Rugui Xie

Rugui Xie

Cincinnati, OH, US

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I am an M.Arch II graduate student at the College of Design, Arts, Architecture, and Planning (DAAP), University of Cincinnati, with a graduation date of April 2021. I am currently seeking a full time entry-level designer position with a prestigious architectural firm in United States.



ArchiDogs, Part-time editor

Author and editor for ArchiDogs (an online architectural and design platform), responsible on:
- interviewing architects and artist
- writing interview scripts
- editing architectural design related articles

Mar 2019 - current

Gensler, Chicago, IL, US, Architectural Intern

Worked with 2 teams 1). Confidential Airline Headquarter (SD & DD phase) 2). 550 W Randolph Office renovation & addition (DD phase) on:
- model & rendering the conceptual sketches ( Rhino & SketchUp)
- fabricate 3d print models for building schemes (Ultimaker & Cura)
- DD drawing sets (architectural and interior sections)markup & drafting (Revit BIM 360)
- Client presentation diagram (Adobe Suites)

Jan 2020 - May 2020

Genarchitects, Shanghai, CN, Architectural Intern

Worked with 2 teams 1). Wulong Ao Village - Alila Hotel and Resort (SD phase) 2). Warehouse Renovation (CD phase) on:
- CD drawing sets drafting (CAD)
- Warehouse interior view rendering (Vray)
- Compile project construction photos and schematic drawings for publications (Adobe Suites)
- Client presentation diagrams & English translation

May 2018 - Aug 2018

lauckgroup, Austin, TX, US, Architectural Intern

Worked with teams Cirrus Logic Headquarter Interior Design (DD & CD phase) on:
- CD drawing sets drafting (Revit)
- Interior view rendering (Revit Render + Photoshop)
- Interior finishes sample ordering and library organization
- Client presentation diagrams (Adobe suites)
- On-site survey & construction site check

Sep 2017 - Dec 2017

Architecture Incorporated, Reston, VA, US, Architectural Intern

Worked with various teams of health care(CD phase), K-12 (CD phase) and retail project (CD phase) on:
- SD & DD drawing sets & furniture, lighting fixture modeling (Revit)
- Architectural details drafting for firmwide standard (Revit)
- On-site survey

Jan 2017 - May 2017


University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, US, MArch, Master of Architecture

Sep 2019 - current

University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, US, BArch, Bachelor of Science in Architecture

Sep 2015 - May 2019

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