful consideration and research of the area’s architectural history, dra develops a design solution that leverages the greatest opportunities and assets of the site to create a viable and vibrant environment for a sustainable community.
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Two racehorse owners want to transform one of the most prominent corners in downtown Saratoga Springs into a resort with concierge services, massages, a ballroom and a restaurant serving 20-ounce, dry-aged porterhouse steaks. They want to reimagine the northwest corner of Broadway and Washington Street by renovating the former Rip Van Dam Hotel, connecting the […]
The Adelphi Hotel in upstate New York first opened in 1877. A recent renovation took five years and $28 million — and the appeal endures. Read the full article from the NY Times. Project Title: The Adelphi Hotel Location: Saratoga Springs, New YorkType of Project: Hospitality
Dominick Ranieri Architect had the pleasure of working with New York City based Interior Designer Glen Coben. Glen and his team were responsible for selecting the finishes and furniture throughout the hotel and its accompanying restaurants. Read the full article from Saratoga Living. Project Title: The Adelphi Hotel Location: Saratoga Springs, New YorkType of Project: […]
dra designs communities that evoke emotions and inspire a sense of place.
Dominick Ranieri Architect, P.C. was established in 1996 as a traditional style architectural firm focused on the design of new urban communities, including commercial, retail, and residential architecture.
With 30+ years in the development and architecture business, Dominick Ranieri has a broad knowledge of the complexities of the development industry and its need for quality land planning and building design solutions. He has a passionate love of beauty. His special talents for sculpture, painting and pencil drawings has provided him the unique ability to instantaneously express for clients his design concepts or a building’s decorative elements and its interior design while sitting with them.Dominick Ranieri, Principal Architect
Allison studied at the Sage College of Albany where she received a Bachelor’s of Fine Art’s Degree with a discipline in Interior Design in 2012. She completed the National Council for Interior Design Qualification (NCIDQ) exams in 2018 and is a member of International Interior Design Association (IIDA) local chapter in Albany, New York.
Allison began her career with Dominick Ranieri Architect (DRA) in 2011 as an intern developing renderings, 3D models and CAD drafting. Throughout the years Allison’s talents and skills have flourished and she is the current Director of Interior Design for all DRA projects in New York & Florida and Project Manager for DRA’s New York projects. She assists Dominick in all designs, construction documentation and construction admin for all projects in New York and Florida. Allison Parkes Machnick, IIDA, NCIDQ Interior Designer
Susan is an inaugural part of the DRA team has been the CFO of Dominick Ranieri Architect for 15+ years.Susan Ranieri, CFO