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Yiyang Sang

Yiyang Sang

Los Angeles, CA, US

 
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About 

Yiyang Sang is a designer architect operating in the field of theory arts, architecture design and construction practice.


Born in Shanghai, he finished his Bachelor degree of BA Architecture and master degree of MA Architecture (with destinction degree) in the University of Liverpool before moving to London to participate Fabfest’17 architecture competition in the University of Westminster.


After years of practice in UA Architecture and Atelier Deshaus, he completed M.arch II programme of SCIArc which leads he to continue his research in Los Angeles.

Elsewhere:

Employment 

Make Architecture, Los Angeles, Architectural Designer

• Coordinated all architectural construction documentation and drawings for each phase of fast-track projects.
• Coordinated with structural/civil/MEP/Soil engineer teams to improve structure sustainability and design.
• Completed and modified construction drawings in Revit workflow.
• Completed 3D modelling in Rhino/SketchUp.
• Completed High quality 3D renderings in Enscape/D5 Render/V-ray.
• Performed complex architectural and design assignments, applying innovative architectural design concepts and advanced professional knowledge.

May 2021 - current
 

OXA Studio, Los Angeles, CA, Architectural Designer

• Coordinated all architectural construction documentation and drawings for each phase of fast-track projects.
• Worked closely with structural/civil/MEP/soil engineer team to design residential and commercial projects in LA county.
• Completed construction drawings in AutoCAD and Revit.
• Completed 3D modelling in Rhino/SketchUp.
• Completed High quality 3D renderings in Enscape/D5 Render/V-ray.

Sep 2020 - Apr 2021
 

Baumgartner + Uriu Architecture (B+U), Los Angeles, CA, US, Architectural Intern / Designer

• Researched new design technology and tools to bolster professional skillset and drive quality deliverables.
• Researched building codes and requirements and applied to design planning.
• Created graphic renderings and models using Rhino and Enscape.
• Consulted with clients to determine functional and spatial requirements of new structure.
• Prepared construction drawings in AutoCAD and BIM based add-Ons.

May 2019 - Aug 2019
 

Aterlier Deshaus, Shanghai/ China, Architectural Intern / Designer

• Researched new design technology and tools to bolster professional skillset and drive quality deliverables.
• Used Adobe Creative Suite to edit images for use in marketing materials and website content.
• Developed design deliverables that elevated, differentiated and functioned on-brand and on-strategy.
• Completed drawings in AutoCAD and Revit.
• Completed modelling in Rhino and SketchUp.

Nov 2017 - Jun 2018
 

Education 

Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc), Los Angeles, CA, US, MArch, M.arch 2

SCI-Arc’s M.Arch 2 is a two, five-semester program leading to a Master of Architecture degree accredited by National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB), allowing graduates to pursue architectural licensure for professional practice in the United States.

Aug 2018 - Oct 2020
 

University of Liverpool, Liverpool/UK, Masters, MA in Architecture

The MA in Architecture is designed for graduates and architects in practice wishing to further specialise in architectural design, develop their design and technical skills, or follow a design research / research path to a PhD. You’ll study a range of academic, research-based topics in specific areas that reflect your experience and interests.

Sep 2016 - Aug 2017
 

University of Liverpool, Liverpool/UK, BArch, BA in Architecture

The programme aims to provide a comprehensive foundation in architecture, which demands knowledge of many different but interrelated disciplines and the development of personal as well as technical skills. In recognition of this, the programme is divided into a series of modules, which allows you to explore design alongside humanities (urban studies, history, theory and technology, structure, construction and environmental design).

This programme is validated by RIBA, prescribed by the Architects Registration Board for the purposes of admission to the UK Register of Architects, and validated by the Board of Architects Malaysia (LAM).

Sep 2012 - Jul 2016
 

Awards 

Harvard GSD 'Andrew Zago' Studio D5 Animation Workshop, 1st Place

Invited as speaking guest

2022
 

2021 Evolo Skyscraper Competition, Nomination

Award for Nomination

2021
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills