CV

 
Mahan Javadi
info@mahanjavadi.com

 

Education

2009-2013
University of Toronto / Master of Architecture

2004-2008
University of Toronto / Bachelor of Arts / Specialization in Architecture & Visual Studies

 

Skills

3D Modeling & Drafting / Autodesk Revit, AutoCAD (2D), Rhinoceros 4.0
Adobe Creative Suite / Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, Flash
Web Design / HTML, DHTML, XML, CSS, PHP, Javascript, Actionscript, WordPress & Joomla
Digital Fabrication / 3D Printing (Starch & Plastic), Laser Cutting, CNC Milling
Rapid Prototyping / Arduino, Processing, Xbox Kinect, Circuit Wiring
Audio Production, Editing / Ableton Live, Axiom 49
Video Editing / Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premier

 

Relevant Experience

2008 – Present
Graphic & Web Designer / Linseed Projects Corporation / Toronto

2012 – 2013
Guest Critic / Undergraduate Site Installation 2 (VIS306) Studio Final Review / University of Toronto
Teaching Assistant / Undergraduate Studio Architectural Design I / University of Toronto
Fabrication Lab Technician (3D Printing) / Digital Fabrication Lab / University of Toronto

2012
Teaching Assistant / Undergraduate Architectural Design II Studio (ARC313H1F) / University of Toronto
Teaching Assistant / M.Arch. Visual Communications Studio 2 (ARC1022HS) / University of Toronto

2010 – 2012
Researcher / Responsive Architecture at Daniels (RAD lab) / University of Toronto

2011
Intern Architect / Morphosis Architects / Los Angeles, CA
Guest Critic / Undergraduate Site Installation 2 Studio (VIS306) Final Review / University of Toronto
Guest Critic / Undergraduate Architectural Design 1 Studio (ARC213) Mid-Review / University of Toronto
Archibots Workshop Coordinator / Responsive Architecture at Daniels (RAD Lab) / University of Toronto

2010-2011
Studio Assistant / An Te Liu / Toronto

2009 – 2010
Sales / Built Books on Architecture & Swipe Books on Design / Toronto

2007 – 2010
Research & Studio Assistant / Khoury Levit Fong / University of Toronto

2008
Gallery Assistant / Gallery TPW / Toronto

 

Solo Exhibitions

2008
I Can See You, Can You See Me? / EEL: Experimental Exhibition Lab / University of Toronto

 

Selected Juried Exhibitions

2010
DUMBO Arts Festival / Two Trees DUMBO / New York City, USA

2008
Under the Bridge Festival / DUMBO Arts Center / New York City, USA
Scotiabank Nuit Blanche / City of Toronto / Toronto
7a*11d International Festival of Performance Art / Xpace Cultural Center / Toronto
Subtle Technologies Festival 2008 / Innis Town Hall / Toronto
Come Up To My Room (5th Annual Alternative Design Event) / Gladstone Hotel / Toronto

2007
G(art) Fair (Nuit Blanche) / Index G / Toronto
Insomnia (Nuit Blanche) / Red Head Gallery / Toronto
Square Foot Exhibition / AWOL Gallery / Toronto
Chancellor’s Showcase / Chancellor’s Office, UofT / Toronto

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2009
The DX Gala 2009 / The Design Exchange / Toronto

2008
Anomaly / 299 Augusta Avenue / Toronto

2007
(im)parting: A Night of Collected Performance Art / YYZ Artists’ Outlet & Cinecycle / Toronto
BUILD-UP Exhibition / Larry Richards Gallery / Toronto

 

Curatorial Projects

2008
PLAY: A Creative Collaborative Event / The Boat / Toronto
DICTION Part 2: Projected Works by Local Emerging Artists / Index G / Toronto
Reuse: BAASS Year-End Exhibition / Larry Wayne Richards Gallery / Toronto
DICTION: Projected Works by Local Emerging Artists / Index G / Toronto

2007
Khoury-Levit-Fong MOCA[PE], Shenzhen Exhibition / Larry Wayne Richards Gallery / Toronto
BUILD-UP Exhibition (with Maria Denegri & David Carter) / Larry Wayne Richards Gallery / Toronto

 

Publications

2007
“Toronto Lights Up,” The Varsity (UofT) , July 16, 2007, p. 4
“Peak of ROM’s Crystal have been reached before,” The Varsity (UofT), June 11, 2007, p. 4

2003
“Bloodshed,” A Harvest of Tales [Young Writers Canada, Victoria BC.], p. 116