Paul Adair

Paul Adair

Columbus, OH, US




NBBJ, Columbus, OH, US, Designer

Currently gaining experience on all scales of architecture. Specifically Mixed-use, Corporate / Commercial, and Healthcare. Focus is rooted in advanced digital modeling research, physical model translation, development drawings, design graphics / presentations, and contemporary design aesthetic development.

Jan 2015 - current

Westlake Reed Leskosky, Cleveland, OH, US, Intern

Architect in training, 3D Designer, Physical Model Builder, Graphics and Presentations

Sep 2015 - Dec 2015

Coop Himmelb(l)au, Vienna, AT, Intern Architect

Translated 3D design models from Rhinoceros into large scaled working models. This process required creative design and fabrication solutions to best represent actual construction components. Further tasks include coordinating and troubleshooting daily tasks with teammates which included: aiding with 3D modeling techniques in Rhino, physical modeling guidance, laser cutting and 3D print file preparation.

Mar 2014 - May 2014

Jeffrey Kipnis + Stephen Turk, The Architecturalists, Columbus, OH, US, Designer, Detailer, Fabricator

SCI-ARC Gallery Exhibition
An Architecturalists Show
w/Jeffrey Kipnis, Stephen Turk, John Yurchyk, Ryan Docken
featuring: Fabian Marccacio and Maurice Clifford
The Ohio State University/ Knowlton School of Architecture

Role: Designing of exhibition and layout
Detailing and fabrication of pieces
Packing and shipment

Jun 2013 - Jan 2014

studioTECHNE, Cleveland, OH, US, Intern

Fabrication work: Hand built 20 plywood display boxes for exhibition, prepped Rhino files for fabrication, hand routed Masonite interior partitions
Construction Documents: Performed background drawings for window replacement project, drafted historical window details for all window assemblies

May 2011 - Aug 2011


The Ohio State University, MArch, Architecture

Sep 2011 - May 2013

Kent State University, BArch, Architecture

Aug 2007 - May 2011

Areas of Specialization