Yellow represents inspiration and optimism throughout cultures worldwide. Our “house” is a gathering place where avid learners and thinkers share diverse points of view. For us, Yellow House is a forward-thinking space that fosters creative collaboration, expressed in the language of architecture.


Elizabeth Graziolo is the award-winning founder and principal of Yellow House Architects in New York City. Prior to founding YHA, she was a partner at Peter Pennoyer Architects where she directed projects ranging from private homes to developments in the United States and abroad. She is a trustee of The Museum of the City of New York and The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science & Art, and serves on the Delano & Aldrich/Emerson Fellowship Committee of the American Institute of Architects.

Elizabeth has spoken at international conferences for illustrious institutions such as L’ARDEPA, American Academy in Rome, The Institute of Classical Architecture & Art, and is an ongoing guest speaker for the professional practice class at The Cooper Union. In 2019, she presented at Architectural Record’s “Women in Architecture Forum” where she sought to inspire the next generation of women architects.

The Museum of the City of New York honored Elizabeth with their “City of Design Award” in 2018. She is a registered architect in the States of New York, Michigan, and Florida and is a longstanding member of the American Institute of Architects. Elizabeth received her Bachelor of Architecture from The Cooper Union.


Residential Architecture
& Interiors

  • Renovation & Restoration
  • New Construction

Multi-family, Mixed-use, Hospitality, & Commercial work

  • Feasibility studies
  • Renovation & Restoration
  • Adaptive Reuse
  • New Construction
  • Architectural Programming
  • Amenities Design

Related Services

  • Interiors 
  • Landscape Design

Current Portfolio

  • Apartments
  • Townhouses
  • Single Family Residences
  • New Developments
  • Adaptive Reuse &
    Historical Building