Columbia University, Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation (GSAPP) | MArch | 2009
-Honor Award for Design Excellence
-Lucille Lowenfish Memorial Prize
-William Kinne Fellow
University of Colorado at Boulder, College of Architecture and Planning | BENVD cum laude | 2005
-President of the University of Colorado Student Union Legislative Council
-Undergraduate Academy Member
-Presidential Leadership Class
Certificate Holder, National Council of Architecture Registration Boards
Architect Member, American Institute of Architects
Registered Architect, New York, Arizona
Inter-Projects Architecture PLLC, New York City & Oklahoma City, USA, Principal and Co-Founder | 2014-Present
-Casita, Architect for 2,000sf Scottsdale townhouse.
-Public Bench, Architect for Winnipeg Design Festival proposal.
-Richards Smith Residence, Architect for 4,000sf Upper East Side Residence.
-Scottie's Deli, Architect for 2,100sf Oklahoma City restaurant.
-Venue 102, Architect for 4,000sf Event Space.
-Rothauser Residence, Architect for 450sf Brooklyn Heights apartment renovation.
-Cohen Residence, Architect for 2,500sf Gramercy apartment renovation.
-Martin Residence, Architect for 2,000sf Oklahoma City home renovation.
-Confidential, Architect for 21,000sf Oklahoma City mixed use development.
-Planned Parenthood, Architect for 9,600sf Oklahoma City health care facility.
-WWI Memorial, Architect for proposed WWI Memorial in Washington DC.
-Planned Parenthood, Architect for 14,000sf Tulsa health care facility.
-Well Beauty, Architect for 1,500sf Oklahoma City beauty salon.
SHoP Architects, New York City, USA, Senior Design Associate | 2013-2014
-Kirkland & Ellis, Washington D.C., PSD and SD for 225,000sf law office renovation.
-Kirkland & Ellis, NYC, PSD and SD for 650,000sf law office renovation.
Leslie Gill Architect, New York City, USA, Project Director | 2010-2013
-Leslie Gill Architect, Architect for 1,400sf Tribeca office renovation.
-Oliver Residence, Project Manager for 3,400sf Upper East Side apartment renovation.
-Oregon Landing Residence, Project Manager for a 11,000sf new residence in Cutchogue NY.
-Wilcox Residence, SD, DD, and CA for 2,000sf Upper West Side renovation for an art collector.
-Confidential, SD and DD for 9,000sf new residence construction.
-Confidential, SD for 4,000sf residential renovation.
-Confidential, PSD and Strategic Planning for 100,000sf NYC institutional renovation.
Bernard Tschumi Architects, New York City, USA, Architectural Designer / Team Leader | 2009-2010
-Parque Atmosfera, Project Manager for an international exhibition in Santiago de Chile.
PRE-Office, New York City, USA, Co-founder | 2008-2012
-Conversations with Architects
ROY Co. Design, New York City, USA, Designer | 2008-2009
-Natura International Retail Concept, SD and DD
-Virgin Atlantic Clubhouse, SD and DD for 6500sf Virgin Atlantic 1st Class Clubhouse
-Sarah Bartmann Centre of Remembrance, SD and DD for international competition
SAS / Solomonoff Architecture Studio, New York City, USA, Senior Designer and PR Coordinator | 2006-2008
-Ferber Residence, SD, DD, CD, and CA for 1200sf Tribeca loft remodel.
-Jacobs Residence, DD, CD, and CA for 1200sf Tribeca loft remodel.
-Mt. Moriah, SD and DD for 150,000sf Harlem Residential Tower and Church.
Carleton University Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism, Ottawa, CA, Assistant Professor | 2017-Present
-Studio: The Barcelona Model Revisited | with Paul Kariouk
-Studio: Haptic Architecture
-Studio: 4th Year Comprehensive Housing Studio
-Seminar: Speculative Architectural Detailing
-Coordinator: Exhibitions Program
-Director: Studio First Program
Parsons the New School for Design SCE, New York City, USA, Part Time Lecturer | 2015-Present
-Studio: Housing, Living Alone Together
Columbia University GSAPP, New York City, USA, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Architecture | 2009-2017
-Studio: Urban Futures / Future Architectures 1.0 | with Mabel Wilson
-Studio: Museum of Delineation | with Mabel Wilson
-Seminar: Future(s) of the Past | with Kevin Wei
-Studio: Urban Futures / Future Architectures 2.0 | with Mabel Wilson
-Studio: Urban Futures / Future Architectures 3.0 | with Mabel Wilson
-Studio: Slowstarter Bank | with Mabel Wilson
-Studio: Urban Futures / Future Architectures 4.0 | with Mabel Wilson
-Studio: NetBank | with Mabel Wilson
-Studio: Urban Futures / Future Architectures 5.0 | with Mabel Wilson
-Studio: Urban Futures / Future Architectures 6.0 | with Mabel Wilson
-Studio: Catalytic Detroit | with Mabel Wilson
Columbia University GSAPP, New York City, USA, Research Fellow | 2009
Barnard and Columbia College Architecture Program, New York City, USA, Teaching Assistant | 2008-2009
-Design I, assisted in instructing the first design studio in the undergraduate sequence
-Design II, assisted in instructing the second design studio in the undergraduate sequence
Columbia University GSAPP, New York City, USA, Teaching Assistant | 2008
-Core Studio I, assisted in instructing students in the first design studio in the graduate sequence
Zachary has served as Guest Architecture Critic at the Yale University School of Architecture, the Cooper Union Irwin S. Chanin School of Architecture, the Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation, the Cornell University College of Architecture, Art, and Planning, the Barnard and Columbia College Joint Architecture Program, Parsons the New School for Design School of Constructed Environments, Carleton University Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile Facultad de Arquitectura and the University of Colorado College of Architecture and Planning.
Wang, M., "Into Thin Air." ArtForum, May 2011. [features Zachary Colbert with Bernard Tschumi]
Hurley, A. "New Practice, Un-Practice." Architect. February 2010: cover, 44-49. [features Zachary Colbert with PRE-Office]
Browning, G Ed. The Studio-X New York Guide to Liberating New Forms of Conversation. New York: The Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation at Columbia University, 2010. [features projects by or with Zachary Colbert]
"Retrospecta" Yale School of Architecture, 2009.
Alvarado, R. "Reconocido arquitecto Bernard Tschumi prepara su propuesta para el Parque Metropolitano," La Nación (Santiago de Chile), 20 November 2009. Cover Feature. [features work by and interview with Zachary Colbert]
McKeough, T. "A New Vision for Dallas." Architectural Record, January 2009. [features work by Zachary Colbert]
McKeough, T. "Urban Umbrella Could Soon Surround NYC Sites." Architectural Record, January 2009. [features work by Zachary Colbert]
Studio-X New York, Spontaneous Architecture, NYC 2010
Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, SCL2110: Parque Atmosfera, Santiago de Chile | 2010
SUPERFRONT LA, UNPLANNED: Urban Futures, LA USA | 2010
Berlage Institute: Imagining Recovery, Rotterdam NL | 2009
XVA Gallery: Proletarian Luxury, Dubai UAE | 2008
Queens Museum of Art: AIA Awards Show, NYC USA | 2008
Denver Art Museum, Showcase: Digital Design, Denver USA | 2006
"Current Work" | Queens University ARCO Conference | 2017
"On Scanning" | Columbia University GSAPP Studio Lecture | 2013 | with Mabel Wilson
"Drawing Artists" | Columbia University GSAPP Studio Lecture | 2012 | with Mabel Wilson
"Making Waste" | Columbia University GSAPP Studio Lecture | 2011 | with Mabel Wilson
"If, Then, Icon" | Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile | 2010
"Entrepreneural Archtiecture" | Forum for Urban Design NYC 2010 | with Leah Meisterlin
"PRE-Office: Conversation with Architects" | Studio X NYC 2009
"When Green was the New Black" | Barnard College NYC | 2008
"Dubai and I" | Queens Museum of Art: AIA Awards Show, NYC USA | 2008
Honor Award for Design Excellence, Columbia University, NYC USA | 2009
Lucille Lowenfish Memorial Prize, Columbia University, NYC USA | 2009
William Kinne Travelling Fellowship, Columbia University, NYC USA | 2009
Winner, Imagining Recovery, labRAD/Columbia University, NYC USA | 2009
Jury Special Recognition, Re:Vision Dallas Competition, Urban Re:Vision Group, San Francisco USA | 2009
1st Place, AIA Student Work Competition, NYC USA | 2008
Honorable Mention, Re:Store Competition, Urban Re:Vision Group, San Francisco USA | 2008
1st Place, U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon, Washington DC USA | 2005
1st Place, University of Colorado Generative Systems Design Competition, Boulder CO USA | 2005