Ruxiao Liu

Ruxiao Liu

New York, NY, US

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 I am a student of MSAAD program from GSAPP, Columbia University and will be graduating in May 2019. This summer, I would like to expand my knowledge of current environments in architecture fields. 



JHD Architects, Shanghai, CN, Architectural Designer

Project_01: Lai's House, Jinshan, Shanghai [SD-CD]
Role: [Chief Designer] plan, facade, detail, construction Project_02: Neighborhood Center, Shanghai [SD-CD]
Role: [Chief Designer] facade, interior design, construction Client: The Government of Hongkou District, Shanghai Project_03: Landscape of Huitou Shopping Center [SD-DD] Role: concept design, diagrams, 3D modeling

Jul 2017 - Mar 2018

Natural Build Operation LLC, Shanghai, China, Shanghai, CN, Intern designer

Project_01: Fuling Zen Teahouse, Fuling, Chongqing
Role: 1:300 physical model, diagrams, plan layout
Client: The Government of Tongling
Research_01: Space Research of Casa Barragan
Role: diagrams, 3D modeling, 1:20 physical model, diagrams

Jul 2014 - Oct 2014


Columbia University, New York, NY, US, MArch, Architecture

Specific to architecture, through my academic project work I have developed abilities in modeling, rendering and an understanding of representation. For example, in my Rethinking BIM and Ultrareal course, I along with one teammate operating the projects on Revit and 3DMax. I have also developed the strong interpersonal and communication skills after collaborating with students from all around the world. Last semester, my partner and I presented our project on Supercritic event on behalf of Prof. Bernard Tschumi's studio.

May 2018 - current

Hefei University of Technology, Hefei, CN, BArch, Architecture

Oct 2012 - Jul 2017


Outstanding Graduation Design, Award

Project Leader: Moment for Resperation [Hospital Design]


Academic Excellence Scholarship, 2nd Place

Academic Performance, 2st Prize


National Green Buildings Design Competition, 1st Place

Project Leader:The Light of Democracy——Light Distributor
[Ranked 1st over 1400 teams]


Chinese Contest of the Rookies’ Award for Architectural Students, Award

TOP 8 & Best Junior Atchitect Award
Individual Project: Crossing mountain and stone [Primary School Design]


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