CURRICULUM VITAE

claire hung


2005 - PRESENT // CLAIRE HUNG DESIGN

FREELANCE ARCHITECT & INTERIOR DESIGNER
 

  • Chelsea, New York - 3,000 sq ft interior refresh for an international PR firm located in the heart of Chelsea.
  • Midtown, New York - 1,500 sq ft interior design for a hedge fund office located in a newly constructed high-rise building.
  • Fit + Flow Yoga - 1,500 sq ft partial gut renovation and interior design of a two-classroom fitness studio with treatment room, private studio, bathrooms and reception/retail area.
  • Upper West Side, New York - 1,000 sq ft interior renovation of a one bedroom, two bath apartment; included new furniture, fixtures and custom finishes throughout.
  • Upper East Side, New York - 1,200 sq ft partial gut-renovation of a one bedroom, one and a half bath apartment; included custom finished floors, new architectural elements, as well as furniture, fixtures and finishes. Worked directly with Building Management, Licensed Architect, Permit Expediter, and Contractor from start to finish.
  • Eva's Play Pups - 1,500 sq ft interior renovation of a doggy daycare in Williamsburg, Brooklyn; included custom finished floors, new reception, furniture & finishes. Worked directly with Licensed Architect, Permit Expediter, and Contractor from start to finish.
  • Get Glue (now Telfie) - 3,000 sq ft interior design for an office suite in the Flatiron District, New York; included custom floor refinishing, furniture, fixtures and finishes. Worked directly with Building Management and Contractor from start to finish.
  • Brooklyn, New York - 1,200 sq ft interior design for a condo at The Edge in Williamsburg; included finishes & furniture, as well as custom upholstery.
  • Queens, New York - A three family residence requiring interior design services for the kitchens and bathrooms of each unit.
  • DiMattia Design - Worked as an Architectural consultant to a Licensed Contractor on Commercial & Residential projects throughout New York City, Brooklyn, & Queens.
     
 

 

 

2011 - 2016 // FIT + FLOW YOGA

INTERIOR ARCHITECT & DESIGNER; BRANDING, WEB & ADVERTISING DESIGNER; MANAGER AND SOLE OWNER
 

  • A five-week partial gut-renovation of a 1,500 sq ft commercial space with custom designed built-in Pilates equipment, on a budget of $20,000.
  • Developed and offered programs in Yoga, Pilates, Massage, Acupuncture, Facials and Personal Training seven days a week, as well as a full-service retail store in the reception area.
  • Developed The Kinelogica Method & certification program,certified teachers for classes and private sessions in order for them to teach at the studio.
  • Trained, managed and scheduled a staff of 25+ people.
  • Managed customer relations with the aid of the administrative staff.
     
 

 


2006 - 2007 // RASMUSSEN ARCHITECTS

SENIOR ARCHITECT, INTERIOR DESIGNER & PROJECT MANAGER
 

Schematic Design; Design Development; Bid & Construction Documents; Building Review Submittals; Permit Filing Coordination; Construction Administration; Engineer, Consultant & Vendor Coordination; Shop Drawing Review; Interior Design Sourcing & Installation.

  • Upper West Side, New York - 1,500 sq ft expansion of an apartment into the neighboring
    apartment. Expansion was done without disturbing tenants habitability.
  • Upper East Side, New York - 5,000 sq ft renovation of a Charles Platt duplex apartment with approx. 3 million dollar budget. Included a three month emergency interior furnishing for client to move-in.
  • Katonah, New York - 20,000 sq ft ground-up two-story residence with a full-size basketball/tennis court in the basement. Required constant Engineering and Construction coordination.
  • West Side Montessori School, New York - 12,000 sq ft multi-phase “green” renovation including a commercial kitchen,
    administrative spaces and classrooms, located on the Upper Westside of New York.
  • Indian Road Cafe - 2,500 sq ft commercial gut renovation located in Inwood, New York, with full commercial kitchen installation and permitting.
     
 

 


2005 - 2006 // ORSINI DESIGN ASSOCIATES

INTERMEDIATE ARCHITECT, INTERIOR DESIGNER & PROJECT MANAGER
 

Design Development; Space Planning; Construction Documents; Construction Administration; Shop Drawing Review; & Sourcing

  • Hamilton, Massachusetts – 25,000+ sq ft Rustic Colonial remodel with approximately 1.5 million dollar budget on an 8 month timeline.
  • Longboat Key, Florida – 12,000+ sq ft Modern Asian-style Penthouse with a 1 million dollar budget.
  • US Embassy, The Hague – 30,000 sq ft Early American mansion in the Netherlands with approximately a 3 million dollar budget.
  • Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts – 8,000 sq ft remodel of a summer home situated on a tennis court with approximately a 1 million dollar budget.
  • Soho, New York – 3,000 sq ft modern loft for an established fashion designer, requiring both living and studio space with approximately budget of 1.3 million for the interior.
     
 

 


2004 - 2005 // TIM MURPHY DESIGN ASSOCIATES

JUNIOR ARCHITECT, INTERIOR DESIGNER & PROJECT MANAGER
 

Interior Design & Sourcing; Design Development; Space Planning; Construction Documents; Permit Processing; & Construction Administration

  • Supperclub SF – 6,000+ sq ft nightclub with performance and dining space, private party room and bar located in the SOMA district of San Francisco, California
  • SF Transit Offices – 20,000 +/- sq ft office building located in Oakland, California requiring a complete interior remodel and Mechanical upgrade.
  • Nob Hill Apartments – several 2,000 +/- sq ft high-end apartments in the Nob Hill neighborhood of San Francisco, requiring complete kitchen and bathroom remodels and new finishes throughout.
  • Otis Bar – 1,500 +/- sq ft 2-story bar located in Downtown San Francisco with a complete interior gut and redesign on a $500,000 budget.
     
 

 


2003 - 2004 // MCCALL DESIGN GROUP

JUNIOR ARCHITECT & PROJECT MANAGER
 

Design Development; Space Planning; Code Research; Construction Documents & Construction Administration

  • The Gap Inc. (Banana Republic, The Gap, Old Navy) – Multiple commercial retail store remodels located throughout 48 states.  One of which was a 2,500 sq ft interior remodel of a Banana Republic store located at Bal Habour Shops in Longboat Key, Florida that required a complete hurricane storefront upgrade.
     
 

 


1999 - 2003 // UC BERKELEY, COLLEGE OF ENVIRONMENTAL DESIGN

BACHELORS OF ARTS IN ARCHITECTURE WITH A MINOR IN LANDSCAPE DESIGN
 

  • Focused studies on Japanese & Scandinavian modern design
  • Studied Scandinavian Architecture at DIS in Copenhagen, Denmark in the Spring of 2002
  • Interned at The Royal Parks in London, England in the Summer of 2002. Celebrated the Royal Parks at Highgrove House with Prince Charles, and was a sponsored participant in the Queen's Golden Jubilee.
  • Interned at JSW/D Architects in Berkeley, California in the Spring of 2003. Responsible for model making and hand-drafting presentation plans.
  • Worked as an aquatics supervisor overseeing 100 lifeguards & six pools within one year of lifeguarding part time.
     
 

 


1995 - 1999 // Le Lycee Français de Los Angeles & Brentwood School of Art

COLLEGE PREPARATION
 

  • Graduated in the top of the class with a GPA of 3.75
  • Participant of the Model UN
  • Took Advance Placement Courses for 2-years
  • Competitive Softball Pitcher
  • Singer in local choir and performed events throughout West Los Angeles
     
 

 



1997 - 1999 // immaculate heart of los angeles

junior high school
 

  • Excelled at Math & Science
  • Competitive Swimmer on the second best all-girls swim team in Los Angeles County
  • Competitive Volleyball player
  • Active as a child actress
     
 

 


1991 - 1997 // page private school of hancock park, los angeles

grade school
 

  • Graduated in the top of the class
  • Awarded the role of Master of Ceremonies for all school events
  • Active as a child actress
     
 

 


early CHILDHOOD

southern california
 

  • Grew up on a horse ranch in San Diego riding and take care of the horses.
  • Barrel raced horses for fun.
  • Studied transcendental meditation at the age of 11
  • Became a junior lifeguard with first aid & CPR training
  • CPR trained Babysitter