Shendao Li

Shendao Li

New York, NY, US



Columbia University (GSAPP)                          

Jun. 2015 – May. 2016

Master of Science in Advanced Architectural Design (MSAAD)

Take part in the FIGMENT Art Festival exhibition by the work of art installation Ripple


Zhejiang University(ZJU)                                             Sept. 2010 – Jun. 2015                                             Bachelor of Architecture; Overall GPA:  3.94/4.00 (Top 3 out of 77 students)

Bachelor of Engineering in Industrial Design (double degree), also known as Studio of Design and Innovation,

a new degree established by MIT, ZJU and SUTD for comprehensive design training among different professions


Qi Studio, Hangzhou, CN, Intern

• Completed 1 architectural design project and worked out 3 design plans
• Took part in the post-production of 2 projects; rendered images of Zhang Residence with Photoshop
• Understood the main features and architectural design specifications of American mountainous buildings
• Completed 3 sets of furniture design using rhino, choosing organic form as the furniture design concept
• Made 2 physical models, including Zhang Residence and Jiushe Senior Club

Jul 2014 - Oct 2014

Professor Wang Hui’s Studio Work, Hangzhou, CN, Group member

• Team work of installation The Edge of The Memories and Desires which was exhibited at the 2013-2014 Shenzhen-Hong Kong Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism/Architecture (UABB)
• Team work of installation Reincarnation which was exhibited at Zhejiang University in 2013 Summer

Jan 2013 - Dec 2013

Teaching Assistant at International Design Institute, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, CN, Teaching Assistant

• Taught basic design courses for about 10 exchange students; organized lectures on architectural design
• Joined a design team to work on the design of a small building (a new Chinese-style teahouse)

Jul 2013 - Aug 2013


Columbia University, New York, NY, US, Masters, MSAAD

Jul 2015 - May 2016

Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, CN, BArch, Architecture

Aug 2010 - May 2015


The First Prize Research & Innovation Scholarship in ZJU, Scholarship


2013 Red Dot International Design Competition, Singapore, Other

Red Dot Award


School structure competition, 3rd Place


Future Architectural Design Conpetition, Nomination


The First Prize Scholarship, Scholarship


The National Scholarship, Scholarship

Top 3 % of students can get this scholarship of the nation


Areas of Specialization