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Lauren Printz

Lauren Printz

New York, NY, US

 

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About 

I am passionate about learning, traveling, and new experiences.  Design, Architecture, Graphic Design, Interior Design, Urban Planning, Design for Humanity, Art, Music, Photography.

Employment 

VBA/JVC Architects, LLC, New York, NY, US, Intermediate Architect

- Formulate concept drawings/sketches and translating ideas and intent to clients based on their needs, necessary building program and function.
- Expertise in design and renovation of public buildings, libraries, universities, city agencies, commercial buildings, non-profit headquarters, and community & recreation centers
- Development of all sketches, drawings, details and specifications
- Experience in historic construction materials/assemblies and historic preservation methodologies
- Managing project work assignments, scheduling, contracts and agreements from design process to construction
- Construction administration including site visits, schedule meetings (monthly or bi-weekly), submitting detailed reports of documented field analysis including but not limited to failures and recommended remedial work
- Field review of remediation work under construction through all phases to project completion.
- Experience in NYC DOB building consulting, including filing and managing new permit and amendment processes
- Exercise knowledge of NYC Building Code and New York State Building Code.

Jan 2016 - current
 

VBA/JVC Architects, LLC, New York, NY, US, Project Architect

- Formulate concept drawings/sketches and translating ideas and intent to clients based on their needs, necessary building program and function.
- Expertise in design and renovation of public buildings, libraries, universities, city agencies, commercial buildings, non-profit headquarters, and community & recreation centers
- Development of all sketches, drawings, details and specifications
- Managing project work assignments, scheduling, contracts and agreements from design process to construction
- Assisting in construction administration including site visits, recording meeting minutes, and drafting detailed reports of documented field observations and analysis.

Aug 2012 - Jan 2016
 

Wisemarkit, New York, NY, US, Architectural Designer

Designed and drafted storefronts for starting online shopping website. Designed and illustrated interior perspectives, storefronts, furniture, and accessories.

May 2012 - Sep 2012
 

Howe Restoration, Philadelphia, PA, US, Architectural Intern

Assisted supervisor in surveying and analyzing existing residences for restoration and modifications. Drafted and revised construction documents and detail drawings.

May 2010 - Aug 2011
 

Education 

Philadelphia University, Philadelphia, PA, US, BArch, Architecture

Aug 2007 - May 2012
 

Awards 

Philadelphia University Gala: An Evening of Innovation 2012, Other

The Philadelphia University Evening of Innovation is an amazing platform for advancing the importance of higher education and innovation, and the impact they have on the global economy. This special evening pays tribute to students, faculty, alumni and friends who contribute their talent, creativity and determination to meeting current and emerging social needs through innovation. Design X design-build studio of the Architecture department presented the graduating seniors' final project: an installation designed and fabricated for a homeless shelter in Philadelphia.

2012
 

Museum of Natural Sciences Sustainable Exhibit 2012, Other

The Academy of Natural Sciences hosts a show highlighting the intersection of science and design. Philadelphia University represented fashion design, graphic design, architecture, interior design and industrial design.

2012
 

"Green, Urban, Glocal" Architecture Exhibition 2012, Other

Opening reception of the first annual exhibition of designs by students from Philadelphia's four architecture and design schools: Drexel University, Philadelphia University, Temple University, and the University of Pennsylvania. Students displayed work from their design departments, including architecture, interior design, urban planning, and landscape design.

2012
 

ISOVER Multi-Comfort House Student Competition 2011, 1st Place

National Stage 2011 - First Place
New York, NY, US

2011
 

ISOVER Multi-Comfort House Student Competition 2011, Honorable Mention

International Stage 2011 - Jury Special Award
Prague, Czech Republic

2011
 

Areas of Specialization 

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