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max foytik

architect

Venice, Italy
Specialised interior designer of private residential projects, commercial spaces, exhibition displays and art installations. In particular exhibition designer for photographic and artistic installations in different venues in Italy, Europe and China.
My work experience includes office, urban and landscape design; budget control; liaison between contractors, specialists and suppliers; site management; tender documents preparation; 3D modelling and visual design; IT support to the company; national and international design competitions (in some cases with distinction); trainees supervision, graphic and bibliographic designer. Collaboration with private companies and public cultural associations, for example the conversion project of the west industrial area of Vicenza with the Municipality, published in some editions.

Work Experience

Max Foytik Architect

Senior architect, exhibition & interior designer, event planner

Specialised interior designer of private residential projects, commercial spaces, exhibition displays and art installations. In particular exhibition designer for photographic and artistic installations in different venues in Italy, Europe and China.
My work experience includes office, urban and landscape design; budget control; liaison between contractors, specialists and suppliers; site management; tender documents preparation; 3D modelling and visual design; IT support to the company; national and international design competitions (in some cases with distinction); trainees supervision, graphic and bibliographic designer. Collaboration with private companies and public cultural associations, for example the conversion project of the west industrial area of Vicenza with the Municipality, published in some editions.
A selection of my works are visible on maxfoytik.blogspot.com and on the main gallery of thecreatorsproject.com, creativity global network by INTEL.
October 2005 - Present Venice, Italy

Bandiera Architects Ltd

Architect part II and III

Experienced designer from concept to completion of commercial spaces, i.e. Ascopiave Ltd, Italy; sustainable architectural projects, i.e. Residence “Acqua Azzurra”, Italy; residential projects, i.e. Residence “Parco Dorotee”, Italy; renovation of historical buildings and cultural heritage, i.e. “Giol” winery, Italy.
My work experience includes interior, office and landscape design; budget control; liaison between contractors, specialists and suppliers; site management; tender documents preparation; 3D modelling and visual design; IT support to the company; national and international design competitions (in some cases with distinction); trainees supervision.
March 2007 - April 2012 Italy

Studio Eikon

architect part I

Retail and commercial interior design projects from concept to detail for various brands: Salewa, Cerruti, Marina Yachting, Paul & Shark, Henry Cottons, Mek, Faram, Sport Specialist, Atmosphera.
February 2006 - February 2007 Treviso, Italy

La Biennale

Art installation assistant

Art installation assistance and maintenance during the 51th Biennale of Visual Arts in Venice. Artists assisted, among the others: S. Douglas, J. Holzer, W. Kentridge, T. Dean, E. Ahtila, C. Breitz, T. Bruguera, C. Chieh-Jen, W. Doherty, R. Rhode, F. Vezzoli.
May 2005 - December 2005 Venice, Italy

Paramount Pictures

Movie settings assistant

Set painter for Gondola Picture - Disney Production, for the movie “Casanova”, first American movie entirely filmed in Venice. The preparation took place in various locations, and entailed the making of preliminary samples to the ultimate touches for the final shooting. Various decorative techniques were applied: gold leaf, old-looking finish, greenscreen, decoupage, seabed, with specialization in boat making, i.e. gondolas, burcios, racing boats,... Film setting assistant for the Paramount Pictures (the “Italian Job”), Rai, Sawyer and other productions (“The Merchant of Venice”).
December 2002 - December 2002 Venice, Italy

Disney

Scenery painter

Set painter for Gondola Picture - Disney Production, for the movie “Casanova”, first American movie entirely filmed in Venice. The preparation took place in various locations, and entailed the making of preliminary samples to the ultimate touches for the final shooting. Various decorative techniques were applied: gold leaf, old-looking finish, greenscreen, decoupage, seabed, with specialization in boat making, i.e. gondolas, burcios, racing boats,... Film setting assistant for the Paramount Pictures (the “Italian Job”), Rai, Sawyer and other productions (“The Merchant of Venice”).
May 2004 - December 2004 Venice, Italy

Oriental Art Museum Venice

Assistant at Oriental Art Museum, Ca’ Pesaro

Assistant to the logistics for educational events; consultant for the organization of the museum archive of images; graphic designer for the information leaflets.
June 2003 - April 2004 Venice, Italy

Paulsen

Exhibition designer for Paulsen Collection

May 2013 - May 2013 London, United Kingdom

The Salt Yard Gallery

Exhibition designer for "Mother Russia"

January 2013 - March 2013 Hong Kong

Fondazione Benetton Studi E Ricerche

Exhibition designer for David Pollock's exhibition

December 2012 - January 2013 Treviso, Italy

Asolo Art Film Festival

Exhibition designer for Asolo Art Film Festival 2012

May 2012 - August 2012 Asolo, Italy

Manfrotto

Exhibition designer for Sofie Knijff

September 2011 - October 2011 Bassano del Grappa, Italy

Asolo Art Film Festival

Exhibition designer for Dustin Shum exhibition

August 2011 - August 2011 Asolo, Italy

Urbanautica

Exhibition designer for Naturae @ Fondazione Benetton

December 2010 - January 2011 Treviso, Italy

Urbanautica

Exhibition designer for Naturae @ Basilica Palladiana

October 2010 - November 2010 Vicenza, Italy

Urbanautica

Exhibition designer for Naturae @ SiFest

September 2010 - October 2010 Savignano al Rubicone, Italy

Urbanautica

Exhibition designer for Naturae @ Trouw

November 2011 - November 2011 Amsterdam, Netherlands

Education

Abaco Architettura

Urban design workshop "Vicenza città dell'Architettura"

Participation in the Workshop Vicenza City of architecture organised by Abaco Architettura with university lecturers F. Albanese, L. Mansilla, J. Nunes, C. Zucchi e W. Tscholl.
December 2008 - April 2009 Vicenza, Italy

Università Degli Studi Di Trieste

Architect Part III Qualification., Architecture

July 2006 - July 2006 Trieste, Italy

Istituto Universitario Di Architettura (Venezia)

Degree in Architecture at the University of Venice IUAV

Degree in Architecture at the University of Venice IUAV, thesis on architectural design
entitled: Reorganization of the Ex-Campo di Marte in Venice with insertion of an
auditorium with variable section for the contemporary music dedicated to Luigi Nono.
September 1996 - October 2005 Venice, Italy

Languages

Italian (Native),
English (Advanced),
French (Advanced),
Spanish (Advanced),

Awards

Comune Di Dueville (VI)

Mention with Bandiera Architects on competition "Riqualificazione urbanistica e architettonica area ex Lanerossi a Dueville"

2009

Comune Di Treviso

Mention with F. Foresto e F. Steccanella architects on competition "Il Bastione poligonale del Castello di Treviso"

2008

Skills

MAC, Windows, Also Contemporary, ArchiCAD, Architecture And Music., Artlantis, Attentive Connoisseur Of Art History, Corel Draw, Creative, Enterprising And Coordinator Between Different Disciplines, Excel, Illustrator, Indesign, Office (Word, Photoshop, Powerpoint), Quark Xpress,

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If you want to see my complete experience list, awards, please visit my public profile on LinkedIn

Pubblications

Vicenza città dell’architettura, Comune di Vicenza, 2009

My urban project about Vicenza West is published here

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Territorio per azioni - antologia dei progetti presentati, Unindustria Padova, 2011

Anthology of the projects submitted between 2008 and 2010 for the competition "Territorio X Azioni". A collection of ideas and projects aimed at sustainable development. Assumptions for the redevelopment of industrial areas, suggestions for an alternative mobility, new forms of design, respecting man and nature. My urban project about Vicenza West is published here.

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Premio Luigi Piccinato, Regione Veneto, 2013

My architectonic project about the new mixed use underground building fos Ascopiave spa is published here