Adam Welker

Adam Welker

Columbus, OH, US



Adam Welker is an architectural designer and artist in Columbus, Ohio.

Adam studied drawing and painting as an undergraduate at The Ohio State University. He received his Master of Architecture degree from the Knowlton School of Architecture at The Ohio State University in 2012.

After a short time at a local non-profit design firm, Adam began working as an architectural designer with Ford & Associates Architects in Columbus, Ohio. There, he applies his skills in design, graphics, and 3D modeling to a wide variety of commercial projects across the United States.

Adam has had the privilege of working with clients like AmazonTime WarnerDSWThe Ohio State UniversityLimited BrandsWexner Medical Center, and more.

Adam is passionate about travel, urban design, cycling, drawing, painting, and reading. He continues to take on freelance drawing and painting commissions.



Ford and Associates Architects, Columbus, OH, US, Architectural Designer

Lead 3D architectural designer.

Experience in commercial, office, residential, industrial/warehouse, and mixed use projects.

Worked in leadership positions on project phases from design through construction completion; schematic design, 3D modeling, rendering & presentation graphics, planning & zoning approval, design development, construction documents, engineering coordination, and construction administration.

I have had the privilege of working with clients like Amazon, Time Warner, DSW, The Ohio State University, Limited Brands, and more.

Sep 2012 - current

Neighborhood Design Center, Columbus, OH, US, Architectural Design Intern

Aug 2012 - Sep 2012

The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, US, Graduate Assistant

Taught arch. history and theory sequences

Jan 2012 - Jun 2012

The Ohio State University, Europe; various, Teaching Assistant

Taught architectural sketching on the Knowlton School of Architecture's European study abroad programs. 2010-Paris, 2011-Vienna.

Jun 2010 - Jul 2011


The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, US, MArch, Architecture

Aug 2009 - Jun 2012

The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, US, Bachelors, Fine Art, Italian

Aug 2005 - Jun 2009

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