Amenah Alkendi

Amenah Alkendi

New York, NY, US



M.S. in Advanced Architectural Design

Columbia University | Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation



Gradient Design LLC, Virgilina, VA, US, Design Associate

• Responsible for transforming the design principal sketches and design concept into architectural totality of
exterior and interior design.
• Designing details of interior spaces, material and color selection.
• Auto CAD drawings, 3D design modeling, animation and presentation, exterior hard landscape design,
swimming pool design etc.
• Projects Including: Funeral Chapel, Physician Clinic in the Silicon Valley California, high end property in St.
Louis Missouri and many other luxurious multi million single family houses in the Washington, DC metro area.

Aug 2014 - current

Freelance Fashion Designer, Designer

Successfully provided themes, trend, color, fabrics and trim for high-end designer collection, transformed
initial concepts into highly marketable products.

Jun 2012 - current

Makan Consulting Engineering Firm, Amman, JO, Junior Architect

Contributed in design and developing sketches and concept design, 2D drawings/Auto CAD, 3D design, anima
tion and presentation for final design of projects to clients. Which included: Commercial Projects, Sport Club,
Theater & Cafe’ in a Community University in Amman/Jordan, Complex Building in Erbil/Iraq, Hotel in
Riyadh/Saudi Arabia.
Interior design and site visits to ensure proper and within schedule implementation of projects, regarding resi
dential projects, which included: a Residential Apartments and a Residential gated compound of 48 Villas that
needed interior design, exterior design and landscape work.

Jul 2012 - Jul 2014

Department of Architecture, Amman, JO, Junior Architect

Urban planning of Wadi Araba development project in Aqaba city, which was funded by the Royal Court of

Jan 2014 - Mar 2014


Columbia University, New York, NY, US, Masters, Advanced Architectural Design

May 2016 - May 2017


Graduation project, Astronomy Center, was selected among top five projects., Award


Areas of Specialization