Dane Zeiler

Dane Zeiler

Brooklyn, NY, US





Perkins Eastman, New York, NY, US, Junior Architect

Aug 2014 - current

DLR Group, Chicago, IL, US, Architectural Intern

Participated in the construction documentation and CA phases of design for the completed Metea Valley High School, in Aurora, IL. Responsibilities included project documentation, drafting, construction observation, and research.

May 2008 - current

LxD Design Consultancy, New York, NY, US, Job Captain

Primary role includes bringing projects from Design Development through realized Construction Documents, while assisting in preparation of executive review submissions, site surveys, bid proposals, RFI responses, submittal review, zoning analysis, permitting, budget analysis, schedule oversite, fabrication coordination, MEP coordination, shop drawings review, site documentation, punch lists, and project closeout

Jan 2013 - Aug 2013

Archi-Tectonics, New York, NY, US, Architectural Designer

Responsibilities included conceptual & schematic design, 3d modeling in Maya and Rhino. Produced production quality renderings with Maxwell Render and Photoshop. Provided presentation quality work with drawings produced in AutoCAD and fully rendered/annotated through illustrator, photoshop and indesign. Provided animation services with Maya and post production compositing in After Effects. Managed various interns through all projects including software tutorials and scheduling/task identification.

Jun 2011 - Jan 2013

Kokkugia, New York, NY, US, Digital Artist

Participated in schematic design for the National Art Museum of China competition
Responsibilities included explicit Maya modeling, conceptual design, and production quality rendering with Maxwell + Photoshop.

Dec 2010 - Jan 2011


University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, US, MArch, School of Design

Aug 2010 - May 2011

Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK, US, BArch, School of Architecture

Aug 2000 - May 2005


Arthur-Spade Brooke Memorial Prize, 3rd Place

The ARTHUR-SPADE BROOKE MEMORIAL PRIZE: 2011, “For merit in architectural design”
Awarded to three top graduates at The University Pennsylvania Masters of Architecture program;
Formerly awarded to Louis I. Kahn


Caudill Fellowship, 1st Place

Awarded to the top portfolio of graduating students at Oklahoma State University. Based on in-house selection of three candidates and final selection from un-biased Alumni from around the U.S. who travel to Oklahoma for judging purposes. The fellowship grants a sum of money for architectural study around the world as planned by the awarded student.


European Book Award, 1st Place

Awarded to the top portfolio of work comprised of pencil and ink sketching exercises conducted over the course of a summer European study program.


Areas of Specialization