Maja Dapcevic

Maja Dapcevic

Sacramento, CA, US



Architect, 8-years experience, speaking several foreign languages with international experience. 

Dynamic, self-motivated and ambitious architect who possesses the design and development flair needed to imagine, design, coordinate and be involved in all phases of an architectural project. On top of all of this has excellent communication skills and client liaison ability as well as a strong ability to express well considered ideas in a clear and effective manner through a variety of media.

In the past period has been employed by several contemporary architectural firms, where worked on a variety of high-end  residential, commercial, and retail mixed-use projects. Collaboration with the Italian, Russian, Cypriot and Montenegrin architectural firms helped to improve communication and designing skills, as the ability to understand and implement foreign standards in different project phases.  Had the opportunity to work on different scale project, with professionals in several engineering fields, from urban design to furniture design. 



BusinessArt, Podgorica, Architect

-Led a team of architects, technicians and interns throughout the phases of project
-Responsible of concept design, interior design, architectural design
-Prepare information regarding design, specifications, materials and equipment
-Coordination with clients, other engineers to better complete the project documentation
-Coordinate schedules and workloads
-Review architectural documents for potential conflict with other disciplines
-Generally act as the leading individual contributor and coordinator of design problem-solving

Sep 2014 - current

Archea Associati, Genova, IT, Architect / Project manager


-Built CAD drawings based on information provided by customers and engineers
-Prepared engineering support for in-house projects
-Conducted research needed to complete architectural projects
-Completed design work, including schematics and cost estimates for in-house projects
-Provided technical expertise and guidance in preparation of efficient datasets, layouts, work statements, drawings and delivery schedules

Apr 2009 - Sep 2014

Celebic, Podgorica, Architect

-Assisted in the coordination of plans and designs
-Helped to monitor the flow of development activities to ensure completion of architectural work for new construction projects
-Conducted studies and special projects on space planning, structural analysis, design feasibility and other related architectural engineering issues
-Supported and assisted lead architect in all phases of a major project
-Performed an array of administrative duties related to architectural construction projects such as code and zoning research, reviewing contractor payments and utility bills, monitoring project budget, and coordinating utilities installation

Apr 2008 - Mar 2009

Atlas Group, Podgorica , Architect

-Created oral and written presentations for project designs and proposals
-Responsible of concept design, competition material preparation
-Built CAD drawings based on information provided by customers and engineers
-Prepared engineering support for in-house projects
-Conducted research needed to complete architectural projects

Feb 2007 - Apr 2008


Universita di Ferrara - Architettura, Ferrara, BArch, Architectural design

Oct 2001 - Feb 2007

High school, Cetinje, High School, High school

Sep 1997 - May 2001

High school of Music, Podgorica, High School, Piano

Sep 1997 - May 2001

Areas of Specialization