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Jianxin Sun

Jianxin Sun

Los Angeles, CA, US

 

About 

University of Southern California (USC), Major: Architecture, Degree: Master of Architecture                       
Beijing University of Technology (BJUT), Major: Architecture, Degree: Bachelor of Architecture                    

Elsewhere:

Employment 

China Architecture Design & Research Group, Beijing, CN, Assistant Architect

Responsibilities: Drafting, Diagrams, Conceptual design, Detail design, Envelope design, 3D modeling, Construction documentation, Portfolio
Gallery of Nanking Art College
• A contemporary gallery project with a music hall, basically gives service to Nanjing Arts Institute and surrounding neighborhood.
Datong Museum
• A culture construction as the started project of developing zone in Datong drives the growing of commercial and cultural area nearby.
Pinggu Museum
• A cultural museum as a new urban landmark presents the indigenous culture and offers the basic services for residents.
The Yangtza Immigrants Memorial
• A memorial hall locates along the riverside of Yangtza River as a landmark to record the big events of the Three Gorges Project.
Erdos Museum
• A bidding project is designed for City Erdos, which is a general urban museum coming with an urban development archives.
Beichuan Qiang Autonomous County Cultural Center
• A multiple-use construction is built as a cultural center of Beichuan with museum, library and theater.
Binhai New Area Hi-tech District
• This is a mixed-use district planning and many of commercial, office and residential buildings designing project.

Aug 2009 - Dec 2009
 

Beijing University of Technology, Beijing, CN, Architect

Responsibilities: Drafting, Diagrams, 3D modeling, Conceptual design, Detail design, Urban planning, Landscape design, Physical model making, Documentation & Portfolio
City stadium of Erzhou in Hubei Province 2009
• A stadium project is constructed for City Erzhou under the cooperation with structural engineers.
New Countries Planning and Design Construction Project, Liaoning Province 2009
• A large countryside planning and designing project with developing policy making.
Student Apartment Design in Neimenggu Normal University 2008
• A dormitory is created for Neimenggu Normal University with student activity center and studying rooms inside.
Wanzheng Commercial Building Design at Erdos 2008
• An office tower project is designed for a private company, which locates in City Erdos.

Jan 2008 - Dec 2009
 

Beijing Institute of Architectural Design (BIAD), Beijing, CN, Architectural Intern

Responsibilities: Diagrams, 3D modeling making, Line drawing, Detail design
Artificial Bridge in Beijing Olympic Park
• A matched infrastructure is designed for the 2008 Beijing Olympic Park, which connects the Olympic Park with Naturel Park.
Beijing Olympics Center Plaza
• A bidding planning and architectural project of commercial and cultural proposes is developed for the 2008 Beijing Olympic Park.

Jan 2007 - Feb 2007
 

Education 

University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles, CA, US, MArch, Architecture

Projects:

• Culinary College at South Los Angeles, Los Angeles 2012
A hybrid infrastructure was built upon the existing industrial buildings and brought opportunities of development for the neighborhood.
• Aperture Adaptation, Los Angeles, Team Work 2012
A proposed shin was designed by Grasshopper and Autodesk Ecotect to improve the energy performances of an existing building.
• Exposition Park Stadium, Los Angeles 2011
A new stadium replaced the LA Memorial Coliseum in order to meet the development needs, but which had to protect the historical relics.
• Mixed-use Urban Development, Los Angeles 2011
A new infrastructure was built neat the Vermont Street with residence, community services, commercial and metro station.
• Kinetic Building Envelope, Team Work 2011
A façade physical model was built and controlled by Arduino System.
• LA Charter School, Los Angeles 2010
An elementary school was built to bridge the gap between two different demographics by architectural approach and education.
• Termite, Team Work 2010
A series of computer language was written to imitate the termite’s behavior and generated the parametric model by Processing.

Aug 2010 - May 2012
 

Beijing University of Technology, Beijing, CN, BArch, Architecture

Projects:

• Library at BJUT, Beijing 2010
A new college library was built upon the existing library which could cater to the overall development of BJUT.
• Conceptual Tower, Beijing 2010
A conceptual design was built to find out a new structural system which could resist the earthquake and wind load effectively.
• Beijing Hutong Museum, Beijing 2009
A local architectural language was found to get the regional architecture and respect the local culture and history.
• Qianmen Street Planning and Redesign Program, Beijing, Team Work 2009
A historic district was redesigned and planned to protect the historical relics and adapted to the urban development.
• Jianguo Hotel, Beijing 2009
A commercial hotel was built with community services in a high density residential area with lots of traffic.
• Domestic Architectural Program, Beijing 2008
A high density mansion was designed with different types of residence programs, which the site was in the old town.
• X Villa, Beijing 2008
A villa project, which aimed to express the emotional space, was designed base on the structuralism theories.
• Sustainable Urban Development, Erdos, China 2008
This project was tired to find out a way to develop an urban infrastructure without sacrificing the nature environment.
• Yiqu Landscape Garden, Suzhou, China 2008
This project is a traditional Chinese landscape garden design.
• Residence Interior Design, Beijing 2007
This is a real project that I designed the interior decoration of my own apartment.
• Summer Village, Qinghuangdao, China 2007
A project was built in a small island with guest rooms, recreation and business programming, also concluded the landscape plan.
• Kindergarten Program, Beijing 2007
A project was serviced for a large density neighborhood with day care and full-time boarding programs.

Aug 2005 - Jul 2010
 

Awards 

2008-2009 Academic Year Scholarship at Beijing University of Technology, Scholarship

2009
 

2007-2008 Academic Year Scholarship at Beijing University of Technology, Scholarship

2008
 

Architectual and Urban Designing Competition at Beijing University of Technology, 2nd Place

2008
 

8th Design Competition at BJUT, 2nd Place

2007
 

2006-2007 Academic Year Scholarship at Beijing University of Technology, Scholarship

2007
 

Xinghuo Scholarship of at Beijing University of Technology, Scholarship

2006
 

Beijing Yanqihu Industrial Park Competition, Award

2005
 

Areas of Specialization 



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