Avril Teo

Avril Teo

Providence, RI, US

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Designer in pursuit of the perpetual process. Long-distance runner that takes it one step at a time.

Collected work:



HBA / Hirsch Bedner Associates - Americas, San Francisco, CA, US, Intern

Proposed program organisation for a spa through CAD plan drawings. Assisted
in Photoshop renderings for presentations. Organised material boards to mail to
clients. Regularly cataloged material samples.

Jul 2019 - Oct 2019

3SIXØ Architecture, Providence, RI, US, Intern

Assisted in drawing details in CAD for a student lounge. Physical modelling of a 1/8” scale barn with wood and chipboard.

Aug 2018 - Oct 2018

BHD Synthesis, Shanghai, CN, Intern

Assisted in updating CAD drawings of a residential project. Created three
schemes in InDesign with distinct furniture selections.

Jul 2017 - Aug 2017

Woods Bagot, Shanghai, CN, Intern

Researched and presented strategies to increase light in an office atrium with
Powerpoint. Sketched options to improve circulation in the lounge area of an
office with Photoshop.

Jul 2016 - Oct 2016

HBA Studio, Shanghai, CN, Intern

Rendered options for signage design with Photoshop for a resort foyer and guest
rooms. Assisted in gift shop packaging design with Illustrator.

Jul 2015 - Aug 2015


Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), Providence, RI, US, BArch, Architecture

Oct 2015 - May 2020

Suzhou-Singapore International School, Suzhou, CN, High School, International Baccalaureate

Oct 2013 - May 2015

Columbia University, New York, NY, US, Summer Program

Jul 2014 - Aug 2014

Areas of Specialization