ERIC LEE
Biography:

Eric Lee is a Canadian and American multi-faceted architectural design professional with professional experience in commercially recognized architectural design firms in mainly New York, in addition to experience in London, UK, Rotterdam, Netherlands and Portland, Maine. He has diverse experience in various typologies of architectural design work, including mixed-use, residential, retail, commercial office, cultural, educational and renovation projects. His experience encompasses both exterior and interior work, and he has worked on numerous sensitive landmark projects across New York City. His major experience comes from working in internationally recognized commercial architectural design firms in New York City, in addition to experience in London, UK and Rotterdam, Netherlands. He is a graduate of University of Waterloo in Canada with an honor's degree in bachelor of architectural studies, which he graduated with distinction and dean's list. During his time at University of Waterloo, he gained plus two years of full-time professional work experience in internally recogonzied design firms around the globe. Most recently, he was a project designer and architect with Beyer Blinder Belle Architects working on numerous building typologies and scales in the Greater New York and Tri-state area, including both ground-up and renovation projects. He holds several professional credentials, including LEED AP BD+C from USGBC and WELL AP from IWBI, in addition to holding a Fitwel Ambassador title from CfAD. Between 2021 and 2023, he received multiple specialzied certifications from post-graduate programs: a specialized certification in Construction Management from Columbia University with the courses specializing in construction administration and management. He also received specialized certifications in Project Management from University of California, International Business from University of Colorado and and Healthier Building Materials, Affordable Housing and Sustainable Buildings from Parsons University. He is OSHA-10 certified and trained for construction industry. His past professional work experience includes Perkins+Will, KPF, FXCollaborative, Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA), SOM, Pei Cobb Freed & Partners, Robert A.M. Stern Architects and Beyer Blinder Belle Architects & Planners. His experience, interest and knowledge expands to all phases of architectural project from feasibility design studies to construction administration. His work approach emphasizes attention to detail and interdisciplinary collaboration, using well-rounded knowledge of architectural design, sustainability and construction administration.


Professional Work Experience:

Beyer Blinder Belle Architects & Planners, New York
Robert A.M. Stern Architects, New York
Pei Cobb Freed & Partners, New York
Skidmore Owings & Merrills, New York
Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates, New York, USA & London, UK
Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA), Rotterdam, Netherlands
SMRT Architects & Engineers, Portland, Maine
FXCollaborative, New York
Perkins+Will, New York


Publications:

"The Cortland - 555 West 22nd Street", with Robert A.M. Stern Architects - New York Yimby, 6sqft & Haute Residence (2022)

"828 Madison Avenue", with Beyer Blinder Belle Architects & Planners New York - Landmark Preservation Commission Government Website (2020)

"Center for Precision Dental Medicine, Columbia University", with Pei Cobb Freed & Partners New York - Architect Magazine (2018)

"Tivoli Hjornet", with Pei Cobb Freed & Partners New York - Architect Magazine (2017) & Petersen Magazine (2018)

"Rijnstraat 8", with OMA Rotterdam - Architect Magazine (2017), Dezeen (2017), Archidaily (2017), World-Architects (2017), World Architecture (2017) & Designboom (2017)

"Exhibition Hall", with OMA Rotterdam - Archidaily (2013), Dezeen (2013), Herskhazeen (2013) & Designboom (2013)