Emily Kanner

Emily Kanner

New York, NY, US

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Rikkert Paauw Tallinn Architecture Biennale (TAB), Tallinn, EE, Installation Artist Assistant

-Assisted artist Rikkert Pauuw on the design and build for an installation for the 2019 Tallinn Architecture Biennale “Beauty Matters”.
-Participated in daily on-site construction work.
-Coordinated volunteer scheduling.

Aug 2019 - Sep 2019

Tulane School of Architecture First Year Design Studio, New Orleans, LA, US, Teaching Assistant

-Assisted in the development of first year students’ design and technical skills through individual crits, pin-ups, and workshops.
-Coordinated key pedagogical milestones, daily responsibilities, and assignments between undergraduate students and Tulane Architecture Professor Adam Modesitt.

Jan 2019 - May 2019

Tulane School of Architecture Digital Output Lab, New Orleans, LA, US, Manager

-Coordinated and managed a team of 13 student staff members.
-Oversaw plotters, laser cutters, scanners, and 3d printers in the digital output lab for the Tulane School of Architecture.

Aug 2015 - May 2019

Office of Jonathan Tate, New Orleans, LA, US, Architectural Intern

-Developed construction documents and schematic design drawings for residential and commercial projects.
-Attended client meetings in office and on site.
-Measured properties and developed as-built drawings.
-Researched building code requirements for projects in development.

May 2018 - Aug 2018

Morris Adjmi Architects, New Orleans, LA, US, Freelance Architectural Intern

-Measured existing properties and worked on Revit as-built drawings.
-Developed schematic design drawings.
-Assisted with setting up the new New Orleans office location.

Feb 2018 - Apr 2018

Sean Fisher Architects, New Orleans, LA, US, Architectural Intern

-Created Revit as-built drawings, schematic design drawings, and construction documents.
-Attended client meetings and on-site construction meetings.

May 2017 - Dec 2017

M.A. Palumbo Studio, New Orleans, LA, US, Architectural Intern

-Measured existing properties and worked on AutoCad drawings.
-Created detailed project schedules.
-Attended client and on-site construction meetings.
-Selected fixtures and furnishings for clients.

May 2016 - Dec 2016

DESIRON, New York, NY, US, Showroom Intern

-Assisted with furniture design development, sales, and computer filing.
-Planned various events and marketing for the showroom.
-Attended client meetings and design coordination meetings for collaborations.

May 2015 - Aug 2015


Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, US, MArch, Architecture

B.Arch and M.Arch I

Aug 2013 - May 2019


Tulane University STAR Award, Other


Thesis Commendation Award, Other


Distinguished Thesis Award, Other


DSGN 3200 Comprehensive Studio Award, 1st Place


DSGN Studio Portfolio Award, Other


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