Emily Mark

Emily Mark

Brooklyn, NY, US

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I'm an architectural designer with a focus on interior architecture. New York resident, Chicago native. 


Islyn Studio, Brooklyn, NY, US, Project Manager

Sep 2022 - current

Jon Powell Architecture PLLC, Brooklyn, NY, US, Project Manager

Aug 2020 - Sep 2022

Soho House Design, New York, NY, US, Junior Architect

- Construction Document and IFC development for Soho House Austin
- Value Engineering for Soho House Austin
- Joinery design, detailing, and procurement for Soho House Austin
- Construction Administration for Soho House Austin model rooms
- Custom millwork and furniture development for the Ned DC

Apr 2019 - May 2020

34-TEN, Chicago, IL, US, Architectural Designer

- Schematic Design through Permitting and Construction Documents for 8+ single family renovation projects
- Documentation of as-built conditions across all sites
- Schematic Design and Design Development for Haymarket Publishing headquarters
- Schematic Design through Construction Documents for Newport Coffee House
- Schematic Design and Design Development for a photographers studio and residence

Aug 2017 - Apr 2019

Michael Lustig & Associates, Lake Forest, IL, US, Freelance

- Construction Documentation and permitting for a single family landmark renovation project
- Development of marketing plans for various works

Apr 2018 - Nov 2018

Ware Malcomb, Chicago, IL, US, Intern

- Site planning and feasibility design for large industrial sites
- Site planning for Starbucks and other commercial retail clients
- CD, DD, and SD revisions
- Design and organize their award winning submission to ‘Canstruction’ charity competition for Chicago Food Bank

May 2016 - Aug 2016

Streightiff + Associates, Lake Forest, IL, US, Intern

- Physical modeling for upcoming design proposals
- Documenting and archiving past projects
- Modernizing and updating the office

May 2015 - Aug 2015


Washington University in St. Louis, Bachelors, Architecture

Aug 2013 - May 2017


AIA Small Project Award, Honorable Mention

Newport Coffee House won the Chicago Commercial Small Project Certificate of Merit. I was involved in Schematic Design through Construction Documents, including interior and custom furniture design.


Commencement Speaker, 1st Place

I was elected to speak on behalf of my architecture peers during my graduation ceremony in May of 2017. Every year one undergraduate student is elected by their fellow graduating students and faculty to deliver some closing remarks on our time at Wash U.


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