Robert Quellos

Robert Quellos

Chicago, IL, US





fcSTUDIO inc., Chicago , Senior Architect

Senior architect at boutique design firm specializing in hospitality design.

Apr 2013 - current

SWWB Architects, Ltd., Chicago, IL, US, Project Manager

Project manager for architectural firm specializing in additions and major renovations to K-12 educational facilities. Architectural responsibilities include the design and development of interior / exterior spaces, design and detailing of building envelopes and fenestrations, creation of construction documents, coordination with the owner and all project consultants, and construction management / oversight (including creation of field reports, responses to RFI’s, review of shop drawings, and project closeout). Other responsibilities include CAD / computer systems manager, creation and submission of RFQ responses, design of firm logo and graphic material, creation and design of firm website.

Jun 2007 - Apr 2013

Fox and Fox Architects, Chicago, IL, Junior Architect

Junior Architect for architectural / engineering firm specializing in additions to existing educational facilities and public buildings. Responsibilities included development of building additions from conceptual lay-out to complete construction drawing sets. Process included verification of site conditions, coordination with mechanical / electrical engineers, and ADA compliance oversight.

Jun 2004 - Aug 2005

Metzler Hull Development, Chicago, IL, US, Junior Architect

Junior Architect for design / build firm specializing in high-end custom single-family residential projects averaging $5mil. / 6500 sf. Involved in the full-development of residential construction from initial planning to the final client turnover. Responsibilities included code review, creation and submission of drawings to City of Chicago Building for zoning and permitting. Architectural design, development, and detailing of custom kitchens, bathrooms, built-ins, trimwork and custom doors, metal work, and exterior limestone detailing. The firms design build process required daily coordination / meeting with the client, interior designers, vendors, and installers.

Feb 2000 - May 2003

Jencen Architecture, Cleveland, OH, US, Project Manager

Project Manager of Pearle Vision Optical retail architecture and Junior Architect for projects accounts that included Stone & Co. and Kay Jewelers. Responsible for full oversight of interior retail projects from preliminary floor layout to completed construction documents. Responsibilities included development and completion of construction documents sets, creation of conceptual floor plans, field surveys of tenant spaces, initial code review, creation of permit drawing sets, and coordination with the client, vendors, landlord, and general contractors.

Jul 1995 - Jan 2000


University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, US, MArch, Architecture

Aug 2005 - May 2007

University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, US, BArch, Architecture

Aug 2000 - May 2004

Areas of Specialization