Al Mare Restaurant:
Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica, CA - Currently within Plan Check Scheduled Completion April 2012
Lead Designer for a 9,100sqft ($2.8million) rehabilitation of a California Landmarked Building. I am tasked with managing the design, development and production of an Italian restaurant. The existing Landmarked Building is located on the Historical Santa Monica Pier. The project will sensitively merge modern context with an existing vintage hallmark. The finished building shall be the only location on the Santa Monica Pier to provide a rooftop lounge for dining and spirits. The project is under plan check review by the city of Santa Monica.
Meetings w/ client for initial consultation.
Determination of client's needs/desires;discussion of budgets, schedules and expectations.
Collaboration w/ david forbes hibbert in early concept design.
Political negotiations with relevant commission and board members for early and coherent
Management of Autodesk Revit drawing development
Management of permit acquisition
Co-management of contractor bid management and final selection of general contractor
Lead DFH contact for construction administration
i.e. RFI's, field complexities & field revisions
Project designed with david forbes hibbert, aia
Status: Under Construction
Location: Santa Monica, CA