Tiantong Lu

Tiantong Lu

Bloomfield, NJ, US



Tiantong (William) Lu
5 Lawrence St, Bloomfield, NJ, 07003

Interior Architect/Interior Designer

2013-­‐2015 School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL. Bachelor of Fine Arts, emphasis in Interior Architecture, Merit Scholarship. GPA: 3.56

2011-­‐2013 Pratt Institute, NYC. Bachelor of Fine Arts, emphasis in Interior Design. GPA: 3.52

Professional Experience

• Architect, Cybul Cybul Wilhelm Architects, Oct 2016 - Present

Create visual presentations for clients and project team, assist Sr. designer with follow up/track on action items. mark ups. Liaise between architectural and interior departments.

• Interior designer, NK ARCHITECTS, August 2015 – April 2016
Collaborate on interior design projects, including programming client needs, conceptual and schematic design, design development, and construction documentation. Work directly with clients to develop space planning concepts and generate program documents. Participate in selection of furniture and
specifications. Generate finish plans, specification, and material selections required for construction.Work with consultants, furniture dealers, product reps, and fabricators to meet overall project objectives. Assist in managing client expectations, team communication and consultant coordination.

• Engineer Assistant, RJM ENGINEERING, May 2015 – July 2015 

Support senior engineer, prepare masteries, visit site, drawing in AutoCAD.

• CO-­‐OP internship, Spring 2015
Gensler, Chicago office, Assisted design staff inresearching products and materials. Assisted preparing client presentation and meetings, working on CAD drawing, site visits, measures. 

• Internship,
Summer of 2013 and 2014
China State Construction Engineering Corporation (CSCEC), Beijing, China
Assisted with professional architects and interior designers including idea sketching, building model
and digital drawing in AutoCAD. 

Proficient in AutoCAD, Revit, Adobe CS6, SketchUp, Rhino, MS Office Suite Strong studio art skills include painting, drawing, sculpture and building model 

Online Portfolio

Identity US Permanent Resident


RJM Engineering, Ellicott City, MD, US, Part time engineer assistant

Sep 2015 - current

Gensler, Chicago , Co-op internship

Assisted design staff in researching products and materials. Assisted preparing client presentation and meetings, working on CAD drawing, site visits, measures

Dec 2014 - May 2015

China State Construction Engineering Corporation (CSCEC), Beijing, CN, Internship

Summer of 2013 and 2014
Assisted with professional architects and interior designers including idea sketching, building model and digital drawing in AutoCAD

May 2013 - Aug 2014


School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL, US, Bachelors, Bachelor of Interior Architecture

Relevant Coursework
• Intermediate Interior Architecture I: Thematic Studio, Private
• Intermediate Interior Architecture II: Public
• Beginning Interior Architecture I
• Beginning Interior Architecture II
• Design with Materials Seminar
• Construction into Design
• Design Drawing
• Design Communication

Aug 2013 - Aug 2015

Pratt Institute, New York, NY, US, Bachelors, Interior Design

Aug 2011 - May 2013

Areas of Specialization