Mr. Brian Szymanik, AIA

Studio 6mm
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Studio 6mm
Philadelphia, PA


Brian Szymanik, AIA LEED AP (BD+C) is an architect and educator based in Philadelphia, PA. A graduate of the School of Design at the University of Pennsylvania and the Tyler School of Art at Temple University, Brian Szymanik directs a small practice that concerns itself equally with theory, practice, civic engagement, and the art of building. Brian has successfully designed projects at both small and large scales, from mid-rise apartment buildings to higher education athletic facilities to small urban residential renovations and additions. In all of his work, Brian seeks to exploit his broad experience and his innovative spirit to offer exceptional solutions to meet his clients’ needs while exceeding their expectations.

Brian currently serves on the faculties of both the Tyler School of Art at Temple University and the College of Architecture and the Built Environment at Philadelphia University. Brian is currently serving as a consultant to the AIA assisting the Institute in its preparations for the 2013 NAAB Accreditation Review Conference (ARC).


University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Palau, United States
MArch, 2004
Post Professional Degree
2003 To 2004

Temple University, Tyler School of Art
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
BArch, 2000
1995 To 2000

Job History

Brian Szymanik Architects
Philadelphia, PA, United States
January 2009 - present

BWA Architecture + Planning
Project Manager
Philadelphia, PA, United States

Susan Maxman + Partners
Intern Architect
Philadelphia , PA, United States

Becker Winston Architects
Project Manager, Project Architect
Philadelphia, PA, United States

DLR Group
Associate in the Firm, Project Manager, Project Architect
Philadelphia, PA, United States

Onion Flats
Philadelphia, PA, United States


  • Architectural Design
  • Construction Documentation: Drawings
  • Design-Build
  • Existing Facilities Surveys
  • Interior Design
  • LEED Certification Services
  • Materials Research / Specifications
  • Mock-Up Services
  • Site Analysis and Selection
  • Sustainable Building Design
  • Urban Design Services