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JOHN MIKESH

JohnAMikesh@Gmail.com | (201) 725-7554 50 Sherwood Road, Tenaflyn NJ 07670 johnmikesh.net

EDUCATION The School of Architecture at Syracuse University | Syracuse, NY 2019 2014 2013

Bachelor of Architecture with a Minor in Visual Culture | Dean’s List Advanced Urban Studio - New York City Spring 2017 International Studio - Florence, Italy Fall 2017

Tenafly High School | Tenafly, NJ Graduated with High Honors

Cornell University Architecture Summer College | Ithaca, NY Summer program exploring both architectural design and theory

EXPERIENCE Research Fellow at Terreform One| Brooklyn, NY Spring 2017

2016 - 2017

2016 - Currently

2015 - 2016

2015 - 2016

Collaborating with a small team of professionals and peers to develop a new conceptual projects that challenge current trends in food manufacturing technology. Uses both digital and physical prototyping to refine and workthrough ideas.

Architectural Intern at Arcari + Iovino| Little Ferry, NJ

Works with architects and clients to create community driven projects for local municipalities, participated in all stages of the design process from site measurements and conceptual design all the way through construction and seal of occupancy.

Syracuse School of Architecture Wood-shop | Syracuse, NY

Using knowledge of both manual and digital tools I assists students and faculty to create and realize projects varying from conceptual study models to fall scale installations.

Design Consultant at Architecture Office | Syracuse, NY

Collaborated with a small team of professors and students working on projects, installations and competitions of various scales.

SOA Exhibition Team| Syracuse University

Worked closely with group of professors and students to organize and produce exhibitors for the school of Architecture. Fabricated, built and painted display walls, boxes and shelvings

VOLUNTEER Freedom By Design | Head of 2015 - Present

2014 - Present

Design and Project Management

Oversees a team of students regarding the design of projects starting from concept and site measurements all the way through construction. Is directly in charge of the completion of construction drawings working with professors and professional mentors to ensure all designs are to code, while also teaching younger students how to read and produce drawing sets on their own.

WERW Radio

DJ host on campus radio station

HONORS Cricket Shelter 2.0 | Terreform ONE 2017 2016 2013

Awarded the 5th International Lafarge Holcim Award for Sustainable Construction and Next Generation Vision

Williams J. Slivers Competition

Winner of the Atelier Bow-Wow Does a Playground Award

Eagle Scout Award | Boy Scouts of America

Planned, designed and constructed a 12’ x 8’ x 4’ wood storage shed for the Tenafly Nature Center. Managed a team of ten people during the project in order to receive the Eagle Scout Award

SKILLS Digital

AutoCAD, Revit, Adobe CC (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Lightroom), Rhino, V-Ray, SketchUp, Photography, Diva, Climate Consultant, Maya, Grasshopper Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR)

Physical

3-D Printer, Laser Cutter, Wood-shop Fabrication, Hand Drafting, Electronics, Concrete Casting, CNC Mill

Language

Conversational Chinese (Mandarin)


JOHN MIKESH

JohnAMikesh@Gmail.com | (201) 725-7554 50 Sherwood Road, Tenaflyn NJ 07670 johnmikesh.net

Fun With Follies A complete re-imaging of NY State Fair’s Chevy Court, for the 21st century. Using Imagery and found objects the project strives to create a sense of comfort in an otherwise chaotic NY State Fair. Roof Top Floor Plan

First Floor Plan

Fun With Follies A complete re-imaging of NY State Fair’s Chevy Court, for the 21st century. Using Imagery and found objects the project strives to create a sense of comfort in an otherwise chaotic NY State Fair. Roof Top Floor Plan

First Floor Plan

Site Plan

Main Floor Plan

Site Plan

Main Floor Plan


JOHN MIKESH Closed World A competition to create a gallery space for the Store Front for Art and Architecture. Drawing inspiration from the existing faรงade the design creates a dynamic and ever changing spacial sequence which requires and generates a dialogue between the space and the user.

JohnAMikesh@Gmail.com | (201) 725-7554 50 Sherwood Road, Tenaflyn NJ 07670 johnmikesh.net

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