James Lieven

James Lieven

Denver, CO, US



Hi! My name is James and I'm an aspiring architect, urban designer, and artist. I have a broad range of skills and interests, including architectural design, urban planning, graphic design, and photography. Currently, I am finishing my master's degree in Urban Design while actively looking for work as a professional designer as a means of attaining my NCARB architecture license. I have a passion for utilizing my skills for making provocative designs that are environmentally sustainable, engage the community, and serve the people they are created for.

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Kohler Co., Kohler, WI, US, Associate Designer

Associate Designer (Architect) in the Architecture & Interior Design Department.

May 2018 - Aug 2020

FRK Architects + Engineers, West Des Moines, Summer Intern

As an intern I worked with an assortment of educational facilities throughout the state of Iowa in different phases from schematic design to construction documents and ASIs. Primarily worked in Sketchup and Revit, but used other programs like Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator for a smaller marketing projects.

May 2017 - Aug 2017


University of Colorado at Denver, Denver, Masters, Master of Urban Design

Focus on Urban Scale design thinking and implementation.

Aug 2020 - current

Iowa State University, Ames, IA, US, BArch, Architecture

Accredited 5-year degree in Architecture, Minor in Digital Media

Aug 2013 - Aug 2018

IE University, Segovia, ES, BArch, Architecture

Study Abroad Program

Aug 2016 - Dec 2016

Areas of Specialization