Xi Yao

Xi Yao

Philadelphia, PA, US





University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, US, Graduate Assistant

Working with Jonathan A. Scelsa in M.Arch first year design studio.
Assist in organizing studio sessions, participate in studio reviews. Offering office hour assistance to students.

Jan 2016 - current

Hera Lab Planners, Philadelphia, PA, US, Summer Intern

Collaboratively work with other primary Architecture firms during the schematic design phase specialized in lab planning.
Produce marketing rendering images for past projects.

Jun 2015 - Aug 2015

Gen Architects, Shanghai, CN, Summer Intern

Wisdom Tree Business Incubator Architectural Design
Chang Yang Valley Mater Planning

Jun 2014 - Aug 2014

China Architecture Design & Research Group, Beijing, CN, Summer Intern

Help produce architectural drawings for the interior renovation for the Beijing National Stadium(Bird Nest).
Modeling for National Aquatics Center Schematic Design.

Jun 2013 - Aug 2013


University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, US, MArch, Architecture

With a Certificate in Ecological Architecture

Aug 2013 - current

Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, CN, BArch, Architecture

Aug 2009 - May 2014

Washington University in St. Louis, Saint Louis, MO, US, Bachelors, Architecture

Transferred from Harbin Institute of Technology to Washington University in St. Louis after sophomore year.

Aug 2011 - May 2013