William Lane brings an interdisciplinary perspective to the studio. He attended the School of Cinematic Studies at New York University and continued his education in art and architecture at The Cooper Union in New York and at the Architectural Association in London. After graduating from The Cooper Union he worked for I.M. Pei and Partners in New York on national and international projects. In 1990 he started William Lane Architect and in 1992 moved the office to its current location in Miami. The diverse body of work designed by the firm include single and multiple family residences, parks, restaurants, hotels, mass transportation infill components, office buildings, retail spaces, and civic structures. The firm has been featured in several national design publications and has been awarded on three occasions for exemplary performance in design from the AIA.
The Cooper union for the Advancement of Art and Science,School of Art and Architecture,New York, NY, B. Architecture, 1982Architectural Association,London, UKNew York University,School of Cinematic Studies,New York, NY
NCARB (National Council of Architectural Registration Boards) Certificate No. 40,583State of Florida - AR0014247State of Florida - AA0003666State of California – currently in the process of obtaining reciprocityLEED AP (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design – Accredited Professional)
1998-1999 City of Miami Beach Design Review Board1996-1998 Miami Beach Development Corporation - Board of Directors
Award of Excellence, AIA Florida – 2009 – South Pointe Park Pavilion, Miami Beach, FlAward of Excellance, AIA Miami Chapter – 2005 – Samson Park Pavilion, Sunny Isles Beach, FlAward of Excellence, AIA Miami Chapter –1999 - Five Life Guard Stands in Miami Beach, FlGulf and Western Foundation – Architectural Study Grant – 1986NY State Council on the Arts – Architectural Study Grant – 1986
I.M. Pei and Partners, New York, NY 1984-1987Smith Miller and Hawkinson, New York, NY 1982-1984OMA, London, UK 1979-1981
Kochstrasse/Friedrichstrasse Housing, Berlin, Germany (w/ OMA)Musée du Louvre Addition, Paris, France (w/ I.M.Pei and Partners)IBM - North East Headquarters, Somers, NY (w/ I.M.Pei and Partners)Elysian Hotel, St. Thomas, USVISandbank Residence, St. Thomas, USVICummins Residence, St. John, USVIBroward Motorsports, Weston, FLLa Covacha Restaurant and Nightclub, Miami, FLLeslie Hotel, Miami, FLEdison Hotel, Miami Beach, FLMotorola Exposition, Orlando, FLCisneros Television Group Offices, Miami Beach, FLCisneros Residence, Miami Beach, FLSamson Beachfront Park, Sunny Isles, FLLittle Palm Island Resort, Little Palm Island, FLLummus Park Lifeguard Stations, Miami Beach, FLKlumpp Residence, Miami FLAOL Latin America Offices, Ft. Lauderdale, FLParc Lofts, Miami, FL1000 Venetian Island, Miami, FLSouth Beach Marriott Hotel, Miami, FLSouth Pointe Park, Miami Beach, FL350 Lincoln Road Office Building, Miami Beach, FLFreehand Hotel, Miami Beach, FL