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Belisario Barchi

Belisario Barchi

New York, NY, US

 

About 

Architect, Designer and Artist. I would describe myself as an "Urban" Architect, working for an Architecture firm in New York City. 

An individual with an ecclectic style along with a sense of youthfulness, energy, and appreciation for my surroundings.

I truely believe that it is vital for a designer to exemplify the beauty of design through his/her originality, imagination, creativity, and inventiveness in creation. And my interest lies within the design realm of executing such beauties.

My experience is continuous, and my originality is limitless.

Employment 

The Lawrence Group, New York, Associate

Associate and Project Architect on all office projects that is in charge of overseeing timely and profitable completion of a project. Responsibilities include, but not limited to, coordination of the work team, consults with clients, designs, overseeas production and proposes budgets.

Sep 2015 - current
 

HNTB, New York, NY, US, Project Designer

Design Leader on project teams. Works on a variety of projects from design through construction administration. Develops, modifies and reviews production drawings and construction documents. Corrects and updates documents. Assists in developing solutions to technical problems. Other duties as assigned are presentations, marketing material and office leadership/management.

Jul 2005 - Jul 2015
 

Education 

Columbia University, New York, NY, US, Masters, Advanced Architectural Design

The Master of Science degree in Advanced Architectural Design is a three-term program consisting of Summer, Fall, and Spring terms. The objective of the program is to provide outstanding young professionals who hold a Bachelor of Architecture or Master of Architecture degree the opportunity to enter into an intensive, postgraduate study that encourages critical thought in the context of design speculation.

The program is viewed as a framework in which both academic and professional concerns are explored. Overall, the program emphasizes an experimental approach to research and architectural design rigorously grounded in multiple, complex realities.

Jun 2004 - May 2005
 

Columbia University, New York, NY, US, Masters, Urban Design and Architecture

The Urban Design Program is focused on the city as an agent of sustainable development and the role of design in redefining the 21st century urban landscape. The program is advancing new paradigms of research, practice and pedagogy to meet the urgent challenges of rapid urbanization, the increasing threats of climate change and societal inequity.

Jun 2002 - May 2003
 

Pratt Institute, BArch, Bachelor of Architecture

Undergraduate Architecture is a five-year Bachelor of Architecture program that prepares students with an early interest in architecture to become leading professional practitioners. Students at Pratt learn that architecture is a meaningful cultural contribution dedicated to the sustenance of the imagination and the necessity for material embodiment within a larger social and ethical context. The five year design sequence offers a thorough foundation in architecture integrating critical thinking, design, technology, building, representation, and social responsibility. Firmly committed to contemporary material practices, the program is constantly integrating new technologies into the curriculum. Students are encouraged to aspire towards creative and intellectual independence as well as to commit to authentically inspired architectural research.

Sep 1997 - May 2002
 

Awards 

Excellence in Design, Award

The prize is for high quality of work in the design studios during the student’s program of studies at Columbia.

2005
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills