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Samantha Altieri w w w. s a l t i e r i . co m


Wentworth Institute of Technology // Boston, MA Master of Architecture, with distinction Bachelor of Science in Architecture Study Abroad: Berlin, Germany


Samantha Altieri Design + Photography // Cambridge, MA

May 2013 August 2012 August - November 2011

January 2016 - present

Owner: Designer, Photographer “Reprogramming the City,” Print and Digital Publication, VRMTR Publishing Exhibition designer in collaboration with strategist, creative director and writer, Scott Burnham *In progress* A 220 page book designed in collaboration with author Scott Burnham. Publication and release date estimated for September of 2017. “Nature Structure” Exhibition designer in collaboration with strategist, creative director and writer, Scott Burnham *In progress* An architectural exhibition opening at the Boston Society of Architects in May 2018.

June 2016 - present

Balance with Sam: Online Training and Nutrition Coaching // Cambridge, MA Owner: Trainer and Coach ( I coach and manage 10-20 clients online via app, skype and email. I create customized training programs and diet plans for each client and communicate with them multiple times per week to ensure accountability and success in their program. I also host weekly outdoor fitness bootcamps for my clients and the public.

Boston Sports Clubs // Somerville, MA

June 2016 - present

Personal Trainer, Group Exercise Instructor Certified NASM personal trainer, certified Level 1 Spin instructor. I work with 10-20 in-person clients on a weekly basis and teach spin classes.

Taylor & Burns Architects // Boston, MA Project Manager and Photographer Responsible for collaborative efforts on multiple RFP submissions and architectural competitions, as well as for various phases of project development ranging from schematic design to construction administration on the following governmental, commercial and institutional projects: MassDOT Sign Shop, Braintree, MA MassDOT Billerica Maintenance Depot, Billerica, MA MassDOT Central Maintenance Facility/Highway Operations Center, Boston, MA MBTA Lynn Central Square Station, Lynn, MA Trinity Episcopal Church, Concord, MA Randolph High School Roof Replacement, Randolph, MA Randolph High School Window and Door Replacement, Randolph, MA Responsible for photographing and documenting the following projects: MassDOT 185 Kneeland Street, Boston, MA MassDOT Andover Maintenance Depot, Andover, MA DCR Martini Bandshell, Hyde Park, Boston, MA 44 Bromfield Street, Boston, MA St. Michael’s Episcopal Church, Brattleboro, VT Historic New England, Haverhill, MA Sudbury Duplex Housing, Sudbury, MA

August 2013 - June 2016

Samantha Altieri w w w. s a l t i e r i . co m


Boston Society of Architects // Boston, MA

2012 - 2016

Exhibition Curator and Designer “Bigger than a Breadbox, Smaller than a Building” in collaboration with Khôra (Rob Trumbour and Aaron Willette) The exhibition explored the power of architectural installations by featuring more than 10 physical examples of the medium by an array of Boston-based and international designers. The show was on display at the BSA Space from June to October 2015. “Reprogramming the City: Opportunities for Urban Infrastructure” in collaboration with strategist, creative director and writer, Scott Burnham The exhibition showcased the ways in which the infrastructure of a city can become redesigned or repurposed to serve alternate functions. The show was on display at the BSA Space from June to October 2013, and traveled to the Copenhagen, Denmark and Stockholm, Sweden. “Immersion” in collaboration with members of the 2013 M.Arch Graduate class and Rob Trumbour A photography exhibition that included 285 [6”x6”] photographs taken throughout a ten day travel experience to New York City, Big Bend National Park and Marfa, Texas. The show was on display at the BSA Space from December 2012 to June 2013.

Artforming // Boston, MA

2013 - 2016

Designer, Fabricator, Marketing Coordinator (collaborate with Robert Trumbour) lifeSOURCE, Illuminus, Boston, MA A temporary light, sound and projection installation on Lansdowne Street for the Illuminus Light Festival, a free nighttime festival. Inter/Rhythm, Rockport, MA A temporary wood installation sited on Lumber Wharf designed and fabricated as the product of a 14-day intensive workshop (SummerBuild) involving students, instructors and volunteers. N-Gon, Cambridge, MA A temporary fabric installation situated in the historic Powder House Building at Magazine Beach.

Park School // Brookline, MA “Aspiring Architects” Program Director

Summer 2013

Coordinated a design/build summer camp for kids in grades 3-7 that explored the means and methods of construction, tool use, as well as basic design principles. Students designed and built large scale structures that were displayed and exhibited at the Park School.

Taylor & Burns Architects // Boston, MA Architecture Intern

Summer 2012

KCK Architects // Los Angeles, CA Architecture Intern

Summer 2011

Civitects Architecture + Planning // Wareham, MA Architecture Intern

Summer 2010

Samantha Altieri w w w. s a l t i e r i . co m


Autodesk Revit, AutoCad, Rhino, Grasshopper, Sketchup, Kerkythea, V-Ray, Artlantis Studio, Ecotech Adobe: Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Lightroom, Bridge, Final Cut Pro CNC milling, laser cutting, woodworking, sketching, photography (architectural, landscape, street, portraiture)


2015 2015 2015 2013 2013 2013 2012 2012 2012 2011

Master of Architecture Brochure: Interviewed and featured with graduate thesis project Instagram Boston: Photograph selected for exhibition at the General Assembly Gallery The Weather Channel: Photographs featured on website homepage Wentworth Institute of Technology: President’s Award for Academic Excellence & Co-curricular Involvement Boston Society of Architects: Student Design Showcase Recipient M.Arch Ground/Work Exhibition: Graduate thesis project featured Wentworth Institute of Technology: “From Downtown to Desert” interviewed and photography album featured Varsity Softball: Recipient of Student-Athlete Award Varsity Softball: Awarded a position on the Academic All-Conference Softball Team Wentworth Architecture Competition, 2nd place – People’s Choice


2014-17 2015 2015 2013-15 2008-13 2008-12

Bike for MS - National MS Society, Team Velox Rota, Boston, MA Cycled a collective 400+ miles while raising over $2,000 for MS research Habitat for Humanity: Team Build, Nashua NH Assisted in the construction of affordable housing for low-income families in the Nashua community Bikes Not Bombs Bike-a-Thon, Jamaica Plain, MA Cycled 75 miles while raising over $500 to support BNB’s efforts to use bicycles as a vehicle for social change DCR Parks Clean Up, Boston, MA Enhanced landscaping, removed debris and litter, and planted flowers and small trees in multiple areas in Boston 24-Hour Dance Marathon for the Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA Organized and contributed to the collective $106 million raised for the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals Charles River Conservancy, Boston, MA Planted daffodils, painted park benches, and assisted with trash cleanup


2016 2013-17 2014-17 2013 2011-13

Secondary Thesis Advisor, Wentworth Institute of Technology, Boston, MA Guest Critic, Wentworth Institute of Technology, Boston, MA Guest Critic, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH Guest Critic, Boston Architectural College, Boston, MA Teaching Assistant, Wentworth Institute of Technology, Boston, MA


2013-17 2010-17 2011-13 2009-13 2009-12

American Institute of Architects, Member Boston Society of Architects, Member Wentworth Architecture Review Student Run Publication, Vice President + Print Manager Phi Sigma Pi: National Honor Fraternity Wentworth Varsity Softball, Captain 2011-2012


2014, 15 “Making Matter”, Wentworth Institute of Technology 2013 “Drawing Through Architecture: The Thesis”, Wentworth Institute of Technology

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