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JIANWEI LI

JIANWEI LI

Woodside, NY, US

 

About 

Employment 

Columbia University, New York, NY, US, Urban Design Teacher Assistant

Aug 2017 - Dec 2017
 

Architensions, Brooklyn, NY, US, Architectural Intern

Oct 2015 - May 2017
 

New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), Newark NJ, Guest Lecturer

I was invited to give a lecture about Brick Aggregation using Grasshopper in Rhino.

I was also invited as midterm and final studio critic for the second year Architectural Studio " The Project of Memory".

Jan 2017 - Apr 2017
 

University of Miami School of Architecture, Miami, FL, US, Teaching Assistantshop

ARC584 COMPUTATIONAL URBANISM -Professor LI YI
ARC513 COMPUTING -Professor Rafael Tapane
ARC305 Architecture Design V -Professor Allan Shulman
ARC602 URBAN DESIGN STUDIO II -Professor Eric Firley
ARC293 Introduction To Architecture Design II -Professor Alvarez Nelson
ARC601 URBAN DESIGN STUDIO I -Professor Jaime Correa

Sep 2013 - Apr 2015
 

University of Miami School of Architecture, Miami, FL, US, ArcGIS Assitant for U-serve

Assisted in Mapping Survey with Collector for ArcGIS and Data management

Mar 2015 - Mar 2015
 

Guangzhou Urban Planning&Design Survey Research Institute, Guangzhou Shi, CN, Urban planner Assitant

Assisted in The revision of White Swan Estuary Urban Design Project
//CAD drawings, Photoshop and GIS mapping.

Aug 2012 - Jun 2013
 

Guangzhou Urban Planning Bureau, Guangzhou Shi, CN, Intern Urban Planner Assitant

Guangzhou Urban Planning Bureau
Assisted in Ancient Village Investigation of Shitang of Shaoguan City Project
//CAD drawings, GIS mapping and final design books layout

Jul 2011 - Jun 2012
 

Guangdong zhendan architect design co., LTD, Guangzhou Shi, CN, Intern Architect

Assiisted in serveral residential blocks urban design and landscape design
//3D sketchup site modeling, renderings and diagrams design. Layout for final presentations.

Jun 2010 - Jan 2011
 

Education 

Columbia University, New York, NY, US, Masters, MSc Architecture and Urban Design

May 2017 - current
 

University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL, US, Masters, Urban Design

Sep 2013 - Jun 2015
 

Guangdong University of Technology, Guangzhou Shi, CN, Bachelors, Urban Planning

Sep 2007 - Jul 2012
 

Awards 

Flatiron Public Plaza Holiday Design Competition 2016 (Finalist), 2nd Place

I work as the project architect in this fast 2-week competition in July. I generated the final design scheme and produce the concept diagram and material diagram with illustrator and rhino. I help prepared some of the technical drawings, renderings and layout in InDesign till the final submission.

2016
 

Design Our Ryde - Design Idea Competition (shortlist), 2nd Place

http://www.archdaily.com/793611/architensions-shortlisted-for-civic-center-design-using-local-vegetation-in-sydney-australia (Archdaily)
http://www.designboom.com/architecture/architensions-ryde-architecture-as-a-living-system-08-23-2016/ (DesignBoom)

http://www.ryde.nsw.gov.au/Council/Media-Centre/News-and-Public-Notices/Design-Our-Ryde-Shortlisted-Designs-Announced (STAGE 1)

http://architectureau.com/articles/ryde-civic-hub-stage-two-designs-revealed/ (STAGE 2)

one of the four Shortlists in 175 projects from 49 different countries.(one selected by public vote, three selected by juries)

I worked in 5-week as a project architect starting from initial concept, programs development, technical drawings, environmental analysis to the renderings in Stage I. Then, the project was award as one of the three finalists selected by juries and moved on to the Stage II.

In the 4-weeks of Stage II. I continued to work as project architect by finalising the programs, materials and details. I produced final drawings, 3d rhino model, some renderings, program analysis and concept diagrams. Plus, I coordinated with a series of structure engineers, facade consultants and the environmental analysts in Stage II.

2016
 

New Aahrus School of Architectural - Open Design Competition (Highlighted Entry), Award

http://newaarch.dk/
http://aasarchitecture.com/2016/08/new-aarhus-school-architecture-architensions.html

Awarded as Highlighted Entry (16/235) within 235 entries from 47 countries.

It was a 4-week intense competition. I worked closely with principals with the design process as project architect. I create 3d rhino model, drawings with illustrator and photoshop as well as all the diagram in illustrator. Meanwhile, I've made the physical model using chipboard with oxidised iron paint, mat board and acrylic board.

2016
 

edX Honor Code Certificate (95%), Honorable Mention

6.00.1 Introduction to Computer Science and Programming Using Python

by
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2015
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills