Catherine Smith Pizzichemi

Catherine Pizzichemi

Interior design professor


  • B.F.A., interior design, University of Georgia, 2001
  • M.Arch., Pratt Institute, 2006


Participating in the design and construction of the first television studios in the nation to receive LEED Platinum certification, as well as the first McKim, Mead & White building in the nation to receive LEED Gold certification.

Awards, recognitions and honors

Pratt Institute graduate academic scholarship 2003-2006; Pratt Institute M.Arch graduate admissions committee member; NAAB exhibition student coordinator, Pratt Institute.


U.S. Green Building Council

Publications and Presentations



  • "Slow Food At Sprig Fights Fast Culture," Huffington Post
  • "Platinum Profiles," Green Source Magazine, March 2011
  • "Top 10 LEED Projects," Interiors and Resources, October 2010
  • "Presenting the New Improved Faculty House," The Record, September 2010
  • "Breaking News," Metropolis, August 2010
  • "M.Arch Professional Program," InProcess 12, Fall 2006
  • "M.Arch Professional Program," InProcess 10, Fall 2003



  • Made in New York AIA Exhibition, New York, October 2010
  • Democracy Now! Broadcast, Manhattan Neighborhood Network, Nov. 30, 2009
  • Beyond Media 05 Script Exhibition, Florence, Italy 2005
  • Pratt Show Annual Exhibition, New York, 2004
  • Mostra Exhibition, Cortona, Italy 1999