PHILIP LAU

Industrial Designer

www.philiplaudesign.com

EDUCATION

Rhode Island School of Design ‧ RISD

BFA Industrial Design ‧ 2014 - 2018

Honor Roll Student ‧  GPA 3.9

Brown University

Spanish Studies ‧ 2017 - 2018

Edinburgh College of Arts ‧ ECA

Product Design ‧ 2017

JOB EXPERIENCE

PBteen

DecAcc Design Intern ‧ Summer 2017

Worked on dorm project with other interns. Responsibility also includes assisting in house designers to develop products and produce design specs.

RISD Admissions office

Tour Guide Manager ‧ 2015 - 2018

Manage and train tour guides to educate prospective students and their families about RISD. Assists in daily office tasks.

RISD Industrial Design

Metal Shop Monito ‧ 2016 - 2018

Assist professors in class during demonstrations as well as maintain and ensure safe use of equipments in the metal shop.

SKILLS

Software

Rhino ‧ SolidWorks ‧ KeyShot ‧ Fusion 360

Illustrator ‧ Photoshop ‧ InDesign

Brazil ‧ Grasshopper ‧ Microsoft Office Suit

Prototyping & Ideation

Metal machining ‧ Wood forming

Sketching ‧ Marker Rendering ‧ Hacking

CNC Milling ‧ Glass Blowing ‧ Drafting

AWARDS & SCHOLARSHIP

Fred M. Roddy Memorial Scholarship

MIT Hacking Medicine Sponsor Award

The Clive Lambourn Memorial Prize

Roivant Science Sponship Award

Thomas Alva Edison Industrial Design Award

PERSONAL INTEREST

Repurposing ‧ Jumping photos ‧ Bright socks

Dancing ‧ LGBT films ‧ Bike share ‧ Sushi

LANGUAGES

English ‧ Native proficiency

Cantonese ‧ Native proficiency

Mandarin ‧ Working proficiency

Spanish ‧ Beginner proficiency

ECHIBITION

2018 Industrial Design Senior Show

2017 ECA Product Design Exhibition

2015 Foundation Studies Triennial

CONTACT

philip.hy.lau@gmail.com ‧ 605-951-0228