Peter Marino FAIA, is the principal of Peter Marino Architect PLLC, the 160-person, New York–based architecture firm he founded in 1978. Marino’s work includes award-winning residential, retail, cultural, and hospitality projects worldwide. An avid philanthropist, he currently serves as Chairman of Venetian Heritage, where since 1991 he has been a board member and supporter of its art and architectural restoration efforts. Most recently, he underwrote the restoration of three life-size Antonio Rizzo statues for the Ducal Palace. Marino is also a board member of the International Committee of L’Union Centrale des Arts Décoratifs and an Officier de l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres.