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Sarah Briggs Ramsey

Sarah Briggs Ramsey

Los Angeles, CA, US

 

About 

Portfolio Website:

www.sarahbriggsramsey.com

Branner Traveling Fellowship Research Site:

www.postwarconcretepostscript.com

Employment 

wHY, Culver City, CA, US, Associate & IDEAS Workshop Leader

Jul 2015 - current
 

CWB Architects (formerly Coburn Architecture), Brooklyn, NY, US, Project Manager

Project manager on smaller projects up to 3,000 sq ft.

Responsibilities included: producing drawing sets (schematic through construction, including filing), conducting client meetings & site visits, filing projects with city, creating project budgets & schedules.

May 2013 - Aug 2013
 

Clive Wilkinson Architects, Los Angeles, CA, US, Architectural Intern

Responsibilities included: organization & update of firm’s CAAD detail library; creation of presentation material, including diagrams, rendered plans & perspectives; organization & archive of firm’s press material to date.

Member of Elizabeth House London project team - a collaboration with David Chipperfield Architects; maintained CWa’s digital model and provided in-house progress renderings.

Jun 2012 - Aug 2012
 

Coburn Architecture, PC (Now CWB Architects), Brooklyn, NY, US, Project Designer

Project draftsman on projects ranging from 4,000 sq ft+; Project manager on smaller projects up to 3,000 sq ft.

Responsibilities included: producing drawing sets (schematic through construction, including filing), conducting client meetings & site visits, filing projects with city, creating project budgets & schedules, assisting with firm's marketing material, creating & reviewing RFPs.

Jun 2007 - Aug 2010
 

Education 

University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, US, MArch, Master of Architecture

Master of Architecture 2015

2015 AIA Henry Adams Medal Recipient
2014 John K Branner Traveling Fellow

Graduate Student Researcher:
_Architecture Department Archivist | Spring 2012-Spring 2013
_Research support for Professor Jill Stoner | Fall 2012

Graduate Student Instructor:
_ARCH 100A Undergraduate Fundamentals Studio | Fall 2013

Aug 2011 - May 2015
 

University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, US, Bachelors, BS Architecture

Bachelor of Science in Architecture
Minor in French

Aug 2003 - May 2007
 

Awards 

AIA Henry Adams Medal and Certificate, Award

Established in 1914, the Henry Adams Medal and Certificate awards are sponsored by the American Institute of Architects. Two students in each graduating M.Arch. class, one awarded the certificate and one awarded both the medal and certificate, are nominated by the architecture faculty to officially recognize their scholastic achievement, character, leadership, and promise of high professional ability.

2015
 

2014 John K Branner Traveling Fellowship, Grant

Awarded by the the University of California Berkeley College of Environmental Design, the Branner Fellowship is a travel award offered annually to Berkeley M.Arch. students who are beginning their design thesis. The fellowship supports 12 months of travel around the world in exploration of a particular architectural question or issue that may later be expanded as a thesis.

2014
 

Paul M Braun Endowed Fund, Scholarship

The Braun Fellowship was established in 1993 through a bequest from Paul M. Braun (B.S. Business Administration, 1930), who hoped to support one or more fellowships for incoming M.Arch. students. Students are selected on the basis of merit.

2011
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills