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Adam Abou-aleiwi

Adam Abou-aleiwi

Dearborn, MI, US

 
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About 

Architect with 4 years of professional studio experience with advanced skills in CAD, 3D visualization, and representation.

Elsewhere:

Employment 

Bernard Khoury / DW5, Beirut, LB, Project Architect

• Produced design schematics of a high-end private villa while managing the project timeline, client meetings and assembling slideshow presentations
• Drafted construction drawings and prepared schedules for 3 high-rise residential and mixed-use towers using AutoCAD and Excel

Mar 2014 - Jun 2014
 

THINK Architecture, Beirut, LB, Desginer

• Worked with in-house and visiting architects on graphical representation and 3D visualization
• Contributed to brainstorming sessions by presenting live 3D modeling to team members using 3DS Max for residential, commercial projects and design competitions
• Drafted construction and permit drawings for high-end residential projects in AutoCAD

Mar 2011 - Oct 2012
 

Freelancer, Beirut, LB, Freelance 3D Visualizer

• Collaborated with a number of architects and designers on an array of projects at different stages of design using 3DS Max, Vray, and Photoshop
• Created photo-realisitic renderings which helped architects and designers put final touches on designs and therefore, increase their project sales
• Advanced the design development of projects by creating multiple design variations for designers and clients to choose from; comissioned to create 3 concept design variations of a Sofitel hote

Jan 2009 - Oct 2012
 

Maria Group S.A.R.L, Beirut, LB, 3D Visualizer

• Developed computer models and architectural animations for 80% of the ongoing projects in tandem with the design process which enabled design teams to work more efficiently with clients, sharing project progress on a weekly basis
• Achieved a coherent rendering style for the firm by preparing 3D rendering presets and asset libraries and by creating a comprehenvie pipeline between team members using various 3D software (AutoCAD, Revit, Rhino, SketchUp)
• Raised the in-house graphical output exponentially by utilizing two computers (one for modeling and another for rendering) and optimized idle machine usage during non-working hours using distributed server rendering

Aug 2008 - Sep 2010
 

Farouk el Cheikh Architects, Beirut, LB, Autocad Draftsman

Jul 2008 - Sep 2008
 

Education 

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, US, Masters, Master of Urban Design

Jul 2016 - Dec 2017
 

Lebanese University - Faculty of Fine Arts and Architecture, Al-Hadat, LB, BArch, Architecture

Oct 2006 - Feb 2014
 

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