Resume

Representative current and recent work at Dana Bixby Architecture 5/10/12

· Pre-development design plans and cost evaluation, adaptive re-use of a 1914 school building for senior housing, Spacial Dynamics, Inc, Mechanicville, NY

· Renovation of a house on Stevens Lake, Monterey, completed May, 2012

· Apartment building renovation (condo conversion), Great Barrington, MA – completed 2012

· A lake house on Stockbridge Bowl – completed 2011

· An addition to an historical house in Stockbridge, MA – completed 2011

· The Montessori School of the Berkshires in Lenox, MA (a LEED project) – completed 2010

· Stone Soup Café, Adams, MA – façade design – completed 2009

· Schematic Design, Topia Arts Center, Adams, MA – adaptive reuse of a movie theater for a performing arts center (a LEED project) – fundraising phase

· IS183 Art School of the Berkshires, Stockbridge, facade restoration – completed 2009

· Hillside Affordable Housing for South Berkshire CDC, Great Barrington – completed 2008

Work for Non-Profit Organizations:

While working at Clark & Green Architects as a Senior Architect (Great Barrington, MA – 1997 to 2001) representative projects that Dana Bixby was responsible for included:

· Historic preservation/theater design Springlawn Mansion, Shakespeare & Company, Lenox, MA
· Stage renovation & backstage addition National Music Foundation, Center Theater, Lenox, MA
· Affordable housing renovation 140 East St Housing – Construct, Inc., Great Barrington, MA

· Office building renovation Landmark Volunteers, Sheffield, MA

· Community building renovation Berkshire Botanical Gardens, Stockbridge, MA

· Private school addition & renovation Steiner School, Great Barrington, MA

· Historic restoration of church Monterey Meeting House, Monterey, MA

· Handicap accessibility renovation Stockbridge Library, Stockbridge, MA

· Education & community building renovation Pleasant Valley Wildlife Sanctuary, Lenox, MA

Commercial & Institutional Projects:

While working at Angerame Architects as a Project Architect (Old Chatham, NY – 1991 to 1997), representative projects that Dana Bixby was responsible for included:

· New Construction – Nursing facility Eden Park Nursing Facility, East Greenbush, NY

· New Construction – Adult home facility The Pavilion, Catskill, NY

· New Construction – Retirement Community The Beverwyck Retirement Community, Bethlehem, NY

· Renovation – Hospital & Rehabilitation complex Sunnyview Hospital & Rehabilitation, Schenectady, NY

· New Construction – Art gallery/Community Center/Assisted Living facility, Arkell Center, Canojoharie, NY

Other Experience:

While in Private Practice (New York City – 1979 to 1990), representative projects included:

· Brownstone restoration Brooklyn, NY

· Sound recording studio projects, New York City, NY

· Construction management Brooklyn, New York City, and Chappaqua, NY

· Passive solar home design Boston North Shore area

· Private residential design Boston and Cape Cod

Teaching

IS183 Arts School of the Berkshires,

Guest artist, Learning Through the Arts Program, Experimental Animation course, Spring 2012

“Collage Architecture” course, summer 2012

Publications

”Building Skin as a Connector, Not a Representation” 7th International Space Syntax Symposium, Stockholm June 2009.

Articles

“Moving into Knowing” by Stefanie Weber, The Artful Mind, May 2007

Affiliations/Memberships

American Institute of Architects

Architectural Association, London

Community Service

Chair, Planning Board, West Stockbridge

Mesa Project Architect, Dervish Society of America

Montessori School of the Berkshires, Treasurer, Board of Trustees

Education/License

Penn State University, B. Arch., 1972; Graduate Studies, Architectural Association, London, 1973-74; University College London, MSc, Architectural Studies (Space Syntax), 1975

Licensed in Massachusetts and New York State, NCARB Certified