Adam Vandepeer

Adam Vandepeer

New York, NY, US

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I am a creative individual with a strong knowledge and passion for the interrelated disciplines of classical art & architecture. I desire to work alongside like-minded individuals to continually learn and spread the knowledge of classicism's contemporary importance and historical significance. I am versatile, diligent and socially confident with excellent communications skills and a strong eye for detail.


St. Andrews College, University of Sydney, Sydney, AU, Academic Tutor

As an academic tutor, I was teaching and mentoring undergraduate students who attend St. Andrews College in a range of architectural subjects offered at the Univerisity of Sydney, including Architectural Studio, History and Theory, and Professional Practice.

Jun 2018 - Dec 2018

Bates Smart, Sydney, AU, Assistant Architect

As an architectural assistant, I worked alongside a range of senior architects on the early development and design process of several multi-residential buildings and corporate skyscrapers. Under guidance from the senior architects, I utilised programs such as AutoCAD, Sketch-up, and the Adobe Suite to prepare massing and form proposals, cast-shadow and area ratio studies, and draft documentation booklets for on-going meetings with landscape architects, city councils, and the clients of property development firms.

Jan 2017 - Jun 2017


The University of Sydney, Sydney, AU, BArch, Bachelor of Design in Architecture (Honours)

Three Year Bachelor and an additional one year Honours Degree in Architecture.
Twelve-month dissertation awarded 1st Class Honours. Dissertation analyzed the proscriptive versatility and evolutionary capability of the classical language of architecture.
High Distinction Average across all year levels.

Jan 2014 - Mar 2018

International Network for Traditional Building, Architecture & Urbanism, Sweden, Swedish Summer Studio in Classical Architecture

A four-week intensive summer studio in classical architecture, located in Engelsberg, Sweden as well as Stockholm.

Jul 2017 - Jul 2017

Institute of Classical Architecture & Art, New York, NY, US, Summer Studio in Classical Architecture

A four-week intensive summer studio in classical architecture.

Jun 2016 - Jul 2016

University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL, US, BArch, Semester International Exchange

GPA 3.925

Jan 2016 - May 2016


RAIA NSW First Degree Design Medal Runner-Up, 2nd Place


Diana Inglis Carment Scholarship for Honours Dissertation Study, Scholarship


Certificate in Classical Architecture (INTBAU), Award


Certificate in Classical Architecture (ICAA), Award


Driehaus Full Tuition Scholarship, Award


University of Miami Design Award for Excellence, Award


International Exchange Outbound Scholarship, Scholarship


Graduate Architecture Award for Innovation & Excellence, Award


Selected Finalist and Exhibition of Oil Paintings in the Mosman Art Prize, Nomination


Innovative use of Fabrication Methods & Technologies in Design Award., Award


HSC Major-Work Oil Paintings Selected and Exhibited for ARTEXPRESS around Sydney Galleries, Other


Prize for 1st in Visual Arts, 1st Place


Areas of Specialization