Design & CV

Current projects:
café/bookshop eco-design & adaptive re-use. Le Marais, Paris (2021-)
new ground-up, 2-storey single-family eco-residence. Anchorage, Alaska (2022-)
private residence interiors & renovation. Tuscany, Italy (2020, 2022)



Hollace M. Metzger
professional projects (independent)

* Ground-up Private 2-storey eco-Residence / Apartments & Parking Structure – Anchorage, AK. 2022 (current)
* Linwood Lakeside Community, recycled shipping container adaptive re-use prototype design for multi-unit dwelling complex – Vermillion, OH. 2021 (current)
* Flagship Cafe & Bookshop
, interior design and adaptive re-use remodel – Paris, France. 2021 (current)
* Private Residence, remodel & interior design consultation – Rufina, Italy. 2020, 2022
* Private Residence, remodel – Anchorage, AK. 2015
* Private Residence
, interior design – Anchorage, AK. 2014
Showroom, Bar & Brewery, consultation & schematic design; *artwork installation (current) – Long Island City, NY. 2012, 2022
signature furniture design prototypes. (ongoing)

* Private Residence, interior design – Paris, France. 2010
Bell Residence, interior design consultation – New York, NY. 2007

Tunick Photography Studio Conversion, conceptual/schematic design – New York, NY. 2007


Hollace M. Metzger
professional, team projects 1997-2016**

Advanced Radiology. New York, NY
Amtrak Service Building Conversion with HOK Architects. New York, NY
Center for Advanced Medicine renovation. New York, NY
Chelsea Day School. New York, NY
Christ the King School
Renovation. Lexington, KY

City College at The City University of New York master plan. New York, NY
Columbia University Development Survey. New York, NY
Columbus Public Library. Columbus, GA (in New York)
DASNY Hospital. Queens, NY
Equinox Restaurant. Swisshotel, Raffles City, Singapore (in New York)
Euro Diner. New York, NY
Hickey Freeman Retail Shop, 666 Fifth Avenue. New York, NY
Leon Levy Visitor Center at the New York Botanical Gardens. Bronx, NY
Lucille C. Caudill Little Fine Arts Library renovation at The University of Kentucky. Lexington, KY

Moonstruck Diner I, II & III. New York, NY
National Comedy Theatre Flagship Theatre and Acting School. New York, NY
Packer Collegiate Institute adaptive re-use. Brooklyn, NY
* Park Avenue Townhouse Renovation. New York, NY
* Pearson Residence, Historic Frank Lloyd Wright House addition. Oak Park, IL (in Lexington, KY)
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania (in New York)
* The Perkins Visitor Center at Wave Hill. Riverdale, Bronx, NY

Private Midtown Wine Cellar, Presentation Room and Office. New York, NY
* Private Residence. Beverly Hills, CA
Private Residences. Chagrin Falls, OH (internship)
Private Residences. Cleveland, OH (internship)
Private Residence. East Hampton, NY
Private Residence & Ice Skating Rink. Frankfort, KY
Private Residence. Moscow, Russia (in New York)
Saratoga Community Center. Brooklyn, NY
Second Presbyterian Church Master Plan Proposal. Lexington, KY

Stavros Niarchos Foundation. Athens, Greece (in Paris)
Studio JS2 Architects’
office. New York, NY

Suffolk MRI. Smithtown, NY
Texas A&M University Performing Arts Center. Corpus Christi, TX (in New York)
Zubiarte Retail and Leisure Center. Bilbao, Spain (in New York)


project management
*while employed at the following design firms:  Renzo Piano Building Workshop (RPBW) – Paris, France;  Robinson Architects Chagrin Falls, OH;  Weber Architecture, Cleveland, OH;  Pearson, Bender & Associates Architects (PBA) Lexington, KY;  Hardy Holzman Pfeiffer Associates – New York, NY;  Robert A. M. Stern Architects LLP (RAMSA) New York, NY;  Marlo, DeChiara & Schelkle Architects (MDS) New York, NY;  Juan Pablo Molyneux Studio New York, NY;  AA Architects & Engineers – Alaska;  DaSilva, Black, Calcagni & Chesser Architects (DBCC) – New York, NY;  Marlo, de Chiara & Shelkle Architects (MDS) – New York, NY; Studio JS2 Architects New York, NY;  George Ranalli, Architect New York, NY;  Rafael Viñoly Architects PC New York, NY



World Trade Center Memorial design competition. New York, NY
Highline design competition. New York, NY
Kentuckiana Masonry Institute design competition 1998. Lexington, KY
Kentuckiana Masonry Institute design competition 1996. Lexington, KY


awards, grants & affiliations

Diplome d’Etudes en Langue Francaise
John Preston White Traveling Fellow
Plymale-Zolandak Traveling Fellow
Tau Sigma Delta Honorary Society in Architecture and Allied Arts
Professional Degree in Architecture with Honors
National Endowment for the Arts
Habitat for Humanity



Croce Rossa Italiana (for Ukraine). Florence, Italy 2022-3
Suburban Youth Arts Organization
(various constructed projects). Paris & south suburbs, France

SpringPoetryRain art installation and peace rallies. Nicosia, Cyprus
World Trade Center recovery efforts, on-site and at The Armory. New York, NY
Habitat for Humanity, USA & abroad (various constructed projects).