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PINNELLA KAHNG architecture studio

PINNELLA KAHNG architecture studio

Scottsdale, AZ, USA
480-206-8032
PINNELLA KAHNG architecture studio LLC is a full service architecture firm in Scottsdale Arizona. We specializing in new residential design, remodels/renovations and additions and commercial tenant improvement projects. We are a husband and wife team with years' of in-depth knowledge and individual talents that compliment each other producing creative results. We both share a passion for architecture and enjoy bringing that to every clients we work with. We understand that every project is unique and that being a good listener will deliver results beyond expectations.

We work with many of the top builders for residential and commercial construction and can assist in matching you with the best builder for your project or work with a builder of your choice. We offer many pricing options to work with any budget. We always offer a free initial meeting to discuss your project so feel free to contact Jim at 480-206-8032 to set up a meeting today!
Work Experience
Scottsdale, AZ, USA
Apr 2009
Owner
Pinnella|Kahng Architecture Studio LLC SCOTTSDALE AZ
04.09-Current
Principal partner in an architecture firm specializing in high-end residential and commercial TI projects.
Scottsdale, AZ, USA
Oct 2006Feb 2009
Peterson Architecture & Associates
Senior Project Manager
Senior Project Manager for luxury residential and hospitality firm. Projects include custom estates, extensive high-end residential remodels, golf club houses and athletic centers.
Phoenix, AZ, USA
Jan 2004Sep 2006
Candelaria Design Associates
Project Director / Director of Quality Control
Project Director / Director of Quality Control for high-end luxury residential architecture firm. Projects included custom residential estates, major remodels, mixed-use and master planned communities.
San Francisco, CA, USA
Feb 2001Jan 2004
Architectural Consultant
Consultant
Architectural consulting work. Work included custom residential and TI projects. Consulting positions with: Heckmann Architects, Zwick Architects, Fox Design Group, James Hill Architect, Posard Broek Associates and Fonce Architecture.
San Francisco, CA, USA
Mar 1999Jan 2001
Freebairn-Smith & Crane
Project Manager
Project Manager in a 14-person architecture firm. Responsibilities include project management and administration, construction administration, cd production, sd/dd development and client meetings. Project types include custom residential, commercial TI and winery buildings.
San Francisco, CA, USA
Jul 1995Jan 1998
House Workshop
Owner
Development and operation of a small lighting design studio. HouseWorkshop was created to provide a vehicle for exploring lighting design ideas in a production-based structure. The work focused on design development and production, development and marketing of promotional materials and general business duties involved in operating a small business.
San Francisco, CA, USA
Jan 1998Mar 1999
face
Project Manager
Held position of Project Manager in a 7-person architecture and design firm. Job responsibilities included project management, construction administration, client relations, DD/CD production and supervision of support staff. Project types include multimedia TI work, custom residential and commercial.
San Francisco, CA, USA
Feb 1995Dec 1997
Panasci + Associates
Employed as Designer/Draftsman for an architecture, engineering and design firm. Project types include multifamily housing, entertainment facilities, retail, custom residential, commercial and seismic retrofitting. Responsible for SD/DD production, construction documents and presentation work.
Phoenix, AZ, USA
Aug 1993Dec 1994
Charles Schiffner Architect, LTD
Job Captain
Held position of Job Captain for freeway aesthetics projects. Responsible for SD/DD/CD and project coordination for all Arizona Department of Transportation projects in the office. Also worked on SD/DD phases for casino and hotel facilities, golf club house, care center and single-family residences.
Tempe, AZ, USA
Aug 1991May 1993
Arizona State University
Instructor
Two-year position as studio instructor for a pen and ink freehand perspective drawing class. Responsible for instruction of (2) two-hour studio classes per week, grading of projects and final semester grading.
Los Angeles, CA, USA
May 1990Dec 1990
RTKL
Employed as Jr. Designer responsible for SD/DD phases of various projects. Projects include retail, office TI work and corporate identity development. Other responsibilities included fieldwork, CD production and client meetings.
Scottsdale, AZ, USA
Jun 1989Sep 1989
Taliesin West
Intern
Held position in the summer intern program. Majority of work was custom residential. Job experience was in the construction documents phase of the project.
Skills
 
Additions And Remodels, Architecture, Building Restoration, Hospitality Design, Interior Design, Multi-Family, Permit Submittals, Residential Design, Site Planning, Tenant Improvements