The Real Deal New York

At the desk of: Jay Valgora

The Studio V principal on his childhood inspiration, his secret fishing spot and office happy hour
By Claire Moses | December 03, 2014 04:12PM

From the December issue: Jay Valgora — the architect behind the massive Astoria Cove redevelopment and Empire Stores in Dumbo, among numerous other noteworthy projects in the city — does most of his work at a long, communal table at the East 32nd Street office of his firm Studio V. This month, The Real Deal visited Valgora and talked about fishing, architecture and some of his upcoming projects. [more]