weiyi tan

weiyi tan

Torrance, CA, US





STIR Architecture, Los Angeles, CA, US, Project Architect

The project was launched back to 2008 in NanJing China, and was divided in to several parcels. Parcel C was completed and already in use now. Currently we are working on the main parcel A which is consisted by two office buildings, one is 58 stories and 16 stories, surround by a 6 stories of retail podium and with a sunken plaza at center for people gathering and special events.
My role and responsibility is to do architectural drawings such as Plan, Section, Elevation…etc in general, and prepare PDF presentation packages in order to review with clients/developers. Since I was sent to support our Shanghai Team, attend all kinds of local consultant meeting for coordination back and force between our LA team and SHA team. Start management practice at SHA office to organize daily drawing transferring, assign works to our local assistant architect in order to solve code issues. Since dealing with client and get pay on time at each phase period, I also would help my boss to prepare project records for him to “battle” with clients.

Jun 2014 - current

Gruen Associates, Los Angeles, CA, US, Architectural Design Assistant

Mainly worked in Retail team / Worked on interior construction documents for Swatch.
Partially worked in Architecture team / Worked on 3D modeling & Rendering for Maimonides Academy (Los Angeles. CA).

May 2013 - Aug 2013

USC - Architecture Studio/ Solar Decathlon, Los Angeles, CA, US, Architectural Designer

Responsible for the building skin, representation media and physical modeling.

Jan 2013 - Jun 2013

UDG - Office, Shanghai, Shanghai, CN, Architectural Design Assistant

Mainly worked in residential team / Woked on building construction documents (mainly underground parking) & Involved conceptual designs for Landsea and Hisense.

May 2012 - Aug 2012


University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles, CA, US, BArch, architecture

Sep 2009 - May 2014


Student Building Design Competition - National Concrete Masonry Association, Honorable Mention


Drawing Achievement - Grade 8 of Gouache, Other


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