Adam Alter

Adam Alter

Brooklyn, NY, US



Adam Alter is the principal and founder of alterARC. Adam is a registered architect in New York State.



Rux Design, Long Island City, NY, US, Consultant: Project Manager/Architect

Isaias Residences (Miami Beach, FL)
Developed design & created CD sets for three ground up construction homes for extended family of a private client. Created 3D & physical study models. Code research, consultant interaction.

Greenberg Residence (East Hampton, NY)
Headed DD, CD, CA for custom steel/glass sun room addition & gut renovation including new cupola with clerestory glazing, new kitchen & baths. Extensive detailing, scheduling & consultant coordination.

Aug 2013 - current

Andrea Mason / Architect, Brooklyn, NY, US, Consultant: Project Manager/Architect

A.P.C. Flagship Store & Showroom (New York, NY)
Led team on 3,120 SF renovation of existing flagship store & new showroom space. Coordination with overseas design architect & multiple consultants. Extensive CA under tight schedule. Involved in client relations, DOB/LPC filing, code research, budgeting, scheduling, material research and detailing.

Sep 2013 - Feb 2015

Joel Sanders Architect, New York, NY, US, Consultant: Architect

Andrews Residence (New York, NY)
Executed bidding/CD set on contract basis combining three units into a 5-bed, 5-bath duplex. Primary
responsibilities involved detailing 2,750 SF of multi-terraced outdoor space incorporating green roofs & planters, greenhouse, lap pool & hot tub, skylights, parapets & railings, openings and paver systems.

Jun 2013 - Aug 2013

Duke Beeson Architect, PC, New York, NY, US, Project Manager/Architect

Seven years as a skilled manager & designer on a variety of projects totaling over 250,000 SF. Extensive on-site CA and PM experience. Coordination with structural, engineering & specialty consultants. Strong technical, verbal & written communication skills in a variety of media.

May 2006 - May 2013

Battery Park City Authority, New York, NY, US, Planning and Design Intern

Participated in a wide variety of issues relating to design, planning, environmental analysis, traffic and transportation, demographics and community development, consultant and developer selection processes.

Organized and oversaw thirty-year archives of BPCA’s Planning/Design and Construction departments, including setup and implementation of electronic database for drawings, specifications, reports and historical documents.

May 2004 - Sep 2004

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey, Newark, NJ, US, Associate Actuarial Analyst

Prepared detailed quarterly financial reports, profitability studies, pricing models and database management for major corporate accounts.

Provided technical support to actuarial department including correcting programming errors, assisting with general desktop issues and demonstrating efficient usage of software packages.

Apr 2000 - Dec 2003


Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, US, MArch, Graduate Architecture

Sep 2003 - May 2006

Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, US, Bachelors, Mathematics

Sep 1995 - May 1999

Areas of Specialization 


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