Curriculum Vitae

Minyoung Song aia | leed ap | certified passive house designer
b.1977

[EDUCATION]

Master of Architecture 2007, Columbia University New York
Bachelor of Arts in Architecture 2001, University of California, Berkeley
Denmark’s International Study Program Fall 2000, Copenhagen Denmark

[SKILLS AND LANGUAGES]

Proficient in Autocad, 3D Max, Rhinoceros, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, Microsoft Excel, Word, Powerpoint, hand-drafting, model-making, watercolor painting, Passive House Planning Package
Basic knowledge of Grasshopper, Revit, Maya, After Effects, HTML, laser-cutter, mold-making, cold-shop glasswork, welding
Fluent in English and Korean

[HONORS AND ACHIEVEMENTS]

September, 2008 | Accessit ex aequo | 2016 Madrid Olympics Shooting Range Design Competition with Paul Galindo & Ophelie Herranz
May, 2000 | Eisner Prize in Architecture | UC Berkeley

[ACADEMIC AFFILIATIONS AND ACTIVITIES]

December, 2008~ present | Guest critic | NYIT, Pratt Institute, Cooper Union, RISD
August, 2009 | Mass Carrier | with Julia Molloy, Taka Sarui, Christine Yogiaman Central Glass International Architectural Competition
March, 2009 | Construction Volunteer | GrowShelter | Designers: Julia Molloy & Taka Sarui (xlxs collaborative), Schuykill Center, PA
June, 2008 | Una Nueva Diana Para Marid | with Ophelie Herranz, Paul Galindo, 2016 Madrid Olympic Candidate City Competition
April, 2008 | iGleam | with Christa Mohn, Tatiana von Preussen, Christine Yogiaman, Urbantine Competition
July~ Sept, 2007 | Gleam 126th Anniversary Banquet Installation | with Christa Mohn, Tatiana von Preussen, Christine Yogiaman, Commission

[PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE]

December 2009 ~ Present
Freelance Designer | Fabrica 718, Brooklyn NY

Tight House : schematic design through construction administration, Passive House Retrofit
Light Loft & Deck Addition : schematic design through design development
Veronica People’s Club : construction documents through construction administration, custom millwork design
Hall & Partners : furniture selection, layout and graphic wall presentation
Passive House Book : content search and preliminary layout

October 2008 ~ August 2009
Freelance Designer | Evans Heintges Architects, Nomos, Lippincott Mercer, Philip Parker Architects, siaplan, iarc

New York Korean Cultural Center : competition entry @ Siaplan, NYC
LIJH Façade Study : re-cladding proposal presentation @ Evans Heintges Architects
Hubert Street Loft : elevator addition feasibility study @ Philip Parker Architects, NYC
La Chapelle Lancy Social Housing : competition entry @ Nomos Architecture, Geneva
Walmart Cosmetics Branding : schematic design presentation @ Lippincott Mercer, NYC

October 2007 ~ October 2008
Intermediate Designer | Skidmore Owings & Merrill, New York NY

Las Vegas Palazzo Condominium : schematic design package production
Jet Airways Lounges : concept design proposal design/production
Four Seasons Bahrain : design development package production
Avant-Garde Condominium : concept design proposal design/production
JP Morgan Chase HQ Plaza : concept design proposal design
DIFFA 2008 SOM Pavilion : concept design proposal through construction administration

May 2006 ~ September 2007 Part-time & Full-time Designer | Philip Parker Architects New York, NY

West Street Apartment : design development through construction administration
West Street Table : concept design through fabrication
Hubert Street Loft : ULURP rezoning application research and report

May 2005 ~ August 2005 Summer Full-time Intern | Perkins Eastman PC New York, NY

312 3rd Ave. Residential Tower : 3D modeling & visualization, curtain wall modularization, DD package production

November 2001 ~ July 2004 Junior Designer | LTC Design Group, San Francisco CA

Guangcai Center, Beijing: curtain wall design proposals through shop drawing reviews, lobby and side atrium design proposals, subway entrance design proposal design and production
Tohigh Mixed Use, Shanghai : sunlight studies, schematic design, design development production
Beijing Center Competition : competition entry package design/production
Dongfeng Mixed Use, Beijing : sunlight studies, schematic design proposals design/production
St. Francis Condominium, SF : sunlight studies, design development, construction documents production

February 2001 ~ October 2001 Junior Associate | Akol Architects, Oakland CA

Highland Hospital Renovations : existing conditions survey, codes research, design, construction documents production