Xinmei Li

Xinmei Li

Brooklyn, NY, US



Architectural Designer, most project experience focusing on adaptive reuse.


Bade Stageberg Cox Architecture, Brooklyn, NY, US, Project Architect

- Coordinate with clients and trades
- Acquire and review proposals from consultants.
- Conduct building product and detail research, and produce research report.
- Research zoning and building codes and produce report.
- Schematic design to construction documentation across multiple projects.
- Modeling and drafting on Revit 2020, Rhino and Auto CAD.

Oct 2021 - current

JG Neukomm Architecture, New York, NY, US, Junior Architect

- Develop code-compliant design, specifications, and details.
- Produce filing sets and construction documents.
- Prepare client meeting presentation deliverables.
- Organize and produce meeting notes, and on-going task lists.
- Coordinate with consultants through all project phases.
- Review and markup consultant drawings and shop drawings.
- Build and maintain relationships with GC and the clients.
- Represent firm to attend weekly site meetings.

Jun 2018 - Sep 2021

Jeanne Schultz Design Studio, Austin, TX, US, Designer

- CA experience at ten-unit multi-family construction site.
- Coordinate subcontractors both on/off-site.
- Design art installation for Lagos Biennial festival, Nigeria. - Develop 3D-print sustainable vertical watering prototype.

Oct 2017 - May 2018

Leroy Street Studio, New York, Architectural Intern

- Collaborate with a team for a large single-family residential project in Manhattan.
- Develop schematic designs for a luxury summer residence in East Hampton under principal’s guidance.

Jan 2017 - Jul 2017


The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, US, MArch, Master of Architecture, first professional degree

The Architecture Programs of The University of Texas at Austin value intellectual ambition and cultural relevance in architectural production. Our teaching and research is founded on a shared interest in ambitious buildings. We uphold an integrated, close-knit design studio model encouraging dialogue, collaboration, risk-taking, and innovation.


Aug 2015 - May 2018


UTSOA Continuing Student Scholarship, Scholarship


Louis F. Southerland Endowed Scholarship, Scholarship


UTSOA Continuing Student Scholarship 2016-2017, Scholarship


Hal Box Endowed Scholarship in Architecture, Scholarship


Excellent Student Leader Award, Scholarship


Areas of Specialization