Youngseok Ju

Youngseok Ju

Berkeley, CA, US




Renderer, Seoul, South Korea, Freelancer

Exterior & Interior rendering, Product rendering

Mar 2009 - Mar 2010

MUSEUMLAB, Hanyang University, Ansan, South Korea, Research Assistant

2008: Student Assistant - Competition for New Entrance for Pedestrian in Dobong Mt. National Park (Winner)
2008: Student Assistant - Competition for Cultural Facility for Children held by Songpa ward, Seoul (Winner)
2007-2008: Designer - Making Better Village in Ansan City (Awarded the grand prize from the Korean Ministry of Public Administration and Security)

Jun 2007 - Mar 2009

MKPL Architects Pte Ltd, Singapore, SG, Intern

Project: The Competition for the Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw, Poland
Researching case studies, conceptual 3d modeling and rendering, and physical modeling.

Dec 2006 - Jan 2007


University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, US, MArch, Architecture


Architectural Design Studio
- Comprehensive studio: Urban swimming pool
- Studio: Viewing platform for the 34th America's Cup in San Francisco
- Integrated Design Studio at Skidmore Owings & Merrill LLP: Skyscraper in Beijing
- Thesis studio: Emotion, Parameters and Space

Architecture and Environment
- Physical environment in buildings (High Performance Facade), Sustainability in architecture, and Body-conscious design
Architecture and Construction
- Introduction of Construction (graduate level), Structure in studio, Special topic in construction/material,
Theory and more
- Current Issues in architecture, Architectural theory seminar, and The dialectic of poetics and technology

Aug 2010 - May 2012

Hanyang University, Ansan, South Korea, BArch, Architecture

5 year accredited program from International Union of Architects

9 Studios, 4 History classes, 2 Design theory classes, Building materials, Building equipment, Building structure, Statics and Etc.

Mar 2001 - Mar 2009

National University of Singapore, Singapore, SG, Architecture

Exchange Student

Jul 2006 - Dec 2006


UC Berkeley, College of Environment Design - Department Grants, Scholarship

2010-2011 : Department grants/ two semesters


Certificates of the Excellent Academic Achievement, Other

The College of Engineering Science Certificates of the Excellent Academic Achievement
- Cum Laude


The 5th DOCOMOMO Korea Design Competition, Honorable Mention

PROJECT : 'the unexpected sy-ENERGY' revitalizing an industrial heritage at Dangin Power plants


Hanyang University Graduation Exhibition, 1st Place

PROJECT : 'The Unexpected Flow' Magok Waterfront Ferry Terminal


The 13th Gyeonggi Province Architecture and Culture Competition, 2nd Place

PROJECT : 'The Unexpected Flow' Magok Waterfront Ferry Terminal


The 26th National Competition of Korea Institute of Architects and UIA, Honorable Mention

PROJECT : 'beyond the boundary' new 21st century digital library within the urban context


Areas of Specialization