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KOKEITH PERRY II 421 Columbine Lane, Bolingbrook, IL 60440 | kperryii@syr.edu | 1.630.378.9009

Education

Syracuse University School of Architecture | 2019 Bachelor of Architecture, Visual Culture & Philosophy Minor. Class of 2019 Syracuse University Florence, Italy Abroad Program | 2017 Studied at the Syracuse University Florence campus during the fall of 2017. Studied architecture under coordinator Assistant Professor Kyle Miller as well as Italian and oil painting. Participated in design workshops with visiting architects Jimenez Lai of Bureau Spectacular and Lorenzo Guzzini of Lorenzo Guzzini Architecture. Bolingbrook High School | 2014 Bolingbrook, IL. Class or 2014

Experience

Adobe Systems | 2018 Worked as the Adobe workplace research and strategy intern to develop a strategic, research-based play book for adaptive workplace growth across the companies global portfolio. Conducted benchmark studies - including interviews, office tours, focus groups, and desk research - to assess peer organizations’ workplace growth strategies. Contributed to ongoing workplace strategy and design initiatives and projects. Worked with consultant architecture, furniture, technology, and design firms in collaborative design efforts. Worked with several facets of Adobe’s software suite and future technologies to develop architectural schemes, graphic designs, ux prototypes, and models in virtual and augmented reality. Alt Architecture + Research Associates | 2017 Created several iterative physical models and digital Revit models, renderings, orthographic drawings, and construction drawings for several projects. Simultaneosly performed other tasks like presentation preperation, attended client meetings, updated the design of the office website. The majority of the work utilized research and subject matter interviews to design complex healing enviornments with the perspectives of those afflicted at the center ofhe propositions. Resident Advisor | 2016-2018 Guided and facilitated the social, academic, and personal well-being of students living in residence halls. Worked to build a strong and active community through positive and interactive programming, creating a strong support network, and creating a safe and inclusive space. Worked with a team of several resident advisors and directors to develop a positive, supportive, and engaging team dynamic. Sekou Cooke Studio | 2015-2018 Worked with Syracuse University Assistant Professor Sekou Cooke as a design intern through research and production of several projects requiring physical models and digital drawings for design projects and showcases. Worked alongside the Society of Multicultural Architects and Designers on a Symposium titled “Toward a Hip-Hop Architecture” (2015). Worked on a design proposal for the “Elevation Erie Design Competition” (2015) alongside several students and Assistant Professor Amber Bartosh. Created a physical model for the Syracuse University Faculty Exhibition (2017).

Awards + Honors Leadership + Affiliations

Relevant Skills

SPORTS | 2016 Worked under the direction of Syracuse University Assistant Professors Greg Corso and Molly Hunker on their winning proposal for the design-build competition, the Ragdale Foundation Ragdale Ring (2016). Worked cooperatively with a team of 12 designers to construct the winning design. Lived on site at the Ragdale Foundation in Lake Forest, IL for 3 weeks while assisting in all areas of the construction process. DOE Race to Zero Design Competition Finalist | 2017 King + King Comprehensive Design Competition Finalist | 2018 Syracuse University Dean’s List | 2014-2018 Syracuse University Center of Fellowship & Scholarship Recipient | 2015 American Institure of Architecture Students, Syracuse University Chapter | 2014-2018 National Organization of Minority Architects, Syracuse University Chapter | 2016-2017 POSIT, Graphic Designer | 2018 Syracuse University Division I Track & Field | 2014 - 2018 Syracuse University Office of Residents Life, Resident Advisor | 2016-2018 Syracuse University School of Architecture Undergraduate Teaching Assistant | 2018 Digital Adobe Creative Suite (After Effects, InDesign Illustrator, Lightroom, Photoshop, Xd). Archsim, AutoCAD, Climate Consultant, DIVA, Grasshopper, Ladybug, Microsoft Office Suite, Revit, Rhinoceros 5, V-Ray. Fabrication Model Building (3D Printing, CNC Milling, Laser Cutting, Vacu-forming), Field Sketching (Graphite, Ink, Oil Painting, Pen).

Kokeith Perry II 2018 Resume  

Kokeith Perry II 2018 Resume. Syracuse University School of Architecture. Bachelor of Architecture Candidate 2019.

Kokeith Perry II 2018 Resume  

Kokeith Perry II 2018 Resume. Syracuse University School of Architecture. Bachelor of Architecture Candidate 2019.

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