Nick Passafiume

With over Fifteen years’ experience, Nick has extensive experience in all aspects of the design process. Besides contributing to the conceptual development of projects, Nick is the principal in charge of the technical development of projects, ensuring conceptual principals are developed and detailed in a thoughtful, considered way.

Principal Architect, with an emphasis on educational, religious, adaptive re-use & residential design. Involved in every aspect of the design process, from conceptualization to project management, PPA relies on Nick’s strong design, detailing, production, quality control and material knowledge to ensure projects are executed in a thoughtful way.

Clients include Sacred Heart Schools, Jefferson Co. Public Schools, 21st Century Parks, Lyndon Lane Commercial Center, TenFiftyEight LLC & Newcomb Oil Co.

Notable built projects:

Sacred Heart Academy Chapel
Field Elementary (Major Addition and Renovation)
The Post Restaurant
Lyndon Lane Center
Casselberry Residence (Major Addition and Renovation)
Hill Road Residence (Major Addition and Renovation)
Thrush Road Residence (Major Addition and Renovation)

2000 to 2013 – Bravura Corporation (Louisville, KY)
Project Architect & designer with an emphasis on conceptual design, project visualization, detailing, coordination and documentation. Other roles included client communication, project management, site analysis, programming, code compliance, materials research, construction documents, consultant coordination and construction administration.

Notable built projects:

Parklands of Floyds Fork (Bridges, Structures and Signage)
Lincoln Elementary Performing Arts Magnet (Renovation and major expansion)
Waterfront Park Place (23 story residential tower)
Woodford Reserve Visitors Center (Renovation)
KOMSA Medical Building (2800 Cannons Lane)
Fourth Street Live!
Brown Theater (Backstage)
1997 to 2000 – Guyon Architects (Lexington, KY.)
Designer & Production Manager with extensive experience in custom residential and commercial design.

Projects included numerous award winning residential and commercial projects.

1994-1999 – University of Kentucky, Bachelor of Architecture, B. Arch. – Cum Laude

1988-1992 – St. Xavier High School