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Wael Mashini

Wael Mashini

New York, NY, US

 

About 

Employment 

Studio Daniel Libeskind, New York, NY, US, Architectural Designer

Oct 2016 - current
 

Dar Al Handasah Shair and Partners, Amman, JO, Architect - LEED GA

Project Architect developing the Hikma Pharmaceuticals Headquarters in Amman (LEED Silver)

Fully developed three distinct utility buildings in Riyadh, as part of the MOI Hospital project, through schematic design, design development, and final design phases.

Developed tender drawings for four distinct buildings as part of the 'Central Utility Plant' for the Salaheddin University project in Erbil.

Oct 2014 - Oct 2016
 

Symbiosis Design, Amman, JO, Intern Architect

Worked on design drawings of several international residential and commercial projects
Created 3D renders for client presentations using 3D Studio Max
Collaborated with junior and senior architects for facade treatment proposals

Jun 2013 - Aug 2013
 

Polypod, Beirut, LB, Intern Architect

Assisted in developing the design of two private villas and a luxury housing compound
Created 3D visuals using SketchUp and Adobe Photoshop
Prepared permit documents for a residential project

Jun 2012 - Aug 2012
 

Shaban Architects & Engineers, Amman, JO, Intern Architect

Worked on construction documents for residential and commercial projects
Prepared client presentations for several residential projects

Jun 2011 - Aug 2011
 

Education 

American University of Beirut, Beirut, LB, BArch, Architecture

BArch with distinction, and a MInor in Theater.

Sep 2009 - May 2014
 

Awards 

The AREEN Project Award of Excellence in Architecture, Nomination

The AREEN award selects the five best Final Year Projects [FYP] in Architecture as nominees for the award. My FYP was nominated for the award due to innovation and functionality of the design.

2014
 

MACAM Architecture Award, 1st Place

The competition required us to redesign an existing factory space in order to turn it into a Modern and Contemporary Art Museum [MACAM]. I was partnered with Sirena Varma, where our proposal introduced a contrasting and foreign structure to the existing warehouse in order to make it a functional museum space. We received the first place award for innovation and functionality.

2013
 

Fawzi Azar Architecture Award, 1st Place

This competition required four selected finalists to design the headquarters of an architecture practice in Lebanon. The criteria for selection revolved around innovation, sustainability and performance. I received the first place award for my design which proposed a sustainable landmark building in the city.

2013
 

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