Eva Lansberry

Eva Lansberry

Brooklyn, NY, US



I am multifaceted architectural designer with 15 years experience in restaurant & hospitality design, restoration and rehabilitation of historic buildings as well as infrastructure and transportation design. I have been involved in all phases of project development, beginning from project planning and schematics, to researching client needs, and from completion of contract documents to assisting with construction management.

SpecialtiesActively studying for ARE. RFQ presentations, client brochures and graphics, AutoCad 2008, ArchiCAD, Adobe CS2, set design and Paper Engineering



New York City Economic Development Corporation, New York, NY, US, Financial Project Consultant

Managed public financing of Lower Manhattan Development Corporation projects. Specifically design, engineering construction, engineering of the East River Waterfront Park and Piers.

Feb 2011 - current

Winkel & Baltick Events, Dumbo Brooklyn, NY, Event Project Manager

Developed life safety & utility floor plans, curated art installations and coordinated artists for temporary gallery and interactive installations.
September 1, 2012 - Stranded V: Laboratory
May 20, 2012 - Flappers & Philosophers
September 2, 2011 - Stranded IV: Rescued
New Year’s Eve 2011 - W&B Airlines
September 4, 2010 - Stranded III: The Forbidden City
June 19, 2010 - Campfire: a Warehouse Wilderness Adventure
New Year’s Eve 2010 - Stranded II: Galapagos

Sep 2010 - current

Independent Architectural Services, Brooklyn, NY, US, Contractor

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 - current

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, 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


Pratt Institute, BArch, Architecture

Jan 1989 - Jan 1995


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.


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.


Rafael Vinoly Architects Training Program, Nomination

Rafael Vinoly Architects Training Program


Associate Art Residency, Nomination

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


Design Studio Award for Excellence, Honorable Mention

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


Areas of Specialization