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Hariri & Hariri Architecture Transforms the New York Penthouse Headquarters of SIBA Corp/SIBA Residences into a Multifaceted Gem

Hariri & Hariri Architecture—the firm of Iranian sisters and Interior Design Hall of Fame members Gisue and Mojgan Hariri—began the renovation of the headquarters of SIBA Corp/SIBA Residences, a prominent gem dealer and real estate business in Manhattan’s Diamond District, in early 2020, just as COVID-19 was about to grip New York. The architects designed the 3,000-square-foot full floor during the transitional period when the SIBA office staff, like countless others across the country, started Zooming from home. Like anthro­pologists unexpectedly equipped with a telephoto lens into the lives of their subjects, the Hariris observed home environments that had become on-screen business backdrops.

The Best Tenant Improvement Contractors in New York, New York

We are proud to be featured as one of The Best Tenant Improvement Contractors in New York, New York in GC Magazine.

For the past 23 years, ICON Interiors has been providing excellent construction management and general contracting services throughout New York City, all while committing itself to sustainable practices and supporting the green building movement. Its three principals—Robert Frankenberry, Jonathan Bennis, and Richard Hartz—have a combined experience of over eight decades. Each one of them has worked with several large companies from a variety of industries. Thus the firm has the experience and the skill to take on any number of high value, high profile projects. Under their leadership, the firm has been featured in several prestigious publications, including The Real Deal, Business Insider, and the New York Times. It is also LEED-certified and is affiliated with the US Green Building Council.

NEX Group, a financial technology company aimed to offer customers better ways to execute trades and manage risk, recently moved into a new office in New York City, designed by architecture & interior design company TPG Architecture.