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Paul Chaca

Paul Chaca

Chicago, IL, US

 

About 

Employment 

Keyconcept Interior Design, Chicago, IL, US, Architecture Intern

- Responsible for drafting floor plans and making 3-D models of interiors
- Contacted and negotiated contracts with vendors and fabricators
- Frequently collaborated with our branding and graphic design teams

Sep 2019 - Jan 2020
 

Education 

University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, US, MArch, Architecture

Aug 2018 - May 2020
 

University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, US, BArch, Architecture

Aug 2014 - May 2018
 

Awards 

UIC School of Architecture Year End Show Exhibitor, Award

2020
 

UIC Faculty Fellowship Award, Award

Award for best 3rd year graduate studio project

2020
 

Schiff Foundation Fellowship, Nomination

Award presented by the Art Institute of Chicago, an annual prize given to the best project produced by an architecture student in Chicago.

2020
 

UIC School of Architecture Year End Show Exhibitor, Award

2019
 

SkyArt Modular Furniture Design Competition Winner, 1st Place

SkyArt, non-profit art program in the south side of Chicago, asked our 4th year undergraduate studio to submit modular furniture proposals for their lobby space. The idea was for the furniture to transform their existing lobby into a multi-purpose space for exhibiting art, working area, and lounging.

2018
 

UIC School of Architecture Year End Show Exhibitor, Award

2018
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills