Mary Burke

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Adjunct Professor Interior Design 718.636.3630 p Brooklyn Campus, Pratt Studios 2

Current Course Listing (13)

21/SP-INT-441-02 Positioning Practice Portfolio

21/SP-INT-641-01 Professional Practice

21/SP-INT-734P-01 Industry Practicum

21/SP-INT-734P-01 Industry Practicum

21/SP-INT-734P-01 Industry Practicum

21/SP-INT-734P-01 Industry Practicum

21/SP-INT-734P-01 Industry Practicum

21/SP-INT-9401-01 Interior Design Undergraduate Internship

21/SP-INT-9402-01 Interior Design Undergraduate Internship

21/SP-INT-9403-01 Interior Design Undergraduate Internship

21/SP-INT-9601-01 Interior Design Graduate Internship

21/SP-INT-9602-01 Interior Design Graduate Internship

21/SP-INT-9603-01 Interior Design Graduate Internship


B.A. Architectural History, Fordham University; B.Arch., City College School of Architecture; M.S. Historic Preservation, Columbia University.


Has practiced architecture and interior design for more than 40 years both in the United States and abroad; founder of namesake firm, Burke Design and Architecture, focusing on signature residential, hospitality, and commercial projects; has held design lead roles on high-profile projects such as the re-branding/redesign of the iconic Peter Cooper Village and Stuyvesant Town for Tishman Speyer, offices for former president Bill Clinton, renovation of the landmark Lowell Hotel on East 63rd Street and international commercial projects as the lead designer for KPF Interior Architects’ Singapore office; fellow of the American Institute of Architects; former chair of the Interior Architecture Committee of the AIA, VP for Design Excellence of the AIA NY Chapter, and VP for Public Advocacy of AIA NY State Board of Directors; frequent contributor to design publications such as Contract magazine; moderator for industry design events such as the 2011–2012 Danish Design Awards and ALU Retail Design Forum and repeat juror for Best of NeoCon.