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Oleg Koulik

Senior Architect

Minsk, Belarus
Architect with broad experience in concept development of mixed-use Urban planning projects, mid- and small scale architectural and interior design and realization. Participation in large scale land and property development projects in the USA (Georgia, South Carolina). Experience in urban planning and design projects in Minsk, Belarus.
Professional goal: to participate in the professional team dealing with mixed-use property development projects from idea to realization.
Interested in the integrated and sustainable projects, viable in economical, social, aesthetical and ecological aspects.

Work Experience

Design Resource, Ltd

Director, Chief Project Architect

Creative management of the professional team in designing urban planning, architectural and interior design concepts and projects.
Among completed projects are Concept of the mixed-use complex of the Minsk-Central railway station, interior design and realization of the Herbalife concept-store and office in Minsk, Interiors of the VIP-Lounge in the Minsk-Central station.
July 2010 Minsk, Belarus

Minskgraghdanproject (MGP), JSC

Leading Architect

Masterplan design for business, public and residential projects of different scales, uncluding High-Technology Park in Minsk in collaboration with the Giora Gur Architects, Ltd. (Israel), Urban planning concept for the development of the Zhodino town center (Belarus), Urban planning concept for the residential district Lebyaji, Minsk, Belarus.
May 2008 - July 2010 Minsk, Belarus

Design Resource, Ltd

Director, Chief Projects Architect

Management outsourcing team of architects, planners, interior, graphic and web-designers in creation of conceptual designs, visualization and marketing tools for the land and property development projects in Georgia, South Carolina, Floroda (USA)
June 2006 - May 2008 Minsk, Belarus

Minskgrado, Municipal Urban Planning Institution

Head of the GIS department, Cheif Projects Architect

Magaging the team of specialists in developing the urban planning projects for public, residential and recreational territories in Minsk City, maintanence of the Urban Planning Cadastre of the Minsk City.
January 2005 - June 2006 Minsk, Belarus

Minskgrado, Municipal Urban Planning Institution

Leading expert of the GIS department

Designing the urban planning projects. Participating in the development of the Minsk City Masterplan. Key skills: AutoCAD, Corel Draw, GIS, Adobe Illustrator. Achievents: Member of the team won the Reconstruction of the Minsk' Nezavisimosti (Independence) square design competition. Best urban planning project of the Annual competition of the Belarussian Union of Architects.
January 2001 - January 2005 Minsk, Belarus

Minskgrado, Municipal Urban Planning Institution

Specialist of the Detail Planning Workshop

Participation in the urban planning projects for public, residential and recreational territories in Minsk. Filling in the GIS database of the Urban Planning Cadastre.
July 1999 - January 2001 Minsk, Belarus

KSEL, Ltd

Architect, Designer

Intern architect in small interior design team, dealt with public and residential projects. Key skills used and developed: design subject inspection and analysis, ArchiCAD 3d modelling and drafting, 3Ds Max rendering.
April 1998 - March 1999 Belarus

Education

Erasmus University Of Rotterdam

Postgraduate diploma

Postraduate diploma course "Inner city development in transitional economies" of the Erasmus University Institute for Housing and Urban Development Studies. Final project subject: "Entrepreneurial approach to the development of former industrial territories" granted with the Diploma with commendations.
March 2004 - June 2004 Rotterdam, Netherlands

Belarussian National Technical University

Bachelor of Architecture

September 1993 - June 1999 Minsk, Belarus

Languages

English (Advanced),
Russian (Native),
Polish (Conversational),

Awards

Belarussian Union Of Architects

Best urban planning project

2002

Minsk Municipality

Winner project of the Nezavisimosti square reconctruction

2001

Skills

Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Autodesk 3ds Max, Microsoft Office, ArchiCAD, Autocad, Autodesk Revit Architecture, MAPINFO,