Maya Sassoon

Maya Sassoon

New York, NY, US



I recently graduated from Tulane School of Architecture with a 5 year undergraduate MArch degree. I studied in Copenhagen during my fourth year of school where I interned at Zeso Architects for 6 months. Over the summers I gained experience in set design, working on films produced by Lionsgate Co. 

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Pixomondo Visual Effects, Los Angeles, CA, US, Intern

Designed storyboards, characters, and landscape illustrations, using Wacom tablet

Aug 2015 - Aug 2015

Lionsgate Film: Deep Water Horizon, New Orleans, LA, US, Production Assistant

Worked as a Production Assistant in the art department, built physical models, created digital diagrams and drawings

Jun 2015 - Jul 2015

Zeso Architects, Copenhagen, DK, Intern

Rendered in Photoshop, designed graphics in Illustrator, photographed progress on building site

Aug 2014 - Dec 2014

Lionsgate Production Offices, Santa Monica, CA, US, Intern

Practiced concept art and research for visual effects team, experienced the administrative side of the film industry

Jun 2014 - Aug 2014

Lionsgate Film: Divergent, Chicago, IL, US, Intern

Interned for VFX team and art department building models and data wrangling.

Jun 2013 - Aug 2013


Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, US, MArch, Architecture

5 year NAAB accredited undergraduate MArch I degree

Aug 2011 - May 2016

DIS- Danish International School, Copenhagen, DK, MArch, Architecture

15 credit program- Architecture Studio, Visual Journal, Danish Language, Internship

Aug 2014 - Jan 2015

The New School, New York, NY, US, MArch, Architecture

4 credit pre-college program- Architecture studio, Digital Media, and Architectural Drawing

Jun 2010 - Jul 2010


Thesis Commendation, Honorable Mention

7 students in a class of 58 were recognized for outstanding thesis projects


Tulane School of Architecture Review for 2013-2015, Other

Spread of Spring 2015 Studio Project, Duncan Plaza Water Garden


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