Contents Mixed Use development
Commercial developments Cover image a render of lamp using Shaderlight
OLUMIDE OLUSOLA OMOBULEJO ARCHITECTURE DESIGNER
PROFILE PERSONAL Name
Olumide Olusola Omobulejo
English, Yoruba, Hausa
An intermediate architect, who is experienced in high end mixed use, residential and commercial design. Known as hard working, well presented, a good team player with excellent communication skills and very hands on.
S C H O O L O F T H E A R T I N S T I T U T E O F C H I C AG O CHICAGO, ILLINOIS.
C O N TA C T
Graduate Teaching Assistant ( Present).
* Fabrication of 3D prints using Formlabs, Dimension, Objet printers * Customer support and resource services 2014
P I E AC H A R C H I T E C T S ARCHITECTURAL FIRM, VICTORIA- ISLAND, LAGOS. Part (I) Architectural Assistant ( Dec. 2014 - July 2016). * Delivered project from commission to handover and close out (Job Captain) * Production of construction documents * Liaising and organizing meetings between contractors and client. * Response to RFIâ€™s and approval of contractor shop drawings * Working as part of a team to create conceptual design
IDEAL ARCHITEC TS ARCHITECTURAL FIRM, LAGOS, NIGERIA. Architectural Apprentice ( 10 Months). * Architectural drafting using AutoCad
E D U C AT I O N 2018
MA S T E R O F A R C H I T E C T U R E , E m p a h s i s i n I n t e r i o r A rc h i t e c t u re SCHOOL OF ART INSTITUTE CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, USA NAAB Accredited.
B. S c ( H O N S ) A R C H I T E C T U R E ANGLIA RUSKIN UNIVERSITY, CHELMSFORD, UK
B. S C ( H O N S ) C H E M I S T RY UNIVERSITY OF LAGOS, LAGOS, NIGERIA.
OTHER EXPERIENCES 2012
LO N D O N O LYM P I C S 2 0 1 2 . CUSTOMER SERVICE REPRESENTATIVE
A L L E N G L A N D L AW N T E N N I S C LU B. CUSTOMER SERVICE REPRESENTATIVE ( WIBLEDON 2013,14)
N ATO 2 0 1 4 . CUSTOMER SERVICE REPRESENTATIVE
S O F T WA R E AUTOCAD
ADOBE CREATIVE SUITE
The sphere - Mixed Use development for Cadwell
Top Image: View of Lagos Central Business District from the NECOM building (Tallest building in West-Africa), (Author, 2018)
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The Sphere The Sphere is a mixed use development project located on Kofo Abayomi street, Lagos, Nigeria. The design and project supervision was carried out by Pieach architects in Lagos, Nigeria. The estimated cost of the project was $204 Million when the project went to construction. The project design has two towers with both towers housing a gym, industrial kitchen, spa and banquet hall inbetween on the ground floor. The first tower reffered to as block A housed the office spaces on the second and third floors, with residences on the 4-7th floor. The other tower reffered to as Block B had a residential apartment housing on the second to seventh floors. The building had a total of forty apartments ranging from one bedrooms to two and three bedrooms as well as duplexes and pent suites. Roles included but was not limited to the following: • Interior design and specification of all 108 bathrooms which were classified into 46 types. • Organising meetings between contractors, sub contractors and clients to ensure progress on site and contractor meeting set delivery goals and taking minutes of such meetings. • Site inspection and ensuring the quality of work carried out by contractor met agreed contractual scope of work. • Response to RFI’s and timely release and requested drawings to contractors. • Production of supplementary construction drawings to contractors as the project proceeded.
Residence Design The residence development was a proposal for one of the firm’s client in Lagos, Nigeria. The design takes into consideration the narrowness of the site as well as the client’s needs. The proposal did not go to construction but I did learn from the exercise and gained experience designing under the supervision of the principal architect. Roles included but was not limited to the following: • Development of concept and schematic drawings. • Presentation drawings and implementation of client feedback. • Taking minutes at client meetings.
Country Home The country home design was for a client of the firm and the site was located in Asaba, Eastern Nigeria. I worked as part of a team on this project and was not responsible for the entirety of the project, but I did take part in interior designs and site visits as well as co-ordinating meetings with the design team. Roles included but was not limited to the following: • Interior design and specification of all bathrooms fittings and finishes. • Organising meetings between contractors, and clients to ensure progress on site and contractor meeting set delivery goals and taking minutes of such meetings. • Site inspection and ensuring the quality of work carried out by contractor met agreed contractual scope of work. • Response to RFI’s and timely release and requested drawings to contractors. • Production of supplementary construction drawings to contractors as the project proceeded.
WS Place. Walter Smith place is a commercial office building designed for Walter Smith petroleum on the exquisite Glover rd in Ikoyi, Lagos Nigeria. The project is a 12 floor design of offices and incorporated the use of green technologies to reduce the environmental impact of heating or cooling the glass facade of the building. The ground level and the basement provide parking and house the mechanical plants serving the building. Roles included but was not limited to the following: • Production of town planning approval drawings and liaising with town planning officer to make corrections as needed before final approval submission. • Interior design and specification of all bathrooms fittings and finishes. • Organising meetings between contractors, and clients to ensure progress on site and contractor meeting set delivery goals and taking minutes of such meetings. • Site inspection and ensuring the quality of work carried out by contractor met agreed contractual scope of work. • Response to RFI’s and timely release and requested drawings to contractors. • Production of supplementary construction drawings to contractors as the project proceeded.
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Community Hub. The community Hub design was part of a studio exercise in graduate school to design a building in the south of Chicago with a CTA( Chicago Transit Authority) space as well as act as a focal point for outdoor activities in the south shore. The design in its scope provided an art exhibition area, daycare facilities, CTA interactive space on the ground floor and a cafe . It also made use of glazing on all sides of the building elevation to allow views into and out of the site. The proposal also had a set back from the road to allow more intimate views into the back of the site which had green vegetation and a water body to its advantage.
Hong Kong, China
Collumbarium. Collumbarium design was to solve the need for burial spaces in Hong Kong. The design took into account the high value of land and to solve this by providing a space that could accomodate all the rituals of a burial in Chinese practice. It also had to juxtapose the collumbarium space with an entirely different use. The solution was to juxtapose this design with a shopping level where mourners could purchase fake money and other materials for burial rites as well as they can purchase refreshments. The final level is designed to be a place where distressed mourners could relax or go get themselves together before proceeding home.
Train Design The train design was a two week exercise carried out to re-think a mode of transportation, design it and propose a working principle to the design. The proposal was for a train that was driverless and that used magnets to levitate. It had the ability to provide views via the panoramic roof, the front and rear windshields as well as the side doors and windows. As such, commuters could enjoy views from the train. Also, the train had storage facilities per seat to free up the gangway and provide for a more intimate travel experience. The train was also purposed in such a way that it could be used off peak hours for freight haulage.
Bracelet design using Grasshopper & Rhino for visualization. This was my final project from my introduction to Grasshopper module.
1. Carter iii Album cover 2. Site acess sketch 3. Watercolor render 4. National theatre Lagos 5. 26 Anglia Ruskin University campus building, Chelmsford.
1. Shard Building in London 2. Farnborough airshow 2014 3. My favorite McDonalds (Central 27 London) 4. Aerial view of CBD Lagos Island 5. Wembley Park station after England v Lithuania.
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Olumide Omobulejo T: +1-773-630-4912 30 E: email@example.com