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Rachel Newton

Rachel Newton

Brooklyn, NY, US

 

About 

Architectural and interior design professional.

Elsewhere:

Employment 

Fogarty Finger Architecture and Interiors, New York, NY, US, Designer

Senior designer and project manager from concept thru construction administration. on commercial projects.
Primary contact with building management, contractors and consultants.

Projects include:
15,000 sq. ft. Denmark Consulate build-out
7-18,000 sq. ft. Single to multi-floor pre-builds and built-to-suite build-outs

Jan 2018 - current
 

red. a design studio, Brooklyn, NY, US, Founder and Principal

Senior designer and project manager from concept thru construction administration on residential and commercial projects.
Primary contact with client, contractors and consultants.

Projects included:
Landmarked four-story Brooklyn brownstone renovation with a two-story addition
3,000 sq. ft. pre-war Manhattan apartment: gut renovation and restoration
5,000 sq. ft. Brooklyn commercial branding studio office build-out
4,800 sq. ft. Manhattan exclusive exercise studios and offices built-out

May 2002 - Jan 2018
 

Roman and Williams Buildings and Interiors, New York, NY, US, Lead Architect of Residential Projects

Collaborator with Design Principal and project manager of residential projects.
Primary contact with engineering consultants.

Team Designer on commercial projects.

Projects included:
18,500 sq. ft. Manhattan social club: gut renovation, SD Phase
10,000 sq. ft. Brentwood, CA private residence: new construction, SD Phase
5,000 sq. ft. Hampton private residence: reconstruction, DD Phase

Jun 2016 - Dec 2016
 

EOA / Elmslie Osler Architect, New York , Senior Designer and Project Manager

Senior designer and project manager from concept thru construction administration. on residential and commercial projects.
Primary contact with client, contractors and consultants.

Projects included:
Residential apartment renovations with $400-600K budgets
Anthropologie retail stores: storefront, interior, finish and fixture design
Terrain retail stores: programmatic analysis, architectural and interior design
Development of three conceptual brands for Urban Outfitters Inc.
Collier & Sons Building, NYC: research & design of facade restoration

Oct 2006 - Apr 2010
 

Dan Bucsescu, Architect, Hastings on Hudson, Associate Designer and Project Manager

Senior designer and project manager from concept thru construction documents. Primary contact with client.

Projects included:
3,000 sq. ft. Rhode Island private residence: new construction with renovation

Sep 2004 - Oct 2006
 

Education 

Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, US, BArch, Undergraduate Architecture

5-year BArch
Intensive study in Photography

Sep 1998 - Jun 2002
 

Awards 

SOM Traveling Scholarship, Nomination

2002
 

Presidential Scholarship, Pratt Institute, Scholarship

2002
 

Publication in In-process Journal, Pratt Institute, Other

1998 - 2002

2002
 

Excellence in Design Award, Pratt Institute, Award

2002
 

Bob Keane Memorial Photography Award, Pratt Institute, Award

2001
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills