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ALEX JIANG

ALEX JIANG

Los Angeles, CA, US

 

About 

Graduated from New York Parsons School of Constructed Environment (SCE) program with the Annual Excellence in Design Award; Active participant in various design campaigns that value solid teamwork skills. Experiences in managing independent projects as freelance designer. Strong graphic, field work and organizing skills; works incorporate hand and digital making with Autocad, Rhino, Revit, Adobe and Microsoft software. Fluency in English and Mandarin.

Employment 

Ninki Style Fashion Store, Alhambra, CA, US, Freelance Designer

Design and coordinate construction for the remodelling of the clothing accessories store.

Jul 2013 - current
 

Clusi Batusi, Los Angeles, CA, US, Line Chef

Line cook of the Italian restaurant, duties include fresh produce handling and preparation for customer orders.

Jun 2013 - current
 

Deqin Honey Factory and Visitor’s Center, Yunan, CN, Freelance Designer

Supervised concept design on spatial arrangement that enables functional production of the factory

Feb 2012 - Oct 2012
 

Siheyuan Architecture in China, New York, NY, US, Assistant researcher

Assisted Alison Mears, the Dean of undergraduate architecture in SCE, Parsons to document the Siheyuan (courtyard houses) architectural type in Beijing and to generate design solutions to preserve and expand its potential in communal lives

Jan 2010 - May 2010
 

Education 

Parsons The New School for Design, New York, NY, US/ SCE , BArch, School of Constructed Environment (SCE) program

BFA in Architecture

Sep 2009 - May 2012
 

Emily Carr University of Art + Design, Vancouver, BC, CA, Bachelors, Fine Arts Program

Completion of the 2-years in Bachelor of Fine Art program

Sep 2007 - May 2009
 

Awards 

Kalil Fellows/Fellowship Awards, Award

Researched on sustainability aspects of the underground dwellings in China with professor Allen Dang from Tsinghua University

2012
 

Annual Excellence in Design Award, Award

Recipient of the architecture department’s annual excellence award in the category of senior thesis project

2012
 

The National Solar Decathlon Competition, Award

Binary project for the team Empower House (the most affordable award) in cooperation with The National Solar Decathlon Competition.

2011
 

Chase Community Development Competition, Award

Partnered with the financial team of Lang Institute of Technology to create strategies to rebuild community of the historical La Selle street, New Orleans

2010
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills 



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