Robert Bianco

Robert Bianco

New York, NY, US



Robert’s background in community outreach and his passion for theatre and the arts have helped to inform a body of work with strong emphasis on community and public projects.

At Perkins Eastman Architects, PC, Robert gained critical experience working on several educa-
tional facilities in the Tri-State area including Housatonic Community College in Bridgeport, CT. Working as an interior designer at Tihany Design, International, Robert focused primarily on the public spaces for a new resort and hotel in Cape Town, South Africa. Currently, as Project Architect and Project Manager at PKSB Architects, PC, Robert oversees a number of projects including renovations of Historic Landmarks and the design of new and renovated Religious Facilities. Robert is a registered architect in the State of New York and is a member of the American Institute of Architects.


Scenic Designer, New York, NY, US, Scenic Designer

Freelance set designer for several theatre companies throughout the city. Credits include 'The Drowsy Chaperone,' 'One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest,' and '42nd Street.'

May 2014 - current

PKSB Architects, New York, NY, Associate

Project Architect for a variety of project types. Manage projects from schematic design through construction. Day-to-day contact person for client interaction. Manage coordination across trades. Oversee construction, review shop drawings and submittals.
Develop and write proposals, marketing literature and overall firm identity.

Selected Projects:
- The Puck Building Residences
- Temple Beth Sholom, Miami Beach
- Greenpoint Savings Bank Addition
- 178 Court Street, Brooklyn, NY
- Maspeth High School

May 2008 - current

Tihany Design, New York, NY, Designer

Developed presentation and design drawings for public spaces of a new hotel and resort in South Africa. Managed coordination with local architects and lighting designers. Designed custom furniture and millwork details.

Selected Projects:
- Cape Town One and Only Resort

Jan 2007 - May 2008

Perkins Eastman, Stamford, CT, US, Junior Designer

Conceptualized schematic design and programming for a new secondary school in Washington Heights. Developed presentations for projects in various stages of design. Completed detailing, cost analysis and construction document coordination for Housatonic Community College campus expansion.

Selected Projects:
- Housatonic Community College, Bridgeport, CT
- Community League of the Heights
- Concordia International School, Shanghai, CN
- Metro Center Housing, Stamford, CT

Aug 2005 - Jan 2007


Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), Providence, RI, US, BArch, Architect

Sep 2000 - Jun 2005

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