Jian Xie

Jian Xie

Los Angeles, CA, US

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My name is Sean Xie, a graduate from UCLA A.UD's three-year program with a Master of Architecture I degree. Previously, I have worked in Shanghai for 6 years, including 4 years as an interior designer in IBI Group, and 2 years as an instructor at an art college. 

As an interior designer at IBI Group, I have contributed to the design of numerous projects including office buildings, headquarters, hotel, residential projects in Shanghai with world renowned developers such as Greenland, Bank of Communications, and Baolong International.

I am familiar with most design software including AutoCAD, Rhino, Revit, Adobe Creative Suites, SketchUP, Microsoft Office Suites, etc. Moreover, comparing to other architects, I have comprehensive skills from my landscape design background at China Academy of Art, and practical experiences in the interior design sector that can be applied to future architectural project designs. 



IBI Group, Shanghai, Senior Interior designer

I was mainly in charge of the interior projects design, presentation, and involved in company marketing work.

Sep 2011 - Jun 2016

Shanghai Film Art Academy, Shanghai, College Instructor

Taught in the Digital Environmental Design Department. Taught interior design courses including Office Building, Retail, Show Flat, and Restaurant.

Jul 2009 - Jun 2011

Fleming Landscape Planning Co., LTD, Shanghai , Project Designer

Involved in wetland Park project in Nanjing and Wetland Park in Chongming Dongtan Nature Reserve of Shanghai. Primarily responsible for wetland park planning, production of analysis diagrams and presentation.

Jun 2010 - Aug 2010


University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Los Angeles, CA, US, Masters, Architecture and Building Sciences

Sep 2016 - Jun 2019

China Academy of Art, Hangzhou, CN, BArch, Landscape Architecture

Sep 2005 - Jun 2009


The B&B (Bed & Breakfast) Design China in Zhejiang Province, 1st Place


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