SENIOR ARCHITECT / DESIGNER
Joined in 2008 and have served as a project designer on most projects undertaken by the studio. Responsible for all stages of design, concept development to final drawings, communicating ideas with clients, external associates and contractors, frequent site visits to monitor the progress on construction.
12 month mandatory military service at the Engineer Directorate, Department of Chartography. Obtained the corporal rank after 3 months which made me responsible for 30 men, 2nd place (among 50) at chemical warfare training.
Paraskevas Voyiatzakis architectural office
As an external associate I undertook and successfully delivered a residential project (3 maisonettes of 574m2 build area) in a small village in Crete carrying out all stages of design from concept to plan permit including, specifications, cost estimates & feasibility reports. On May 2008 when construction begun I managed and supervised all stages of construction till I found the right buyer and sold it (with a reasonable profit, during the economic crisis) in 2011.
ASSISTANT ARCHITECT - LEVEL II
Responsible for the design of particular parts of varius projects (under the supervision and within parameters set by Antonis Noukakis) as "the rehabilitation of the 5th division and creation of the Chania School of Arts", "landscape works & beach formation for Chiliadou Plaz", the "library for the School of Philosophy of the National and Kapodistrian University" and the "Metropolitan Park at the ex-Elliniko Airport".
EDITOR / Part Time
Had the editorship of Paraskevi Babalou's (at the time: Associate Professor at the National Technical University of Athens) notes for the students at the NTUA, Department of Architecture.
a) "Collective Housing in Cities"
b) "About the Outdoor Space in the Cities: the Case of Barcelona"
c) "Quinta de Malagueira District - Evora, Portugal"
ASSISTANT ARCHITECT- LEVEL I
Worked under the direct supervision of the architect Aliki Roussomoustakaki, on a new shopping center in Athens. I assisted in product research, selection of fabric, lighting, bath fixtures and furniture, incorporating color design, material, finish specifications and custom details. Also helped in the preparation of documents for project authorization.
ASSISTANT ARCHITECT- LEVEL I / Part Time
Worked under the direct supervision of the architect Aliki Roussomoustakaki, on existing and proposed residential buildings following day to day work including site visits to monitor the progress on construction. Mainly i had the oportunity to experience what is like to worke in an architectural firm.
Assisted in the preparation of architect studies for varius public works (e.g. Hospital, University buildings and Airport building) as well for private works under supervision.
PG Dip Architecture
Direction: "Urban Transition & Landscape"
Thesis: "War Department for Kings College, London, 2006"
Foundation Course in Architecture
Agia Paraskevi Institute of Art
Freehand & line drawing
Organization of Planning and Environmental Protection of Athens
2nd PRIZE, ‘International Ideas Competition for the Hellenikon Metropolitan Park and Urban Development’, Athens, March 2004
Design services: site analysis | programming | schematic design | design development | construction documents | bidding | permitting | construction administration | project management
Planning services: space planning | master plans
Project management: budget, schedule, and scope tracking | project contact | consultant coordination | client meetings | finding and supervising contractors
Research: historic preservation | zoning | building code | accessibility | product | materials | technology
Operating Systems: Equally comfortable with MacOS & Windows environments
Design Software: AutoCAD | ArchiCAD | SketchUp | Maxwell | Photoshop | CorelDRAW
Other Software: Microsoft Office Suite | Acrobat
Presentation materials: physical 3D modeling | technical descriptions/reports | presentation boards
Greek (Native), English (Fluent), German (Beginner)
Member of the "Hellenic Society for the Protection of Nature (HSPN)" | Special Education & Learning Disabilities (general interest & research) | free hand drawing (portrait & landscapes) | web design (basic) | video editing & music composition (soundscapes) | traveling (Italy, Switzerland, France, Hong Kong, Germany, Cyprus, Spain)