Brenda (Bz) Zhang

Brenda (Bz) Zhang

Oakland, CA, US



Brenda Zhang (Bz) makes art, designs, fabricates, teaches, and organizes in Oakland, USA. They earned a Master of Architecture from the University of California, Berkeley and a Bachelor of Arts with Honors in Visual Arts from Brown University.


University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, US, Lecturer

College of Environmental Design Summer Institute: [IN]ARCH

Graduate Student Instructor
Introduction to Construction (ARCH160), Professors Dana Buntrock, David Jaehning
Energy and Environment (ARCH140), Professors Gail Brager, Stefano Schiavon
Introduction to Culture and Natural Resource Management (ESPM50), Professor Kurt Spreyer

Researcher, Arcus Endowment of the College of Environmental Design, Professor Greig Crysler

Aug 2016 - current

STUDIO URBIS: Architecture/Urban design, Berkeley, CA, US, Architectural Designer

Jun 2018 - Aug 2018

Loubier Design, Philadelphia, PA, US, Architectural Designer / Project Manager

Apr 2015 - Dec 2016

Brown University, Providence, RI, US, Exhibition Designer

Jun 2012 - Jun 2013


University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, US, MArch, Architecture

Aug 2016 - May 2019

Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), Providence, RI, US, MLA Coursework

Jan 2013 - May 2013

Brown University, Providence, RI, US, Bachelors, Visual Arts

Aug 2009 - May 2013


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