As designer located in Los Angeles, California my work focuses on emergent design procedures through non-linear algorithms and parametric design modeling while maintaining sustainable practices.
I attended my undergraduate studies at the University of Southern California School of Architecture graduating with a bachelors of Architecture in 2010. Currently working as a Designer at KAA Design Group.
Previously with Lettuce, RCDF Studio, HBA/Hirsch Bedner Associates.
KAA Design, Los Angeles, CA, US, Designer
Designer specializing in BIM management and parametric design procedures.
3D Computational Modeler and Rendering Specialist for high end residential design. Worked with project teams to coordinate BIM documentation through all phases of design. Involved with day to day interaction with clients and project teams in coordination and review. Implemented new practices and procedures designed to mitigate tight schedules and make the project team more efficient in BIM documentation and BIM management.
Erick Prins Designs, Los Angeles, CA, US, Freelance Designer
Specializing in architectural, graphic and web design.
HBA/Hirsch Bedner Associates, Santa Monica, CA, US, 3D Designer
3D Computational Modeler, Designer, and Rendering Specialist for high end hospitality interior design. Worked with project teams to coordinate CAD documentation through all phases of design through construction documentation.
Involved with day to day interaction with clients and project teams in coordination and review. Coordinated and directed HBA’s CAD documentation teams in India for construction documentation and project management to meet tight international deadlines. Implemented new practices and procedures designed to mitigate tight schedules and make the project team more efficient including BIM documentation.
RCDF Studio, Los Angeles, CA, Junior Design Assistant
Digital and physical model fabricator. Computational renderer through Rhinoceros modeling software and V-ray renderer. Research assistant for innovative building systems and practices. Parametric model development through use of Rhinoceros, Rhinoscript and Grasshopper modeling software. Responsibilities also included coordinating and developing project design and construction documentation along with presentation documentation.
Yazdani Studio of Cannon Design, Century City, CA, US, Architectural Student Intern
Handled design development so that projects could move forward into construction design. Worked on projects both solo and in groups. Handled running of machine/model shop working with high tech 3D modeling operations and maintenance. High attention to detail in creation of digital fabrication files.
Lettuce Office, Los Angeles, CA, Architectural Student intern
Junior Designer working on individual and group projects for clients. Processes
included design development, Construction Documentation and Production Deliverables. Worked on graphic identity and visual motion graphics for both company and various clients.
University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles, CA, US, BArch, Architecture