Dheeraj Bajaj

Dheeraj Bajaj

New York, NY, US

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I am a graduate in Architecture from Pratt Institute, New York with interest in drawing, photography, illustration, graphic and industrial design. passion and mere interest in the field of design drive me to explore and learn on daily basis. I am a research oriented designer and feel confident in approaching, engaging and resolving problems in professional and timely manner.


Urban Architectural Initiatives, RA, PC, New York, NY, US, Junior Architect

Part of the core team, working on various social housing projects funded by the state. Involved in all phases from Conceptual to construction admin. Currently working on Senior multi-family unit and a Veteran/disability multi-family unit in New York.

Sep 2017 - current

ORE Architecture + Technology, Brooklyn, NY, US, Architectural Intern

Worked on GrowNYC FoodHub distribution center, Gowanus redevelopment plan strategies, Gallery Renovation - lighting design, spatial reconfigurations and shop drawings. Handled - design research, schematics, development, 3D renders, 3D modeling and construction sets with a great professional team.

Jan 2017 - May 2017

Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, US, Ceramics Technician

Responsible for - Making clay, glazes, firing the kilns, using the machinery required, cleaning up the ceramics studios and assisting the professors and the students in the studio environment when necessary.

Aug 2016 - Nov 2016

Private Client, Gurgaon, India, Architectural Designer

Re-designed a private existing residence in Gurgaon, Haryana, India. Responsible for making the design decisions - exterior, interior. Also gave innovative suggestions on saving the square footage and using cheap sustainable measures.

Aug 2016 - Sep 2016

Style Inked, Bangalore City, IN, Graphic Designer

Worked under Manvi Gandotra - Leading Fashion Blogger, Candid Wedding, Food Photographer and an entrepreneur in India. Instrumental in branding of Style Inked, Fashion Blog.

Jul 2015 - Sep 2015

Miscellaneous Projects LLC, New York, NY, US, Architectural Intern

Concordia Lighthouse Competition, Site - Concordia, Italy. Worked on Site Analysis, Research, Schematic Design, Design Development, Drawing and 3D production of the Lighthouse.

May 2015 - Aug 2015

Neena Singla & Co, New Delhi, IN, Architectural Intern

Worked on 3D Models and 2D drawings for multiple residential projects in India under the architect.

Jun 2015 - Jul 2015


Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, US, BArch, Architect

· Design 101, 102, 201, 202, 301, 302, 401, 402, 403, 501, 502
· Representation I, II and III
· Technics
· English I and II
· Architectural History I, II, III and IV
· World Civilization I and II
· Structures- Physics and Chemistry, Statics, Steel and Concrete
· Building Environment, Services
· Materials, Assemblies and Professional Practices
· Publication (Illustration)
· Indian Cinema (Film)
- Drawing III, Drawing thesis
- Publication, Illustration
- Ceramics I,II
- Creative Writing I, II, III
- Drawing freehand, perception
- Urban studies, Urban genetics
- Roman architecture and Form, Rome as Spectacle
- Intro to Acting

Aug 2012 - May 2017


Dean's List Honors - 2013-2017 (4 years), Honorable Mention


Study Abroad Semester - Rome (2016), Other


Founding President of SASA (South Asian Student Association), Other


Crecendo Black and White Photography, 1st Place


State Level Badminton, High School, Other


Black Belt in Karate, 1st Place


District Level Field Hockey, High School, Other


Areas of Specialization