Sarah Aipra Kott

Sarah Aipra Kott

Los Angeles, CA, US



Sarah received her Master of Architecture professional degree from Washington University in St. Louis in December of 2012, and recently accepted an internship with Morphosis Architects in Los Angeles, CA.

While pursuing her Masters Degree at Washington University in St. Louis, Sarah volunteered as an ALBERTI teacher on Saturdays and worked as a Teaching Assistant for the undergraduate level Design Studios as well as the required course, Architectural Representation. Additionally, in 2011, Sarah was asked to join the professional Design Team, Axi:Ome llc., a research driven firm in downtown St. Louis.

Sarah graduated with Honors from the University of Virginia in 2009, where she received her Bachelor's of Science Degree in Architecture. Her specific interests lie in material research, rationalization of complex geometries, and digital fabrication; as well as inspiration from various fine arts and philosophy.


Specialties: Architectural design, prototyping and fabrication, model making, digital rendering and representation.


Morphosis Architects, Los Angeles, CA, US, Architecture Intern

Jan 2013 - current

VMDO Architects, Charlottesville, VA, US, Intern Architect

Collaborated on schematic design for a university campus center; process included hand sketching, 2d CAD drafting, as well as Revit Modeling and rendering.

May 2012 - Aug 2012

Axi:Ome, Saint Louis, MO, US, Research Assistant

Lead material research, specifically in holographic films, for a faceted panel system that was implemented in the Prismatic Tower design.

May 2011 - Aug 2011


Washington University in St. Louis, Saint Louis, MO, US, MArch, Architecture

Aug 2010 - Dec 2012

University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, US, Bachelors, Architecture

Jun 2006 - May 2009

Northeastern University, Boston, MA, US, Architecture

Aug 2004 - May 2006


AIA CAFM Scholarship, Scholarship

Essay: "Building with Hope"


Areas of Specialization