Victor Tzen

Victor Tzen

Syracuse, NY, US





Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, US, Assistant Professor

Summer Studio Coordinator (2013)
Thesis Research Studio (Fall 2012 – Spring 2013)
Arc107 Architectural Design 1 (Fall 2009-2012), Co-Coordinator 2012
Arc108 Architectural Design 2 (Spring 2010-2012)
Arc182 Representation 2 (Spring 2011-2012)
Arc563 Introduction to Computer Applications in Architecture (Fall 2009)
Arc500 Digital Graphic Imaging in Architecture (Summer 2010)
DIGITAL Workshop Series (2010 – 2013)
Digital Media Workshop (Summer 2010 - 2012)
Summer Architecture Exploratory Design Studio (Summer 2013)
Thesis Preparation (Summer 2012)
Arc/Ant/Hst/Sas, A Path to Water, Study Abroad Program to India (Summer 2011)

Aug 2009 - current

Atelier Bow-Wow, Tokyo, JP, Intern

Pony House, Sagamihara Kanagawa [Design Development – Construction]
Design Team, Model Building, Design Drawings, Site Visits

Rockscape, Liverpool Biennale, Liverpool England [Schematic Design – Construction]
Design Team, Modeling (2D + 3D), Design + Construction Drawings, Renderings

Tread Machiya, Meguro-Ku Tokyo [Schematic Design]
Design Team, Model Building, Design Drawings

Ordos House, Ordos Mongolia [Schematic Design]
Design Team, Modeling (2D + 3D), Design Drawings, Renderings, Presentation Boards

Publication and Editor of several articles

May 2008 - Jul 2008

SHoP Architects, New York, NY, US, Intern

Madison Square Garden, New York, NY [Schematic Design Phase]
Design, Model Making (2D + 3D), Design Drawings, Client Meetings, Façade Design, Master Planning, Material Research, Feasibility Studies and Renderings

Resort at Mammoth Mountain [Schematic Design Phase]
Design, Model Making (2D + 3D), Presentation Drawings and Renderings

May 2007 - Aug 2007

Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates (KPF), New York, NY, US, Intern

KPMG European Headquarters, Canary Wharf London [Schematic Design Phase]
Building Plans, Site Plan, Elevations, RCP, Curtain Wall Detail, Parking, Modeling, Rendering

May 2006 - Jul 2006

Alpha Design Associates, Atlanta, GA, US, Junior Architect

Akbar Restaurant: Renovation Project (2002) [Schematic Design – Construction]
Site measurement, Concept Design, Plan, Section, Elevation, Wall Detail, RCP, Lighting, Rendering, Parking, Window Schedule, Door Schedule, MPE consultation meeting, County Review, and Photography.

Seoul Plaza: New Commercial/Retail (2004) [Schematic Design – Construction]
Plan, Section, Elevation, Framing Plan, Window Schedule, Door Schedule, Parking Plan, County Review, Landscape, Photography

Duluth Rail Museum: Cultural (not built) [Schematic Design – Design Development]
Site Planning, Rendering, Plans, Elevations, Landscape, Photography

Lawrenceville Church: Religious (2004) [Construction Document – Construction]
Site Plan, Plan, Elevation, Wall Section, Parking

Century Plaza: New Commercial/Retail (2005) [Schematic Design – Construction]
Site Plan, Concept Design, Parking, Plan, Elevation, RCP, Landscape

Townhome Design/Master Plans: Residential/Master Planning (2003-2005)
Schematic Design – Construction. Master Plan, Plan, Elevation, Wall Section, Lighting, Electrical, Door Schedule, Window Schedule, Bathroom Detail, MEP Consultation Meeting, Fire Marshall Review, County Review, Site Visit

May 2003 - Mar 2005


Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, US, MArch, Architecture

Aug 2005 - May 2009

Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech), Atlanta, GA, US, Bachelors, Architecture

Aug 2000 - May 2004


AIA NY: Visions of the Future Exhibition, Other


Graduate Travel Fellowship, Grant


Henry Adams Medal, Award


Areas of Specialization