Nate Ehrlich

Nate Ehrlich

Houston, TX, US



Nate Ehrlich is a current graduate student pursuing a Master of Architecture at Rice University. Prior to moving to Houston, Texas, he graduated from the University of Minnesota in 2018 with a Bachelor of Science in Architecture. While attending the University of Minnesota, he studied at the Danish Institute for Study Abroad in Copenhagen. With over five years of professional expertise in architecture and design building, his research initiatives encompass a symposium and exhibition on Dutch Complex Housing, which has been showcased across North America, Europe, and Asia. 

Formerly an Associate at SALA Architects in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Nate primarily contributed to single-family residential projects that achieved various awards. His volunteer endeavors encompass the construction of the Aardvark Art Shed in Saint Paul, Minnesota’s Western Sculpture Park, which was published in the 2020 May/June Issue of Sculpture Magazine. 

Beyond architecture, Nate’s passions extend to backpacking and printmaking. His achievements in the latter field have been recognized in the University of Pennsylvania’s Department of City and Regional Planning Student Journal, Panorama



SALA Architects, Minneapolis, MN, US, Associate

Sep 2019 - Aug 2023

LSE Architects, Minneapolis, MN, US, Architectural Intern

Oct 2017 - Sep 2019

University of Minnesota, College of Design, Minneapolis, MN, US, Research Assistant

Oct 2016 - Dec 2018


Rice University, Houston, TX, US, MArch, Architecture

Aug 2023 - current

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, Minneapolis, MN, US, Bachelors, School of Architecture

Sep 2014 - Dec 2018


Buildner Student Award, Award

Iceland Beer Spa, with Alex Piña & Yao Xiao


Morris R. Pittman Traveling Fellowship, Scholarship

Traveling Fellowship to China - Beijing, Nanjing, Shanghai


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