Demosthenes Sfakianakis

Demosthenes Sfakianakis

New York, NY, US

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LEED Green Associate



Maspeth Welding, New York City, Journeyman Iron Worker

Skilled labor iron working for the $1B renovation of the landmarked Lord & Taylor building. Creation of construction documents and details, overseeing of application, verification in field, and manual labor of installing new structural beams and decking.

Oct 2020 - current

Fischer+Makooi Architects, PLLC, Architectural Intern

Worked on large scale residential developments throughout the boroughs of NYC, determined unit arrangements and façade brickwork articulation, created construction drawings and diagrams for DOB submission.

Jun 2019 - Aug 2019

Fogarty Finger, Architectural Intern

Participated in over ten ongoing projects including a ground-up building in midtown Manhattan, produced construction and design documents, created test fits for commercial projects, and independently surveyed sites.

Jun 2018 - Aug 2018

Misra Group, Architectural Intern

Contributed to all current projects, produced interior and exterior renders, conducted site research, met independently with clients, and created presentation boards for NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission.

May 2017 - Aug 2017

Thompson Chemists, Interior Designer / Retail

Designed interior and storefront displays for both SoHo pharmacies.

May 2016 - Aug 2016


Syracuse University, BArch, Architecture

- Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch.), Minor in Classical Civilization
- Dean’s List: 2016 – 2020
- Thesis Prize Jury: Honorable Mention, Bunker Reclamation
- Syracuse Undergraduate Research Grant: Albania’s Bunkers
- Architecture Scholarship: SU Success Grant

Aug 2015 - May 2020

Stuyvesant High School, High School, High School

Sep 2011 - Jun 2015


Thesis Prize Jury, Honorable Mention

Bunker Reclamation


Seoul Biennale of Architecture and Urbanism, Other

Exhibited work: Xiong’an City Garden


Syracuse University Undergraduate Research Grant, Grant

Albania’s Bunkers: Repurpose & Revitalization


SU Success Grant, Grant

Architecture Scholarship awarded by Syracuse University


Areas of Specialization