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Sydney Cochran

Sydney Cochran

Brooklyn, NY, US

 

About 

Sydney Cochran -- Pratt Architecture Graduate  

PORTFOLIO: https://issuu.com/sydney_cochran/docs/sydney_cochran_portfolio_online_201

Elsewhere:

Employment 

315 Gallery, New York, NY, US, Gallery Assistant and Social Media Manager

Acting as Gallery Assistant and Social Media Manager. Contributes to branding, social media, ad development, and ad production. Assists in artist research, curration, exhibition design, art handling, installation, video production, and archiving.

May 2015 - current
 

L'Observatoire International, New York, NY, US, Freelance Designer

Dec 2016 - Mar 2017
 

Studio Lyon Szot, Brookyln, NY, Junior Designer

Jun 2016 - Oct 2016
 

Pentagram, New York, NY, Visualization Freelancer

Jun 2016 - Jun 2016
 

Koutsomitis Architects PC, New York, NY, US, Architecture Intern

Worked on several projects simultaneously, including the St. Nicholas National Shrine at World Trade Center (Designed By Santiago Calatrava). Additionally, worked on other churches, small to large scale renovations, small scale commercial, and small scale residential. Experience gained in all 5 stages of design process, with bulk of hours spent on construction documents. Experience gained in material research, code research, and stone facade detailing.

May 2014 - Mar 2016
 

Design Teaching Assistant - Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, US, Teaching Assistant for Gregory Merryweather

Assisted second year design students in methods of research, representation, diagramming, prototype development, and concept development for their 201 Design Studio project: The Chinatown Library.

Sep 2015 - Dec 2015
 

Voxl Media, Brooklyn, NY, US, Architectural Visualization Intern

Intern helping in digital representation for Architecture and Design firms. Assisted in 3D modeling, rendering, and post-production for imagery and animations.

Mar 2013 - Aug 2014
 

Design Teaching Assistant - Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, US, Teaching Assistant for Danielle Willems

Assisted first year design students in software use, methods of research, representation, diagramming, and concept development for their studio projects focused on landscape, intervention, and growth.

Sep 2012 - Dec 2012
 

Teaching Assistant - Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, US, Teaching Assistant for Justin Snider

Assisted first year Technics students in the understanding of intuitive structural concepts, research, methods of representation, diagramming, prototype development, and concept development for their studio projects.

Sep 2012 - Dec 2012
 

Future Expansion Architects, Brooklyn, NY, US, Installation Intern

Assisted with physical construction of the Accelerated Ruins installation at Brooklyn Academy of Music. The installation stood from August 2012 to August 2013.

Jun 2012 - Aug 2012
 

Education 

Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, US, BArch, Bachelor's of Architecture

Graduating in May of 2016. Through the course of the 5 year program, 9 Design Studios and a Thesis were completed. Three of these Design Studios included travel to China, Japan, Italy, and Puerto Rico.

Aug 2011 - current
 

Pratt Institute Rome, Rome, Italy, Pratt Rome Program

The spring semester of 2015 was spent in Rome, where the focus of the Design Studio was centered. The 5 months spent in Italy included travel to many different cities throughout the North and South of Italy. Additional time spent traveling to the U.K., Greece, Denmark, and Sweden.

Jan 2015 - May 2015
 

Pratt Institute Pre-College, Brooklyn, NY, US, Fine Art, Studio Art, Art History

Jun 2010 - Aug 2010
 

Awards 

Award for Excellence in Academic Achievement, Other

To be presented by Pratt Institute at the 2016 Graduation Awards Convocation Ceremony.

2016
 

Corvo Memorial Scholarship, Other

2015
 

David Mandl Memorial Scholarship, Other

2015
 

Pratt Institute's President's List, Other

Made the President's List for Academic Achievement for 9 consecutive semesters.

2015
 

Martin Rich Award Scholarship for Pratt Rome Program, Other

Travel Fellowship awarded by Pratt Institute as part of Pratt's Rome Program.

2015
 

Heritage Ball Scholarship, Other

Presented by the AIA and The Center for Architecture in honor of Adam D. Weinberg, Director of The Whitney Museum of Art. Award included a monetary scholarship and attendance at the 2015 Heritage Ball.

2015
 

Junge Memorial Scholarship, Other

2014
 

M.O. & R.PRATT, JR.Travel Scholarship, Other

Travel Fellowship awarded by Pratt Institute for an advanced Design Studio focused on the city of San Juan, Puerto Rico.

2014
 

Winnemore Endowed Scholarship, Other

2013
 

Pratt Institute Presidential Scholarship, Other

2011
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills