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UNLV Libraries Main Page -> Architecture Studies Library -> Las Vegas Guides and Collections -> Las Vegas Architects and Buildings Database -> Firms

Abacus Architects, Inc

Founded: 1900
Project(s) Involved With:
Notes & References: 4795 S. Sandhill Rd., Las Vegas, NV 89121.
(as of 2005(est), firm is no longer active)

The best known projects for this firm were associated with the Excalibur Hotel and Casino and the New York, New York Hotel and Casino, projects for which Abacus was a subcontractor that performed rendering and design detailing. Abacus also built the model of the Excalibur, which was housed in McCarran airport until a few years ago A link to a photograph on the website for Plastruct, the company that provided most of the building materials for the model is at: http://www.plastruct.com/Pages/Professional.html. Abacus was also associated with the redevelopment of the Continental Hotel. (text provided by an email sent January 15, 2008 from the daughter of Stephan Generaux)