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Sabrina Hilfer

Sabrina Hilfer

New York, NY, US

 

About 

I am currently an undergraduate student at Washington University in St. Louis, graduating with a Bachelor's of Design in Architecture and a Writing Minor. My professional interests include architecture, interior design, furniture design, and design consultancy. 

Please find my portfolio at: https://issuu.com/sabrinahilfer

Employment 

Champalimaud Design, New York, NY, US, Design Intern

-Create guest room floor plans and elevations for hospitality projects in Auto-Cad.
-Develop and edit preliminary interior design proposals in Illustrator.
-Sketch original chairs by hand and complete detailed documents of furniture and appliances.
-Prepare schematic diagrams and space-planning drawings for concept presentations.
-Render guest room elevations with material specificities in PhotoShop.

May 2016 - Aug 2016
 

Eileen Fisher, Irvington, NY, US, Architecture Intern

-Develop space allocation solutions for retail stores with hand drafting and Auto-Cad.
-Produce storage spreadsheets for maintaining organization among product archive.
-Design furniture presentation boards for meetings regarding in-store visual experience.
-Select fabric, carpet, and floor samples to be approved by architectural team.
-Edit construction documents to make sure drawings meet building codes.
-Participate in meetings for projects in both the design and construction phase.

Jun 2015 - Aug 2015
 

Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, MO, US, Museum Attendant

-Conduct operation of museum facilities, including both permanent and temporary exhibits.
-Provide gallery security and enforce visitor regulations.
-Answer questions about current and upcoming exhibitions.
-Greet visitors and oversee sign-in process.

Sep 2014 - Mar 2015
 

KG&D Architects, PC, Mount Kisco, NY, US, Summer Intern

-Collaborate with staff in driving the architectural design process for educational facilities.
-Build three-dimensional SketchUp models of existing structures for initial design phase.
-Construct two-dimensional floor plans and elevations using Auto-Cad.
-Participate in review of industrial products for potential installment in construction.
-Conduct research and measuring on site for new buildings and renovation projects.
-Prepare edited photo documentation for project development using Photoshop.

May 2014 - Aug 2014
 

Property Resources Corporation, White Plains, NY, US, Summer Intern

-Create two dimensional construction drawings using auto-cad.
-Survey low-income housing developments in Westchester and the Bronx.
-Complete redline revisions to existing architectural documentation.

Jun 2013 - Jun 2013
 

Curtis + Ginsberg Architects LLP, New York, NY, US, Student Intern

-Organize architectural library by categorizing and filing material binders.
-Survey and measure buildings on site.
-Deliver original drawings of current projects to relevant receivers.

May 2013 - May 2013
 

Roaring Brook Art, Hartsdale, NY, US, Student Researcher

-Analyze color, texture, and patterns in the home décor industry.
-Visit domestic merchandise stores to investigate in-store product.
-Complete a detailed trend study of home furnishings for Spring 2013.

Apr 2013 - May 2013
 

Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY, US, Volunteer Intern

-Design flyers for upcoming museum exhibitions and events.
-Create audio-visual materials for use in Education Department.
-Work in Children's Center assisting children with art projects.

Jul 2010 - Aug 2010
 

Education 

Sam Fox School of Architecture, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, US, Architecture

Graduating with a Bachelor's of Design in Architecture and a Writing Minor. Student Admissions Blogger, All Student Theater, Symphony Orchestra, Alpha Phi Sorority.

Aug 2013 - current
 

Santa Reparata International School of Art, Florence, Italy, Architecture

Study abroad program.

Aug 2016 - Dec 2016
 

The Masters School, Dobbs Ferry, NY, US, High School, High School

Dean’s List, Peer Writing Tutor, Proctor for Disciplinary Committee, Violin activities.

Sep 2009 - May 2013
 

Awards 

Dean's List, Nomination

Washington University in St. Louis - Dean's List Spring 2016

2016
 

Published Poem, Other

Spires Intercollegiate Arts and Literary Magazine

2015
 

Dean's List, Nomination

Washington University in St. Louis - Dean's List Spring 2014

2014
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills