Bojidar Kadiev Architect 2008 ~ Present
Residential, Commercial and Hospitality Design. Interior Design. Owner's representation, Construction Documents and Construction administration. DOB and New York Landmarks approvals. Zoning and feasibility studies,
Independent Practice 2001 ~ 2004:
735 9th Avenue
–New York, NY New 8 story residential building with extended commercial podium. Design, DOB approvals, Construction documents and Construction administration; 2016-2018
821 9th Avenue
–New York, NY New 2 story addition over existing 4 story mixed-use building. Re-design, Amendment approvals and Construction administration; 2016-2017
520 East 89 Street
–New York, NY New 3 story addition and extension over existing 3 story townhouse. Re-design, Amendment approvals and Construction administration; 2015-2016.
107 Greenwich Avenue
–New York, NY Interior renovation of a 4 story townhouse. Design , Landmarks, and DOB approvals 2013-2014
2010 Ocean Avenue -
Brooklyn, NY 3 story addition over 4 story residential building in Brooklyn, NY. Design, DOB approval, Construction Documents and Construction administration: 2013-2018
24 East 39 St a k a The Williams Club
–New York, NY: Interior renovation and conversion into an apartment hotel, Schematic design and DOB approval - 2012, Architect of record and construction administration - 2013. BSA approval for a transient hotel - 2016
622 Ocean Parkway
–3 story addition over 4 story residential building in Brooklyn, NY Design, DOB approval, and Construction documents 2012. Construction and construction administration, 2017;
349 West 22nd Street
– Gut renovation and rooftop addition; Design, DOB and NYLPC approval, CDs and Construction Administration - 2010;
Westbury Twin theater
–restoration and adaptive re-use of mixed-use complex of live theater, movie theater, restaurant and retail in Westbury, NY– Preliminary Massing and Design Studies 2010;
The Pashev Residence
– Single family house in Bistritza, Bulgaria – Design and Construction documents;
The Cortelbaum Residence
– Single family vacation home in Indigo Ridge, AZ Schematic design and Design development; Estimated construction cost: $2,900,000.
Three S Ventures LLP
: 232 East 68th Street
5-story town house, Renovation and addition- Construction cost: $ 2,500,000 Design , DOB approval , Construction Documents and Construction Administration.
: 303 West 20th Street
3-story town house renovation – Construction cost: $ 900,000 appr. Design, DOB approval, Construction Documents and Construction Administration.
Costas Kondylis and Partners LLP: March '2005 ~ December '2008
Project Manager: Project management and Construction administration of hi-rise residential buildings
: The Laurel
(400 East 67th St) 37 story LEED certified residential tower. Construction cost $ 120,000,000 Design development, Design supervision, Project management, and Construction Administration www.laurelcondominium.com
WQB Architects associated to Perkins/Eastman PC, New York: June '2000 ~ March '2005
Senior designer / Project Manager: Design, Project Management and Production of residential, commercial and mixed-use buildings:
Karlsberger Architecture, New York, NY September '1998 ~ June '2000
Bojidar Kadiev Architectural Agency, Bulgaria June '1993 ~ September '1998
Owner and Principal; Design, production and administration of residential, commercial and institutional buildings. Interior design and decorating. 12 mid-rise and single family residential buildings 250,000 Sf total, Interior design of 6 boutique stores and 2 restaurants, Adaptive reuse of 8 historic landmarks.
Agence Calmettes, Paris, France: January '1992 ~ May '1993
UNESCO and ICOMOS :September'1988 ~ January'1992
National Institute for Historic Monuments – Bulgaria:September'1984 ~ August'1988
Scientific presentations and personal bibliography:
1993 Particularities of Vernacular Architecture within the Context of Globalization of Modern Culture – a lecture during the international symposium of architecture students, Sofia, Bulgaria.
1990 International colloquium on the problems of small historic cities down the Volga river, part of the international project: Vernacular Architecture and History (report on the strategies applied in the historic village of Batak, Bulgaria.
1990 Participation in the World Forum of Young Architects, Perpignan, France.
1990 Traditional Bulgarian Houses – article in the collection Zemya’90, Zemizdat, Sofia, Bulgaria.
1989 International colloquium Understanding and Protecting the Architectural Heritage: Education and Training for Young People, UNESCO, Paris (report selected for publishing in the conference book by MARDAGA, Paris.
1987-89 Translating Bruno Zevi – Series of translated articles and editorials from Italian for the weekly “Narodna Kultura”.
1985 The Plovdiv Archeological Heritage, Philosophic Aspects of its Integration into Contemporary Urban Structures – article for the monthly “Architektura” Issue 3-4/1985
Member of the International Union of Architects, member of the Associacion des Architectes du Patrimoine in France, Member of the National Academy for Architecture, Bulgaria. Collaborator to researhj programs supported by cultural heritage funds.
- 1988 Architecture as Virtual Metaphor – solo exhibition of artistic CAD renderings.
- 1996 Participant in the XIX Congress of UIA (International Union of Architects) Barcelona, Spain.
- 1987, 89, 91 Participant in the exhibitions of the World Biennale of Architecture Interarch Sofia, Bulgaria.
- 1989 Member of the International working group for training and educating young people to understand and protecty architectural heritage UNESCO, Paris.
- 1989 The Beginning of the Road that Ends – Exhibition of architectural projects in St.Petersburg, Russia (with a team).
- 1987-90 President of Young Archietcts League for Plovdiv, Bulgaria.
Graduate, Master of Architecture:
University for Architecture, Urban Planning, and Civil Engineering – Sofia, Bulgaria – 1984; - 5.5 years graduate program
Graduate, Fundamental Architectural Studies Degree:
C.E.S.H.C.M.A. (Centre d’Etudes Superieures sur l’Histoire et la Conservation des Monuments Anciens) L’Ecole de Chaillot Paris, France 1993; 2 years post graduate program specialized in landmarks preservation.
AutoCAD 2000-2011, Revit’2009-2010, Word for Windows, MS Office programs in Windows XP SP 1 and 2 ,Vista and Windows-7, Adobe CS3 Photoshop, InDesign, Fireworks, Dreamweaver, and Illustrator.