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Benjamin Imhoff

Benjamin Imhoff

Pittsburgh, PA, US

 

About 

- Three years ago I graduated from Carnegie Mellon's School of Architecture
- I currently work in a very forward-thinking office in Pittsburgh (http://www.stradallc.com), and I am beginning to take my licensing exams.

- ultimately I would like to potentially practice in other parts of the United States, and take part in projects around the world.

Employment 

Strada Architecture LLC, Pittsburgh, PA, US, Intern Architect

Sep 2014 - current
 

McCormick Architects and Designers, Pittsburgh, PA, US, intern architect

- design development
- pricing documents
- hardware specification
- construction documents
- 3d modeling & visualization

Oct 2012 - Aug 2014
 

fisherARCHITECTURE, Pittsburgh, PA, US, intern architect

- created 3d digital models from 2d CAD drawings
- made renders for clients to view
- constructed 3d physical model for design competition
- drafted as-built drawings

Jun 2011 - Sep 2011
 

Drake Studio, Pittsburgh, PA, US, intern architect

- worked on design schemes for residential renovation
- drafted and prepared drawings for client to view
- constructed physical model of house and addition using digital fabrication lab at CMU

Jun 2010 - Aug 2010
 

Carpenter Construction, Greensburg, PA, US, construction assistant

- assisted with on-site construction
- drafted systems diagrams for a large scale residential renovation

Jun 2008 - Aug 2009
 

Education 

Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, US, BArch, Architecture

1st year: initiation, transparencies, compositions
2nd year: perceptual narratives, phenomenology of materials, systems
3rd year: ecologies, transformations
4th year: (de)constructions, comprehensive systems
5th year: urban lab, architecture-as-process

Aug 2007 - May 2012
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills