Curriculum Vitae                             Robert Crivinar   Dipl. Ing. Arch.

 

 

Experience

 

2009-present, aRCworkshop, San Francisco, CA

n     Principal / Owner.

 

 

 

2010-present, AVAVA Systems LLC., Berkeley, CA

n     Designer / Co-Owner.

 

 

 

2007-2008, SKA architecture+design, San Francisco, CA

High-End Residential

n     All phases on multiple residential projects mainly in California and Oregon.

 

 

 

2005-2006, Glen Park Residence, San Francisco, CA

Design-Build

n     Designed and constructed addition/renovation of single-family residence. Doubled livable square footage, attic loft, garden level with hydronic radiant floor heating, 2 new bathrooms and new kitchen.

 

 


2002-2005, Dowler-Gruman Architects, San Francisco, CA

Assistant Project Manager/Job Captain

n     Met with clients during pre-design phases, determined project programming, design intent, project scope and site investigation.

n     Prepared contracts and fee estimates, and managed project budgets and schedules.

n     Managed projects through all phases working directly with clients, coordinating consultants, liaising with authorities and working closely with the general contractor and sub contractors during construction administration.

n     Produced presentation materials, bid, permit and construction documents and provided construction administration services from pre-construction to completion.

n     Projects: UCSF China Basin Clinical Labs, UCSF Parnassus, IVAS Labs. Museum Plaza, San Francisco.

 

 


2001-2002, Thistlethwaite Architectural Group, San Francisco, CA

Project Manager

n     Created design concepts and developed detailed designs.

n     Produced presentation materials for schematic and design development phases.

n     Documented projects through the planning approval stage.

n     Presented to clients and local authorities for review and approval.

n     Investigated, assessed and reported on local planning and building code restrictions.

n     Projects: JMMC, Walnut Creek and Eden Medical Center, Castro Valley-Emergency Department, Triage/Registration Station

2000-2001, Ian Birchal Architects, San Francisco, CA

Designer/Assistant Project Manager

n     Worked directly with the Principal in Charge.

n     Assisted in managing the project through the documentation and construction administration.

n     Created design concepts and developed detailed designs.

n     Produced presentation materials for schematic and design development phases.

n     Documented projects through the planning approval stage.

n     Presented to clients and local authorities for review and approval.

n     Projects: Restaurant in Stockton, CA; Professional Building and Medical Offices in Hercules, CA.

1999-2000, Barrett-Quezada, San Francisco, CA

Junior Designer

n     Projects: Network Appliances, Sunnyvale, CA.

1998-1999 Ehrlich-Rominger San Francisco, CA

Architectural Intern

1996-1997, Toscano Architectura, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Architectural Intern

1994-1996, ArchCoop, Stuttgart, Germany

Architectural Intern

 

Education

 

19921997 University of Applied Sciences Stuttgart, Germany

n     Bachelor of Architecture. (Dipl. Ing. Arch.)

19901992 Studienkolleg Konstanz, Germany

1974-1986 Baccalaureate Timisoara, Romania

 

Skills

 

Languages: Romanian, German and Portuguese.

Software: AutoCad (2006 and earlier), SketchUp, Photoshop, Page Maker, TS3, Picture Publisher, M Designer, Ribcon and DIAMO.

US Citizen