Wasib Mahmood

Wasib Mahmood

Herndon, VA, US



I am currently seeking a masters in Architecture at the Virginia Tech DC Campus. Concurrently I run a small firm in Dubai - focusing on conceptual architectural design and photorealistic visualization.


Employment, Dubai, AE, Director - Design & Visualization

Jan 2010 - current

DSA Architects International, Dubai, AE, Architect

Part of the core concept design team. Responsible for understanding the design brief and developing effective solutions from scratch. Major projects include Qamardeen Hotel (Downtown Dubai), Emaar Prefab restaurants, Springs Village expansion, Doha Marina Club, Dubai Sports Council Headquarters, Apple store MOE, Hermes store MOE & Lexus showroom DFC. Also responsible for managing all visualization in the office.

Feb 2012 - Jun 2015

Gehry Technologies, Abu Dhabi, AE, Intern

Architectural Intern at “Gehry Technologies”, Abu Dhabi, UAE. A challenging internship position involving extensive use of “Digital Project” and other 3d modeling software to construct detailed
building information models. Projects worked on include the Abu-Dhabi Investment Council Headquarters and Cleveland Clinic, Abu Dhabi.

Jul 2010 - Sep 2010

SHAPE Architecture, Sharjah, AE, Intern

Architectural Intern at “Shape architecture practice + Research”,Sharjah, UAE. An intense internship program involving a few interior design projects and a large comprehensive residential villa.

Jun 2009 - Aug 2009


Aug 2015 - current

The American University of Sharjah, Sharjah, AE, BArch, Architecture

Aug 2006 - May 2011

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