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Hua Wei

Hua Wei

Los Angeles, CA, US

 
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About 

Hua Wei is a master degree student in Architecture at the Now Institute at the University of California, Los Angeles, under the direction of Thom Mayne. Wei and her team members have finished the Tencent Technology Campus design, and they are developing a sustainable architecture project in Haiti. Wei has a BA in Architecture from Beijing University of Technology(BJUT), and she was awarded the 2015 and the 2016 First Prize for Exceptional Studies Fellowship. A year later, Wei represented the university to participate in an architectural design workshop with the University of South Australia, including traditional building tour and residential building research. Also, she helped her mentor, a Ph.D. from Delft Institute of Technology, to update the research of Beijing DongSi Hutong. Before graduating from BJUT, Wei finished her internship job as an assistant engineer in Beijing Institute of Architecture Design, carrying out construction drawing for Wanda(a large and lucrative corporation in China) Building Standardization Project. Prior to her graduate study at UCLA, she worked as an architectural intern for Vector Architects, where she participated in the design work of Tianjin Nankai University Teacher Development Center which is in constructing. As a designer, she volunteered 2016 Beijing International Design Week and finished window dressing mission independently in a Beijing traditional district. In the future, Wei hopes to try her whole life using her profession to make the world better, especially focus on the construction of infrastructures and houses in deprived areas.

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Employment 

Vector Architects, Beijing, Architectural Intern

Participated in the design work of Tianjin Nankai University Teacher Development Center ( office building) which is in construction.
Responsible for digital model building, rendering, and detailing under project team leaders, and prepared for phase presentation.
Performed research on structures materials including communicating with material suppliers.
Conducted electricity analysis according to the construction drawing and three-dimensional model building.

Apr 2018 - Jun 2018
 

Beijing Institute of Architecture Design, Beijing, Engineering Assistant

Carried out construction drawing for Wanda(a large and lucrative corporation in China) Commercial Complex Building Standardization Project.
Communicated directly with clients for design modify.
Designed under the direction of senior engineering staff.
Construction Statistic.

Sep 2016 - Dec 2016
 

Education 

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Los Angeles, CA, US, MArch, SUPRASTUDIOS Urban Strategy Studio

GPA: 3.66/4.0
Research associate in THE NOW INSTITUTE directed by Thom Mayne
Involved in CEMUCHCA Music School and The Tencent Campus design

Aug 2018 - Jun 2019
 

Beijing University of Technology, Beijing, CN, BArch, Architecture

GPA: 3.66/4.0
Awarded 2015,2016 First Prize for Exceptional Studies

Sep 2012 - Jun 2017
 

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