Maira Faria

Maira Faria

Kent, OH, US

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Architect and Urban Designer graduated in Brazil's capital with a Master's degree in Architecture from Kent State University, Ohio, focused on environmental and social-focused projects.
Advanced skills in Sustainable Design, Graphic Representation, 3D modeling, GIS, Unreal Engine, Construction Drawings.
Graduate Assistant, digital, and course instructor managing assistants towards student guidance.



Beth Barillo Interior Design, Brasília, BR, Interior Designer

Elaborated and developed projects related to interior design since the beginning until the production of constructive drawings and construction at the field. Participated at meetings and negotiations with contractors and providers for the constructions.

Jan 2021 - current

Kent State University - College of Architecture and Environmental Design, Kent, OH, US, Graduate Assistant (Course Assistant, Teaching Assistant and Digital Assistant)

Assisted faculty and students at the architecture department with the development of the first year of architecture studio projects and classes.
Developed and taught classes for high school students interested in the design field and profession.
Assisted faculty with the progress and success of Second Year studio classes. Helped students to advance and develop their projects during the semester. Provided support to faculty and Students with modeling and technical issues. Taught workshops on Basic Rhino Modeling and Adobe Suite.

Aug 2019 - Aug 2021

Esquadra Arquitetos, Brasília, BR, Architecture Intern

Worked with Architectural projects, Interior Design and Construction Management. The responsibilities vary from: elaborating Architectural projects; following up on renovation works, Technical drawings and 3D modeling, renders, and post- production; monitoring the schedule and finances of the constructions; dealing with clients, contractors, and providers being part of the construction management process.

Jan 2017 - Oct 2018

Projetos Consultoria Integrada, Brasília, BR, Architectural Consultant

Elaborated projects in Architecture, Urban Planning, and Interior Design, as well as negotiation and meetings with customers and clients.

May 2016 - Jul 2017


Kent State University, Kent, OH, US, MArch, Architecture

Aug 2019 - Aug 2021

Uniceub-Centro Universitário de Brasília, Brasília, BR, BArch, Architecture and Urbanism

Jun 2013 - Jul 2019


CAED Dean Scholarship, Scholarship


The Elliot Scholarship, Scholarship


CAED Dean Scholarship, Scholarship


Areas of Specialization