Elias Kotzambasis

Elias Kotzambasis

New York, NY, US

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Acheson Doyle Partners Architects, P.C., New York, NY, US, Architectural Designer

• Participating in the design and documentation of a variety of building types including residential, hospitality, educational, religious, and historic.
• Producing graphic representation for all phases or design including full Construction Document sets.
• Producing submission packages in response to RFPs and RFQs for organizations including the National Park Service and SUNY Construction Fund.
• Producing documentation for submission to the New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission.
• Producing marketing proposals which included code research, zoning research, programming studies, phasing plans, and experiential renderings.

Dec 2019 - current

A-1 Construction & Painting, Inc., Buffalo, NY, US, Project Manager

• Working with skilled tradesman to translate CDs into built works .
• Estimating material and labor costs of residential and commercial projects.
• Completing and submitting commercial construction bids and contracts.
• Overseeing work on site to assure proper and timely completion.
• Performing skilled labor and historic restoration work on site.
• Training new and seasonal employees in construction techniques.

Jun 2014 - current

University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, US, Freshman Design Studio Teaching Assistant

• Facilitating full scale design-build projects with complete CD sets.
• Planning daily assignments to advance the development of studio projects.
• Giving daily critiques of design projects and guiding group critiques.

Aug 2017 - May 2019

FXCollaborative, New York, NY, US, Architectural Extern

• Producing graphic representation for SD and DD phases, including plans,
sections, elevations, site analysis, zoning diagrams, shadow studies, 3D
models, and area summaries.

Jan 2019 - Mar 2019

Hume Projects LLC, Buffalo, NY, US, Designer

• Producing design proposals and participating in charrettes.
• Drafting, 3D modeling, and post-processing drawings.
• Producing graphic representation for SD and DD phases, including plans,
sections, elevations, axonometrics, site analysis and details.

Sep 2017 - Mar 2018

Anthony James Architects, Buffalo, NY, US, Draftsman

• Drafting construction documentation for new design proposals, including
plans, section, elevations, details, structural drawings, and electrical plans.
• Designing floor plan and furniture layouts.
• Measuring and drafting existing conditions of renovation projects.

Mar 2017 - Mar 2018


University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, US, MArch, Architecture

Aug 2017 - May 2019

University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, US, Architecture (B.S.)

Aug 2013 - Mar 2017

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