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David Taylor

David Taylor

Seattle, WA, US

 

About 

DAVID TAYLOR

Email: dtaylor8000@hotmail.com

Online CV: http://www.visualcv.com/taylordavid

Web: http://daveataylor.blogspot.com/ 

PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY

Architectural designer with over 13 years of experience working primarily in interior space. Range of projects include high end custom residential spaces, assisted living retirement centers, and commercial space. Adept at developing complex interior design drawings by hand and with multiple software tools. Acknowledged for precise attention to detail in both design and documentation. Artist using multiple medium.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

ROBERT MALONEY ARCHITECTS,  SEATTLE, WA 2003- Current DESIGNER

Robert Maloney Architects specializes in high-end custom single family residences, with projects ranging in scope from condominium remodels to estates encompassing several structures with residences at 10,000+ square feet. Worked in a highly collaborative and cooperative environment, allowing employees to complement each other’s strengths to create exemplary results.
• Drafted working drawings and detail drawings. • Developed interior design drawings, including wall and cabinet elevations, reflected ceiling
plans, lighting and electrical plans.
• Designed computer generated 3D models.
• Developed a site model for an estate in Sun Valley including layout for positioning of guest house and barn in relation to main house.
• Invited to combine artistic and technical skills to design three distinct custom wrought iron chandeliers for Sun Valley home.
• Created schedules for doors, windows, and interior finishes. • Prepared forms and documentation for permit submittal and construction.

THE JOHNSTON ASSOCIATES, BAINBRIDGE ISLAND, WA 2000–2003 DESIGNER
The Johnston Associates specializes in custom single family residences and assisted living retirement housing facilities.
Primary responsibilities include Interior design for independent living apartments, wheel chair accessible units, and assisted living units.
• Drafted working drawings focused on accessibility for senior needs. Adhered to accessibility requirements and future accessibility conversion requirements.
• Created designs for common areas such as, reception lobby, dining hall, library, hair salon and office spaces. Developed schedules for construction/interior design work on various parts of the projects.
• Prepared forms and documentation for permit submittal and construction.

FREIHEIT & HO ARCHITECTS, KIRKLAND, WA 1999 –2000 DESIGNER
Freiheit & Ho Inc. specializes in office towers, commercial space, hotels and resorts, retail and restaurant design, and tenant improvements.
• Responsible for space planning for corporate office spaces ranging in size from small start-ups to large corporations (T-Mobile/Starbucks stores).
• Designed remodel of a Totem Lake physical therapy clinic. • Measured and created as-built drawings for 10 building Bellefield Office Park in Bellevue, WA.

SOFTWARE:  CAD programs. DataCad, AutoCad, Revit, Sketch up, Microsoft Office

ARTISTIC ACHIEVEMENTS
Multi-medium artist: Paintings in acrylic and oil; sculptures in plaster, resins, and found objects.
• As an artist member of Gallery 110 Seattle, WA (1999-2000) compiled a solo exhibition of paintings as well as participated in group shows.
• Donated three art pieces for auction for hospital fundraiser in Denver, CO. • Participated in Ballard and UW neighborhood art walks. Write a blog on my artwork.
http://daveataylor.blogspot.com

EDUCATION
University of Oregon, Eugene, OR Bachelor of Interior Architecture - a five year accredited program

Elsewhere:

Employment 

Robert Maloney Architects, Seattle, WA, US, Designer

• Drafted working drawings and detail drawings. • Developed interior design drawings, including wall and cabinet elevations, reflected ceiling
plans, lighting and electrical plans.
• Designed computer generated 3D models.
• Developed a site model for an estate in Sun Valley including layout for positioning of guest house and barn in relation to main house.
• Invited to combine artistic and technical skills to design three distinct custom wrought iron chandeliers for Sun Valley home.
• Created schedules for doors, windows, and interior finishes. • Prepared forms and documentation for permit submittal and construction.

May 2003 - current
 

The Johnston Associates, Bainbridge Island, WA, US, Designer

• Drafted working drawings focused on accessibility for senior needs. Adhered to accessibility requirements and future accessibility conversion requirements.
• Created designs for common areas such as, reception lobby, dining hall, library, hair salon and office spaces. Developed schedules for construction/interior design work on various parts of the projects.
• Prepared forms and documentation for permit submittal and construction.

Apr 2000 - May 2003
 

Freiheit and Ho Architects, Kirkland, WA, US, Designer

• Responsible for space planning for corporate office spaces ranging in size from small start-ups to large corporations (T-Mobile/Starbucks stores).
• Designed remodel of a Totem Lake physical therapy clinic. • Measured and created as-built drawings for 10 building Bellefield Office Park in Bellevue, WA.

Mar 1999 - Apr 2000
 

Education 

University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, US, Bachelors, Interior Architecture

Biology major from 1991 to 1993
Art major in 1993
Interior Architecture Major form 1994 to 1998
- Studio design projects
- Lighting design
- Design theory

Also studies in Art History and Classics

Oct 1991 - Jun 1998
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills 



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