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Paul Marquez

Paul Marquez

Phoenix, AZ, US

 

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SolarWing, Phoenix, AZ, US, Architectural Contractor

Created and rendered Revit model vignettes of the SolarWing canopy for project pitches in the Phoenix Area. Refined and updated AutoCAD architectural drawing sets to reflect site specific conditions in Phoenix, and Utah.

Nov 2011 - current
 

LABor Studio, Tempe, AZ, US and Chihuahua, MX, Landscape Architectural and Architectural Consultant

Researched and designed Illustrator diagrams on a brownfield reclamation to urban forest project located in a closed ASARCO smelting plant in the Avalos region east of Chihuahua City. Developed Powerpoint and InDesign presentations of the preliminary research and initial designs for the Governor of Chihuahua and the Mayor of Chihuahua. Responsible for the creation of 2D and 3D Renderings via Sketchup, Photoshop and Illustrator. Collaborated with the team in Chihuahua, Mexico on the master planning, conceptual design, and preliminary design development of a new botanical garden in El Rejon near Chihuahua City.

Jul 2011 - Nov 2011
 

Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, US, Teaching Assistant

Gave personalized instruction on AutoCAD, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and Sketchup while
running a series of hands-on lab classes and lecture review sessions. Assisted professors with classroom setup, including the interfacing of Mac and PC operating systems in classes ranging from Computer Aided Drafting to Landscape Architecture and Public Space.

Aug 2008 - Dec 2010
 

Balmer Architectural Group, Phoenix, AZ, US, Architectural Intern

Drafted with AutoCAD and developed physical models, computer models and renderings with Adobe Photoshop and Google Sketchup. Assisted in the creation of design development drawings for city submittal. Visited client sites to select materials and finishes for implementation. Coordinated with outside contractors to ensure documents were compiled and ready for city submittal.

May 2007 - Apr 2008
 

Education 

Arizona State University, Tempe Campus, AZ, US, MArch, Masters of Architecture

Nominated for Design Excellence for a theater concept created in collaboration with the Phoenix Actors Studio. Designed and presented one of the first transdisciplinary reinterpretations of the the border relationship between the US and Mexico centered on the two cities of El Paso, Texas and Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua. Masterplanned a new intermediary zone between the two countries which could act as a positive refuge by utilizing brownfield reclamation, waste water treatment from the Rio Grande, relocating the Consulates, and the implementation of new recreational areas.

Aug 2008 - May 2011
 

Arizona State University, Tempe Campus, AZ, US, Masters, Masters of Landscape Architecture

Generated a set of community design goals through the “Maryvale on the Move” grant to help improve the health and safety of children within the community of Maryvale. Worked through charettes, community meetings, and meetings with Phoenix city officials to establish a new approach to neighborhood design. Designed and presented one of the first transdisciplinary reinterpretations of the the border relationship between the US and Mexico centered on the two cities of El Paso, Texas and Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua. Masterplanned a new intermediary zone between the two countries which could act as a positive refuge by utilizing brownfield reclamation, waste water treatment from the Rio Grande, relocating the Consulates, and the implementation of new recreational areas.

Aug 2008 - May 2011
 

Arizona State University, Tempe Campus, AZ, US, BArch, Architectural Studies

Aug 2004 - May 2008
 

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