Mathew Kobe

Mathew Kobe

New York, NY, US

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Reliable and motivated designer with computer skills to fully filled project needs from conceptualization to construction documents. An excellent team player and good in concept building,  model making, sketching and concept verbalization. 



Matcha Love, Edgewater, NJ, US, Barista / Part-time Designer

Working as a Barista and part-time Designer,
I am gaining interest in hospitality after a break in Architecture. Learning the ins and outs of back of house vs. front of house experience and customer service, 
as I gained experience, I was allowed to redesign their menu and labels for products as a side job which was a new and fun experience.

Aug 2016 - Apr 2018

Eight Inc., New York, NY, US, Junior Designer

AutoCAD drawing (Design Documentation and Contruction Documentation), Rhino modeling, Cinema 4D rendering, 
and modeling, physical modeling / laser cutting. 

Feb 2015 - Apr 2016

Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM), San Francisco, CA, US, Architectural Assistant

AutoCAD drawing, Rhino modeling, 3DS Studio Max rendering, basic animation, and modeling, physical modeling / laser cutting. 

Feb 2013 - May 2014

Group I, San Francisco, Intern

Working as intern for a developer, model building, job sites: scheduling and photographing, 
open house coordination, marketing flyer production, site survey and research. 

Jun 2010 - Aug 2010


Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc), Los Angeles, BArch, Architecture

A 5 year program study of Architecture. Main Studio courses included projects from Los Angeles to abroad like Venice, IT and Beijing, China. Seminar courses included History of Architecture, energy and efficiency, glazing, and other contextual supporting information involved in Architectural design.

Aug 2007 - Sep 2012

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