Archinect
Zi Wang

Zi Wang

Brooklyn, NY, US

 
View Portfolio

About 

Experienced Junior Architect/ Architectural Coordinator with a demonstrated history of working in the architecture & planning industry. Have had completed four townhouses/multi-family houses renovation independently under licensed architect supervision. Skilled in AutoCAD, Rhino, Maxwell Render, Adobe Indesign CC, Adobe Illustrator, and have some knowledge about Revit. Model crafting and hand rendering. Strong arts and design professional graduated from Pratt Institute. Currently just enrolled with NCARB and preparing to take ARE tests.

Employment 

AEPA Architects Engineers, Washington, DC, US, Architecture Designer/Coordinator

• Under direction of licensed architect, research, plan and administer building properties for large-scale, mixed-used complexes, cultural and governmental facilities, commercial and residential projects.
• Confer with architects and other staff professional to interpret design concept and determine functional and special requirements for new structures and renovations.
• Being engaged in concept/schematic design, design development and construction documents.
• Prepare layout, drawings and design according to technical and aesthetic specifications using AutoCAD, Rhino and other specialized computer programs.
• Visualize design concepts and study spatial relationships by building physical architectural models.
• Analyze building code, by-laws, space and site requirements, and other technical documents and reports to determine their effect on architectural designs.
• Plan and prepare scope for building exteriors and interiors design and research technical systems, appropriate to part of project assigned.
• Consult with clients to determine extensive requirements of the project including building use, program, size and structure.

Mar 2018 - current
 

AB WIN-WIN II LLC, New York, NY, US, Associate Architect Intern

• Participated in Waldorf Hotel renovation project.
• Compiled data for architectural plans, specifications, cost estimates, reports, etc.
• Conducted preliminary studies of proposed projects to obtain information as to space and design requirements.
• Coordinated bid process and attended LPC public hearing.
• Reviewed drawings, specifications, cost estimates and construction material recommendations submitted by executive architect and interior designers from SOM to ensure adherence to contract and notified designer of discrepancies.
• Prepared financial models and investment pitch books.
• Assisted in recruiting cooperative companies such as lighting design firm, rebranding firm, furniture design firm, etc.
• Translated project related documents (English to Chinese and vice versa).

May 2016 - Aug 2016
 

JZFZ Architectural Design Co., Ltd., Chengdu Shi, CN, Architect Intern

• Participated in creative design, scheme design and develop design of Dali Hotel.
• Created architectural drawings, models and conducted architecture research on commercial, mix-use offices and high-rise residential projects.

Dec 2015 - Jan 2016
 

OLI Architecture, New York, NY, US, Architecture Intern

• Created architectural drawings and conducted architectural research of House for an Artist.
• Conducted construction documents and physical model making of CSAC Museum and CSEAM.

Jun 2014 - Aug 2014
 

Education 

Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, US, BArch, Architecture Design

I majored in Architecture Design, and minored Interior Design.
I received academic scholarship 2012-2017, and I was on Dean's List in 2015, 2016 and 2017.

Aug 2012 - Dec 2017
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills