EDUCATION

Master of Architecture I
Harvard University 
Graduate School of Design
2011-2015 
Thesis


Bachelor of Arts 

Dickinson College
Art and Art History/ Emphasis in Studio Art
2005-2009
John Dickinson Scholar. Graduated Cum Laude
Year long exchange study at School of World Art Studies, University of East Anglia, England

SELECTED WORK EXPERIENCE

Designer - Khanna Schultz
New York | October 2016 - Present
Working as an architectural designer on residential and hospitality projects across the United States and in India. Responsible for design and production of drawings and visualizations. Current projects include a townhouse and apartment renovations in Brooklyn and a resort in India. 

Architecture and Urban Design Consultant - The World Bank
New York / Washington DC | March 2016 - Present
Working as an architectural and urban designer with a cultural heritage team on master-planning and site rehabilitation projects in north India. Creating architectural proposals, imagery, maps, and diagrams that illustrate the implementation of policy frameworks that leverage heritage sites for poverty reduction. Providing support for design and production of publications. Conducting research on global best practices for developing public spaces in cities. 

Designer - Kurani
New York | October 2015 - June 2016
Responsible for design and constrution educational spaces. Producing drawing sets from concept to construction, including millwork detailing and material specification. Creating presentation packages that include diagrams and renderings for internal and client reviews. Conducting space assessments and site feasibility studies. Facilitating end user engagement workshops with clients, educators, and students. 

Intern - Jonathan Levi Architects
Boston | June 2014 - January 2015
Primarily worked on a STEM school project in Boston. Supported the team with design input through charettes, drawings, models and renderings from the last stage of schematic design through the majority of the design development process. Also reconceptualized a large office space re-use project with new representations. Assisted with model making, drawing and rendering needs on other projects as well.

Extern - MASS Design Group
Boston | January 2014
Carried out pre-design work for a science and engineering building in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Conducted site analysis and research on the state of higher education in Haiti. Explored initial massing strategies and programming alternatives.

Intern - Building Services, Harvard Graduate School of Design
Cambridge | May 2013 - December 2013
Worked with school faculty and facilities department to design office and research spaces. Managed interior projects from conception through construction. In addition to drawing simple construction documents, duties include procurement of furniture and fixtures.

Graphic Designer/Marketing Coordinator - Teng + Associates
Chicago | April 2010 – May 2011
Designed and coordinated marketing collateral, presentations and proposals for Architecture-Engineering firm. Collaborated with project managers to respond to RFPs and RFQs for projects ranging from a Cultural Center in Onalaska, Wisconsin to a major international airport in Bangalore, India.

Exhibition Design Assistant - The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

New York City | September 2009 – April 2010
Prepared exhibition plans for the Guggenheim Museums in New York, Venice, and Berlin. Created visualizations, models, and mock-ups. Assisted with the design of circulation plans and new exhibition materials including vitrines, book mounts, plinths and temporary walls. Internship + Freelance Work

Intern - John Sanday and Associates
Kathmandu | May 2007 – August 2007
Designed Architecture & Preservation firm’s print portfolio. Prepared drawings and physical models during schematic design phase for an orphanage and a hospital project.

EXHIBITIONS/PUBLICATIONS

PLATFORM 7 - Cambridge MA , 2014
Publication/exhibtion of notable student design work 

Common Frameworks 2/ Macau: Cross Border City, 2014
Publicaton: Cambridge, MA,
Exhibition: Chinese University of Hong Kong 

A Positive Image/Bridge of Voices, 2012
Group photo exhibition at Bangkok Art and Culture Center organized by the International Labour Organization 

Alumni Work at Old West, 2010
Group exhibition of Dickinson College’s permanent collection of alumni work 

Liminal, 2009
Group Exhibition/Publicaion of graduating studio work 

Sunyata, 2009
Solo Exhibition at the Goodyear Studios, Dickinson College





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SKILLS

Software
Rhinoceres 3D
Grasshopper
VRay (Rhino+Max)
Illustrator
InDesign
Photoshop
After Effects
Premiere Pro
AutoCAD
Revit
3D Studio Max
Vectorworks
SketchUp
ArcGIS
MasterCam
Luxology Modo
Word
Powerpoint
Excel

Studio: 
3D Modelling
Drafting
Model making 
Hand Drawing
Intaglio Printmaking 
Basic Woodworking 

Languages:
English
Nepali
Hindi
Urdu (spoken)

ACTIVITIES 

AsiaGSD
Cambridge, MA
Led student group organizing events pertaining to architecture in Asia.

Working GSD
Cambridge MA
Organized for advocacy group for economic literacy in the architectural academy and profession.

Un Techo para mi Pais
Montevideo, Uruguay
Volunteer trip to construct temporary housing for urban poor .

Habitat for Humanity
Pennsylvania
Constructed affordable housing units during college


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