Phillip Denny

Education

Carnegie Mellon University

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Bachelor of Architecture, Class of 2014

Minor in History & Theory of Architecture

Henry Adams AIA Medal Recipient, Valedictorian

Consistent Dean's List Appointment

Diploma with University, College, School Honors

GPA 3.90/4.00

Design GPA 3.95/4.00

Cornell University

Rome, Italy

Visiting student of Architecture, Spring 2013

Semester GPA 4.00

Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar

Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar

Doha, Qatar

Visiting student, Spring 2012

Semester GPA 4.00

Urbana High School

Ijamsville, MD

Diploma with Highest Honors, Maryland Scholar,

and International Baccalaureate Diploma

GPA 4.20/4.00

Graduated May 2009

Catholic University of America

Washington, D.C.

Experiences in Architecture Seminar

July-August 2008

Professional Experience

C-Lab, the Columbia Laboratory for Architectural Broadcasting

Columbia University

Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation

New York, NY

Associate Researcher

June 2014 - ongoing

VOLUME Magazine

Columbia University

Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation

New York, NY

Editorial Intern, Researcher

June - August 2013

evolveEA

Pittsburgh, PA

Visualization Consultant, Ross Reserve Project

Fall, 2012

over,under

Boston, MA

Intern Designer, 'Future Doha,' Scenes and Speculations from an Emerging City

Speculative design futures for the city of Doha, Qatar

with Rami el-Samahy, and Adam Himes

Let's Talk About Bikes, exhibition install & assistance

Summer, 2012

Heinz Architectural Center

Pittsburgh, PA

Curatorial Intern, White Cube Green Maze: New Art Landscapes, & Maya Lin exhibitions

with Raymund Ryan, curator of Architecture

Summer 2011

Honors

AIA Pittsburgh Design + Innovation: Award of Excellence

Awarded for excellence in design and scholarship

Pittsburgh Project: an Online Resource for Local Architectural History

October 2014

Pittsburgh History and Landmarks Foundation Prize

Awarded for excellence in architectural history

"Etienne-Louis Boullee: Utopia & the Enlightenment Metropolis"

September 2014

BECA Arquideas Grant 2013

First Place Winner

"Immerse" Competition Entry

Juried by EMBT, Miralles Tagliabue

December 2013

Louis F. Valentour Travel Fellowship

Fourth-Year Design Awards

Carnegie Mellon University

April 2013

Crossing Boundaries Seminar with Juhani Pallasmaa

Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar

Invited participant in a weeklong design charrette with Juhani Pallasmaa

Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society

Carnegie Mellon University

Nominated and Inducted April 2012

Ranked in top 7.5% of the Class of 2014

Dean's List

College of Fine Arts

All semesters, Fall 2009 through Spring 2013

Head of School Commendations

Carnegie Mellon, School of Architecture

All semesters, Fall 2009 through Spring 2012

SPAN

Carnegie Mellon, School of Architecture

Spring 2010, and Spring 2011 projects nominated for publication

Academic Experience

Presentations

"Three Scenes and Speculations from a Future City"

ACSA 102nd Annual Meeting

Miami, Florida, March 2014

Research Assistantships

PGH PRJ (Pittsburgh Project)

An online, interactive architectural guidebook of Pittsburgh architecture

with Associate Profs. Kelly Hutzell, Rami el Samahy,

and Carnegie Mellon architecture librarian and archivist, Martin Aurand

Teaching Assistantships

Architecture Design Studio: Foundation II

Carnegie Mellon University

Teaching assistant

with Associate Prof. Kai Gutschow

Architecture Design Studio: Environment

Carnegie Mellon University

Teaching assistant

with Adj. Assoc. Prof. Christine Mondor

Survey of Architectural History II: Modern

Carnegie Mellon University

Teaching assistant

with Associate Prof. Kai Gutschow

Architecture for Non-Majors I

Carnegie Mellon University

Teaching assistant

with Associate Prof. Kelly Hutzell

Pre-College Architecture

Carnegie Mellon University

Teaching assistant and studio critic

with Profs. Spike Wolff, Pablo Garcia, and Donald Johnson

School of Architecture Lecture Series

Carnegie Mellon University

Designed, printed, and distributed promotional graphics

Technical Assistantships

History of Architectural Theory

Carnegie Mellon University

Technical Assistant

with Associate Prof. Kai Gutschow

Publications

"Three Scenes and Speculations from a Future City"

Proceedings of the ACSA 102nd Annual Meeting

with Rami el Samahy, Adam Himes

"Three Scenes and Speculations from a Future City"

Stages, Journal of the Liverpool Biennial 2014

Research and Design

Leadership

inter.punct

Student Architectural Theory Journal

Editor-in-Chief, peda·gogy

Layout design & editing for the inaugural issue, para.meter

Student Advisory Council

Class of 2014 Representative.

Spoke on behalf of classmates at monthly meetings with School of Architecture administration

Odyssey Program

Carnegie Mellon University

Selected by faculty for participation in Fall 2010

Exhibitions

Archiprix 2015

"Campus: Situating the Global University"

Madrid, Spain

November 2014—May 2015

Carnegie Mellon University architecture thesis representative

Spring AAP in Rome Exhibition

Cornell University

Rome, Italy

May 2013

Exhibition committee, Architecture

Fourth Year Design Awards Exhibition

Carnegie Mellon University

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

April 2013

Louis F. Valentour Travel Fellowship Recipient

VCU-Qatar Juhani Pallasmaa Design Charette

Doha, Qatar

Desert Light studies exhibited at the conclusion of a week long design charrette

March 2012

Sheraton Doha Design Competition

Doha, Qatar

A weekend charrette hosted by Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar, and H.E. Sheikha Al-Mayassa Al-Thani

February 2012

Meeting of the Minds

Doha, Qatar

Al-Wakrah Village Housing project exhibited

May 2012

NAAB Accreditation Review

Frick Environmental Center, Saco Lake Baths, Boston Dance School projects selected for NAAB review

Spring 2012

Skills


Adobe Creative Suite

Rhinoceros + V-Ray Rendering

Grasshopper

Sketch-Up

3DStudio Max

RhinoCAM

ArcGIS

Digital and Analog Representation & Fabrication

Laser cutter, CNC mill, 3D printer, vacuum-form experience

Wood shop experience

Digital Photography

Graphic Design

References

Available upon request.