Lihan Jin

Lihan Jin

New York, NY, US

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Columbia GSAPP M.Arch graduate. Renzo Piano Building Workshop 2019 intern. Experienced Teaching Assistant with a demonstrated history of working in the architecture & planning industry. Skilled in Revit, Rhino, AutoCAD, Adobe Series, Grasshopper, Vray, Microsoft Word, Java, and Leadership. Strong education professional with a Master of Architecture - MArch focused in Architecture from Columbia University in the City of New York. 



Columbia University, New York, NY, US, Core Studio Teaching Assistant

Assisted professor José Aragüez, participated in student desk crits, discussion, and concept development.
Provided tutorials of 3D modeling, physical modeling, Adobe Suite, and V-ray rendering.

Sep 2019 - May 2020

Renzo Piano Building Workshop, Paris, FR, Architectural Intern

Selected by the dean and juries of GSAPP, as the only GSAPP student to work at RPBW in 2019.
Involved in a headquarter office project, covering concept and schematic design phases.
Responsible for site analysis, conceptual design, diagram, CAD Drawing, physical modeling, and Revit modeling.
Participated in daily discussions and group meetings with Renzo Piano, the client, and structural and MEP engineers.

Feb 2019 - Aug 2019

One Architecture & Urbanism, New York, NY, US, Architectural Intern

Involved in the design development phase of "Big U" project in New York, collaborated with Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG).
Responsible for tectonic study, diagrams, renderings, detail drawings, and a mock-up animation.
Won the Tamer Social Enterprise Summer Fellowship.

May 2018 - Aug 2018

Trace Architecture Office (TAO), Beijing, CN, Architectural Intern

Involved in the design of Xindao Street Primary School in Taiyuan, China.
Responsible for site analysis, conceptual design, structural assist, modeling, and producing renderings.

Jun 2016 - Aug 2016


Columbia University, New York, NY, US, MArch, Master of Architecture

Sep 2017 - Jan 2021

South China University of Technology, Guangzhou, CN, Bachelors, Landscape Architecture

Sep 2012 - Jun 2017

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