Claire Davenport

Claire Davenport

New York, NY, US




Multiple Schools (explanation below), New York, NY, US, Guest Critic

• Guest critic for reviews at: Parsons the New School for Design, New York Institute of Technology, Rhode Island School of Design, New York School of Interior Design

Jan 2010 - current

Guerin Glass Architects, New York, NY, US, Project Manager

Jan 2014 - May 2017

ME Architects P.C, New York, NY, US, Senior Project Manager

• Design and management of residential and mixed-use projects in Manhattan and Brooklyn, both new construction and full building renovation, including zoning analysis, schematic presentations, and construction administration

Nov 2012 - Dec 2013

Siris Coombs Architecture, New York, NY, US, Project Manager

• Complete delivery of residential and commercial projects in collaboration with principals, from feasibility studies through design and construction administration, with a focus on private homes

Jul 2009 - Nov 2012

Ingénieur sans Frontières / Engineers Without Borders, Providence, RI, US, Designer for "Rainwater for Humanity"

• Research, design and construction of rainwater harvesting systems in Kerala, India

Jan 2009 - Jun 2009

Kramer Design Group, New York, NY, US, Designer

• Retail store and fixture design at a variety of scales, including ground-up buildings and in-store displays, team development of holistic branding concepts and graphics

May 2006 - Sep 2008

Rebecca Rasmussen Architects, New York, NY, US, Architectural Intern/Office Manager

• Collaborative project design and construction administration, office management

Sep 2004 - May 2006


Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), Providence, RI, US, MArch, Architecture

Master of Architecture
Degree Project: “Constructing the Collective; Building infrastructure and community between Texas colonias”

Sep 2006 - May 2009

Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, US, Bachelors, Urban Studies and Comparative Literature

Bachelor of Arts in Urban Studies (Focus: Urban Design and Architecture) and Comparative Literature, with honors
Thesis: “Creative Delusions; Alternate Realities in the work of Vladimir Nabokov, as inspired by Stéphane Mallarmé”

Sep 2000 - Jun 2004


Prefab 20x20 competition, shortlisted entry, Other

Shortlisted entry, "Light Infill," exhibited at IDSwest, Vancouver


Areas of Specialization