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ALYSSA M PARSONS


HOUSE for a MUSICIAN house for a visiting professor Manhattan, KS

CONTENTS

St. ANN’S WAREHOUSE live theater in DUMBO district Brooklyn, NY

CAMBRIDGE BOATHOUSE community crew center Cambridge, MA

URBAN VISION

RENDERINGS and SKETCHES

neighborhood analysis & master plan Kansas City, MO

architectural and figure drawings


Alyssa Michele Parsons 785.477.2135 parsons.alyssa@gmail.com

Education Kansas State University College of Architecture, Planning and Design M. Arch, concentration in Spanish

RESUME

Manhattan, KS May 2011 3.92 undergrad GPA, 4.0 grad GPA

Kansas City Design Center Urban Design Studio

Kansas City, MO 2010-11

Czech Technical University Study Abroad

Prague, Czech Republic Feb-Jun 2010

Activities and Involvement 2010-11 Kansas City Design Center Collaborated with classmates, stakeholders, and community members to develop a comprehensive urban vision for a Kansas City neighborhood Coordinated comprehensive master plan study and documentation 2007-11 College of Architecture Leadership Represented architecture student body on the Dean’s Student Advisory Council Served as an Ambassador for the College of Architecture, Planning and Design, Mentored freshmen, provided tours of the college, spoke about college programs Community Taught Spanish-English Classes at Seven Dolors Catholic Church Volunteered with the Manhattan High School ESL program Volunteered as a Counselor at Sunflower Girls’ State Volunteered at Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community

2009 2009 2007-09 2003-06

Computer Skills AutoCAD 2011 and previous Revit 2011 and previous SketchUp 7 and previous

Adobe CS3: InDesign, Illustrator Photoshop, Flash ArcGIS

Honors and Awards Phi Kappa Phi Dean’s List University Honors Program

Putnam Scholarship Paul Weigel Scholarship Kemper Foundation Scholarship

Work Experience and History Urban Vision for the West Bottoms, KCDC Studio Project Manager Varney’s University Bookstore Clerk and Cashier Kansas State University Housing and Dining Student Housekeeper

Kansas City, MO 2010-2011 Manhattan, KS May 2007- Aug 2010 Manhattan, KS Summer 2007

127 W. 10th St. #1009 Kansas City, MO 64105


HOUSE for a MUSICIAN house for a visiting music professor Manhattan, KS four week project completed Fall 2007


St. ANN'S WAREHOUSE live performance theater DUMBO, Brooklyn, NY semester-long project completed Fall 2009


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Alyssa M Parsons ADS V Fall 2009

DUMBO, BROOKLYN, NY

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CD Submission Progress Print Progress Print DD Submission Progress Print

Date: 7 December 2009 Scale: 1/8” =1’-0” Elevations

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CAMBRIDGE BOATHOUSE community crew center Cambridge, MA 4 week project completed Spring 2009


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water level plan

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entry perspective

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storage

land level plan land level plan

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all drawings produced with Revit2009


RENDERINGS & SKETCHES architectural and figure drawings


URBAN VISION neighborhood analysis & master plan West Bottoms, Kansas City, MO year-long studio project in progress. 2010-2011

HISTORIC CONTEXT CURRENT RIVERS HISTORIC CORE HISTORIC CONTEXT


SYSTEMS

SYSTEMS LOCAL FABRIC

REC. + RIVERFRONT

DESIGN STUDY AREA HISTORIC CORE WOODSWETHER DISTRICT JAMES STREET DEVELOPMENT TRANSIT HUB

SOUTHERN DISTRICT


TRAIL AND ADJACENT SPACES PATH UNDERNEATH I-70 ADJACENT OPEN SPACE POTENTIAL TEMPORARY EXTENSION SPACE


ALYSSA M PARSONS

WOODSWETHER DISTRICT CALLOUT

M. Arch, Kansas State University Kansas City Design Center parsons.alyssa@gmail.com 785.477.2135


AMParsons Brief Portfolio