CV, Architect Seeking work in the Middle East or South East Asia

I am currently available for work
Serial No: 14274

Skills keywords: architectural design, autocad., draughting, illustrator, interior design, landscaping, photoshop, sketching
Short Bio:

Chartered Architect with 7 years work experience in the design and construction industry.
This includes
1. Residential developments
2. Hotels
3. Educational institutes
4. Interior design -Showrooms, Offices, Luxury Residences
5. Garden/ landscaping design

Tech- savvy professional with highly developed design sense and fully trained in latest 3d software using 3D studio Max, Lumion and Sketchup and Autocad. Holds a Masters degree from the University of the West of England ,UK.

Current location: England, United Kingdom - View on map
Nationality: Sri Lankan
Preferred Sector of Employment:  , education and training
Spoken languages: english, Sinhalese
Location I am interested in working: Anywhere
List the countires you have a visa to work in: Singapore, Sri Lanka (ex-Ceilan)


Sri Lanka institute of Architects, Colombo, Sri Lanka
Graduated January 2014
Professional practice examination in order to obtain the Charter as an Architect.

University of the West of England, Bristol, United Kingdom
Masters Degree In Architecture
Graduated September 2012
Merit Award

City School of Architecture, Colombo, Sri Lanka
Higher Diploma In Architecture
Graduated September 2012

Professional Skills

3d rendering- Lumion,Sketchup,V ray: Expert
Adobe photoshop: Expert
Illustrator: Expert
AutoCad: Expert
Draughting (Manual): Expert
Writing: Expert
Design: Expert
Landscape Design: Advanced
Interior Design: Expert
Lighting: Advanced
Surveying: Intermediate
Tender Documents for Building Contracts: Expert
Site Supervision: Expert

Other  Certifications:

Sri Lanka Institute of Architects Professional Practice Part III
May 2013
Sri Lanka Institute of Architects , Colombo, Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Institute of Architects Professional Practice Part II
Sri Lanka Institute of Architects,  Colombo, Sri Lanka
Commended pass

Sri Lanka Institute of Architects Professional Practice Part I
Sri Lanka Institute of Architects, Colombo, Sri Lanka


English: Native
Sinhalese: Native

Professional Experience

Dharmadasa Wijeyaratne Associates (Pvt) , Colombo, Sri Lanka
October 2011 – June 2012

1. Designing a 36 room four star hotel in coastal resort town. Incorporated tropical regionalist ideals of Archt. Geoffrey Bawa, when venturing in to this contemporary hotel.
2. Correspondence with client, investors, quantity surveyors and services and structural engineers.
3. Interior design of same Hotel designing of the public areas and rooms with local material.
4. Green concepts was used to obrain LEED certification and eco friendly was another challenge that was met through local material usage, fuel and energy efficiency etc.
5. Designing and co-ordinating communication , administration for luxury villa in the South Coast of Sri Lanka
6. Site Inspection and quality control on site.
7. Supervision of draughting and quantity surveying staff.

Architect Dilumini de Mel, Colombo
Junior Architect
October 2009 – June 2011

Design of Commercial buildings, Interior Design and landscaping for
1. Restaurants
2. showrooms for apparell
3. 8 storey office building for real estate company
4. Institutional building (SLIDA)
5. Recreational buildings (sports club,swimming pool,day care)
6. Offices(travel company office in India,Solar therm,Expo Lanka)
7. Mixed commercial development
8. Garden,pool and pavillion designs
9. School laboratories (St Joseph’s College)

Visualization of Concept through
• 3D software
o Lumion
o Sketchup
o V ray
• Draughting
o AutoCad
o Manual Drafting

Sheran Henry Associates, Colombo
Junior Architect
April 2009 – January 2010

• Interior design projects for
o large commercial buildings
o large scale International school building
• Architectual design for
o Renovation/conversion project for major restaurant chain in converting residence in to a fully functional restaurant with Kitchen.
• Supervision of tender documents and bills of quantities and specifications, 3d visualization

Archt. Eeshani Mahesan, Colombo, Sri Lanka
Junior Architect
September 2008 – March 2009

• Design and draughting of
o Luxury residential developments,
• Interior design and draughting of
o Interior for Office complex
• Site inspections, supervision quality control

MICD ASSOCIATES, Madiwela, Sri Lanka
Junior Architect
September 2006 – March 2008

Architectural assitant for renowned architect Channa Daswatte and Murad Ismail.Explored concepts of Tropical Regionalist Architecture pioneered by Agha Khan Award winning architect Geoffry Bawa.

• Design and draughting of
o Luxury residential projects
 Dr Cader residence – inspired by Moorish Architecture
 Aelian Gunawardene Residence
o Eco-Boutique Hotel with LEED certification
o Guest house