Claire Cornett

Claire Cornett

New Orleans, LA, US




Manning Architects, APAC, New Orleans, Architectural Designer

LEED Green Associate | Associate AIA

Mar 2016 - current

GoodWood NOLA, New Orleans, LA, Lead Designer and Assistant Fabricator

• Led design work in collaborative setting. Assisted the head fabricator in the building of furniture and interior elements, fabrication work including, but not limited to, welding, metal cutting, and woodworking.
• Produced design and shop drawings with short notice, taking design inspiration from both client’s preference and GoodWood NOLA’s style precedence.
• Worked directly with clients, leading design negotiations and presentations.

May 2015 - Feb 2016

WEAVA, Beijing, CN, Architectural Intern

• Singularly assisted the principal architect in development of a large scale facade design for a popular mall in Fuzhou, China.
• Boosted and managed diagram production and coordination on several projects, competition and commercial.
• Produced detailed drawings for schematic and developmental stages.
• Effectively collaborated and communicated with a culturally and lingually diverse team.

Jan 2014 - Jun 2014

XD Architects, Beijing, CN, Architectural Intern

• Effectively coordinated design team for a five kilometer bridge and island development competition off the southern coast of China.
• Produced renderings, drawings, diagrams, and presentation designs for clients and strict-deadline competitions.
• Actively participated in urban redevelopment of historic Guancheng district in Zhengzhou, China.

Sep 2013 - Jan 2014


University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles, CA, US, BArch, Bachelor of Architecture

Aug 2008 - May 2013

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