Nathan Barnhart

Nathan Barnhart

Pittsburgh, PA, US





Bohlin Cywinski Jackson, Pittsburgh, PA, US, staff architect

Sep 2016 - Aug 2019

anderson architects, New York, NY, US, designer

Jan 2014 - Jul 2016

Bade Stageberg Cox, Brooklyn, NY, US, junior architect

Jun 2013 - Dec 2013

Boltshauser Architekten, Zürich, CH, Competition Architect

Managed Zoo Basel Ozeanium competition - awarded 1st prize.
Coordinated efforts of two interns and several external consultants.

Jun 2012 - Oct 2012

ETH Zürich, Zürich, CH, Department Assistant

Chair of Sustainable Construction ETH Zurich (Prof. Dr. Holger Wallbaum)
Translated various documents from German to English.
Proofread and prepared manuscripts for submission to scientific journals.

Sep 2008 - Jun 2012

Gäumann Lüdi von der Ropp, Zürich, CH, Architectural Intern

Provided drawing, rendering and model building support for various projects and competitions.

Oct 2007 - Sep 2008

Herzog & de Meuron, Basel, CH, Architectural Intern

Parrish Art Museum (prior to redesign), Long Island, New York – 40,000 sf program.
Member of design team from concept development to construction documentation.
Modeled concepts; photographed and archived development through all phases.
Produced drawings, diagrams, and layouts for client and consultant reports.

Oct 2005 - Aug 2007

Safdie Architects, Boston, MA, US, Architectural Intern

Refined drawings for use in the publication of office monograph (Vol. 2: 2009).
Provided drawing support for various projects.

Jun 2005 - Sep 2005

GA Architects, Dryden, NY, US, Architectural Intern

Provided drawing support for residential and educational projects.

Jan 2005 - May 2005

Dakota Jackson, New York, NY, US, Furniture Design Intern

Assisted with conceptual development of a new furniture collection.
Produced and photographed scale models for design quality assessments.
Documented factory processes and produced layout for a marketing publication.

Jun 2004 - Aug 2004


Swiss Federal Insitute of Technology, Zürich, CH, Masters, Architecture

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich, Switzerland

Thesis project completed with Tom Emerson

design studios with:
Adam Caruso and Peter St John, Josep Lluis Mateo, Gion Caminada, Christian Kerez, Miroslav Sik

history, theory, structural design, building installations, construction processes, sustainable construction, material science, acoustics, historical preservation...

Sep 2007 - Feb 2013

Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, US, Bachelors, Urban and Regional Studies

Bachelor of Science, Urban and Regional Studies, with a concentration of Architecture

Aug 2001 - May 2005


Eagle Scout, Award

Troop 419, Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania


Areas of Specialization