Zijie Nie

Zijie Nie

Brooklyn, NY, US

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I get my architecture bachelor degree at Southeast University from 2012 to 2017. From 2018 to 2019, I get my architecture master degree in Cornell University. I have interned in Mingyue Design Institute in Shanghai for 1 month in 2015, Architectural Design Institute of Southeast University for 3 months in 2016, ECADI in Shanghai for 3 months in 2017, Multi-Arch in Guangzhou for 3 months in 2018, and now I am an internship in CAZA Architects. My main interest lies in how to express locality via architecture, so that different styles of architecture can be created.



CAZA Architecture, Brooklyn, NY, US, Internship

Oct 2019 - current

Multi-Arch, Guangzhou, CN, Internship

Concept and construction design of Xiaomaju Industrial Area’s renovation. Further design and construction design of a competition called “Sky Garden”

Jan 2018 - Apr 2018

ECADI / East China Architectural Design & Research Institute Co. Ltd, Shanghai, CN, Internship

Rendering and physical model of the Buddhist Museum in Putuo.

Feb 2017 - May 2017

Architectural Design Institute of Southeast University, Nanjing, CN, Internship

Design and the digital model of Tianluowan Town’s renovation.

Jul 2016 - Oct 2016

Mingyue Design Institute, Shanghai, CN, Internship

Mapping of the Dingxiang Garden in Shanghai.

Aug 2015 - Sep 2015


Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, US, MArch, MSAAD

May 2018 - Jun 2019

Southeast University, Nanjing, CN, BArch, Architecture

Sep 2012 - Jun 2017


SEU Structure Design Contest Creativity Group, 1st Place


Course Scholarship: Architectural Design, Scholarship

Awarded for the excellent academic performance for the course of Architecture Design in this academic year.


TJU International Construction Festival, Honorable Mention


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