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Yuchen Qiu

Yuchen Qiu

New York, NY, US

 

About 

Employment 

goCstudio, Seattle, WA, US, Intern Architect

• Involved in different stages of the design process of an 1100 sf public gallery project, 3500 sf winery project, and multiple residential projects at various scales (from 330 sf to 5500 sf).
• Created plan options for several residential projects at the SD phase for review.
• Produced high-quality renderings for design development, client meetings, and marketing purposes.
• Prepared and modified construction drawings in AutoCAD.
• Created digital models of construction details (wall assemblies, siding details) in SketchUp and Rhino based on construction drawings for review.
• Edited short advertising films of projects for marketing purposes.
• Involved in the design and setup of exhibition spaces (wall drawing, exhibition).

Jun 2018 - May 2019
 

Guangzhou Design Institute, Guangzhou, CN, Summer Intern

• Involved in early SD phases of 3 different projects (2 libraries and 1 children’s activity center)and provided useful design ideas.
• Prepared and modified drawing in AutoCAD, such as plans, sections, and elevations as instructed.
• Assisted architectural teams in dimensional surveys of buildings
• Digital model making in SketchUp and Rhino, and sometimes in Grasshopper.
• Presented the schemes of new projects to seek approval.

Jul 2016 - Aug 2016
 

Education 

Columbia University, New York, NY, US, MArch, Master of Architecture

Sep 2019 - current
 

University of Washington, Seattle, WA, US, Bachelors, Architectural Design

Sep 2013 - Mar 2018
 

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