Benjamin Imhoff

Benjamin Imhoff

Pittsburgh, PA, US



- Three years ago I graduated from Carnegie Mellon's School of Architecture
- I currently work in a very forward-thinking office in Pittsburgh (, and I am beginning to take my licensing exams.

- ultimately I would like to potentially practice in other parts of the United States, and take part in projects around the world.


Strada Architecture LLC, Pittsburgh, PA, US, Intern Architect

Sep 2014 - current

McCormick Architects and Designers, Pittsburgh, PA, US, intern architect

- design development
- pricing documents
- hardware specification
- construction documents
- 3d modeling & visualization

Oct 2012 - Aug 2014

fisherARCHITECTURE, Pittsburgh, PA, US, intern architect

- created 3d digital models from 2d CAD drawings
- made renders for clients to view
- constructed 3d physical model for design competition
- drafted as-built drawings

Jun 2011 - Sep 2011

Drake Studio, Pittsburgh, PA, US, intern architect

- worked on design schemes for residential renovation
- drafted and prepared drawings for client to view
- constructed physical model of house and addition using digital fabrication lab at CMU

Jun 2010 - Aug 2010

Carpenter Construction, Greensburg, PA, US, construction assistant

- assisted with on-site construction
- drafted systems diagrams for a large scale residential renovation

Jun 2008 - Aug 2009


Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, US, BArch, Architecture

1st year: initiation, transparencies, compositions
2nd year: perceptual narratives, phenomenology of materials, systems
3rd year: ecologies, transformations
4th year: (de)constructions, comprehensive systems
5th year: urban lab, architecture-as-process

Aug 2007 - May 2012

Areas of Specialization