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DREW MCGURK Architectural Designer

About Me I am an architectural designer seeking an entry level design position. I have nearly three years of professional work experience in New York City, and I recently completed my Masters degree at the University of Kentucky. I am looknig for a creative firm which will provie opportunities for mes to engage in innovative, non-standard architecture. Outside of architecture, I love to be outdoors running, hiking, and camping. I aslo have a nerdy side, and enjoy building and customizing computers.

Undergraduate - University of Kentucky College of Design 2012 - Studied abroad in the Netherlands

Contact Information

2012 - Won 1st place in Concrete Design Competition in the Netherlands

Email: Phone: 502-214-0115

2012 - Teaching Assistant for Associate Professor Kyle Milleer’s Class Organized crime, exploring robotics and parametric design.


2013 - Research Assistant for Kyle Miller

Bachelor of Arts in Architecture University of Kentucky College of Design, 2013 Master of Arts in Architecture University of Kentucky College of Design, 2018


2013 - Graduated with my Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture from the University of Kentucky

Professional - Handel Architects (NYC Office)


2013 - Joined Handel Architects as an intern


2014 -Competed in various design competitions at Handel

VRay Rendering

2014- Competed in Battersea Battersea Power Station Competition, our submission placed 3rd Place

Maxwell Rendering Adobe Photoshop Adobe Illustrator Adobe InDesign AutoCAD Autodesk Revit 3D Printing Model Making Virtual Reality

2014- Promoted to an associate at Handel Architects 2015- Worked on various shopping displays for Fendi with Handel Interior Designer Noelia Ibanez 2015- Collaborated on a prayer space along the Western Wall in Jerusalem. This project was displayed at the 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale. 2015- Collaborated on the Winthrop Square competition in Boston, which won 1st place. 2015- Left job at Handel Architects to begin graduate school at the University of Kentucky.

Graduate - University of Kentucky College of Design 2015 - Enrolled 2016 - Recieved a studio design excellence award 2017 - Teaching Assistant for Professor Jason Scroggin, teaching a summer deign studio in Berlin, Germany 2017-2018 - Teaching Assistant for Professor Mike McKay and Liz Swanson’s Class Digital Media and Visual Representation. 2017-2018 - Design Studio mentor for Assistant Professor Martin Summers’ first year design studio. 2018 - Graduated summa cum laude