To offer the best of my creative knowledge in a position that promotes professional responsibility and growth.
Project Architect of all phases of Architectural office. 8 years experiences in construction drawings, skilled with hand sketches or 3D modeling using Form-Z, Revit...
-WorldTravelling (traveled to Japan, Europe, USA)
-Art history, new technology.
Window display designer/Sculptor/P.O.P (Internship)
-Sculpted accessories for animatronic X-Mas windows (used styrofoam, latex cast and clay modeling)-Produced sketches, drafting, models, material testing and research. -Presentation boards for Warner Brothers, Saks, Lord & Taylors, Macy and City Bank
Assistant Designer/Studio Manager
-Drawing set for the private residence of Mr Pesce and the rubber house in Salvadore di Bahia in Brazil. Design development, sketches, model and intensive drawings of unique method of construction.-Guggenheim Museum exhibit design for "Andy Warhol a factory" in Bilbao-Communicated the design philosophy of Mr Pesce to the studio staff. -Occasionally filled in Press Relation and office manager. -Managed staff to develop resin prototypes for Open Sky and Fish Design collection:supervised resin objects production for 1999 Milan design fair, schedule and quality control. Research, review of consultant and material. -General studio responsibility. Invented new method of production, studied cost of fabrication, modification for budget fitting and profit. -Liaison with retailers for specific orders in Europe and USA: Moss, Design Within Reach, De Padova.
3D Designer/Project manager
-Numerous design development of monumental sculptures commissioned by Public Art.-Fabricated scaled and 3Dmodels.Produced renderings for competition using Form-Z.-Won several competitions including: Sacramento flying garden, Milwaukee Blue Shirt...
Nov 2007 - Nov 2010
Design, construction set and administration for high end Hampton projects and small commercial interiors. (Ex: 6500sf modern home addition in Wainscott, NY, produced and coordinated 80 sheets set). Performed all phases of design and construction administration using Revit Building and AutoCAD.
·Launched Revit Building software to the office, trained staff.
·Enriched communication of the design with client using 3D view and animation.
·Interface with contractor, engineer, energy consultants with a shared 3D model to facilitate the reading of the architectural envelop, adjust and increase accuracy of the drawings. Foreseen structural steel conflict locations: reviewed engineer and fabricator by modeling 3D steel components. Reduced drawing discrepancy.
·Rapidly answered request from contractor, reduced revision time with accurate model and details.
·Precisely sized floor to ceiling windows and doors with interior finishes, supervised German manufacture.
·Improved office drawing production time by creating budgeted Revit template file, loaded with programmed families/categories components built for schedule, optimized with line style and 2D views.
Jan 2008 - May 2008
Project Architect/Construction Administrator
-Permit and construction drawing for the addition and the renovation of a residence.-Coordination between building department, nature and resources, surveyor and subcontractors.
-Applied for pool and construction permit.-Produced cost estimate from intense bidding and price negotiation.
Oct 2005 - Nov 2007
Design, permit, construction set and administration for traditional and modern Hampton projects using Revit.
·Handled multiple project and maintained office schedule through coordination with client and contractor.
·Completed 14 projects in a fast paced environment (2 weeks for a small addition permit set).
·Suffolk County Health Department, construction permit application and variance drawing sets.
Nov 2003 - Oct 2005
Design, construction drawing and administration for a 5000SF modern oceanfront project in Sagaponack, NY and retail project in Manhasset, NY using AutoCAD.
·Implemented 3D visualization of the project using Form-Z, produced design and rendering to facilitate Mr. Marino presentation to the client. Dailyliaison with contractor, red lines and coordination of detail drawings.
·Administered Chanel store facade with weekly site observation and meeting with contractor. Others projects includes:Barney's NY, Leggiadro and Chanel Las Vegas. Managed red lines and construction updates.
·Coordinated and cross-referenced document and correspondence with NYC office manager.
Jan 2003 - Nov 2003
Produced design and construction documents using AutoCAD for high-end Upper East Side residences.
·Interior renovation of a 4000SF apartment and a town house.
Jul 2002 - Jan 2003
-Participated in design guidelines for future W, Sheraton and Westin Hotels. -Specifications and materials research of upholstery, lighting and furniture.-Strong production of presentation board, floor plans, renderings and material listing.-Handled of multiple projects and deadlines generated by office design director.
2003 - 2003
-Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design for the "Slimmy" chair-Part of the permanent collection.
2002 - 2002
Designer consultant/Project manager
-Hotel room interior design. Designed custom 12ft long waved cabinetry using Form-Z and AutoCAD.-Presentation to the client and the architect. Managed mock-up and production of 15 units.
2010 - 2010
-Completed Architectural Intern Development Program
Oct 1995 - Jun 1997
-Architecture, urban design, product design, exhibit Design. (Received an Award of Excellence)
Oct 1992 - Jun 1995
-Workshop: metal, ceramic, wood, glass, 3D software, photography and video.
-(Received an Award of Excellence)
Sep 1990 - Jun 1992
-Trade show, point of purchase, packaging, set, exhibit design.
Sep 1987 - Jun 1990
General study and Applied Arts