"Patterned hatbox lights and gauzy window treatments cast the meal in a soft focus. The place is so efforltessly pretty and comfortable..." - Philadelphia Magazine October 2008
"...flawless and balanced" - AroundPhilly.com November 2008
"Collaborating with Linda on numerous design projects while at Stantec has been an enriching experience. Linda is creative, highly organized and thorough in her approach to architecture and interior design. Intensely focused on the needs of the client and with high levels of professionalism at all times, design and project implementation always goes very smoothly. Linda adds tremendous value to her clients, her projects and her teams and comes highly recommened."
- Anton Germishuizen, AIA Vice President at Stantec
"In her work as an architect, Mrs. D'Orazio has proven to be masterful in the various skills needed to be effective. As a designer, she has a keen eye for visually pleasing work. The feedback regarding the design of the [DeNaples Campus Center] I have received from visitors, guests, and University community members has been extremely positive. In fact, our project has been nominated for several awards in this regard."
- Vince Carilli, Ph.D. Former Vice President for Student Affairs, The University of Scranton
"Linda has something most young architects don't have - the ability to design, produce, and handle construction administration effectively."
- Client at the Dormitory Authority of the State of New York
"Here’s what makes Linda stand out over her peers – she makes a schedule, a plan, a decision, and then sticks to it. Linda has a real and genuine quality of leadership."
- W. Curtis Nichols, PE Shumaker Consulting Engineering
Read more client reviews on the LQDesign Studio Houzz page.
Awards and Published Work
Vitetta Best & Brightest Design Competition 2nd Place Award - 2001
"Your Campus Student Center Needs Help!" Presentation - 2002 Association of College Unions International Conference*
Community Design Collaborative Volunteer - 2002 Darby Library Company Vision 300 Library Exapnsion
"What's Hot & What's Not in Student Housing" Presentation - 2003 Eastern Region Association of Higher Education Facilities Officers*
Project Publication in American Institute of Architects Philadelphia Chapter - 2003 Yearbook
Project Publication in American Institute of Architects Philadelphia Chapter - 2004 Yearbook
"Student Center Design Media" Presentation - 2004 Association of College Unions International Conference*
"The Green Lounge" Newsletter - April 2011*
"Sustainable Design" article published in The Sustainability Times Newsletter - September 2011*
"Sustainable Purchasing" article published in The Sustainability Times Newsletter - December 2011*
"Paper" article published in The Sustainability Times Newsletter - March 2012*
"A Blueprint for Style: LQDesign Studio" by Jonathan Kelly published in Philly Current Magazine - Fall 2013
*Denotes work completed with other firms.
LQDesignStudio, LLC has been voted by the Houzz community as a winner of the "Best of Houzz 2017" awards! Third year in a row.
LQDesignStudio, LLC is proudly licensed to practice architecture in the states of Pennsylvania, Delaware, and New Jersey.
Home Renovation in Ardmore, Pennsylvania is Complete!
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Look for the article about LQDesign Studio in the "The Style Issue" of Philly Current Magazine!