Natacha Schnider

Natacha Schnider

Los Angeles, CA, US



Designer / Project Manager

DUB Studios | Los Angeles, CA


dub studios, Santa Monica, CA, US, designer

Aug 2016 - current

Summer Architecture Career Workshop, San Luis Obispo, CA, US, Teacher

Lead, advised and assisted a foundational architecture/design studio for high school students.

Jun 2016 - Jul 2016

Cal Poly Digital Fabrication Lab, San Luis Obispo, CA, US, Lab Technician

Assisted with fabrication processes and equipment including the CNC mill, plasma cutter, laser cutters and 3D printers.

Sep 2013 - Jul 2016

SHoP Architects, New York, NY, US, Architectural Extern

Conducted research and design studies, supported design teams with diagraming and rendering imagery.

Mar 2016 - Mar 2016

Min|Day, San Francisco, CA, US, Architectural Intern

Lead design of a pro-bono project, participated in client meetings, bid-set drafting and competition graphics.

Jun 2015 - Sep 2015

MATTERS, Copenhagen, DK, Architectural Intern

Generation of physical and digital models for projects in various stages of development. Support of project teams with graphics, layouts and visualization.

Feb 2015 - May 2015

RAAR Architecture, San Luis Obispo, CA, US, Architectural Intern

Contributed to a material study and research on rammed earth construction - PDCI Grant. Designed an addition to a children’s museum. Provided modeling, drawing and rendering services and was in contact with the client. Produced 1:1 prototypes and testing.

Jun 2013 - Sep 2013


Danish Institute for Study Abroad (DIS), Copenhagen, DK, Architecture

Year long study abroad program.

Sep 2014 - current

California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, San Luis Obispo, CA, US, BArch, Architecture

Sep 2011 - Jun 2016


AIA.CCC Student Design Award, Award

IDIOSYNCRAcity - Thesis Project


Cal Poly Architecture Thesis Award, Honorable Mention

IDIOSYNCRAcity - Thesis Project


ACSA Steel Competition 2014-15, 1st Place

Category 1: Library
In conjunction with Chip Hubert


ARCHITECT 2015 R+D Award, Award

Breathe Brick
Co-inventor with Prof. Carmen Trudell


Areas of Specialization