Alexandria Besharat

Alexandria Besharat

New York, NY, US


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After working at within different architecture and interior fields, I've decided to obtain a Master Degree from NYU in Historical and Sustainable Architecture. This next year in London will further my knowledge in adaptive reuse architecture and urban redevelopment.



Whitehall Interiors NYC, New York, NY, US, Interior Designer

. Designed architectural interiors for multi unit residential and private residences, and conversion projects.
. Produced design development and construction documents
. Construction Administration

Mar 2014 - Aug 2014

Lu Ning Architecture, PLLC, New York, NY, US, Architectural Designer

. Design development for residential and small commercial projects
. Produce construction documents and millwork drawings
. Filing Representative for NYC Department of Buildings
. Conducts field measurements and produces drawings reflecting existing conditions
. 3D modeling and rendering with Sketchup and Vray

Oct 2012 - Mar 2014

Pulice/Williams Architects, Leonia, NJ, US, Architectural Designer

. Creating design and presentation drawings for commercial and residential projects
. Detailing and producing construction documents
. 3D modeling and rendering
. Product and material research
. Site analysis and site documentation

Jan 2012 - Aug 2012

Center for Community Learning & Partnerships, Boston, MA, US, Design Coordinator

. Worked with Boston Main Streets Organization in local neighborhoods
. Organized and participated in numerous community programs and events
. Design work for an historic church in Roxbury
. Created a potential project for students in fourth year studio
. Designed and facilitated a project for the Introduction to Community Learning Class
where they analyzed local communities for their Main Streets Organization

Aug 2009 - Dec 2009

Rayex Design Group, Mahopac, NY, US, Intern

. Produced construction drawings from Architect’s designs,
manually and with the use of Auto CAD
. Conducted field measurements and produced drawings reflecting existing conditions
. Assisted principal architect with the design process
. Administrative duties and office organization
. Organized client files, drawings, and stock

Jan 2007 - May 2009


Wentworth Institute of Technology, Boston, MA, US, MArch, Architecture

Fall 2010
. Study Abroad in Kyoto and Osaka, Japan
.Thesis - The Architecture of Deployable Opportunity: Changing Lives Through Mobile Initiatives and Socially Conscious Design

Sep 2010 - May 2011

Wentworth Institute of Technology, Boston, MA, US, Bachelors, Architecture

.Concentration: Built Environment which focused on designing with the existing social and physical environment

Spring 2010
. Study Abroad in Sete, France

May 2009
Somerville World War II Veterans Memorial Competition
. First Place, through Wentworth Institute of Technology
. Worked with partner against 60 pairs of students to design a public space and memorial

Sep 2006 - Aug 2010

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