Student
Zhicheng Xu

Areas of Interest
Art and Technology, Artificial Intelligence, Building Materials, Computation, Digital Fabrication, Fine Arts, Graphic Representation, Heritage Planning, Housing, Landscape Architecture and Natural Systems, Modern Architecture, Public Art, Urban Design, Visualization

Education

2009 - 2015
BSLA, Purdue University
2009 - 2015
Minor - Studio Art, Purdue University

Academic Experience

2017 - 2018
Guest Critic, Boston Architectural College
2014 - 2015
Teaching Assistant / Professional Cooperative Programs, Purdue University
2013 - 2014
Committee Member, Purdue University College of Agriculture Awards Committee
2013 - 2013
Teaching Assistant / LA Core I & II, Purdue University

Professional Experience

2013 - 2018
Project Designer, Sasaki Associates
2017 - 2018
Committee Member, Landscape Architecture Foundation Olmsted Scholar Committee

Awards

- 2017
Honor Award (Project completed at Sasaki Associates), American Institute of Architects
- 2016
Honor Award (Project completed at Sasaki Associates), American Society of Landscape Architects
- 2015
National Olmsted Scholar Finalist, Landscape Architecture Foundation
- 2015
Olmsted Scholar, Purdue University
- 2015
Henry W. Gilbert Award, Indiana Landscape Association
- 2015
Pierre L’Enfant International Planning Excellence Award (Project completed at Sasaki Associates), APA
- 2013
Award of Excellence, American Society of Landscape Architects
- 2013
Award of Excellence, American Society of Landscape Architects Indiana Chapter
- 2013
Gruel Memorial Endowment Scholarship, Purdue University
2011 - 2013
Rex Hall Scholarship, Purdue University

Exhibitions

- 2014
Boston: Sea Change Exhibition (Completed at Sasaki), Boston District Hall
- 2014
Urban SOS Competition, Center for Architecture in New York
2012 - 2013
Trainsting Cities Exhibition, RMIT University Design Hub Gallery / The Office of Urban Transformations Research