Established by Ricardo Zurita AIA, LEED AP, RZAPS is a full service architecture and planning firm based in New York City. RZAPS is recognized for a broad range of work encompassing mixed use, commercial, hospitality, institutional and residential projects. RZAPS has completed a wide variety of projects of all scales including master planning and designs for new buildings, renovations and historic preservation.
RZAPS is recognized for using regional materials and standard technologies to achieve innovative design with contextual sensitivity; utilizing the unique limitations of each project to create a concept-driven design.
Especially adept at designing high profile projects for public-private partnerships, RZAPS has successfully guided projects through the participatory process of public review using their extensive experience with municipal agencies, planning & design review boards, and advocacy & community groups to successfully realize projects recognized for their uniqueness and creativity.