Jennifer Wong is an architect and designer living in Manhattan. She received a Master of Architecture and a Master of Urban Design degree from Washington University in St. Louis in December 2013. In 2012, Jennifer was awarded the M.S. Gore Scholarship in urban design. She studied architecture and urban design abroad at The School of Architecture in Barcelona; Aalto University in Helsinki; Tongji University in Shanghai; and The Danish Institute for Study Abroad in Copenhagen.
In the Sukkah City STL 2011 competition, Jennifer and Alexander Morley were chosen as one of ten finalist teams to construct and install their Sukkah on the WUSTL campus.
Jennifer is the co-author of the Archinect Blog, The Architectural Venn Diagram.
Jennifer's School Blog on Archinect:
A new adventure begins as we finish one chapter; we hope to share our story with you.
We are graduates of Washington University in St. Louis, Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts.
Studio Geiger Architecture, New York, NY, US, Junior Designer, part-time
Schematic Design Drawings
3D Architectural Modeling
Maspeth Realty Developer, New York, NY, US, Operations Property Manager
Organize and manage a 90% paperless, low-cost system to coordinate records and communicate with over 160 tenants
Negotiate and structure rental contracts, draft lease agreements, respond to natural disasters, and mediate disputes
Communicate with title companies, brokers, developers, attorneys, tenants, superintendents and financial advisors
Washington University in St Louis, Sam Fox School of Design, Saint Louis, MO, US, Graduate Teaching Assistant
Teacher Assistant: Graduate Design Core Studio 317
Fall 2011 with Andrew Colopy
Fall 2013 with Christine Abbott
Caliendo Architects, New York, NY, US, Summer Research Intern
Revised construction documents of office, retail and religious buildings.
Drafted building and site survey construction documents.
Prepared comprehensive schedules for doors and windows.
MORALI ARCHITECTS PLLC, New York, NY, US, Project Assistant
Project: adAPT NYC Mico-Apartment Competition.
Schematic design drawings
Participated on design team for competition entry.
Researched NYC building codes and zoning regulations.
Washington University in St. Louis - Laser Fab Lab, Saint Louis, MO, US, Laser Fabrication Lab Monitor
Prepared AutoCAD files to be cut on a laser cutting machine.
Cleaned and maintained machinery.
The Language Workshop for Children, New York, NY, US, Graphic Designer/Webmaster
Washington University in St. Louis, Saint Louis, MO, US, MArch, Master of Architecture
Master of Architecture
Master of Urban Design
Tongji University, Shanghai, CN, Masters, Urban Design
Washington University in St. Louis Study Abroad Program. Thesis semester for Master of Urban Design degree.
School of Architecture of Barcelona, Barcelona, ES, Masters, Architecture
Washington University in St. Louis Study Abroad Program. Architecture studio and history course in Barcelona.
Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architetcure, Helsinki, FI, Masters, Architecture
Washington University in St. Louis Study Abroad Program. Comprehensive architecture studio with additional courses focusing on Nordic history, architecture and design.
Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY, US, Bachelors, Fine Art
M.S. Gore Scholarship in Urban Design, Scholarship
Awarded by Washington University in St. Louis for scholastic achievement in Urban Design.
A List of the Top 12 Blogs for 2012.
#4. The Architectural Venn Diagram
Sukkah City STL is a concept and design competition that proposes a re-imagination of the Sukkah, an ancient phenomenon. The competition intends to develop new practices of interfacing with space, and to suggest dynamic possibilities for traditional construction constraints with forward-thinking design and sustainability.
Ten finalists were selected to construct and install their Sukkahs on the Washington University campus from October 18-22, 2011.