Harijs Alsiņš

Harijs Alsiņš

Barcelona, ES





Ricardo Bofill Taller de Arquitectura, Barcelona, ES, Architect

Work on several large scale residential developments in Russia, all phases from Concept Design to Working Drawings.

Jan 2013 - Sep 2014

Gage / Clemenceau Architects, New York, NY, US, Intern

Work on projects ranging from urban scale competitions to small scale projects including the design of lighting fixtures and mass customized wall panels.

Projects / tasks:
Khaosiung Pop Center competition / 3D modelling, presentation materials
Robotic Tulip Lights / design, 3D modelling, prototyping, presentation materials
Solar Flowers / design, presentation materials
Sculptural Wall Panels / lead designer in charge of all project tasks

Jun 2010 - Sep 2010

MAD Architects, Beijing, CN, Intern

Work on several large scale projects - development of Huangdu Art House, a 35,000 sqm hotel, auction and exhibition space proposal in central Beijing; Oslo National Museum competition; Ordos Museum in inner Mongolia; and various tasks on other projects.

Projects / tasks:
Huangdu Art Center, Beijing, China / all project development tasks within a small project team
Ordos Museum, Ordos, China / entrance design, exterior lighting, landscaping
Oslo National Museum competition, Oslo, Norway / all tasks within a project team
Urban Forest highrise, Chongqing, China / plan, sectional layout, presentation materials

Oct 2008 - Jul 2009

Arhitektoniskas Izpetes Grupa, Riga, LV, Architect assistant

Work at an office specializing in listed and historical building research, renovation and reconstruction projects, most notably the recently opened Art Museum Riga Bourse which received the Riga Architecture Award of the year 2012 for the best completed project in the capital.

Oct 2004 - Jun 2006


Architectural Association School of Architecture (AA), London, GB, BArch, Architecture

Was awarded the AA Diploma in Architecture and RIBA Part II qualification after two years of studies in AA Diploma units 5 and 1, under Cristina Díaz Moreno and Efrén García Grinda with Tyen Masten, and Tobias Klein, respectively.

Sep 2010 - Jun 2012

University of Brighton, Brighton, GB, Bachelors, Architecture

Was awarded Ba. Arts in Architecture and RIBA Part I qualification after two years of studies.

Sep 2006 - Jun 2008

Riga Technical University (RTU), Riga, LV, Architecture

Enrolled in Bachelor of Architecture program, and transferred to University of Brighton after two successful years of studies.

Sep 2004 - Jun 2006

Helsinki University of Technology, TKK, Helsinki, FI, IFHP Urban Planning Summer School

A short intensive architecture and urbanism workshop focusing on the Finnish town of Porvoo and generating its future development scenarios and proposals.

Aug 2005 - Aug 2005

Areas of Specialization