Brian Butterfield

Brian Butterfield

Brooklyn, NY / New Haven, CT




Brian's Travel Blog on Archinect:

Brian Butterfield Travel Blog : Tokyo, Kyoto, Osaka, Kobe, Nara, Awaji Island, Himeji, Kanazawa, Naoshima (Setouchi Art Festival), Hiroshima, Fukuoka

The Takenaka Internship is granted yearly to one student each from the architecture schools of Yale, M.I.T. and the University of Pennsylvania. The Takenaka Corporation traces its history back more than four hundred years and this internship provides American students of architecture with a summer of valuable training at Japan's oldest architecture, engineering and construction firm. Based out of the Osaka design office, interns participate in various aspects of design and also accompany archite

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Yale University, Director of Exhibitions

Aug 2011 - current

Takenaka Corporation, Osaka, JP, Design Fellowship

Jun 2010 - Aug 2010

Self - Designer/ Contractor, Fairfield, IA, US, Designed and built a 1600sf off the grid, zero impact residence

Nov 2007 - Nov 2008

Della Valle + Bernheimer, Brooklyn, NY, US, Project Architect

Dec 2004 - May 2008

Roseboom Miller Architects, Minneapolis, MN, US, Intern Architect

Aug 2004 - Dec 2004


Yale University, MArch, Architecture

Aug 2008 - May 2011

Washington University in St. Louis, Bachelors, Architecture

Sep 2000 - Apr 2004
Jun 2002 - Aug 2002