Young Jae Hough

Young Jae Hough

Los Angeles, CA, US



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Email: [email protected]

In my professional experience, creating nothing but the best for my clients is my ultimate goal and my greatest desire.

Young Jae Hough, completed his Bachelor of Interior Architecture Design degree at The Art Institute of California - Hollywood with a first-class pass. He is an adaptable conceptual designer with ten (10) years of experience, offering a unique blend of hand rendering and technical skills. Space planning, 3D rendering, and broad knowledge of industry-specific software are my strengths. Other attributes I possess include attention to detail, time management, dependability, and client-first focus. 


  • Revit Architecture                                
  • AutoCAD
  • ArchiCAD  
  • Enscape                                                 
  • Photoshop    
  • Illustrator                                                 
  • InDesign                                                
  • MS Office                                                 
  • Space Planning                                   
  • Concept Development
  • Computer 3D Rendering
  • Construction Documents
  • Architectural Drafting
  • FF&E
  • Model Making
  • Furniture Designing
  • Presentation Technique
  • Materials & Specifications
  • Photography


  • Corporate Design
  • Residential Design
  • Commercial - Hospitality Design
  • Tenant Improvement
  • Construction Documents & Details


  • English     fluent
  • Spanish    fluent
  • Korean     conversational


Wolcott Architecture Interiors, Los Angeles, Interior Architectural Designer

Oct 2021 - current

Freelancer, Los Angeles, Interior Architectural Designer

- Developed interior design concepts, space planning, floor plans, elevations, sections, RCP, furniture design, 3D renderings, Materials specification, FF&E.

Feb 2021 - current

Perkins&Will, Los Angeles, CA, US, Interior Architectural Designer II

- Worked in schematic design through construction documents for a City Hall, Police Station, Library, and Healthcare projects.
- Responsible for interior architectural drawings and interior finishes.

Apr 2019 - May 2020

Nest Architecture, Culver City, CA, US, Architectural Designer

- Assisted in conceptual design through construction document phases of mixed-use, commercial, residential, and tenant improvement projects.
- Utilized Revit, AutoCAD, ArchiCAD, and Adobe Creative Suite to construct design packages and construction documents for a variety of clients.

Nov 2017 - Apr 2019

BULLI, Los Angeles, Interior Architectural Designer (Contract)

- Responsible for interior elevations and material specifications for a 30,000 sq. ft. contemporary single-family residence in Bel Air.
- Assisted with the production of custom furniture design for Bottega Louie 2 (WEHO)

Jun 2017 - Sep 2017

HKS, Inc, Los Angeles, CA, US, Architectural Designer (Contract)

- Collaborated in teams on a Healthcare Design competition located in Ohau, Hawaii. Completed exterior design, interior design, 3D renderings, and material board using various software such as Revit, AutoCAD, Photoshop, and InDesign.

Mar 2017 - Jun 2017

The Code Solution, Los Angeles, CA, US, Interior Architectural / Project Designer

- Managing small and medium scale projects, forming relationships, and coordinating design decisions with consultants, engineers, and contractors. Working in both AutoCAD and Revit across retail, residential, and mixed-use projects. Designing across all phases, from conceptual design through to construction documentation.
- Participate in client/user group meetings and manage client expectations to meet project vision.
- Prepared 3D Renderings, architectural presentations, and space plans for various commercial projects.
- Lead a small project team and mentor juniors and interns.

Sep 2015 - Feb 2017

One Design Lab Inc., Los Angeles, CA, US, Interior Architectural Designer

- Worked with various project groups to refine schematic drawings using AutoCAD, Revit, and Adobe Creative Suite. Completed detailed floorplans, reflected ceiling plans, elevations, 3D renderings, FF&E selections, specification of materials for various projects.

Apr 2015 - Aug 2015

Annette English + Associates, Los Angeles, CA, US, Interior Architectural CAD Designer

- Responsible for space planning, design development, complete architectural resolution and assist in preparing construction documents on high-end residential projects.
- Designed custom furniture and handled on-site coordination for a house interiors project.

Jan 2015 - Apr 2015

Aref & Associates, El Segundo, CA, US, Interior Designer (Inter)

- Assisted with the production of construction drawings, such as architectural, electrical plans, elevations, sections, and 3D renderings.

May 2014 - Sep 2014

The Art Institute of California - Hollywood, North Hollywood, CA, US, Tutor

- Assisted students with specific course-related concepts and problems.

Dec 2013 - Apr 2014


The Art Institute of California - Hollywood, North Hollywood, CA, US, Bachelors, Interior Architecture Design

Jan 2011 - Mar 2014

Pasadena City College, Pasadena, CA, US, General

Jan 2004 - Dec 2007


Dean's List & Scholarship at The Art Institute of California - Hollywood, Scholarship

Received award for maintaining a grade point average above a 3.5


Areas of Specialization