Founded in 1988 by Ben van Berkel and Caroline Bos, UNStudio specialises in creating ground-breaking architecture and design at all scales, from bridges to public buildings, offices, residences, exhibitions, products and urban masterplans. The name UNStudio stands for United Network Studio and refers to the collaborative nature of the practice.
Throughout 30 years of international project experience, UNStudio has expanded its capabilities through collaboration with an extended network of international consultants, partners and advisors. This network, combined with our centrally located offices in Amsterdam, Shanghai and Hong Kong, enables us to work efficiently anywhere in the world. With over 120 completed projects in Asia, Europe and North America, the studio continues to expand its global presence with recent commissions in the United Arab Emirates, China, South Korea, Italy, Germany and the United States, among other countries.
About the Role
Are you interested in shaping the future role of the architect? An internship position is opening in UNStudio's Futures team - a unique opportunity to join a dedicated speculative design unit within an established architecture office.
What You're Gonna Do
Join us as we research and develop strategic interventions at the confluence of social, technological and environmental changes. From platforms and spatial plans to installations and strategies for citizens, cities and clients alike.
We are looking for interns who mainly will do online/literature research, framing and analyses and will distill and represent the information visually and written. To make this a success you have an architectural background and affinity and experience with research. The internship will be for a minimum of 6 months, preferably a year.
- You are inscribed in a university, preferably within an Architecture program
- You have at least a bachelor degree (or equivalent);
- You display good analytical skills for research;
- You have good knowledge of Adobe Suite package;
- You have good design and visual representation capacities;
- You are fluent in written and spoken English;
- You are a team player, reliable, pro-active, flexible and dedicated.
What We Offer
A challenging internship in an independent young and international working environment. The position offers an opportunity to be exposed to highly ambitious design processes and make a significant contribution to the projects of UNStudio.
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