compMatter [TA], Los Angeles, CA, US, Design Director
Private funding granted to set up a research and design office in Downtown Los Angeles that also acts as a satellite to Trahan Architects. Research takes an inter-disciplinary approach to emerging technologies in architectural design and fabrication including robotics, scripting, computation, and advanced work in contemporary 3D modeling and visualization platforms.
+ Design Direction on Bengbu Opera House Competition
+ Led management of partner relations with Shanghai TONJI University Design Institute
+ Led conceptual development ranging from industrial design to large scale stipend international competitions
+ Managed opening of office_ found and rented office space, registered software, admin
Tom Wiscombe Design, LLC, Los Angeles, CA, US, Senior Designer
Worked in close collaboration with Priciple, Tom Wiscombe, on a variety of scales of design projects, from speculative research prototypes to large scale competition-winning building designs.
+ Lead role in design for over 19 projects in less than 2 years
+ Project and office management with as many as 12 people in my design teams
+ Experience as Senior Designer and Project Manager on multiple private development and governement contract
competition wins based in China
+ Travelled to China for project presentations and meetings with client and government officials
M.Arch II in UCLA AUD /Greg Lynn's Suprastudio, Los Angeles, CA, US, MArch, Suprastudio
California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, BArch, Architecture
UCLA AUD Currents Exhibition, Nomination
Multiple projects chosen as "best of" in studio and seminar work.