Fields of expertise:
Architectural planning, drafting, and building techniques. Efficient communication with private, commercial, and public sectors.Application of various architectural styles in compliance with different building codes. Ability to interact with an interdisciplinary team and allocate resources.
Remodeling extensions including interventions to the structure of the construction.
Artisan in wet and dry plastering &faux finishes. Contractor in renovation and tiling.
Teaching construction techniques, technical drafting and on site security to high school students heading towards contractor college or architecture.
Proficient in Archicad 3D
Design and project management of a commercial building (1999-2000) at the Architectural firm of Paul Poncin in Belgium
Independent Architect in Liege, design and project management of public and private buildings (1996-1999)
Green architecture projects at the pioneering Architectural firm of Yves Delhez in Belgium(1995-1996)
Internship at the architectural agency, Aria in Belgium (1994-1996)
Internship at the Architectural firm of Dominique Boutay in Belgium (1993-1994)
Architect and contractorat Acte3 Brasseurs on a 90,000 sq/ft Modern Style renovation project - Liege (2007)
Project manager at E.F.T Le Coudmain - Seraing, Belgium (2004-2006)
Independent contractor-renovation of condominiums in Belgium (2002-2004)
Independent contractor -Conversion of a 70,000 sq/ft, 18th century architectural museum into a restaurant, bar, concert hall and outside gardens called Le Béguinage Liège, Belgium (2000-2001) http://www.nuns.be/
Structural and finishing repair on projects ranging from old 18th century traditional homes to contemporary buildings -Liège, Belgium (1996-1999)
Green architecture building techniques at the Architectural firm of Yves Delhez in Belgium (1995-1996)
Coordinator and Instructor:
Instructor: Summer classes for youth on the subject of architectural expression and sculptural architecture -U.C.L Louvain-la-Neuve (2010)
Plastering and faux-finishes and guidance of young adults in the field of construction-CEFA St-Martin-Seraing (2006-2008)
Coordinator: Mentoring and providing quality assurance for the students as apprentices with contractors CEFA St-Martin- Seraing(2006-2008)
Mentoring and instructing young adults in plastering techniques-Le Coudmain-Seraing(2004-2006)
Instructor: Summer classes in the conceptualization and creation of mosaics at the Ateliers d’Art Contemporain-Liege (2007 and 2008)
Teacher: Giving theoretical classes on construction techniques in masonry, protection against humidity and insulation solutions.
Giving classes on technical drafting as applied to the construction field codes, rules and standards.
Giving classes related to security in the construction field as well as how to organize on site contractor day.