Nestor Bottino, FAIA

Nestor Bottino, FAIA, is a Partner of Holzman Moss Bottino Architecture, a national architectural practice specializing in the design of evocative cultural, civic, and academic buildings that welcome public use. Having worked previously with partners Malcolm Holzman and Douglas Moss for more than 17 years at Hardy Holzman Pfeiffer Associates, the three Holzman Moss Bottino Architecture partners have built upon HHPA’s adventuresome spirit to advance their own firm’s reputation for architectural excellence through innovative, environmentally responsible work that focuses on enriching the human experience.

Mr. Bottino has, during his 25-year professional career, developed a significant body of work comprised of academic and civic performing arts; libraries, civic centers; and student life facilities. He is actively involved in design at every stage of the building process from earliest concepts to hands-on resolution of construction issues to ensure that the completed work is true to the design intent of each project.

Mr. Bottino has maintained a strong commitment to architectural education in both academic institutions and within the profession. He has taught performing arts-focused design studios at several universities and has lectured on architectural issues at professional organizations and academic institutions.

EDUCATION & ACCREDITATION
– Texas A&M University – Bachelor of Environmental Design
– University of Texas, Austin – Master of Architecture
– Registered Architect, State of New York

PROFESSIONAL & COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES
– Member, Interior Design Department Advisory Board, SUNY/Fashion Institute of Technology
– Adjunct Design Faculty, School of Architecture, University of Texas at Austin
– Visiting Professor, College of Architecture, Texas A&M University
– Assisting Visiting Professor, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
– San Antonio AIA Design Awards Juror
– Corpus Christi AIA Design Awards Juror