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22

Aug

Our San Francisco office is seeking an Interior Design Intern

CCS Architecture, an award winning San Francisco based architectural firm, is currently looking for a talented Interior Design intern to join our team. Candidates should be highly motivated, extremely organized, and have a friendly, flexible and positive disposition.

You will work directly to support the Interior Design Director, and lend additional support to the Office & Marketing Manager and Principals and Architects. This position supports our interior design department, and must be able to execute product presentations, FF&E packages, and product orders for our designers.

 
Responsibilities
• Maintaining the sample library
• Vendor contact updates
• Maintaining product image databases
• Vendor and product rep relations
• Assisting Design Director with client projects & FF&E packages
• Shopping at the design center for finishes, picking up samples
• Sample orders and returns
• Project presentations
• Spearheading vendor lunch & learns for staff

 
Requirements
• Currently enrolled in a university, working towards Interior Design Degree
• MUST have strong working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop) no exceptions.
• Strong AutoCAD skills, SketchUp a bonus
• Excellent typing skills with thorough knowledge of MS Office Applications.
• Strong interpersonal skills and ability to interact with others in a professional manner
• Must be able to express oneself effectively both verbally and in writing.
• Attention to detail and solid organizational skills
• Excellent multi-tasking abilities, able to handle competing priorities and deadlines
• Must be pro-active and able to work independently

 

Please send your resume, cover letter and portfolio by PDF format (no larger than 8MB) to jobs@ccs-architecture.com

Please include the job title and San Francisco office in the subject line.

08

Dec

Watermill Residence named a Finalist in Interior Design’s Best Of Year Awards

This new residence in Watermill was named a finalist in Interior Design’s Best of Year Awards #boy2015

The 5,000 sf home is sited on a prime location in Water Mill, south of the highway with partial water views of Mecox Bay.  As a weekend home, it’s designed for casual Hamptons living with family and friends.  The design developed through a creative alliance between Architect Cass Calder Smith, Principal of CCS Architecture, and Designer Sharon Bonnemazou, Principal of Mode SB, who is also the homeowner with her husband.

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08

Dec

CCS and MODE Interior Designs win HC&G Bath Design Award

The 2015 Hamptons Cottages & Gardens Innovation in Design Awards – Bath Design

Even though the owner and designer of this Water Mill bath, Mode SB’s principal, is married with young children, she wanted the room to have a masculine tone, while also being luxurious and discreet. The most compelling detail, and one that every judge made note of, is the hovering double vanity, illuminated from below. While acknowledging the bathroom’s “masculine appeal,” judge Kim Seybert enthuses that “a woman would still feel comfortable using it!”

For more info, visit the HC&G website

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10

Jul

DESIGN AND EATING: THE NEW AGE OF RESTAURANT DESIGN

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In partnership with the GGRA Industry Conference, Culintro will be hosting an event on Restaurant Design; Design & Eating: The New Age of Restaurant Design.

CCS Architecture will be one of three notable restaurant designers speaking about recent trends in restaurant design with a focus on the Bay Area as well as a look at the landscape nationwide. Learn how these designers helped restaurant operators meet the evolving needs of their customers, and get insight to the solutions they achieved during the process.

Speakers:

  • Bryan Southwick, CCS Architecture
  • Rob Polacek, Puccini Group
  • Andrew Lieberman, AvroKO

 

For more information and to purchase tickets, visit:http://culintro.com/events/130/

02

Jun

CCS is looking for an Interior Designer

CCS Architecture, an award winning bi-coastal architectural firm is seeking a dynamic, highly motivated interior designer with 5-7 years of experience to join our expanding San Francisco office. High-end residential and hospitality/restaurant experience required. Applicant should have experience in Schematic Design through Construction Administration, AutoCAD proficiency and 3-D modeling.

Our casual yet professional, energetic and collaborative office environment offers great growth potential for motivated individuals who are looking to advance their careers and are willing to take on responsibility. Our work is exciting and diverse – from New York restaurants to minimalist San Francisco town homes – with projects spanning from coast to coast.

 

Duties and Responsibilities: (includes but is not limited to)

  • Plans, schedules and organizes projects from inception to completion.
  • Responsible for all phases of the design process, including conceptual, schematic, design development and construction documents.
  • Proven ability to work well in a team environment and oversee junior staff.
  • Strong experience in consultant coordination.
  • Checks and coordinates details and dimensions.
  • Coordinates with other Design Staff on projects to assure continuity and consistency of documentation.
  • Proven ability to understand client goals and meet expectations

 

Applicants should have experience in the following:

  • Excellent Interior Architecture & strong detailing skills
  • Hospitality Experience
  • Ability to work closely with Design Principal and Interior Design Director
  • Excellent AutoCAD & Adobe Creative Suite skills
  • Develop FF&E schemes, maintain FF&E budgets, and produce specifications
  • Ability to create 3d renderings (SketchUp)
  • Outstanding Graphic skills and ability to create presentation boards
  • All phases from Schematic Design through Construction Administration
  • Fluency in written and spoken English
  • PC platform

This is a full time position. CCS offers a competitive salary, medical & dental benefits, flexible spending account, 401k program, sick and vacation time.

Compensation is commensurate with experience and ability.

Please send your letter, resume and work samples by email in PDF format, no larger than 8MB, to jobs@ccs-architecture.comBe sure to include the job title and San Francisco Office in the subject line or else your resume will not be considered.

Email: jobs@ccs-architecture.com

*** NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE ***

 

02

Jun

CCS is hiring Intermediate Designers/PA’s – San Francisco

CCS Architecture is an award winning bi-coastal architectural firm, with offices in San Francisco and New York City. The work is firmly based in the modernist idiom, and is known for creating projects with exceptional spatial and material qualities. Our work is exciting and diverse – from restaurants, to boutique hotels, to high-end custom residential- with projects spanning from coast to coast.

CCS is seeking dynamic, highly motivated Intermediate Designers with 5-7 years of experience to join our expanding San Francisco office. Our casual yet professional, energetic and collaborative office environment offers great growth potential for motivated individuals who are looking to advance their careers and are willing to take on responsibility.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor or Masters Degree from an accredited architecture program
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in an Architecture office
  • Previous experience in high-end residential projects required
  • Excellent AutoCAD and Adobe Creative Suite skills
  • 3d modeling skills/sketch up
  • Possess hand sketching and hand rendering skills
  • Excellent technical drafting and detailing abilities
  • Knowledge of local building codes
  • Hands-on approach
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast paced environment
  • Fluency in written and spoken English
  • Legal work status in the United States
  • PC platform

CCS offers a competitive salary, medical & dental benefits, flexible spending plan, 401k program, sick and vacation time.

Compensation is commensurate with experience and ability.

View our portfolio at: www.ccs-architecture.com

HOW TO APPLY:

Please send your letter, resume and work samples by email in PDF format, no larger than 8MB, to jobs@ccs-architecture.comBe sure to include the job title and San Francisco Office in the Subject line or your resume will not be considered.

Email: jobs@ccs-architecture.com

*** NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE ***

04

Sep

Cass Calder Smith NYC book signing event – Sept.18

CCS ARCHITECTURE NYC event

 

WHAT:       Cass Calder Smith book signing event

WHEN:       Thursday, September 18th, 6-8pm

WHERE:      bulthaup New York
                
158 Wooster Street @ W. Houston. New York, NY 10012

RSVP:         melissa@ccs-architecture.com

 

Join Architect Cass Calder Smith of CCS ARCHITECTURE for the release of the firm’s new book: “EAT, LIVE, WORK“.  This monograph – the firm’s first – showcases over 40 projects completed over the past 20 years.

The event will be held at bulthaup in SoHo in collaboration with client and friend, Sarabeth Levine, who will be cooking up some treats in the Bulthaup kitchen for all to enjoy. Sarabeth is Pastry Chef and Founder of “Sarabeth’s” Restaurants with 9 locations in the New York Metropolitan Area, one in Key West, Florida, and 3 in Tokyo, Japan. Her latest cookbook “Sarabeth’s Bakery” will also be available for purchase and signing.

This event produced in association with media sponsors The Real Deal and Luxury Listings NYC. We hope you can join us for this very special evening.  Hors d’oeuvres and wine will be served.

21

Jul

Cass Calder Smith Woodside Book Signing Event

CCS ARCHITECTURE Woodside Invite

WHAT:       Cass Calder Smith/CCS Architecture book signing event.

WHEN:       Wednesday, August 20th, 5-7pm

WHERE:     The Village Pub. 2967 Woodside Rd, Woodside, CA 94062

RSVP:           melissa@ccs-architecture.com

 

Join Architect Cass Calder Smith of CCS ARCHITECTURE in celebrating the release of the firm’s new book: “EAT, LIVE, WORK“.  This monograph – the firm’s first – showcases over 40 projects completed over the past 20 years.

The event will be held in association with the Djerassi Resident Artists Program.  The residency’s award-winning Middlebrook Studios are prominently featured in Eat, Live, Work and have provided inspirational live/work space for over 60 poets, playwrights, prose writers and media artists since their addition to the Djerassi Resident Artists Program in 2011. 

Prolific photographer and Djerassi alumni Robert Buelteman’s book “Eighteen Days in June” will also be available for purchase.  This book is a collection of stunning photographs of the coastal grasslands and redwood forests that comprise the artists’ community in the Santa Cruz Mountains in Woodside.  Buelteman’s photos also grace the walls of the Village Pub.

A portion of all book sales will support the “gift of time” for artists at the Djerassi Program.

Hors d’oeuvres and wine will be served.

Please note, space is extremely limited, advance RSVP is required

11

Jun

An evening with Cass Calder Smith and the San Francisco Film Society – June 25th

San Francisco Invite

WHAT:      Cass Calder Smith book signing and celebration
WHEN:       Wednesday, June 25th 6-8pm
WHERE:     Twenty Five Lusk. 25 Lusk, San Francisco, CA 94107
RSVP:          melissa@ccs-architecture.com

 

Join Cass Calder Smith and CCS ARCHITECTURE in celebrating the release of their new book: “EAT, LIVE, WORK” at Twenty Five Lusk on Wednesday, June 25th. This monograph – the firm’s first – celebrates a collection of over 40 projects completed over the past 20 years.

Held in association with the San Francisco Film Society, 20% of all proceeds from book sales will go towards SFFS year-round exhibition, filmmaker services and education programs.

About the venue: Designed by CCS in 2011, Twenty Five Lusk is a restaurant in San Francisco’s South of Market District, and is the the recipient of 11 design awards – including the IIDA Northern California Chapter Award, Interior Design Magazine’s Best of the Year Award, The Gold Key Award, and was named one of the Top 20 Restaurants of the year and Best Designed Restaurant by Esquire Magazine.

Join us for this very special evening bringing together art, design, film and food.

 

** Space is limited, Advance RSVP is required to: melissa@ccs-architecture.com **

12

May

CCS Architecture book signing with Cass Calder Smith

WHEN: Saturday, May 31st, 3-5pm

WHERE: Nick + Toni’s: 136 N Main St, East Hampton, NY 11937

Advance RSVP required to : melissa@ccs-architecture.com

*please note space is limited

 

Join CCS Architecture at Nick + Toni’s of East Hampton to celebrate the release of our new monograph: EAT, LIVE, WORK.

 

CCS Hamptons Book Party

 

CCS Architecture, with offices in San Francisco and New York City, is dedicated to excellence in architecture and interior design. Founded by Cass Calder Smith in 1990, CCS has designed a diverse range of public and private buildings and interiors.

This monograph – the firm’s first – celebrates a collection of over 40 projects completed over the past 20 years. The work is firmly based in the modernist idiom, where innovation and creativity are balanced by common sense and experience.

 

This event will be held in collaboration with our trusted partners, Krae Van Sickle and Lylla Carter of Saunders. Krae and Lylla bring versatility, experience and success to real estate in the Hamptons. Last year they participated in over $65,000,000 in rental and sale transactions of homes and land. Krae-Lylla.com is designed to be the ultimate gateway for anyone interested in access to the best of Hamptons real estate: Leading information technology and unsurpassed market insight presented with visually compelling interactive elements that evoke the experience of life on the East End.

Please join us to celebrate with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres on Saturday, May 31st!