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chaitanya korra

chaitanya korra

Albuquerque, NM, US

 

About 

Chaitanya Korra is currently a graduate student at the University of New Mexico, pursuing his Master of Architecture degree. He worked as a Architectural Designer and Instructor in India across various fields of design including Architecture, Interior design, Urban design. He completed his Bachelor of Architecture from Jawaharlal Nehru Architecture and Fine Arts University, India in April 2014.

Upon receiving his bachelor’s degree, Chaitanya went to work for India’s renowned Architect Hafeez Contractor where he worked as a Junior Architect from 2014-2016. He actively participated in concept, schematic, and design development phases of various projects. He worked on various State and Central Government projects and assisted the Chief Architect for various client meetings. He worked under design and construction documentation for variety of Residential projects.

He also worked as an Architectural Intern at Khosla Associates, Bangalore (2013-2014) where he worked on various Residential and Commercial projects. He worked on working drawings which includes details for Schools, Restaurants and Villas.

Chaitanya is a prestigious recipient of Amigo Scholarship from The University of New Mexico (2016), a merit-based scholarship offered to International Students. He is All India Rank (390) holder in Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (2016) examination.

He has 4 years’ experience in design field and has extensively working with Revit, Rhino, AutoCAD, Google SketchUp, Adobe Suite, Energy analysis, Model Making, Laser cutting and 3D Printing. He is currently researching on Virtual and Augmented reality, Artificial Intelligence, Application of Internet of things in Architecture.  

Employment 

Architect Hafeez Contractor, Mumbai, IN, Junior Architect

- SECRETARIAT, Telangana, India
Design, detailing, drawings and co-ordination

- MANDOLA TOWNSHIP, Uttar Pradesh, India
Design, drawings, 3d modelling

- MEDICAL HOSPITAL, Odisha, India
Design, 3d modelling

- MUSI RIVER FRONT DEVELOPMENT, Hyderabad, India
Research, design, drawings

Nov 2014 - Jan 2016
 

Aesthetic of Interiors Academy, Hyderabad, IN, Faculty

Faculty for
- Diploma in Interior design
- National Aptitude test in Architecture
- Graduate Aptitude test in Engineering

May 2014 - Oct 2014
 

Khosla Associates, Bangalore City, IN, Architectural Intern

- GLADE ONE VILLAS, Ahmedabad, India
Detailing, drawings, costing

- PAWNA HOUSE, Pune, India
3d modelling, detailing

- BALACHANDAR RESIDENCE, Bangalore, India
3d modelling, physical model, detailing, drawings

- SHILPA RANVIR RESIDENCE, Bangalore, India
3d modelling, detailing, costing

- POES GARDEN RESIDNECE, Chennai, India
3d modelling, detailing, drawing, costing

Dec 2013 - Apr 2014
 

Education 

The University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, US, MArch, Master of Architecture

- Member of American Institute of Architecture Students

- Research on Computational Ecologies | Internet of Things in Architecture

- Research on Morphogenesis | Theories of Nature in Architecture

Aug 2016 - current
 

Jawaharlal Nehru Architecture and Fine arts University, Hyderabad, IN, BArch, Bachelor of Architecture

- Member of National Association of Students of Architecture

- Documented Nizam Sugar factory, Nizamabad, India for Louis I Kahn Trophy, National Association of Students of Architecture , NASA 2010.

- Onsite documentation and research work on 1000 Pillar temple at Warangal, India

- Headed the Cultural trophy for Manasara 2013, an Annual cultural festival of Jawaharlal Nehru Architecture and Fine Arts University, JNAFAU.

- Published an article on Death and Architecture on Annual Manasara magazine, JNAFA University, 2011

Jul 2009 - Apr 2014
 

Narayana Junior College, Kadapa, IN, High School, Intermediate 11th-12th

Jul 2007 - Mar 2009
 

St.Joseph School, Kadapa, IN, High School, High School

Jul 1995 - Apr 2007
 

Awards 

International Amigo Scholarship, Scholarship

Chaitanya is a prestigious recipient of Amigo Scholarship from The University of New Mexico (2016), a merit-based scholarship offered to International Students.

2016
 

All India 390 rank in GATE 2016, Other

2016
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills