Peter Matthiessen Wheelwright


  Princeton University Master of Architecture 1975
  Cornell University 1973
  Trinity College B.A. Painting/Sculpture 1972


  Principal, PMWArchitects P.M.Wheelwright Assocs. Architects 1984-
  Partner Anderson-Wheelwright Assocs.,
New York City 1981-1984
  Associate * Tod Williams & Assocs.,
New York City 1978-1980
  Project Architect ** Mayers & Schiff, Architects,
New York City 1976-1978


Parsons School of Design - Dept. of Architecture, Interior Design, and Lighting 1999-
Parsons School of Design - Dept. of Architecture 1984-1999
Columbia University 1992-1994

Visiting Critic:
Princeton University, Harvard University, Yale University, Cornell University, Pratt Institute, Syracuse University, Cooper Union, Columbia University, University of Pennsylvania, M.I.T.

  Selected Publications/Awards/Exhibitions
  Why there is no such Thing as the Real World, Journal of Architectural Education, May 2004
  Design-In Education Panel, AIA Center for Architecture, NY, Oct. 2003
  Municipal Arts Society, NYC: "Assignment Green: Eco-Design Education", Mar. 2003
  ArchiLecture, Lawrence Tech University, "Cognitive Maps, Docile Bodies, and Ecological Niches...News from New York" Nov. 2002
  MIT Lecture Series, "What is an Event and What is its Duration" Mar. 2002
  Architecture, "Kaleidoscope Telescopes" Feb.2002
  ACSA Administraor's Conference, "Global after 9.11..." Nov. 2001
  Oculus, AIA Journal Volume 64, #2 "Dawn of a New Day" Oct. 2001
  Interiors, "Folly Ranchers" May 2001
  I.D. Magazine, "Designer Dollhouse" April 2001
  Deitch Projects, NYC, Exhibition: Kaleidoscope House and Pool Pavilion Nov./Dec. 2000
  ACSA News, The Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture, "Texts and Lumps: Thoughts on Science and Sustainability" Dec. 2000
  NY Times, Art News, "Review: The Kaleidoscope House" Nov. 24, 2000
  Interiors, "Honey, I Shrunk the House" Oct. 2000
  NY Times Magazine, Home Design "Welcome to the Dollhouse" Oct. 8, 2000
  Architecture, "Modern Dollhouse is Sweet Home" Sept. 2000
  Nest, "PEEK-A-BOO VIEWS", Fall 2000
  New York Times, Home Design Section, October 8, 2000
  House & Garden, "Art News", Kaleidoscope House, July 2000
  L, The Newsletter of the Architecture League of New York, "Environment, Technology and Form: Reaction", Spring 2000
  Threshold 20, "The Problem of Sustainability: A Response", MIT Journal of Architecture, Spring 2000
  Oculus, Am. Inst. of Architects Journal Volume 61, #5, "Teaching Design for A Sustainable Future", Jan 1999
  Oculus, Am. Inst. of Architects Journal Volume 61, #4,"Designing and Building at Parsons", Dec 1998
  Solar Symposium , Cooper Hewitt Museum, panelist Oct 1998
  River Projects, Van Alen Institute Exhibition, May 1997
  Propositions on The Machining of Nature:The Mississippi Studio, Journal of Architectural Education - forthcoming, Fall 1997
  Gowanus Canal Design Competition", 1st Place Award - Brooklyn, AIA"Wheelwright Studio, Parsons School of Design", Dec 1996
  "People in Glass Houses...", Lehman Gallery/Urban Glass, Brooklyn, NY, Fall 1996
  NewsDay, Life Style, "Simple Chic", July 1995
  Oculus, Am. Inst. of Architects Journal Volume 57, #7 (profile), Mar 1995
  Metropolitan Home, "High/Low: The New Modern", Sept 1993
  Progressive Architecture, "Exposing Layers of Dwelling", Sept 1991
  Rooftop Architecture, Akiko Busch, Henry Holt & Co., Feb 1991
  Metropolitan Home, "Taming the Wide-Open Spaces", Aug 1990
  New York Magazine, A Look At The 90's: "Taking Panes", Sept 1989
  Clique (Japan), "3 New York Architects", June 1989
  Metropolis, The Architecture and Design Magazine of NY,"Between Two Worlds - Young Architects and Designers", Sept 1988
  Metropolitan Home (cover), "Architecture Now", Feb 1988
  Manhattan Living, "Room at the Top", Jan 1988
  New York Times, Home Section"Consumers/Contractors", Dec 1987
  Homes International, "Special Features", Nov 1987
  Ottagono, "Architettura e il quotidiano - Young Eastern USA Architects", Sept 1987
  Renovation Style, Joanna Krotz, Villard Books, Jan 1987
  Metropolitan Home, "An Apartment Sees the Light", Oct 1986
  Modest Mansions, by D. Prowler, Rodale Press, June 1985
  Metropolitan Home (cover), "The News In Detail", Jan 1985
  New York Times, Home Section, "A House Under $60,000?", Oct 1984
  Storefront for Art & Architecture, "Garden of Eden", Sept 1984
  Metropolis, The Architecture and Design Magazine of NY, Going through the Roof", Sept 1984
  Progressive Architecture, "Work In Progress", Sept 1984
  Metropolis, The Architecture and Design Magazine of NY, "Going Beyond Style: Young Architects and Designers", Jan 1984
  New York Architectural League, Young Architect's Forum, Juror, May 1984
  New York Architectural League, Young Architect's Forum, Winner, May 1983
  Making Room, Perigree Books, Sept 1983
  Princeton Journal of Architecture, "Ritual", Sept 1983
  New York Times Magazine, "High Glass", Nov 1982
  Progressive Architecture, "Over The Top", Sept 1982
  New York Times Magazine, "Upward Mobility", July 1982
  Lumen Award, Shaver Residence, National Illum. Soc., May 1982
  New York Magazine, "Home Office", Apr 1982
  Architectural Record, "Record Houses" **, May 1980
  Progressive Architecture, "Modified Modernism" *, Sept 1979
  Interior Design, "Cabins in the Sky" *, Sept 1979
  Abitare, "Open Office" *, Sept 1979
  Architectural Record, "Interior Design Awards" **, Jan 1977