Bangwei Bao

Bangwei Bao

New York, NY, US

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Patient, passionate, and detail-oriented recent architecture graduate with one-year office internship experiences. Independent problem solver with a deep commitment to team-building and communication. Eligible for AXP (Architectural Experience Program), in the process of attaining professional registration. 


Nava Studio, Brattleboro, VT, Junior Designer

Contributed to four RFP competitions by conceptualizing, designing, and producing presentations in booklet and PowerPoint format. Assisting principal with form-finding, graphic, and 3d modeling in Rhino, Auto CAD. Collaborate with engineers and project writers to produce construction and design documents. Facilitated managing a $640,000 public art project in Denver. Engaged in steel, wood, and leather fabrication. Attend design review meetings and produce meeting minutes.

Dec 2019 - current


Assist project architect with schematic design, design development, and construction documents. Assist marketing team with rendering, design documents, and aerial photographs. Attend project coordination meetings and design review presentations. Conduct and assemble a research booklet on micro-hotel and modular constitution. Conduct research on long-span structures and PTFE facade design for the Israeli Air Force Museum competition. Conceptualize and illustrate presentation diagrams and build physical building models. Designed multi-purposed office layouts for the state government of New Jersey

Feb 2019 - Dec 2019

HCN Architects, Astoria, NY, US, ARCHITECT INTERN

Work independently on routine assignments and receive guidance from the principal. Collaborate and work with an interior designer and engineer on single-family houses and restaurants. Contribute to construction administration by translating emails between the architect and Chinese contractor and weekly onsite documentation.

Jun 2017 - Aug 2017


Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, US, BArch, Bachelor of Architecture

Aug 2015 - Jul 2020

Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, US, Architecture Summer Insensitive

Jun 2012 - Aug 2012

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