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Sunny Blount

Sunny Blount

Atlanta, GA, US

 

About 

I am a motivated and outgoing Graduate Student at the Savannah College of Art and Design working towards my Master’s degree in Architecture. I received a Bachelor’s of Design Degree with a major in Architecture from the University of Florida and spent the following two years as an Architectural Intern at the Architecture/Engineering firm, Parsons Brinckerhoff, in Virginia Beach, Virginia. I also have experience in the design and construction of luxury residential and commercial throughout Florida. During my professional and academic experience I have become proficient in 3D modeling, BIM modeling and coordination, construction documents, and presentation imaging/rendering. As a LEED Accredited Professional, I have acted as project sustainability lead and I am capable and ready to work on projects with high performance building standards. I enthusiastic in every step of design and am eager to gain more insight into the design and construction process. I always keep an open mind which allows me to learn quickly and thrive in highly collaborative environments.  I am always seeking opportunities to grow, learn, and discover. 

Portfolio is available online at: http://issuu.com/sblount23/docs/sunnyblount_portfolio

Employment 

BLUR Workshop, Atlanta, Georgia , Architectural Intern

Jul 2016 - current
 

Ecosystem Architecture, Sydney, AU, Architectural Intern

During summer internship, I worked with Ecosystem Architecture to design and construct environmentally and socially sustainable architecture including a high rise residential tower in Melbourne, AU, a renovation of a neighborhood center in North Sydney, and the addition and renovation of a cancer care center in Western Sydney.

Jun 2015 - Aug 2015
 

Mark Macco Architects, Jacksonville Beach, FL, US, Intern Architect

During winter internship, I assisted with Principal architect to design and construct luxury residential and commercial projects throughout Florida. Also worked to standardize Revit/BIM practices in office.

Nov 2014 - Dec 2014
 

Parsons Brinckerhoff, Virginia Beach, VA, US, Intern Architect

Worked as an architectural designer for the Federal Design Division, collaborating with clients and fellow designers to find functional and innovative design solutions. Acted as project sustainability lead, working to maintain high performance high performance building standards throughout the design process.

Aug 2012 - Aug 2014
 

Education 

Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA, US, MArch, Architecture

Sep 2014 - Jun 2016
 

University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, US, Bachelors, Bachelors of Design, Major in Architecture

Jul 2008 - May 2012
 

Awards 

AIA Henry Adams Medal and Certificate of Merit, Award

2016
 

Savannah College of Art and Design Honors Award, Scholarship

2014
 

Homemade Dessert's Edited Architecture Competition, Honorable Mention

Architectural Photography Competition

2013
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills