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Xiaowen Kang

Xiaowen Kang

New York, NY, US

 
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About 

I graduated from Pratt Institute interior design MFA program. While at Pratt, I interned for two well-known interior design companies. Before coming to Pratt, I also had two and a half years experience relating to interior design with two Chinese Architecture firms.

Employment 

Jarret Yoshida Inc., Brooklyn, Interior Design Assistant

- Incharge of upscale residential projects in NYC.
- Create Design drawings, furniture presentations, furniture detail drawings and construction schedules.
- Develop studio design standards.

Sep 2020 - current
 

Roman and Williams Buildings and Interiors, New York, NY, US, Architecture Intern

- Assisted architecture team in all design processes – archived CD,DD process; updated and formatted design drawings and others for client meetings.
- Led the design and creation of Design Studio Reference Digital Library and Client Brand Value Brochure.

Jan 2020 - May 2020
 

Champalimaud Design, New York, NY, US, Interior Design Intern

- Assisted with FF&E process for multiple luxury hotel projects.
- In charged of furniture drawings and the creation of furniture and material specification documents.

Sep 2019 - Dec 2019
 

Pratt Institute, New York, NY, US, Planning + Design Department Assistant

- Conducted site surveys and created original site drawings.
- Updated Pratt campus Revit files.
- Maintained details records of construction progress.
- Created furniture layout drawings.

May 2019 - Sep 2019
 

Beijing Pully Architecture Design CO.LTD, Beijing, CN, Assistant Interior Designer

- Assisted with conceptual design and development for multiple theater projects.
- Created schematic plans.
- Created and developed construction drawings.
- Rendered space design perspective imagines.
- Designed PowerPoint for enterprise proposal.

Dec 2014 - Jun 2016
 

Xi'an Huanxi Architecture Design, Xiani, CN, Interior Decorator

- Created customized wall paintings and furniture paintings.
- Designed interior decoration, organized furniture layout and ordered furniture and
ornamentation.

Nov 2013 - Sep 2014
 

Education 

Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, US, Masters, Interior Design

Naomi LeffExcellence in Interior Design Scholarship
Holland T and Mary Jeanne SalleyEndowed Scholarship

Aug 2017 - May 2020
 

Shandong University, Jinan, CN, Bachelors, Fine Arts

Drawing BATH in the School Permanent Collection

Sep 2009 - Jun 2013
 

Awards 

Naomi Leff Excellence in Interior Design Scholarship, Scholarship

2020
 

Naomi Leff Excellence in Interior Design Scholarship, Scholarship

2019
 

Areas of Specialization 

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