Hassan Raza

Hassan Raza

Brooklyn, NY, US

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He has acquired a unique balance of expertise while working on a wide range of architectural projects in different parts of the world, using design and construction methods that are informed by indigenous to most up-to-date technologies. His in-depth understanding of the overall architectural process from conceptual design to construction techniques allows him to push boundaries and achieve solutions that optimize the environmental and social performance of building


Bright Architecture, Brooklyn, NY, US, Project Architect

Manages residential and commercial projects. Responsible for concepts, design development, filing drawings, bid document, construction drawings & construction administration. Coordination with consultants, contractors, manufacturers, and fabricators during different stages of the project using BIM technologies. Reviewing projects bids, submittals, RFI, and project schedules.

Apr 2017 - current

Mullman Seidman Architects, New York, NY, US, Junior Architect

Develop projects from the schematic phase through construction. Prepare DOB, LPC, condo/co-op board submissions, and construction drawings. Coordinate and participate in clients, consultants, and onsite construction meetings. Reviewing submittals and RFI for construction administration.

Oct 2015 - Mar 2017

Hustvedt Cutler Architects, New York, NY, US, Architect

Schematic design, design development, and construction drawings for the commercial and residential projects. Production of drawings for DOB filing, bid documents, and construction drawings.

Jan 2015 - Aug 2015

NED University of Engineering & Technology, Karachi, PK, Course Instructor

Jan 2014 - Jun 2014

Indus Valley School of Art and Architecture, Karachi, PK, Design Studio Tutor.

Conducting design studios for undergraduate students.

Jan 2011 - Jun 2014

OO Design research Lab., Founder and designer

Primarily a design research focus on assisting and collaborating with architects and artists with intensive use of advance technology in design and fabrication.Residential and commercial architecture and interiors.

Jan 2011 - Jan 2014

Aga khan Cultrual Services Pakistan, Gilgit, PK, Project Architect

Conservation and adaptive re-use of the 500-year-old palace into a hotel and museum. Preparing construction documents, full onsite mock-up with help of local craftsman. Sustainable construction techniques using indigenous materials and conditions.

Jun 2008 - Aug 2009


Dessau Institute of Architecture, Dessau, DE, MArch, Master of architecture

Oct 2009 - Jul 2011

National College of Arts, Lahore, PK, BArch, Bachelor of architecture

Jan 2001 - Dec 2006


Honors for bachelor thesis., 2nd Place


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