bldgtyp is a design and consulting firm based in Brooklyn NY. Through a diverse body of work including academic, residential, commercial and government projects, we seek to help our clients create the most energy-efficient, comfortable and well designed buildings possible.
Ed May, Partner
Ed received a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst in 2001 and a Masters of Architecture from Parsons the Newschool in NYC in 2009. Ed is currently an Adjunct Professor at Parsons the NewSchool University as well an Industry Professor at Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, NJ where he directed the ‘Solar Decathlon’ program. In addition, Ed teaches with the Passive House Academy and is certified by the Passive House Institute in Germany as a Certified Passive House Consultant.
John Mitchell, Partner
John graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from Colorado College in 1996 and a Masters of Architecture from Parsons the Newschool in NYC in 2009. John has worked for both Parsons the NewSchool and Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, NJ. John also teaches with the Passive House Academy, the only English language training organization dedicated to Passive House education. John is also certified by the Passive House Institute as a Certified Passive House Consultant.
Whether you are seeking full Passive House certification or simply want to increase the energy-performance and durability your building; contact us and we can help you design and build the most comfortable, energy-efficient and healthy building possible.
Our services are offered at many budget levels and we can craft a package to suit you and your project.