Atul Pathare received his undergraduate degree from the University of Bombay with Honors and a Gold medal for excellence in design in 1983. Before proceeding to the University of California, Los Angeles to pursue his Masters Degree in Architecture, Atul worked in India with a reputable firm. At the University of California he further extended his design exploration under the tutelage of eminent Post Modernist Charles Moore.
Prior to starting Team 2 Architecture + Design, Atul worked at several architectural firms in California. As a Project Designer at Control Design Systems in Los Angeles he designed custom residences. He was a Design Architect at Bechtel and worked on large scale international projects that included major theme parks, and the Dubai International Airport. His experience at Ellerbe Becket exposed him to Project/Construction Management on mixed-use facilities and tenant improvements.
Atul is a registered architect licensed to practice in the State of California.
Shilpa Dhuru Pathare received her undergraduate degree in Architecture from the Academy of Architecture, Mumbai in 1990. After co-founding 'Cucina Design' and managing several interior projects, she pursued her graduate studies in Interior Design at Virginia Tech, graduating in 1994. Her graduate thesis work was published in the Journal of Interior Design Education and Research and a competition entry in the publication, Kitchen and Bath Design.
Shilpa has wide experience in residential and tenant improvement projects. She worked with several reputable firms in the Bay area. Prominent amongst the projects she worked on were La Fiesta Square in Lafayette and The Village in Corte Madera.