Architect with 7 years of experience in the US and Colombia in a great variety of project types, sizes and clients. Currently in the US doing post-completion OPT.
P-A-T-T-E-R-N-S, Los Angeles, CA, US, Project Architect
Staff Architect involved in projects ranging from Massing FAR studies for possible commercial development to residential design.
Development of construction details.
Research and preparation for RFQ/RFP package proposals
UNION TEMPORAL ROJAS CUBILLOS BENAVIDES, Bogotá, CO, Legal Representative - Co-Principal
Equal share associate of architects Angélica Rojas and Marco Cubillos in an ad hoc association for the fulfillment of a contract acquired through open public architectural competition to design a public school, including structural, electrical and hydro-sanitary projects, budget and construction schedule as well as acquiring the permits and licenses necessary for the execution of construction.
Main supervisor of the execution of designs during construction.
Partner in charge of contract follow up after completion of construction.
Juan Benavides - Independent Practice, Bogotá, CO, Principal
Participation architectural competitions independently and in ad hoc associations
Free-lance work supporting other architects and offices.
RICARDO LA ROTTA ARQUITECTOS E.U., Bogotá, CO, Architect
Architect in charge of resolution of construction issues related to design, Wall sections, Shop drawings and schedules for Windows, doors and construction details.
CUELLAR SERRANO GOMEZ/INGENIERIA DE PUENTES LTDA, Bogotá, CO, Architect
Staff architect with a focus in Design development, Wall Sections and Construction Drawings and Details.
Staff architect for architectural competition.
Angélica Rojas Gracia (ACTIVARQUITECTURA)., Bogotá, CO, Architect
Staff Architect with an emphasis on technical coordination, wall sections, construction details, budgeting and construction scheduling.
CONSORCIO AQUATRO, Architect Doris Tarchópulos, Bogotá, CO, Studio Director
Architect in charge of the design and urban planning coordination. Architect in charge of construction documents for the public space.
Architect in charge of coordination of landscape architecture and lighting projects
EXACTA-PROYECTO TOTAL, Architecture Department, Bogotá, CO, Architect
Architect in charge of design and coordination of urban planning and integration of structural and landscaping projects. (Project: Playa Manzanillo)
Preparation of presentations before clients and prospective investors (Project: Playa Manzanillo)
Other responsibilities: Graphic Design, schematic design for Laundromat franchise Pressto.
Universidad Nacional de Colombia - Centro de Extension Academica CEA, Bogotá, CO, Design Architect
Architect in charge of Architectural Design, Technical Coordination (Structural, Electrical, Hydro-sanitary) and architectural coordination of any educational infrastructure assigned by the head of the Studio of the Project Director
Updating the Educational infrastructure Project Data Base.
Project Evaluation according to the standards and indicators set by Bogotá’s Department of Education (SED).
Preparation for refurbishment proposals.
Universidad Nacional de Colombia - Centro Inter Facultades CEIF, Bogotá, CO, Architect
Architect in charge of proposals for the refurbishment and betterment of laboratories in the main campus of the National University of Colombia in Bogotá.
Architect in charge of revision, evaluation and diagnostic assessments of buildings with laboratory facilities in the main campus of the National University of Colombia.
Shalom Baranes Associates, PC, Washington, DC, US, Inter Architect
Assistance in urban and architectural design. CAD support in 2D and 3D. Model making. Graphic Design. Photographer.
University of Maryland College Park - School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation, College Park, MD, US, Designer
Member of ad hoc interdisciplinary team developed by the school of architecture for the entry of an architectural competition with a strong focus on sustainable architecture.
Presenter before the community and the Washington D.C. Major’s Office
Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc), Los Angeles, CA, US, Masters, Emergent Systems, Technologies and Media
1 year, 3 term post professional program that awards a Master's Degree in Design Research Studies with a focus on the effects and consequences of recent developments in the areas of software, fabrication, animation and presentation in design.
University of Maryland, College Park, MD, US, MArch, Master of Architecture
2 year, 4 term (including thesis) professional degree in architecture with strong emphasis on tectonic issues, design practice and urban design considerations. Also awarded a certificate in Urban Design.
Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá, CO, Bachelors, Architecture
5 year, 10 term program (including thesis) Bachelor of Architecture that awards a professional degree in Colombia.