Julia Klineberg

Julia Klineberg

Washington, DC, US

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I am a recent graduate from UC Berkeley with a Masters of Architecture. I have moved back to DC to work on small-medium scale projects in the area, and to begin developing my own architectural career/ process towards licensure. I have an undergraduate background in Visual Arts and Art History with a concentration in Chinese Language from Rice University. 

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Studio Mayd PLLC, Washington, DC, Designer

Architectural designer for Studio Mayd PLLC in Columbia Heights, Washington D.C. Responsibilities include: schematic design & design development phases, drafting construction documents, permitting with DCRA, corresponding with clients and contractors.

Jan 2019 - current

Sidell Pakravan Architects, Berkeley, CA, US, Designer

Responsibilities included: Digital design models, physical model production, schematic design & design development, construction documents, planning and building permits, meetings with contractors, surveyors and clients

Jun 2016 - Jun 2018

University of California, Berkeley, Washington, Graduate Student Instructor

Fall Teaching Assistant for Undergraduate Architecture Course called "ARCH 11A: Introduction to Architectural Representation":
Responsibilities included: 12 hours per week of desk-crit & pin-up feedback for undergraduate architecture majors; organizing reviews & class lectures, managing other GSIs & fostering productive conversation between students and primary professor

Summer GSI for [IN]Arch Summer Institute:
Responsibilities included: Desk-crit & pin-up feedback for students during 6-week summer course, preparing & presenting lectures and digital technology tutorials, providing project feedback & recommendation letters for graduate program application

Aug 2016 - Dec 2017

The Menil Collection, Houston, TX, US, Volunteer Intern

Responsibilities included: Physical & digital file management, assistance with art gallery openings, writing reference brochures, active engagement with local artist community

Jun 2011 - Jun 2015


UC Berkeley CED, Berkeley, CA, US, MArch, Architecture

Masters of Architecture degree, complete with a graduate thesis on architectural representation and design through the lens of satellite technology and global imagery.

Aug 2015 - Jun 2018

Rice University, Houston, TX, US, Bachelors, Visual Arts

Double major in Visual Arts and Art History with a concentration in Mandarin Chinese Language.

Aug 2011 - Jun 2015

Sidwell Friends High School, Washington, DC, US, High School, High School

Quaker high school in the heart of Tenleytown, Washington DC

Aug 2005 - May 2011


Architizer A+ Award - Finalist, Nomination

The Architizer A+ awards are an annual recognition of a collection of celebrated projects produced that year in a particular category. In 2017, the Siprosa School in Nairobi was nominated as one of five finalists for the Unbuilt Institutional category.


Frank Lee Berry Jr. Award in Art History, Award


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