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Eva Lansberry

Eva Lansberry

Brooklyn, NY, US

 
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About 

Project Architect with over 15 years of design and project management experience, with exposure to historic restoration and rehabilitation, hotel and hospitality design, educational institutions, and infrastructure and pedestrian design. Skilled at developing and designing details, interfacing with clients, and conducting product research and specifications. Consistently meets deadlines within both independent and team capacities. Takes an active involvement in the creative process, combining a passion for architecture with desire to contribute to innovative design.

Elsewhere:

Employment 

Chez Oskar- Bed Sty- Brooklyn, NY, Brooklyn, NY, US, DESIGNER /ARCHITECTURAL CONSULTATION

March 2019-Present; Designed and installed illustrated ceiling mural, managed bar renovation. Commercial Rezoning presentation to NYC Dept of City Planning.

Sept 2015-2016; Developed design and construction documents for the relocation of Chez Oskar French Bistro restaurant. Landmarks Preservation Commission and Local Community Board presentations. Developed Construction Documents, Mill work details, Lighting Design, and equipment specifications. Incorporated salvaged architectural elements in the design as project progressed.

Mar 2019 - current
 

EM Lansberry Consult - Freelance, Brooklyn, NY, US, Consultant - Freelance

Specialized in interior design work with a focus on schematic design, development, and drawings, interior decorating, product research, and specifications. Select projects included:
INTERIOR DESIGN | Involved in interior decoration encompassing décor installation, kitchen rehabilitation, wallpaper, decorative finishes, trim treatment, painting, headboard design and minor home repair for homes and local restaurants- Kent Ale House, Brooklyn Public House, Lola Café, Condo (Brooklyn, NY), Fox Condo (Highlands, NJ).
RESIDENTIAL DESIGN | Chambers / Lansberry (Snoqualmie, WA) Developed plans for a 2-story,-bedroom home with semi connected garage.

Dec 2008 - current
 

SWA Architecture, PLLC, New York, NY, US, ARCHITECT/ PROJECT MANAGER

Senior Architect & Project Manager. SWA Architecture specializes in Department of Building filings for the New York Tri State area, Landmarks Historic Preservation, Low Income Housing Projects, Sidewalk Cafes and Restaurant/Cafe Design.

Mar 2018 - Feb 2019
 

DiGuiseppe Architect, New York, NY, US, Senior Architect

Senior Architect & Project Manager responsibilities include: Schematic design, design development including detailed FF&E specifications for residential and hospitality projects; prepared full sets of CD’s, millwork drawings, schedules; conduct construction supervision, surveys; prepared interior design presentations & material boards for clients.

Artezen Hotel (New York City) | DD-CDS Lobby & Bar Interior Design, Millwork detailing
Broadway Plaza Hotel (New York City) | DD-CDS Façade Design for Landmarks, Lobby
Evercore Development (Chicago, Ill) | Multi-family residential development with amenities.

Oct 2016 - Jan 2018
 

New York City Economic Development Corporation, New York, NY, US, Senior Project Manager

Grants Department: Managed public financing initiatives for LMDC projects focusing on design, construction, and engineering of the East River Waterfront Park and Piers Work with project managers to attain fiscal documentation, ensure proper allocation of funds, and coordinate receipt of funding
agreements with Department of LMDC HUD.

Feb 2011 - Oct 2016
 

Chez Oskar- French Resturant, Brooklyn, NY, PROJECT ARCHITECT/ DESIGNER - Freelance

Developed design and construction documents for the relocation of Chez Oskar French Bistro restaurant. Landmarks Preservation Commission and Local Community Board presentations. Developed Construction Documents, Mill work details, Lighting Design, and equipment specifications. Incorporated salvaged architectural elements in the design as project progressed. Completion of Phase 1: July 2016.

Sep 2015 - Sep 2016
 

Independent Architectural Services, Brooklyn, NY, US, Contractor

FREELANCE CONTRACTING, INTERIOR DECOR:
O’Lunney Properties – Brooklyn, NY 2011-2012
Hayten Residence, Brooklyn, NY, April 2012
Fox Condo – Highlands, NJ April 2011
Bahr/Prya, Dumbo Brooklyn, NY, 2010-2012
Interiors/Exteriors: Kitchen rehab, Painting Contractor. Minor home repair, furniture design, decorative finishes.

Skizum Studios, Dumbo Brooklyn, NY, Dec 2008
Interiors: Design and built a loft bed in a prewar industrial warehouse loft utilizing existing track. Loft Bed is fully supported marine rope and antique pulleys. Installed porthole window. decorative finishes and wallpaper.

Jan 2008 - Jun 2016
 

The Memoria Project, Highlands, NJ, US, Project Architect

Developed site plan, 3D renderings for a 9/11 Memorial sculpture created by stone artist Stephen Shaheen. Coordinated drawing specifications, subcontractors, and volunteers. This was a probono project

Sep 2005 - Sep 2011
 

Glen and Comany, New York, NY, US, Senior Project Architect

Firm specialty: boutique hospitality and restaurants
Responsible for creation of CD’s, LEED material research, client presentations.

Madison Beach Hotel, Madison CT: Duques Family small 34 room boutique hotel and spa.

Whole Foods Market, Fairfield CT: Developed a concept grocery store through schematic design.

Jun 2007 - Dec 2008
 

Rockwell Group, New York, NY, US, Project Manager

Firm specialty: interactive museum
Responsible for production and management of CD’s through Design Development. Successfully managed small team and client’s presentation of interior finishes.

Walt Disney Family Museum, Presidio of San Francisco: Walt Disney Family
Interior design of rehabilitation and adaptive reuse of historic building at former military base.

Jan 2006 - Jun 2007
 

H2L2 Architects Planners, New York, NY, US, Project Architect

Firm specialty: bridge design, libraries, and schools.

Responsible for CD’s, Photo-renderings for Art Commission Approval, development of presentations for Citizens Advisory Committee. Worked in tandem with engineers to develop architectural features and elements. Material research and coordination.

West End Day School, New York, NY
Schematic / Design Development of elementary school renovation and rehabilitation.

The Great Neck Library, Great Neck, NY

Sauvie Island Bridge, Portland, OR: Multnomah County Bridges. –
Lead Designer: Replacement of the sole bridge connecting the expansive Sauvie Island, a largely agricultural rural haven ten miles outside Portland, with the mainland.

Belt Parkway over Ocean Parkway; Brooklyn, NY: NYC Dept of Transportation.
Replacement of the bridge where the Belt Parkway crosses the Ocean Parkway. The new bridge is designed to enhance the strongest attributes of both historic parkways.

The Palm-Jumeirah Gateway Bridge, Dubai, UAE: Dubai Palm Developers, LLC
Designer: Starting as an international design competition, H2L2 is responsible for the design of a new, gateway bridge reaching from Jumeirah Beach to the newly developed Palm Island off the coast of the UAE

Jan 2003 - Dec 2006
 

Helpern Architects, New York, NY, US, Project Architect

Firm specialty: schools, historic renovation, historic landmarks
Responsible for CD’s, field & site measuring, historic research

Columbia University: Multi-phase restoration and rehabilitation of Columbia University century-old signature building. Developed as-built reconstruction drawings from site field measurements and modified original documents. Developed first phase documentation for installation of telecommunications, and HVAC systems through existing terracotta flue system. Historic restoration of upper roofs and masonry dome, infrastructure, and basement levels.

Pratt Institute Main Building, Brooklyn NY Pratt Institute Historic window replacement and new window replacement.

Harmonie Club, New York, NY Historic renovation and reconstruction. Spa design, offices

School Construction Authority, NYC DDC : Capital improvements to repair facades, parapets, & replace windows for NY Pub¬lic Schools. Responsible for assisting principal in initial survey, prepared documentation and completed reports for review. Developed CD’s according to SCA, DDC design standards. Produced renderings for City of New York Art Commission review.

EDC -resolution A: Designed and developed play grounds

Jan 2000 - Dec 2002
 

Education 

Pratt Institute, BArch, Architecture

Jan 1989 - Jan 1995
 

Awards 

Exhibition: 10 Days of Art, Provincetown, Mass September 28 - October 7, 2012, Nomination

Sparky, the Transparent Juvenile Roundbelly Cowfish
Art Installation
10'x12'x20' White Ripstop Nylon Inflateable, LED CPU fans, industrial floor fan, and bamboo.

2012
 

Exhibition: Figment Art Festival NYC - June 9 & 10, 2012, Nomination

Sparky, the Transparent Juvenile Roundbelly Cowfish
Art Installation
10'x12'x20' White Ripstop Nylon Inflateable, LED CPU fans, industrial floor fan, and bamboo.

2012
 

Rafael Vinoly Architects Training Program, Nomination

Rafael Vinoly Architects Training Program

2006
 

Associate Art Residency, Nomination

Residency for Puppetry & Film
Had the pleasure of working artists Janie Gieser, Paul Zaloom and Theodora Skipitaris.

2005
 

Design Studio Award for Excellence, Honorable Mention

Design Studio Award for Excellence – Studio Critic, Dr. Haresh Lalavani - Morphological tent series

1995
 

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