Adam Alter

Adam Alter

Brooklyn, NY, US


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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


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

Sep 2003 - May 2006

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

Sep 1995 - May 1999

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