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Ryan Bostic

Ryan Bostic

Los Angeles, CA, US

 

About 

Employment 

Convene, New York, NY, US, Project Director / Studio Leader

Project Types:: Hospitality Infused Meetings, Workplace, & Amenities

Aug 2019 - Mar 2020
 

raBostic, Los Angeles, Founder /// Freelance Designer

Key Projects::

Ivan Valtchev’s Mussel Inspired Chapel /// Collaborated in the Concept Design of a Biologically Inspired Chapel

Beverly Hills Residence /// Built 3D Model for Future Detailing and Clients’ Visualization

May 2010 - Jan 2020
 

Vocon, Los Angeles, West Coast Project Director

Project Types:: Workplace

Compass /// West Coast Expansion
Role: West Coast Project Director
Managed +/- 30 Tenant Improvement projects, design and production team, client and client rep relationships. Projects ranged in size from 1,000 sf – 25,000 sf from Initial Site Visits to CA

HQ x WeWork /// Greater Los Angeles Area
Role: “Boots on the Ground” Consultant

PWC /// Greater Los Angeles Area
Role: “Boots on the Ground” Consultant

Sep 2018 - Jun 2019
 

Gensler, Los Angeles, Architectural Designer

Position:: Architectural Designer
Project Types:: Hospitality // Residential // Retail // Mixed Use // Office

May 2015 - Sep 2018
 

Brooks + Scarpa, Los Angeles, CA, US, Project Manager / Designer

Project Types:: Academic // Cultural // Residential // Retail (Tenant Improvement) // Transit // Marketing

Green Dot Animo South /// Los Angeles, CA
Role: Project Manager
12,080 sf New Charter School. Served as PM, from Programming through CD, Coordinated Client, Associate Architect, and Consultants, CD Set Quality Control, Collaborated on Design with Principal in Charge, VE

SUMA Southern Utah Museum of Art /// Cedar City, UT
Role: Core Team Member
28,000 sf New Museum and Master Plan, Implemented Revit standards beginning in DD, Created Millwork Details, VE Exercises, CD, ASI’s, Assisted Senior Project Architect during CA with RFIs

Aesop /// Los Angeles, CA
Role: Project Manager
1,800 sf Tenant Improvement, Created CD Set and Pulled Permit for LADBS, Client Relations, Construction Administration – RFI’s, Sketches for Contractor, Reviewed Product Submittals

Tangaroa Fish Market /// Culver City, CA
Role: Project Manager
2,000 sf Tenant Improvement to include new Raw Bar and Fish Market, Created CD Set and Pulled Permit, Client Relations, Construction Administration – RFI’s, Sketches for Contractor, Reviewed Product Submittals

Dec 2013 - Apr 2015
 

Robert A.M. Stern Architects, New York, NY, US, Designer

Position:: Junior Architect
Project Types:: Academic // Corporate // Cultural // Healthcare // Master Planning // Residential // Retail

University of Georgia Terry College of Business /// Athens, GA
Special Role: Digital Design Lead for Software Coordination
Collaborated on Programming, Conceptual, SD, and DD utilizing 2D, 3D, & BIM platforms for a Phase I 75,000 sf Graduate Business School and Conceptual Design for 300,000 sf Full Build-Out

Elon University School of Communications /// Elon, NC
Collaborated on the Winning Competition for a New 70,000 sf School of Communications, Rejoined Project Team during Schematic Design using 2D and BIM software

Philadelphia Navy Yard Master Plan Update /// Philadelphia, PA
Collaborated on the Design and Deliverables of a Master Plan Update for a 1,200 acre site with 13.5 million sf of Office, Residential, Commercial, Academic, and Parking

GVCC Office Development + Master Plan /// Malvern, PA
Collaborated on Multiple Iterations of a Concept Design for a 1 million sf 5-Phase New Corporate Headquarters Campus for a Major Pharmaceutical Company

Confidential TV Studio Office Tower /// Philadelphia, PA
Collaborated on the Design Concept for a New 375,000 sf Office Tower Housing Network Television Studios

Beurspassage + Gravenstraat Sites Redevelopment /// Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Collaborated in a 3 week Winning Competition, Prepared 3D Models, Renderings, Diagrams, & Sketches

Sep 2011 - Nov 2013
 

Tara Moore & Associates, Inc., Los Angeles, CA, US, Designer

Position:: Designer /// Freelance Designer
Project Types:: Government // Residential
Key Projects::

Hollyridge Residence /// Los Angeles, CA
Prepared Presentation, Design, & Construction Documents, Documented Site & Existing Residence, 3D Model, Renderings, and Application for Planning Review

Diamond X Ranch Intern Center /// Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area, CA
Created 3D Renderings, As-Built Plans, and Assisted in CA site Visits

Alcima Residence /// Los Angeles, CA
Prepared Design Documents for New Residence

La Cienega Retail Space /// Los Angeles, CA
Prepared Rendering for Exterior Remodel & Technical Drawings

May 2010 - Aug 2011
 

Perkins Eastman, Pittsburgh, PA, US, Intern Architect

Position:: Intern Architect
Project Types:: Academic // Community // Healthcare // Master Planning // Residential // Senior Living
Key Projects::

Orenburg New Community Plan /// Orenburg, Russia
Collaborated in the Design of the Community Master Plan & Housing Prototypes, Prepared Presentation & Design Documents

Brandon Oaks Senior Living Facilities /// Roanoke, VA
Collaborated on the Independent Living Study Master Plan & Unit Reconfigurations, 3d Model, Prepared Presentation Documents & Renderings

University of Pittsburgh Housing Study /// Pittsburgh, PA
Collaborated on the Feasibility Study, Prepared Presentation Documents & Master Plan

May 2008 - Jul 2009
 

Golba & Associates Architecture, Pittsburgh, PA, US, Intern

Key Projects::

Renaissance Pittsburgh Hotel /// Pittsburgh, PA
Collaborated in the Design, Prepared Presentation Documents & Renderings

Karasic Residence /// Pittsburgh, PA
Documented Site & Existing Residence, Prepared Elevations & Construction Documents

Jun 2006 - Aug 2006
 

Education 

UIC Barcelona, MArch, Biodigital Architecture

Nov 2010 - Jul 2011
 
Aug 2009 - Dec 2009
 

Kent State University, Bachelors, B.S. Architecture

Aug 2003 - May 2008
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills