Yidi Yao

Yidi Yao

New York, NY, US




BIG | Bjarke Ingels Group, New York, NY, US, Architectural Assistant

Olive Towers
-Carried out concept design, digital modeling for scheme and facade of the towers.
Two direct reviews with clients. Physical models building. Rendering and visualization for the presentation book.Material research. Digital facade building and rendering test for different materials.

Sep 2014 - Oct 2014

ADEPT Architects, Guangzhou, CN, Architectural Assistant

SME Headquarter Building competition,Shenzhen,China
-Carried out background researching, concept design for the typology of Small-Medium Enterprise Office.
Digital models building and diagramming.

Jul 2013 - Aug 2013

Atelier CNS, Guangzhou, CN, Architectural Assistant

Foshan Art Village,Foshan,China(commission)
-Carried out concept design for Art village, designing different components for exhibition and retail parts. Plans drawing. Physical study models building. Digital models building.
Diagramming and sections drawing for Before-and-After comparisons. Assisted in rendering and visualization. Preparing presentation materials.

Jul 2012 - Sep 2012


Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, US, MArch, Architecture

Jun 2013 - Jun 2014

South China University of Technology, Guangzhou, CN, BArch, Architecture

Sep 2008 - May 2013

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