Kala Jain

Freelance Drafting Freelancer & Architect

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Location:coralville, Iowa, United States
Phone: 319-351-4998
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/kalajain
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KALA R. JAIN
2004 Stratford ct, Coralville, IA: 52241
kalajain7472@hotmail.com. (319) 351-4998

OBJECTIVE
Seeking for a challenging fulltime position in Designing and Developing which demands lot of motivation and creativity (Architectural, Interior Design).

EDUCATION
Interior Designing January, 2007– May, 2009
Kirkwood Community College Cedar Rapids, IA 3.75/4.0

Bachelor of Architecture August, 1993 – July, 1998
B. L. D. E. Associations College of Engineering & Technology, Bijapur, INDIA 3.50/4.0

EXPERIENCE
Neumann Manson Iowa City, Iowa
Worked primarily on CAD Drafting April 2006 – July 2006

Opn Architects Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Worked as Intern Interior designer October 2008-January 2009

Kirkwood Community College Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Worked as CAD Tutor January 2009-May 2009

D. B. Joshi Associates Bijapur, India
Junior Architect July, 1998 – Jan, 1999
• Developed residential plans through the use of computer software.
• Designed some of the major hospitals infrastructure and was an important member of the designing team involved in interior designs.
• Designed shopping complex that involved sales of wide varities of consumer goods.
• Communicating with the clients and explaining them various designs.
• Developing prototype models to explain the clients in a better way.
• Making models of buildings

Shah Architectural Associates Sholapur, India
Support Architect (GRADUATE INTERNSHIP) Jan, 1997 – July, 1998
Tasks involved
• Visiting sites.
• Designing and developing plans involving both interior and exterior design.
• Studying the topographical and climatic conditions of the site.

RELEVANT COURSES
• Architectural Computer Graphics, • Basic Designing,
• Architectural Graphics (Perspective Views), • Estimation & Costing,
• Architectural Working Drawing, • Specification,
• Architectural Building Construction, • Valuation,
• Landscape, • Climatology,
• Color Theory, • Principles of selling,
• Historical interiors, • Textiles,
• Human relations, • Design fundamentals,
• Contract design. • Interior design,
• Kitchen design,

PROJECTS
Thesis (B.Arch.): “Designing an SOS (“Save-Our-Soul”) Children’s Village”.
• Visited major cities in India (Bangalore, Pune and Lathur) to develop a Case Study.
• Prepared circulation diagrams of the SOS Children’s Village from the extensive case study.
• Designed the final outlook of the village, developed various drawings and prepared the prototype of the village.
• Additional work involved developing a computer-based model using AutoCAD.

Undergraduate Projects in B.Arch
• Designed a School of Architecture.
• Designed a Honeymoon Cottage.
• Designed a Shopping Complex.
• Designed a Primary School.
• Designed a Beach Resort.
• Designed an Artist’s Bungalow.
• Designed an Eye Hospital.
• Designed an Apartment.
• Designed a Theatre.

All the undergraduate projects involved tasks like
• Performing case studies by visiting cities / respective places and also reading a lot of journals, other relative case studies and magazines. Additional work involved talking to people and also taking into account various opinions about the respective overview.
• Preparing circulation diagrams.
• Developing various drawings, preparing models

HONORS AND ACTIVITIES:
• Member of IIA.
• Ranked 3rd throughout the Undergraduate Course work.
• Awarded 2nd for the Undergraduate Thesis Work.
• Awarded 1st for designing and developing an excellent model for the Beach-Resort.
• As a Placement Secretary, was involved in meeting the Personnel and other high officials of various industries, inviting them to the Institution & conduction seminars.
• Presented a Paper entitled “History of Architecture (Modern Architecture)”.

REFERENCES
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