Guangmao Xu

Guangmao Xu

State College, PA, US



Guangmao is currently a third year Master of Architecture student at The Pennsylvania State University. His recent internships with architecture design companies provide the opportunity to work on a variety of projects. He has assisted architects to design and develop projects in cultural, residence, office, commercial, and planning. During those internships, he demonstrated that he thrives as part of a creative team while also being able to work autonomously to meet tight deadlines. 

While undertaking the MArch professional program in Penn State, he showed he has motivation and passion for innovative design solutions. These qualities have been proven through consistently achieving distinct results in architecture studio. Throughout his studies, he has developed research skills, design strategy and a high capacity for aesthetic resolution. As a result of consistent practice, he becomes a confident user of Revit, AutoCAD, Rhino, Vray, SketchUp and Adobe suites.

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Kd2 Architect, Glenside, PA, US, Architect Intern

- Survey and Space Plan for multiple renovation projects (office, hospital, residence).
- SD for the IEW office building, Ball corporation building, and Eastern warehouse.
- CD for retail and commercial buildings.
- Rendering and modeling for multiple projects (office, commercial, industry, interior).
- Proposal documents preparation.
- Attended AIA lecture series

May 2016 - Aug 2016

SHEYUAN Design, Beijing, Architect Intern

- SD and DD of Xianghe urban planning at the outskirt of Beijing.
- Modeling and rendering.

Jun 2015 - Aug 2015

Zhongxu Planning & Architecture Design CO.,LTD, Beijing, Architect Intern

- CD for Baidu Cloud Center office building.
- SD for Mentougou Wine Cultural Center.
- Modeling for multiple buildings (office, commercial).
- Survey (residence).

Jun 2013 - Sep 2013


The Pennsylvania State University (Penn State), State College, PA, US, MArch, Architecture

Featured Courses
- Architectural Design
- Contemporary Architecture and Planning Theories
- Materials and Building Construction
- Architectural Structural Systems
- Visual Communications
- Technical Systems Integration
- Environmental Control Systems
- Theoretical Perspectives in Architecture
- Design Inquiry
- Analysis of Architectural Precedents: Ancient to Industrial Revolution

Aug 2014 - current

China Agricultural University, Beijing, Bachelors, Civil Engineering

Structure Design

Sep 2010 - Jun 2014


Graduate Assistant, Grant

- Working with the Marketing and Communication Office of the Architecture Department


The Third Place at New House Design Competition., 3rd Place

New House Design Competition, Beijing


Areas of Specialization