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Patrick Colot

Patrick Colot

San Francisco, CA, US

 
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About 

Belgian born, competition winning architect, with an innovative, creative and uplifting approach.

Specializes in integrated design, sustainability and energy efficiency.

Two decades of experience growing a business, leading teams at each step of the creative, administrative, commercial and technical processes, with a wide portfolio of residential, multi-residential, retail, and dedicated professional spaces.

Employment 

Martinkovic Milford Architects, San Francisco, CA, US, Senior Project Architect / Project Manager

Aug 2018 - current
 

BAPC - Bureau d'architecte Patrick Colot Sprl, Liège, BE, Owner, Senior Principal, Head of Design, Project Manager

Designed and completed multiple high-end residential and mid-rise multi-residential projects, with a specific focus on certified energy efficiency through sustainable solutions.

Won multiple architectural competitions, including two for the city of Seraing (Belgium) for the remodel of century-old buildings, through the integration of locally produced materials, as well as sustainable and green solutions. Both projects were conceived to exceed expected energy performances, and also received further accolade from regional officials (SPW-Walloon Region, secretary Jean-Marc Nollet), as well as a prize of €200k for outstanding sustainability, and the integration of an urban garden.

Designed and achieved a great variety of projects focused on commercial, and professional spaces, as well as multiple residential in-depth remodels, including detailed integrated furniture.

Feb 2008 - Dec 2017
 

Free Lance architect, Namur, BE, Residential Architect, Project Manager

Designed and completed multiple residential projects, new constructions and thorough remodels, with a focus on personalized and well-integrated solutions.

Collaborated actively with LEBRUN-MODAVE Architects (Namur, Belgium), completing two years of internship and licensure, to obtain registration at the National Order of Architects (CNOA).

Sep 1997 - Jan 2008
 

Education 

IFAPME, Liège, BE, Energy efficiency certification

Degree in energy efficiency analysis and building certification (P.E.B)

Jan 2011 - Apr 2011
 

University of Liège, Liège, BE, MArch, Architecture

Master Degree in Architecture with minor in micro-architecture

Sep 1992 - Jun 1997
 

Awards 

City of Seraing - ERIGES / Primo Reno "Molinay 34", 1st Place

Extensive renovation of a century old building into a single home.

The main objective was to integrate multiple sustainable solutions to insure high energy efficiency and high architectural quality.
By using exclusively techniques, materials, partners and and sub-contractors established within a radius of 15 kilometers, the carbon footprint of the entire construction process was significantly reduced.
This project was meant to set a comprehensive example to, successfully, trigger gentrification of its immediate neighborhood.

2010
 

City of Seraing - ERIGES / Primo Reno "Ferrer 13", 1st Place

Extensive renovation of a century-old building into multi-residential units and one professional space.

The main objective of this project was to implement sustainable solutions, and ensure high energy efficiency, while integrating a creative remodel. As part of the city’s urban masterplan, this entry won an architectural competition for outstanding remodel. Designed to set an inspiring example, this project successfully helped foster development of the blighted neighborhood.

By exclusively using techniques, materials, partners, and sub-contractors within 15 kilometers, the carbon footprint of the entire construction process was significantly reduced. During the construction phase, the project also received a further accolade from regional officials (SPW-Walloon Region, secretary Jean-Marc Nollet), as well as a prize of €200k for outstanding sustainability, and the integration of an urban garden.

https://www.facebook.com/seraingmasterplan/photos/?tab=album&album_id=407586016010960

2009
 

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