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Erin Huang

Erin Huang

Jersey City, NJ, US

 

About 

Elsewhere:

Employment 

Vacation by Rail, Chicago, IL, US, Graphic Designer

-Create 3 kinds of travel documentations on the website
-Develop graphic design with marketing department
-Generate design format for promotion.

Jan 2017 - current
 

Chicago Taiwanese Architecture Institute, Chicago, IL, US, Co-founder

-Worked on the presentation for annual fundraising event and website donations.
-Organized 4 teams (Design, Event Planning, Marketing, and Finance) to develop business strategy.

May 2015 - Mar 2016
 

Inter-professional Project with Chicago Youth Center, Chicago, IL, US, Intern

-Designed the typical classroom floor plan for maker space in Rebecca K. Crown Youth Center. Including interior materials, finishes, color scheme, etc.
-Performed site analysis, surveyed existing buildings, maintained product and material samples library.
-Created schematic design, drawing, diagrams, digital model and presentational renderings of the project.
-Coordinated with K-12 education design team and social workers to complete the presentation boards.

Jan 2015 - May 2015
 

Bio-architecture Formosana, Taipei, TW, Intern

-Helped in model making which is mostly made by wood, chipboards, and foam.
-Assisted with the architectural façade produced drawings for a high-rise housing project.
-Built some digital models for simulation, such as viewer position relative to the piece, shadow, and the sun movement.

Oct 2012 - Nov 2012
 

Education 

Columbia University, New York, NY, US, Masters, MSAAD

Merit-based Scholarship

May 2016 - May 2017
 

Illinois Institute of Technology, School of Architecture, Chicago, IL, US, BArch, Architecture

IIT Transfer Scholarship
STEM+ Scholarship
Dean’s Certificate in 2015

Aug 2013 - Dec 2015
 

Awards 

CTBUH 2015 International Student Competition, Award

Fifth Place, Invisible Reservoir

2015
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills