Riwan HEIM

Riwan HEIM

New York, NY, US

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Perkins Eastman, New York, NY, US, Architect

Project co-BIM lead. Implementation of BIM execution plan, project setup, model production, and data exchange. Support and training for the design team.

Assist in design efforts on projects of variety of scales, closely working with the Design Principal and Project Manager in charge.

Prepare program and schematic proposal, and develop in 3d using Revit and Rhino for client review/approval.

Develop and document design concepts, and assist in the production efforts from Concept through
Design Development phase.

Coordinate the work with consultants, assists in organizing meetings and compiles meeting minutes.

Studio-wide sustainability coordinator. Lead the AIA 2030 reporting effort of the studio, organizes sustainability events for staff and inform of firmwide initiatives.

Jul 2019 - current

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, US, Graduate Teaching Assistant

Design studio graduate assistant

Sep 2018 - current

Gensler, Boston, MA, US, Architectural Intern

Jun 2018 - Aug 2018

PLAT ASIA, Beijing, CN, Architectural Intern

Jun 2017 - Aug 2017

HORDOR DESIGN GROUP, Xiamen, China, Intern

Jul 2015 - Aug 2015

Bouygues Immobilier SA, Strasbourg, FR, Intern

Jun 2010 - Jul 2010


University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, US, MArch, MArch Professional Degree (NAAB)

Sep 2016 - current

University of Liverpool, Liverpool, Bachelors, Bachelor of Architecture (Hons)

Sep 2013 - Jun 2016

XiAn Jiaotong Liverpool University-XJTLU, Suzhou, CN, Bachelors, BEng Architecture

Sep 2013 - Jun 2014


Dales Fellowship, 2nd Place

Portfolio competition


Shenk Woodman Competition, 1st Place

Design charrette completed in 7 days. (teamwork)


Edgar Newberry Scholarship, Scholarship


Areas of Specialization