Yair Millet

Yair Millet

New York, NY, US




YAir MiLLET & CO., New York, NY & Tel Aviv, Consulting Architect & Fine Art Advisor

Collaborating with diverse offices and individuals from internationally known architectural and interior design firms to small studios, artists and galleries. Providing professional design, project management and consulting services on wide variety of projects to private clientele, real estate professionals, developers, architects and designers. Projects ranges from high-end residential and hospitality design to corporate interiors, commercial and retail prototype. Focusing at art advisory on advocating contemporary and emerging artists, exhibitions and independent curatorial ventures, building and expanding private collections.

Sep 2007 - current

FXFOWLE Architects, New York, NY, Project Architect

Park Hyatt Hotel – 60 story hotel, residential tower and high-end retail located in South Mumbai, India.

Ruby Mills Tower – Schematic design of 2 lobbies for a 30 story commercial building in Mumbai, India.

Coordinated international team of consultants; Building mass and skin design; Oversaw and mentored junior stuff; Interior design and materials research; In charge of Proposed Project Description.

Feb 2007 - Aug 2007

Rockwell Group, New York, NY, Project Architect

Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park Hotel – Design proposal for an exterior installation on the facade; $50 million remodeling of the deluxe guest rooms, “Gold Suites” and fractional units; Schematic and Design Development for 8,500 SF fitness & day-time high-end SPA.

Nov 2005 - Jan 2007


Projects ranges from competitions to new construction and renovation, commercial and residential.

Mar 2003 - Oct 2005

Franke Gottsegen Cox Architects, New York, NY, Porject Architect / Manager

In charge of execution and delivery of alteration/adoptive re-use and new construction of residential and commercial projects; Managing multiples simultaneously; Coordinated project team, various consultants, related management tasks and clients liaison.

Jan 1999 - Feb 2003

Rockwell Group, New York, NY, Design Architect

Schematic and Design Development; Document production: Coordination with project team; Presentation and materials research for hospitality design.

Dec 1996 - Jan 1999

Lebbeus Woods, New York, NY, Assistant & Collaborator

Throughout my Independent studies in New York City and following my graduation, I was honored to have Lebbeus Woods as a mentor and first employer. We worked on wide range of projects from conceptual to commissioned exhibitions, books and independent publications.

Oct 1992 - Dec 1996


Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc), Santa Monica, California, MArch, Architecture

Sep 1991 - Jun 1995

Architectural Association School of Architecture (AA), London, England, BArch, RIBA / ARB part 1

Sep 1987 - Jun 1991