Alfred Street Baptist Church – Facility Renovation_Construction

Renovation project for Alfred Street Baptist Church which was completed in 2012 for updating restrooms of the existing historic church facility.  These photos show the before and after construction for the transformation of the new restrooms.  All of the public religous facility followed ADA compliance and added to the continued certification under LEED which the church has been certified.

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Reid Community Development Center_Construction

Commerical project Reid Community Development Center which was completed in year 2012 for their new location in Glenn Dale, MD in Prince George’s County.  This is a series of slides for the construction phase of the interior tenant fit-out.

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Yoga Studio Concept- Hyattsville, MD

In the re-development of Hyattsville, MD which is now called  the Arts District of Hyattsville .  The new emergence of  art studios, resturants, beauty salons and multi-family apartment housing which now becomes part of the landscape.  In one of my conceptural Interior Tenant fit-out projects for a local client opening a new yoga studio around the corner near the train station.  The number of square footage of the existing space is 2000 sq ft for the second floor of the existing brick building.  The space has several windows to bring in daylighting  and wanted to use eco-friendly products that will last.  The series of photos are part of a presentation to this client of how making the space open, functional and branding the  name of the new studio.


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Other examples of this Interior Tenant fit-out is shown in the set of construction documents for this project.  The construction document drawings where developed by using Revit Architecture.


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Mt. Rainer Bank- Artist Studio (Historic Preservation, MNPPC)

In section near University of Maryland and Arts District of Hyattsville is a community with now is slowly being revitalized –Mount Rainer.  The Investment bank at 3800 34th Street which is now being considered for renovation to fit with the now Artist community in Mt. Rainer.  Neighborhood Design Center of Prince George’s County which has volunteers who are Architects, Interior Designers, Urban Planners and Architectural Students.   This existing bank will now be used as an artist studio and retail for the disabled.  The new owner of the property Compass Inc. which deals with rehabilitation of the disabled is looking to use the once Investment Bank as an artist studio for their patrons to display and sell their work.  The existing bank will have new paint, flooring, stairwell, elevator, and artist studio/classroom on the first floor, retail in the entry, artist studio on the second floor and accessible restrooms.   Examples of the project from the beginning stages to the final presentation drawings.


Residential Rendering Gallery_Portfolio

Residential Rendering Gallery Portfolio

4800 Block Rhode Island Avenue- Volunteer Project

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The 4800 Block of Rhode Island Avenue (Shops of Critterden) is a volunteer project sponsored by Neighborhood Design Center (Prince George’s County Affiliate). In the focus of this conceptual project to develop an existing garage to be re-used for open office space with an artist gallery and apartment studio. For the existing space furniture from Haworth and Herman Miller for the proposed Artist Studio.
The project location is at the Arts District of Hyattsville in Maryland which is on Baltimore Avenue. In the charrette sponsored by Neighborhood Design Center, participating students from University of Maryland School of Architecture was given the assignment to produce “conceptual” sketches for the existing garage and store front at the Shops at Crittterden. The charette took place at Hyattsville City Hall on February 2, 2013.
As part of the charette, existing photos were taken and preliminary sketches were produced for the exterior and interior of these spaces. In the entry that was my task for the Interior Design and space planning of the existing garage. The images that are shown are existing photos, interior design sketches, and 3D images for the proposed site location.

Alfred Street Baptist Church – Facility Renovation

The facility renovation at Alfred Street Baptist Church which it is located in Alexandria, VA. This renovation was focused on the public restrooms within the church facility. All required work involved removing existing utility fixtures, upgrading the HVAC system and upgrade the lighting system. The aesthetic part of the upgrade required new tile, restroom fixtures, new partitions and new lighting. In the concept for this upgrade to make the new public restrooms spacious, with ample lighting and clean look for public use. All sources that were selected through Interior Design and Facilities Administrator. In the finishes that were selected included Silestone, Daltile, American Standard, Scranton Products and Interceramic Tile. To develop a more updated state-of-the art restroom facilities the utility products selected where sensored which included the lighting. All tile and lighting sources followed USGB guidelines for LEED specifications.
The noted examples are exhibited in this portfolio of visual presentation, 3D rendition and final construction.

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