Lotem Kirsht

Lotem Kirsht

Cambridge, MA, US

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Experienced project leader in Architectural firms, skilled in Revit.
As a registered architect in Israel with over 5 years of experience as a project manager and designer, I have the ability to lead and develop an architectural design project from the smallest detail to its full extent.
Highly skilled in sustainable design technologies and parametric design.



KIKA BRAZ ARCHITECTS AND URBAN PLANNERS, 20 Lincolen st. Tel Aviv , Israel, Project Manager / Architect, Revit instructor

- Managed 6 projects in 3 cities from design development to construction administration.
- Established weekly coordination meetings with consultants, engineers, presented to governmental agencies and clients for code compliance towards obtaining building permits.
- Obtained building permits and created construction documentation while leading a team of junior architects and draftsmen.
- Conducted architectural oversight and reports.
- Worked on a total of 49 buildings in a cumulative area of 1,868k sq.ft. Among them:
- K. Gat 2+7 neighborhood in Kiryat Gat | 1,183 residential units in 3 buildings (20 stories), 20 buildings (9 stories) and 3 commercial buildings.
- L. Agamim 1+2 neighborhood in Ashkelon | 154 residential units in 19 buildings (5-9 stories)
- Gindi Wave in Natanya|120 residential units in 2 buildings (18 stories) with connected basement.
- Supervised teaching and the implementation of Revit standards while training 10 architects.

May 2016 - Oct 2017

o2a studio, 29 HaZorfim Street Jaffa Tel-Aviv , Israel, Project Architect, Revit instructor

- Developed conceptual and schematic design for the School of Management at Tel-Aviv University.
- Designed parametric climatic facade using GH for Rhino.
- Developed program, schematic design and obtained building permits for a residential building, a
boutique hotel in Jerusalem and a synagogue in Tel-Aviv.
- Created concept and developed design for 5 mid-rise residential buildings in Jerusalem.
- Led the firm`s transition from AutoCAD to Revit and created custom templates.

Oct 2014 - Apr 2016

Mayslits Kassif Architects, 17-A Hagra Street, Tel Aviv, Israel, Junior Architect, Urban designer

- Created comprehensive program and conceptual design of 17 projects until approved by the governing agencies. Part of a team of 3 architects that developed the Strategic tourism masterplan for Ashkelon`s 8 mi. waterfront.
- Developed design and construction documentation for Commercial steel structure in Tel-Aviv
- Conducted site visits and reports.

Nov 2013 - Oct 2014

ECOTECTURA ARCHITECTS, 75 Hertzel st. Be'er Sheba, Israel, Architectural Intern

Created conceptual design for ESC office building and 2 mountain viewpoint in the desert.
Responsible for modeling with Rhino, rendering with V-ray and post-production using Adobe creative suite

Jun 2013 - Nov 2013


Technion-The Israeli Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel, BArch, Architecture

- SUMMA CUM LAUDE (GPA 4.0), 1st in my graduating class.
- President's list of honors, every year.

- Technion Program for Excellence | The Rothschild Scholars Fellowship.

- Focusing on sustainable design, parametric design, and advanced BIM.

Oct 2008 - Oct 2013


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