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Kyle Smith

Kyle Smith

Los Angeles, CA, US

 

About 

I am a passionate and detailed designer.  I am always open to hearing about new opportunities  

http://kylejordansmith.com

Employment 

R&A Architecture + Design Inc., Los Angeles, CA, US, Junior Designer

Nov 2016 - current
 

EIS, Venice, CA, US, Architectural Designer

Beeswax Residence, Oregon Coast
Design development/3d modeling
Planning/zoning permit submissions
Plan check submissions

Thun Residence, Pacific Palisades, CA
Interior basement design
3 story sculptural stair design

Apr 2016 - current
 

Forms + Surfaces, Santa Barbara, CA, US, Architectural Systems Designer

Responsible for evolving and expanding the architectural systems product line working with engineering, manufacturing, and marketing to realize. Daily responsibilities involve developing standard product line, custom requests, and visualization needs of the design and development team.

Mar 2015 - Jan 2016
 

Blackbird Architects, Inc., Santa Barbara, CA, US, Junior Designer

The Thacher School - Programming and Design Development for a new dining hall and administration building

The Thacher School - Documentation of as-built humanities building for renovation

New Private Residence (Hope Ranch) - Design of custom entry gate and custom pool bench

SB Zoo Giraffe House - Design Development and drawing sets for submission to HLC.

Nov 2014 - Feb 2015
 

Electroland, Los Angeles, CA, US, Fabricator

Assisted with managing on site construction and fabrication of a large interactive installation for DirectTV’s new headquarters in El Segundo, CA. Summer Position.

May 2013 - Aug 2013
 

Education 

Clemson University, MArch, Master of Architecture

Aug 2011 - Jun 2014
 

State University of New York at Buffalo, Bachelors, Environmental Design

Sep 2006 - May 2011
 

Awards 

3rd Place (19 teams) Comprehensive Studio Competition, Clemson University, 3rd Place

2014
 

Co-Author/Conference Submission, Grant

Learning with CyberPLAYce, a cyber-physical learning environment for elementary students promoting computational expression
CHI EA ‘14 CHI ‘14 Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems. http://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=2579478
*National Science Foundation funding pending

2013
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills