Paul Curtis Steelman
Biography and Project Listing
Paul Steelman, a native of Atlantic City, NJ, is widely recognized as a visionary designer of entertainment, hospitality and gaming architecture worldwide.
Paul was honored as the 2010 SARNO Lifetime Achievement Award recipient and received the 2006 HOSPY Lifetime Achievement Award. He has been featured in many publications and visual media, including Forbes Magazine “Designing for Dough” and the Oceans 13 DVD (The Opulent illusion).
Based in Las Vegas, NV, Steelman Partners is an international architectural firm specializing in the multi- disciplinary facets of entertainment architecture, interior design, graphic design, and lighting. The company has offices in Macau and Zhuhai, China; Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam; Manila, Philippines and a new location in Amsterdam, Holland.
Steelman Partners owns and operates several other design companies: Hyperion Dynamic (energy design), Inviro Studios (film animations), Shop12 (Lighting, Theater, Ride and Attraction Design) and Steelman Development (owns commercial real estate properties in Nevada and California).
Paul serves on the board of directors for The Lou Ruvo Brain Institute in Las Vegas, The Federal Law Enforcement Foundation in New York, and The Clemson School of Architecture at Clemson University in South Carolina.
Paul is an avid skier and sailor. He spends much of his free time in Mammoth Lakes, California. Paul has been married to Maryann for 30 years. They have 2 children Stephen, 27 (a movie actor) and Suzanne, 25 (an Architectural Graduate School student at Clemson University in South Carolina).
This list includes Steelman's new casino properties and major additions. New properties are listed in bold
Harrah's Tunica (Mississippi) 1993
Lady Luck Country (Coahama, Mississippi) 1994
Caesars Dover Downs (Dover, Delaware) 1995
Harrah's Ak-Chin (Phoenix, Arizona) 1995
Harrah's Shreveport (Shreveport, Louisiana) 1995
Grand Palm Casino (Gaborone, Botswana) 1996
Stratosphere (Las Vegas, Nevada) 1996
Desert Inn $200 million expansion (Las Vegas, Nevada) 1997
Treasure Island Lobby (Las Vegas, Nevada) 1998
Beau Rivage (Biloxi, Mississippi) 1999
J.W. Marriott (Las Vegas, Nevada) 1999
Caesars Gauteng (South Africa) 2000
Harrah's Rincon (Valley Center, California) 2002
Casino Ray (Helsinki, Finland) 2004
Blackhawk Hyatt (Blackhawk, Colorado) 2004
Santa Fe Station renovation (Las Vegas, Nevada) 2004
Sands Macau (China) 2004
Harrah's East Chicago (Illinois) 2005
Harrah's Maryland Heights (St. Louis, Missouri) 2005
MGM Grand Centrifuge, Sports Book (Las Vegas, Nevada) 2005
Harrah's Atlantic City Pool, Spa, VIP areas, Buffet, Retail (Atlantic City, New Jersey) 2006
Casino at the Empire (London, England) 2007
Silverton Buffet, Mi Casa, Twin Creeks (Las Vegas, Nevada) 2007
Four Seasons Macau (China) 2008
Grand Venetian Macau (China) 2008
Hard Rock City of Dreams (Macau, China) 2009
Oceanus (Macau, China) 2009
Thunder Valley Casino Resort redesign (Lincoln, California) 2010
Cantor Gaming at Hard Rock (Las Vegas, Nevada) 2011
Galaxy Macau (China) 2011
For images of more Steelman buildings, visit the Paul Steelman Gallery page
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