Naini Bansal

Naini Bansal

Brooklyn, NY, US

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Architecture professional with a passion for the building technology and the built environment.  Interested in learning and being a part of a team that converts design concepts into reality. Individual with strong work ethic and drive to solve problems. Detail oriented and passionate about work to excel not only as an individual, but also as a team.



Lalvani Studio, Remote, Research Assistant/Intern

- Studied forms and geometries discovered by Dr. Haresh Lalvani.
- Created 3D models of his concepts and ideas using Rhino 3D and grasshopper scripts.
- Analyzed the 3D models to further develop an understanding of the relationship between form, geometries, and architecture.
- Analyzed construction and pre-fabrication possibilities of these morphological forms.
- Created a 100+ page book using Adobe’s InDesign and Illustrator to compile the research, experiments, and their final resolutions.

May 2020 - Jul 2020

Pratt 3D Printing Center, Brooklyn, NY, US, Digital Output Monitor

- Managed and worked with Lulzbot, Objet and Solidscape 3D printers, Artec 3D scanners, and an Universal Laser Systems laser cutter.
- Resolved 3D model issues using rhino, magics, and simplify 3D.
- Assisted faculty and students with choosing correct printing materials from: PLA, Wax, Resin or Ninjaflex.
- Guided faculty and students through various setting choices to best fit their project needs.
- Knowledge of model making methods with latest technologies.
- Cataloged all submissions.

Aug 2019 - May 2020

Pratt Institute Academic Computing Labs, Brooklyn, NY, US, Digital Output Technician Trainer

- Managed large format printers and scanners.
- Trained new student workers.
- Solved computers, printers, and projectors technical issues.
- Navigated students through software and technical difficulties.
- Reviewed print servers and ques.

Jan 2017 - May 2020

Gensler, Morristown, NJ, US, Architecture Intern

- Worked on ground up hospitality and retail projects.
- Visited project sites in different progress stages.
- Used Revit to draft and 3D model design options for clients.
- Read red lines and modified construction drawings in Revit.
- Prepared detailed construction drawings and schedules.
- Finalized site plan, elevation and render drawings for community board meeting.
- Collaborated with 5 interns to develop and present an urban proposal of “The Future of Cities” applied to Newark, NJ.

Jun 2019 - Aug 2019

MidUrban Development, Brooklyn, NY, US, Design Intern

- Worked on four story brownstone residential construction project.
- Contacted vendors to get quotes and material samples.
- Acted as a liaison between owner and contractor, subcontractor, architect, advisers, vendors, consultants.
- Coordinated with contractor to resolve problems on site.
- Surveyed site and drafted the existing conditions.
- Proposed and reviewed design options.

May 2017 - Aug 2017


Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, US, BArch, Architecture (Morphology)

Morphology concentration and Construction Management Minor
- Dean’s and President’s List
- Recipient of International Student Merit Scholarship
- Recipient of Student Worker of the Year 2020 Award
- 3 projects published in Pratt InProcess
- Research Assistant at Center for Experimental Structures(CES)
- Mentor at Pratt Precollege Program
- Secretary of South Asian Student Associate (SASA)

Aug 2015 - May 2020


Student Worker of the Year Award, Award


Student Merit Scholarship, Scholarship


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