Grace Chang Studio Architecture, Art and Design

About Grace Chang

Grace has worked in design and project management at New York based architectural firms such as Robert A.M. Stern Architects, Gary Handel and Associates, and Davis Brody Bond Architects.  She has recently been awarded fellowships for the Jentel Artist Residency Program in Wyoming (March-April 2010), the Glen Arbor Art Association Art Residency in Glen Arbor, Michigan (April-May 2010), and the Nelimarkka Museum Residence in Alajärvi, Finland (Spring 2011).

For documentary film production, Grace was awarded with a grant to film in Inner Mongolia and China. Her paintings have been exhibited in the Peculiar Honors Juried Art Exhbition at Redeemer Presbyterian Church in New York City and in the Painting into Painting Exhbition at the Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts in Cambridge, Massachusetts.  Her photography has been published in Metropolis Magazine.  Grace has worked as pastry and bread assistant at Balthazar Wholesale Bakery, which supplies New York area restaurants and gourmet shops with delectable baked goods.

CURRICULUM VITAE
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2010-2011
U.S. & INTERNATIONAL ART RESIDENCY FELLOWSHIPS
Awarded prestigious art residency fellowships to Nelimarkka Museum, Glen Arbor Art Association and Jentel Foundation
[Alajärvi, Finland; Glen Arbor, Michigan; Banner, Wyoming]

2005-2009
ROBERT A.M. STERN ARCHITECTS
Commercial and residential design and project management. 100 Montgomery, awarded Leed Gold (25-story office building), Kiawah Island Golf Resort Club House and Ashken Residence
[New York, New York]

2004-2005
TOBA-PAIK ARCHITECTS
Collaborated on residential design, close coordination with consultants and clients for Irani Residence and Carvalho Residence
[New York, New York]

2003-2004
BALTHAZAR WHOLESALE BAKERY
French pastry and bread production. Supervised daily pastry production list. Fine chocolate and wedding cake creations
[Englewood, New Jersey]

2001-2002
GARY HANDEL AND ASSOCIATES
Produced schematic design, design development and construction documents for 3303 Water Street Residential Condominiums
[New York, New York]

1998-2001
DAVIS BRODY BOND ARCHITECTS
Produced schematic design, design development and construction documents for Harvard Club of New York Expansion, Northwestern University Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center and University of Connecticut Pharmacy and Biology Building
[New York, New York]

1998
BMR INDUSTRIES ARCHITECTS
Contributed to schematic and design development drawings for residence and Soho loft
[New York, New York]

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Spring 2009
PARSONS THE NEW SCHOOL FOR DESIGN
Monoprint Course with Janice Loeb
[New York, New York]

Fall 2003
ARTISAN BAKING CENTER
Professional pastry & artisinal bread training. T.A. for Sarah Black (of Tom Cat Bakery, Pepperidge Farm Artisanal Breads and Fairway Market Bakery)
[Long Island City, New York]

Fall 1993 – Spring 1997
HARVARD UNIVERSITY GRADUATE SCHOOL OF DESIGN
Master in Architecture
[Cambridge, Massachusetts]

Fall 1997
HARVARD UNIVERSITY CARPENTER CENTER FOR THE VISUAL ARTS
Photography into Painting with Annette Lumieux (of David Salle Studio)
[Cambridge, Massachusetts]

Fall 1994 – Spring 1995
HARVARD/RADCLIFFE CERAMICS STUDIO
Created translucent glaze mixes and prototype tiles to transmit limited light
[Allston, Massachusetts]

Fall 1991 – Spring 1992
COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE, PLANNING AND PRESERVATION
Shape of Two Cities: New York and Paris
[New York, New York
Paris, France]

Fall 1989 – Spring 1993
WELLESLEY COLLEGE & MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
Bachelor of Arts in Architecture
[Wellesley, Massachusetts
Cambridge, Massachusetts]

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September 2011
INTERVIEW IN SUOMI-AMERIKKA YHDISTYSTEN LIITTO (FINLAND-USA MAGAZINE)
Lehtomaa, Sabrina. Ja Nelimarkan Residensissa Amerikkalaista Taiteilijaa, 3.2011 (9.23.2011) : 42. Online and Printhttp://www.sayl.fi/suomi-usa-lehti/suomi-usan%20arkisto/suomiusa311_gracechang

July 2011
CANCER DISCOVERY MAGAZINE
Monotype “Leap II” published. Durinck S, et al. Temporal dissection of tumorigenesis in primary cancers. 1 (7.2011) : 137–143. Online and Printhttp://cancerdiscovery.aacrjournals.org/content/early/2011/06/23/2159-8290.CD-11-0028

June 2011
MUUNTUMIA-VICISSITUDES: THE GRAPHIC WORK OF GRACE CHANG
Solo exhibition at Nelimarkka Museum
[Alajärvi, Finland]

Spring 2010
WELLESLEY COLLEGE “GENERASIANS”
Hsieh, Christine. Alumna Spotlight: Grace Y. Chang. Spring 2010 : 4
[Printed for International Distribution] 

August 2008
ANGELS’ NET GRANT FOR DOCUMENTARY FILM PRODUCTION
Procured grant to produce interviews and b-roll footage
[Baotou, Inner Mongolia]
Beijing, China

November 2005
PECULIAR HONORS JURIED ART EXHBITION
C-Print photograph Christ Above (20” x 30”), Church of Spilled Blood, St. Petersburg, Russia
[New York, New York]

Spring 1997
HARVARD UNIVERSITY CARPENTER CENTER FOR THE VISUAL ARTS
PHOTOGRAPHY INTO PAINTING EXHIBITION 
Motorcycles and Ants (Oil on Canvas, 8’ x 10’)
Merry We Go Round (Oil on Canvas, 4’ x 8’)
[Cambridge, Massachusetts]

March 1995
METROPOLIS MAGAZINE
Published photograph of Hong Kong Shanghai Bank. Sir Norman’s Unexpected Guests. (3/1995) 44
[Hong Kong]

Spring 1994
HARVARD UNIVERSITY GRADUATE SCHOOL OF DESIGN: STUDIO WORKS I
[Cambridge, Massachusetts]

4 Responses to About Grace Chang

  1. markus says:

    Damn Grace, you’ve been busy.

    hope all is well,
    Markus Holtby

  2. admin says:

    Markus,
    Good to hear from you! Yes, it has been an adventure of a year. I am off to Europe/Finland at the end of February. If you are able, come visit with your family…
    Hope you are doing well!
    Grace

  3. Sabrina says:

    Hi Grace

    How are you doing?

    Love

    Sabrina

  4. vicky moy says:

    Grace! Was wondering about u – looks like u’ve been super busy. I live in HK now but in NYC for the hols. Flying back 1 Jan. Lemme know if u’re around – would love to catch up!

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