100 Park Terrace West
New York, NY 10034
Mr. Columna was born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. He began his studies at the University Pedro Henríquez Ureña where he obtained a degree in architecture in 1995.
Early in his career he practiced in various architectural offices in the city of Santo Domingo and then established his own professional firm in the late 90's, completing multiple single family residential projects
In 1998 he settled in New York City where he began to expand his career internationally, obtaining his architectural license to practice in the United States. Since then, he has worked in several and recognized architectural firms in New York City where he has participated in the design of several high-rise residential buildings and manny civic projects. He currently is a consultant for the Metropolitan Transportation Authority in the City of New York.
He has accumulated vast experience and knowledge over the span of his profession career and through the completion of multiple and diverse projects. His work is characterized by a simple, beautiful and efficient design, prioritizing the needs of the client while balancing the site conditions and the built environment.
Mr. Columna is a member of the Dominican College of Architects, Engineers and Surveyors (CODIA), the American Institute of Architects and an associate member of U.S. Green Building Council. He has contributed in various forums of architecture and urbanism.