Naji Assi

Architect and Urban designer

Beirut, Lebanon
Arabic,
French,
English
Fields of Expertise

Interior Architecture and Design

Architecture

Urban Planning

Construction Management

Software Knowledge
AutoCAD
Revit
Sketchup
CAREER SUMMARY
Naji Assi graduated in 1994 from the School of Architecture of ALBA (Académie Libanaise des Beaux-Arts), University of Balamand. In 1996, he received his masters from the École d’Architecture de Paris-Belleville. He started working in Beirut in 1997 on several restoration projects and new developments. He worked with SA47 from 1997 till 2013 as an architect and managing partner. Simultaneously, he taught in several architecture schools including ALBA, LAU (Lebanese American University) and AUB (American University of Beirut) and was invited as an advisor and jury member to other academic institutions including the EPFL (École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne). To date, Assi’s portfolio consists of a variety of projects including educational, cultural, residential, commercial, industrial, religious and internal fit outs. He participated in several design competitions and was nominated on numerous occasions among which the first prize for the extension of the ALBA campus in 2003, the extension of the Collège Protestant Français in 2015 and the 3rd prize for the new municipal stadium of Hadat in 2017.
EDUCATION
D.E.S. en Architecture
1994
Académie Libanaise Des Beaux-Arts (ALBA)
Beirut, Lebanon
C.E.A.A. Villes du Magreb et du Proche-Orient
1996
Ecole d'Architecture de Paris Belleville
Paris, France
CERTIFICATIONS AND PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES
FIDIC
2004
PORTFOLIO | GALLERY
FIELDS OF EXPERTISE
Interior Architecture and Design
Architecture
Urban Planning
Construction Management
 
Area of focus
Corporate And Office Spaces
Renovation & Rehabilitation
Residential Spaces
Public Spaces
Retail Spaces
Services
Bill Of Quantities
Detailed Design
Consultation
Report Writing
Specifications
Design Review
Schematic Design
Software
AutoCAD
Revit
Autodesk 3Ds Max
Adobe Photoshop
 
Area of focus
Residential
Public
Commercial
Specializations
Houses And Villas
Sports
Cultural
Religious
Retail
Residential Complexes
Offices
Education
Chalets And Beach Houses
Short To Mid-rise Buildings
Tall Buildings
Services
Design Review
Schematic Design
Report Writing
Bill Of Quantities
Detailed Design
Specifications
Skills
Renovation & Rehabilitation
Sustainable Design
Software
Adobe Photoshop
Revit
Google Sketchup
AutoCAD
Autodesk 3Ds Max
 
Area of focus
Urban Renewal
Heritage & Conservation
Urban Design
Masterplanning
Land Use Planning
Services
Schematic Design
Design Review
Detailed Design
Report Writing
Skills
Sustainable Design
GIS Modelling
Software
AutoCAD
GIS Software
Google Earth
 
Area of focus
Interior Works
Renovation & Rehabilitation
Civil Works
Façade Works