Indhumathi Venkatachalam

Indhumathi Venkatachalam

Chicago, IL, US




Gensler, Chicago, Designer

May 2018 - current

FR-EE / Fernando Romero Enterprise, New York, NY, US, Architectural Intern

Worked on Reforma tower (Mexico city) design development phase,
construction documents, client presentations, hand models.
Extensive research on climatic design, facade skin, sky lobby design
of the tower, office interior. Gained more knowledge from collaborating with architects from different parts of the globe

Jun 2017 - Aug 2017

Nyc Design studio, Brooklyn, NY, US, Architectural Intern

Focused on design research and initial design development of co-housing communities in upstate New York. Worked on construction documents, interiors, 3d visualization, book design, presentations.

Jun 2016 - Aug 2016

Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc), Los Angeles, CA, US, Office management Intern

Graphic Design for School Magazines, Banners, Invitations, presentations,
Office Management

Sep 2015 - Mar 2016

Synergy Property Development Services Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore, IN, Intern architect

Worked on Kigali Rwanda Township Project, Helped in Construction Drawings phase using Revit for Townhouse , apartment design, Detailing, Revit 3d Modelling, Rhino 3d Models, Hand Models, Diagram Illustrations ,Client Presentations

Jun 2013 - May 2014


University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI, US, MArch, Master of Architecture

Master of Architecture
Transferred from SCI-Arc to study technical and construction
Thesis - Exhibition Design space
(Unmaking of the Museum - Prof. Mo Zell)

Sep 2016 - Dec 2017

Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc), Los Angeles, CA, US, MArch, Master of Architecture

Developed unique skills to approach a design problem.
Exposed to works and design approach of star architects like
Thom Mayne, Frank Gehry.
Learned 3d modeling software, animating technique, representation

Sep 2015 - May 2016

Anna University, Coimbatore, IN, BArch, Bachelor of architecture

Thesis - Cruise terminal, Goa consulted with Foster + Partners, Hong Kong
office to learn about artificial island creation and land reuse. Focused on the design process and onsite construction details. Participated in 12 competitions and workshops across India.

Sep 2010 - May 2015


Somerville Design Excellence Scholarship (USA), Scholarship

Given by Somerville.Inc for design excellence with strong
graphic presentation skills


Areas of Specialization