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Pratiksha Achari

Pratiksha Achari

Miami, FL, US

 

About 

Graduate student pursuing Master of Architecture & Certification in Construction & Project Management at University of Miami. Design education has enriched my knowledge on various disciplines which includes Urban Design & Construction Management.

Design experience through 4 years of working in a design firm includes:
• Construction drawings throughout the development of architectural project.
• Interior design projects that include conceptual design, design development, space planning and construction drawings.
• Participate in the selection and presentation of furniture, furniture systems, fabrics, equipment (FF&E), color palettes, and lighting.
• Draft finish plans, specifications, and materials needed for construction.
• Provide design support and documentation during commencement and execution of design concepts.
• Work with external consultants, product representatives, furniture dealers, and fabricators. 

Employment 

University of Miami, Miami, FL, US, RESEARCH ASSISTANT

URBAN DESIGN ANALYSIS - SYNOPTIC SURVEY & PARADIGMATIC URBAN HABITAT IN MIAMI-DADE REGION.

Sep 2020 - current
 

University of Miami, Miami, FL, US, GRADUATE ASSISTANT

ASSISTING THE ISSS TEAM WITH ADVISING, PROGRAMMING, AND SUPPORT SERVICES FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS, SCHOLARS, AND THEIR DEPENDENTS, DEVELOPING FORMS & SURVEY ON DYNAMIC FORMS AND QUALTRICS.

Sep 2019 - current
 

IKEA, Mumbai, IN, INTERIOR DESIGN CO-WORKER

PRESENT AND COMMUNICATE THE IKEA PRODUCT RANGE IN WAYS THAT MAKE IT ATTRACTIVE AND RELEVANT TO LOCAL MARKET.

Jan 2019 - Jul 2019
 

PYNARC PROJECTS PVT. LTD., Mumbai, IN, ARCHITECT & INTERIOR DESIGNER

DESIGN PLANNING, MANAGEMENT & EXECUTION INCLUDING BOQs & WORKING DRAWINGS.

Sep 2018 - Jan 2019
 

HBO+EMTB, Mumbai, IN, Interior Architect

DESIGN PLANNING, MANAGEMENT & EXECUTION WITH TIMELY COORDINATION OF DRAWINGS TO BE EXECUTED ON SITE.

Sep 2015 - Jan 2018
 

Gensler, MIAMI, Design Intern

WORKING ON PROJECTS AS A FULLY COLLABORATIVE MEMBER OF A DESIGN TEAM, PARTICIPATING INDESIGN CHARRETTES AND LEARNING SESSIONS.

Oct 2014 - Jan 2015
 

Education 

University of Miami, Miami, FL, US, MArch, MASTER OF ARCHITECTURE II + CERTIFICATION IN CONSTRUCTION & PROJECT MANAGEMENT

Aug 2019 - current
 

University of Mumbai, Mumbai, IN, BArch, BACHELOR OF ARCHITECTURE & INTERIOR DESIGN

Aug 2010 - Mar 2015
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills