Qi Shan

Qi Shan

New York, NY, US





Obra Architects, New York, NY, US, Intern Architect

I worked for OBRA Architects in a competition for an office building in Geneva; I mainly focused on the Plan and Site Plan drawing.

Sep 2014 - current

Long Way Home, Comalapa, Guatemala, Comalapa, GT, Volunteer

Designed and built a door of classroom, Par pated in designing and build of Maya Technique School

Dec 2011 - Jan 2012

Beijing Unique Design & Exhib on Co. Ltd., Beijing, China, Beijing, CN, Internship

Participated in the construc on drawing for the Hangzhou Umbrella Museum

Jan 2009 - Sep 2009

Beijing Sunshine Art Studio, Beijing, China, Beijing, CN, Instructor

Taught students portrait and figure drawing, graphic design

Jul 2007 - Dec 2007

Chengdu Modern Art and Design School, Chengdu, China, Chengdu, CN, Partner, Instructor

Set up and managed school; taught students s ll life drawing, ink drawing, watercolor, graphic design

Jul 2005 - Jun 2006


Columbia University, New York, NY, US, Masters, Master of Science in Advanced Architectural Design

May 2013 - May 2014

University of Colorado at Denver, Denver, CO, US, MArch, Master of Architecture

Aug 2010 - Dec 2012

China Central Academy of Fine Arts (CAFA), Beijing, CN, BArch, Bachelor of Architecture

Sep 2005 - Jul 2010


Lucille Smyser Lowenfish Memorial Prizes in Columiba University, GSAPP, Award

Best Design in Studio Awarded by Dean Mark Wigley


CAP– Graduate Tu on Award in University of Colorado Denver, Scholarship


Excellent Student Scholarship Award in China Central Academy of Fine Arts, Scholarship


1st Prize in the “Embrace New Century Art Exhibtion”, China, 1st Place


Excellence Prize in the "Taiwan Cross– Strait Paintings Exhibition", China, Grant


Excellence Prize in the "International Youth Artists' Paintings Joint Exhibition", Korea & France, Grant


Silver Medal in the "Panda Cup" International paintings and photographs competition, China, Grant


Areas of Specialization