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Cameron Longyear

Cameron Longyear

New York, NY, US

 

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Employment 

Richard Meier & Partners Architects LLP, New York, NY, US, Junior Designer

Working on the interiors team for the 685 First Avenue residential tower in Manhattan.

Jul 2016 - current
 

Richard Meier & Partners Architects LLP, New York, NY, US, Model Maker

Worked in the Model Shop to construct the final model for the Yang Ma residential tower in Taipei; a private residence in Miami; a mixed-use development in Miami marina; and a detailed facade model for the 685 First Avenue tower in Manhattan.

Mar 2016 - Jul 2016
 

Architizer, New York, NY, US, Studio Coordinator

Manage the operations of both offices while assisting with design projects and event planning.

Nov 2015 - Mar 2016
 

HWKN (Hollwich Kushner), New York, NY, US, Studio Coordinator

Manage the operations of both offices while assisting with design projects and event planning.

Nov 2015 - Mar 2016
 

Tristam Steinberg Design, New York, NY, US, Production Intern for Victoria's Secret Valentine's Shoot

Assisted the Production Designer and his Production Assistants with dressing the set for each scene, and both selecting and purchasing props for the Victoria's Secret Valentine's shoot at Pier 59 Studios.

Oct 2015 - Oct 2015
 

LDJ Productions, New York, NY, US, Production Assistant for New York Fashion Week

Assisted in the unique set up and breakdown of each major designer's show at the Skylight Clarkson Square and Skylight at Moynihan Station official New York Fashion Week locations.

Sep 2015 - Sep 2015
 

over, under, Boston, MA, US, Design and Research Intern

Conducted research on post-war modernism, urban renewal and design, and architecture, focused on Pittsburgh, for an exhibit in the Heinz Architectural Center at the Carnegie Museum of Art that over, under curated in partnership with the CM architecture students.

Jan 2015 - May 2015
 

Tufts University, Medford, MA, US, Set Designer for "She Loves Me"

Designed the set for the student-run production of the musical, She Loves Me. I collaborated with the director, as well as costume, lighting and props designers, to establish the concept and then led the scene design. I oversaw and participated in the construction and painting of the set and props. I also created the poster and other promotional materials for the production.

Mar 2014 - Mar 2015
 

Gehry Partners, LLP, Los Angeles, CA, US, Model Maker

Worked on a team, constructing the model for the renovation of the Philadelphia Museum of Art and the Battersea Project in London.

May 2014 - Aug 2014
 

Tufts University, Medford, MA, US, Assistant Set Designer for "Rent"

Constructed set model, designed set façade decoration, painted and constructed the set, and selected and constructed props.

Oct 2013 - May 2014
 

Education 

Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, US, Career Discovery 2015

The six week summer program consisted of three studio projects, supplemented by smaller preparatory exercises, that were instructed at a graduate level. Attended weekly lectures given by practicing architects, landscape architects, urban planners, and urban designers. Gained experience in architectural modeling, drafting, various representational methods, and presenting to critics.

Jun 2015 - Jul 2015
 

Tufts University, Medford, MA, US, Bachelors, Architectural Studies, Art History, Studio Art

The Architectural Studies major took a humanities approach to the practice, surveying the history and anthropology of architecture. Paired with an Art History minor, the major provided me with the opportunity to study a broad history of architecture across various cultures, while also viewing the art practices of the time and their relation to one another. My studies also included various architectural design studio courses, as well as set design courses and projects.

Sep 2011 - May 2015
 

School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA, US, Screenprint and Sculpture

Sep 2013 - May 2014
 

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