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Yang Yu - architecture

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Yu,Yang

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education

08/2012-12/2015
University of Illinois
Urbana Champaign
Major: Architecture
Degree: M. Arch

09/2007-05/2010
North China University of Technology
Major: Art Design, Environment ART
Degree: B.A.

notations

2015-2016
International Chair in AIAS Illinois

2015 Volterra-Detroid workshop slection in Italy with James Timberlake from KieranTimberlake

2015 Technische Universität München Exchange Selection
ISoA UIUC & TUM

2014 Haiti Research Abroad Selection
Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture

skill set

●●●●● Photoshop
●●●●● Illustrator
●●●●○ Indesign
●●●●○ AutoCAD
●●●○○ Revit
●●●●○ Rhino 3D
●●●○○ Grasshopper
●●●●● Maxwell
●●●●● Keyshot
●●●●○ Lumion
●●●●○ Premiere pro
●●●●○ After effects

employment

03/2016-
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill
(S.O.M chicago office)
Role: Architectural Professional
Projects select:
Guangzhou Star River Headquarter
Guangzhou Chamber of Commerce

03/2015-8/2015
Koch+partner Architekten und Stadtplaner (Munich)
Role: Architecture Intern
Istanbul new airport city competition (urban designer)

09/2014-3/2015
Kengo Kuma And Associates (Tokyo)
Role: Architecture Intern
Project:
Pavilion in La-coste (pd,sd,dd,cd)
Furniture design for SOGOKAGU

awards

12/2015 Graduate Excellence Award (Third Place) Annual Architecture Award OF UIUC

5/2015 Honorable mention of Rethinking architecture competition Link1 Link2 Link3 Link4

10/2014 Silver Medal (Second Place) the First Glass Building Design Competition Link

5/2014 Edward C. Earl Prize (First Place) Graduate Award for Design Excellence OF UIUC

4/2013 Graduate Excellence Award (First Place) Annual Architecture Award OF UIUC

11/2011 Gold Medal (First Place)
First National Digital Art Design Competition

publications

"Brief Analysis of the Systematical Optimization of Working Space" Published in Urban Construction Theory Research. (Domestic No.: CN11-5897/F; International No.: ISSN 1674-781X)

"Function-highlighted Modernism—Express Hotel Design from the Perspective of Modernism" Published in Architecture & Culture (Domestic No.: CN11-5058/Z; International No.: ISSN 1672-4909)

exhibition

5X5 Participatory Provocations Feb. 2016

Experimental Structure exhibit in TUM Munich July-Aug. 2015

Eco-Cities Exhibit in co-Lab Jun. - Aug. 2014