Mario Lewis

Mario Lewis

Brooklyn, NY, US



      Born and Raised in the MidWest, I Attended Ball State University starting in the fall of 2002, graduating in December 2006 with my Bachelor of Science Major in Architecture.

Following undergrad, I worked for a summer (2007) at Cole + Russell Architects (currently CR Architecture + Design). In the fall of 2007 I moved to NYC to attend graduate school at Pratt Institute earning my Master of Architecture 1st Professional Degree in the summer of 2010.

Since moving to New York, I have lived in Brooklyn working for 2 years at Tom Otterness Studio as a Project Manager / Architectural Designer.

Currently I am a Project Manager / Architectural Designer for LMC (Les Métalliers Champenois Corp) and Atelier Esperato.

Given my education and design experience I Currently seeking full time employment in a NYC area Architecture firm with the goal of obtaining my Architecture license in a timely manner.



Les Métalliers Champenois Corp / Atelier-Esperanto, Paterson, NJ, US, Project Manager / Architectural Designer

As part of the LMC and Atelier Esperanto team, I have served as a Project Manager on projects ranging in scale single high end furniture pieces, to full metal work detailing and fabrication of multi-piece productions.

My duties have included initial / development design work, coordination between separate trades, and in-house coordination on
extremely tight deadlines.

Feb 2013 - current

Tom Otterness Studio, Brooklyn Ny, Project Manager / Architectural Designer

Working directly with Tom Otterness, I have designed everything from proposal materials, custom plaster form work, CNC Milled form work, and project specific processes for large scale fabrication.

I have worked closely with code consultants, cost estimators, structural engineers, multi-trade fabricators, installers, and
in-house artisans.

Oct 2010 - Feb 2013

CR architecture + design, Cincinnati, OH, US, intern

An internship with the intention of attending grad school that fall. As Part of the Residential Design team, my responsibilities included assisting and developing models and CAD Docs for: Schematic Design, Design Development, Construction Documentation, Site Analysis, Presentation Setup, and 3D Modeling / Rendering.

Feb 2007 - Aug 2007


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

Aug 2007 - May 2010

Ball State University, Muncie, IN, US, Bachelors, Architecture

Jun 2003 - Dec 2006

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