Jisi Chen

Jisi Chen

New York, NY, US

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There is a dynamic complex principle in context and every context is complicated. Jisi cares about the dark romantic sense and fragile voice underneath. Her goal is to design things that would left even after her life no longer exists.

Working in materials like resin, wood, paperboard, foam, plastic, etc, her professional skills include Rhino, Grasshopper, Adobe, Maya, 3D printing, robotics, ceramic, and screen-printing. She speak Mandarin and English, and have knowledge in Japanese/Spanish and can understand Cantonese.

Jisi is looking for an intern or junior architect position in E-verified Company.



Homieland Realty Inc., Long Island City, NY, US, Architecture and Marketing Intern

Participating in several sale and rental cases, measuring the apartments on site and draw plans. Talking to potential clients and promoting through different medium. Creating a group of 500 users (maximum) on mobile app. Assisting in event planning and learning knowledge of marketing in new media.

Aug 2018 - current

Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, US, Structur II Graduate Assistant

Assisting professors in emailing answers, grading papers and keeping tracks on each assignment's records. Explaining structural theories after class. Assisting students in fitting and calculating their structure model into each studio projects.

Jan 2017 - May 2017

Zhonghe Design Co. Ltd, Chongqing, China, Architecture Assistant

Assisting principal architect with design of factories such as Dongben Industrial, the third stage of Shuguang Industrial. Works include factory planning, plan and facade adjusting, area calculating and energy saving design.
Quickly learned saving energy software Pbeca for a skillfully use.

May 2012 - Dec 2013


Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, US, MArch, Architecture

Aug 2015 - May 2018

Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc), Los Angeles, CA, US, Making +Meaning

Jul 2015 - Aug 2015


Scholarship of Study Efficiency, Scholarship


Scholarship, Scholarship


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