Iryna Gulin

Iryna Gulin

New York, NY, US

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Architectural designer on the path to licensure with 4 years of professional experience in residential and commercial design from project inception through completion. I have experience in schematic design and evaluation, design development, construction documentation, visualization, building codes and zoning, materials research, specification drafting, DOB/LPC filing, and project closeout. My particular interests are urban research and planning, community revitalization, and human behavior in the built environment.



William Rogers Architect, New York, NY, US, Architectural Designer

Participating in all phases of the project, from initial client meeting, through schematic design, design documentation, construction drawing set, DOB review, bidding and negotiation, construction administration, and project closeout.

Overseeing construction by conducting site visits with the construction team, keeping log of progress and schedule, checking quality of completed work, submitting RFIs, meeting minutes, reporting to the architect and client.

Conducting material and product research for designs requiring custom built solutions.

Preparing complete filing sets for the Department of Buildings and creating presentations for the NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission.

Dec 2017 - current

Designblendz, LLC, Philadelphia, PA, US, Visualization Designer

Generated design options in response to client’s needs informed by site specific restraints.

Prepared design and construction documents for residential projects and documentation sets for variance applications.

Staged and visualized spaces for pre-construction marketing campaigns.

May 2016 - Nov 2016


Philadelphia University, Philadelphia, PA, US, BArch, Architecture

B.Arch in Architecture (Magna Cum Laude)
Dean's list: 2012 - 2017

Minors: Construction Management and Sustainability.

Besides pursuing studies related to architecture and the two minors, classes in photography, sustainable facade design and experimental modeling were taken.

Aug 2012 - May 2017


Top 60 AIAS Members, Award

An award received from the American institute of Architecture Students to the top 60 AIAS members who have contributed to the success of the organization.


AIA Henry Adams Gold Medal, Award

A Gold Medal and Certificate awarded from the American Institute of Architects to the top ranking graduating student in the architecture program at Philadelphia University.


Finalist, Norristown Dragon Boat Training Facility, Other

Project was chosen to be presented to the West Norriton community members during a township meeting.


Finalist, Urban Equinox Competition, Other

A lighting design project chosen as a finalist in the annual Philadelphia University Urban Equinox Competition, judged by the faculty of Philadelphia University and visiting design professionals from the Finnish Mobile University.


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