Zheng Gu

Zheng Gu

Jersey City, NJ, US

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I am a young enthusiastic architect with half-year work experience just having received Master of Architecture degree from the University of Michigan. I have many experiences on Chinese commercial and residential projects including coordinating and designing during my undergraduate study and internship in Beijing. 



CBT Architects, Boston, MA, US, Extern

Assisted with digital detail modeling in design development phase. Being involved in some design coordination meetings with clients and consultants from which I got a deeper understanding of how to mediate the architectural design intent with relevant code issues and field constraints.

Feb 2016 - Feb 2016

ZNA Architects, Beijing, CN, Intern Architect

Aided project teams on more than 10 different projects. Task includes 3d modeling, AutoCAD documentation, construction detailing, and proposal organization/submittal. Independently accomplished the urban design and building design of the Harbin Animation Industry Park.

Mar 2014 - Jun 2014

Turenscape, Beijing, CN, Intern Architect

Worked directly with project manager day-to-day and aided project teams in the schematic design phase.

Dec 2013 - Feb 2014


University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, US, MArch, 2-Year Master of Architecture

Through the two-year studying at the Michigan, I have widened my perspective as well as developed a sound professional foundation. The busy and intense study life has been of much help in cultivating my ability of fast learning and problem- solving. I won an AIA Huron Valley Chapter Jury Award for the 2016 UMICH Student Show.

Sep 2015 - Apr 2017
Sep 2010 - Jul 2015


2016 Graduate Scholarship, Award

Awarded by AIA Huron Valley during studying in the University of Michigan, one of two winners in the 2016 Taubman College Student Show.


2015 National Outstanding Student Work Award, Award

Awarded by National Steering Committee of Urban and Rural Planning Education in China (NSCURPEC) during undergraduate study for my undergraduate thesis work.


2014 Streetscape Design Competition, 3rd Place

3rd prize awarded by Beijing Municipal Commission of Urban Planning (BMCUP )during undergraduate study.


2013 Outstanding Student Work Award/ 2012 Excellent Student Leader Scholarship/ 2010 Freshman Scholarship, Award

Awarded by my undergraduate school


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