Ruofan Chen

Ruofan Chen

Cambridge, MA, US



RUOFAN CHEN, +1-617-615-7586
4 Peabody Terrace #31, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA 

2011 – 2014:
Graduate School of Design, Harvard University
Candidate for Master in Architecture II, June 2014
Final Studio Instructor: Professor Jorge Silvetti
Final Studio title: "In the land of ?andutí."

2006 – 2011 :
Department of Architecture, Wuhan University
Bachelor of Architecture


06/2012–10/2012,01/2013-08/2013 :
Project architect, Zhaoyang Architects, Dali, Yunnan, China
Shuangzi Hotel in Dali, Yunnan, China
- Project managing, concept designing
- Produced schematic drawings, construction drawings, physical and digital models, and renderings.
- Supervised the construction site, discussed with the client.
Home for All (house project), Kesennuma, Miyagi, Japan
- Project managing, concept designing.
- Produced schematic drawings, physical and digital models, and renderings.

11/2012–01/2013 :
Intern, Riken Yamamoto & Field Shop, Yokohama, Japan
Hitachi City Hall competition, Hitachi, Japan
- Participated in concept designing process.
- Produced physical models, perspective section drawing.
THE CIRCLE at Zürich Airport, Zürich, Switzerland
- Produced physical models.

07/2009–08/2009 : 
Intern, Jaeger & Partners Architect, Shenzhen, China
Shenzhen CITIC Bank Tower, Shenzhen, China
- Produced digital models, Interior rendering, section drawing.

AutoCAD, Rhino, Sketchup, Maxwell Render, Atlantis Render, V-ray, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Acrobat, Corel painter, Grasshopper, 3dmax, Adobe Premiere, Adobe Audition, Microsoft Office
Skilled in navigation of the internet and using browsers.

Chinese (Mandarin): Native
English: Proficient
Japanese: Basic

Violin, Guitar, Oil Painting, Sculpture
Badminton, Hiking


Zhaoyang architects, Yünnan, CN, Project architect

May 2012 - Aug 2013

Riken Yamamoto & Field Shop, Yokohama, JP, Intern

Nov 2012 - Jan 2013

Jaeger and Partner, Ltd., Shenzhen, CN, Intern

Jul 2009 - Aug 2009


Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, US, MArch, Architecture

Sep 2011 - current

Wuhan University, Wuhan, CN, BArch, Architecture

Sep 2006 - Jun 2011

Areas of Specialization