MATTHEW OKAZAKI

 

+1 925 451 3884

okazaki.matthew@gmail.com

matthewokazaki.com


EDUCATION

HARVARD UNIVERSITY GRADUATE SCHOOL OF DESIGN

Masters of Architecture I

2018, with Commendation

 

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES

Bachelor of Science, Applied Mathematics

2010, Cum Laude

 


EXPERIENCE

envelope a+d

Architectural Design Intern

May 2016 - August 2016

[  Foundry 31 Marketplace (Berkeley, CA)  ] 

[  Radhaus Biergarten (San Francisco, CA)  ]

 

Pei Cobb Freed & Partners

Architectural Design Intern

May 2015 - July 2015

[  Lodha Place Tower (Mumbai, India)  ]

[  Governor's Island Arts Center (Governor's Island, New York)  ]

 

MKThink

Strategist

June 2011 - May 2014

[  The Nature Conservancy (San Francisco, CA)  ]

[  University of California Hastings (San Francisco, CA)  ]

[  Golden Gate University (San Francisco, CA)  ]

[  Oakland Unified School District (Oakland, CA)  ]

[  A Better Market Street Initiative (San Francisco, CA)  ]

 

LUXr, Inc.

UX Design Intern

January 2012 - March 2012

 

Morphosis

Intern

June 2008 - September 2008


TEACHING

Harvard University Graduate School of Design

Studio Instructor

May 2017 - July 2017

[  Harvard Career Discovery  ] 

 

Graduate Teaching Assistant

September 2016 - May 2018

[  STU 1313: Options Architecture Studio   |   Instructor: Mack Scogin  ] 

[  STU 1201: Core Architecture Studio   |   Instructor: Sean Canty  ]

[  STU 1202: Core Architecture Studio   |   Instructor: Max Kuo  ] 

[  DES 3480: Potential Architecture   |   Instructor: Carles Muro  ]

[  SCI 6227: Structural Design   |   Instructor: Patrick McCafferty  ]


"On Academic Aesthetics."

February 7, 2018.

[  Archinect.com  ] 

WRITING


Platform 10: Live Feed

March 2018 - May 2018

[ Harvard Graduate School of Design  ]

 

Platform 9: Still Life

March 2017 - May 2017

[ Harvard Graduate School of Design  ]

 

Platform 8: An Index of Design and Research

March 2016 - May 2016

[ Harvard Graduate School of Design  ]

EXHIBITIONS


Proficiencies

AutoCAD   //   Rhino   //   VRay   //   Adobe Creative Suite   //   Microsoft Office