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Becca Landwehr

Becca Landwehr

Washington, DC, US

 

About 

Employment 

OTJ Architects, Washington, DC, US, Intern Designer

Contributed to a shared studio environment in projects ranging from 1,000SF-25,000SF

Prompted projects through various phases including Space Planning, Schematic Design,
Design Development, Construction Documents and Construction Administration phases

Formulated + edited two full construction document sets for permit + pricing (6300 SF + 7000 SF)

Documented LEED (2009) Materials Reuse Credit #1.2 for 100,000 SF completed project

Jul 2014 - Oct 2014
 

Adams Design, Washington, DC, US, Junior Designer

Drafted + edited AutoCAD space plans + elevations

Assisted principal in developing space plans, specifications and schedules

Selected and specified finishes, furniture and equipment for clients and vendors

Mar 2014 - Jul 2014
 

Tracy Morris Design, Washington, DC, US, Intern

Drafted residential space planning options for clients
Collaborated with vendors independently and through DC Design Center to fulfill client orders

Jul 2013 - Oct 2013
 

Education 

George Washington University, Washington, DC, US, Masters, Interior Designer

Academic Honors
Winner, Best in Show Graduate Studio Award for Capstone Project, 2014
Team finalist, Design for Good Charette benefitting DC Central Kitchen, 2014
Winner, Columbian College of Arts + Sciences Fellowship for History of Modern Architecture, 2013

Selected Coursework
Lighting Techniques + Design
Architectural Sketching
Construction Methods + Materials
History of Modern Architecture
Color Theory
Sketch London Study Abroad

Organizations
Student Member, ASID + IIDA
Volunteer, CIDA Accreditation Committee for GW Interior Architecture + Design Department Design in Schools Outreach Program

Additional Experience
Guest Juror for Commercial Studio, Undergraduate (Corcoran), 2014 + Graduate (GW), 2014 Illustrator for 2014 Design Guide to Historic Homes for DC Office of Historic Preservation Philips Lighting Showroom Experience, 2013

Aug 2012 - Dec 2014
 

Awards 

Graduate Studio Award for Best in Show Capstone Project, 1st Place

Jury's selection for top Capstone Project from graduating class of 2014

2014
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills