Jason An

Jason An

Los Angeles, CA, US


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I am a graduate of the California College of the Arts in San Francisco with Master of Architecture degree. I am currently located in Los Angeles.


West Edge Architects, Marina del Rey, CA, Designer

Completed programming phase with team members for West Los Angeles College, which included ADA accessibility overhaul of entire campus, re-programming of six buildings, development of two new buildings, and excavation and regrading of various outdoor student activity centers.

Assembled entitlements package for three Latigo Shores Malibu Residences. On top of design schemes, packages comprised of site analysis, zoning regulations, code compliance, collaboration with LAFD on fire access, dialogue with civil engineer on grading strategy, and dialogue with landscape architect on indigenous plant integration.

Completed schematic design phase on two high-density residential projects, one 4.5 acre, 250 unit multifamily development in Azusa and one 8 acre, 350 unit mixed use project in Simi Valley, which included presentations to city review boards for approval.

Project List: West Los Angeles College, Latigo Shores Malibu Residences, Fairmont Hotel Bungalow, California Grand Village: Azusa Greens, California Grand Village, Simi Valley

Oct 2014 - current

RC Design Federation, Los Angeles, CA, Architecture Intern

Produced presentation level axonometric diagrams, renders, and line drawings for Royale Animations Studio project for submission to numerous media outlets.

Composed drawing sets for five residential renovation projects in Los Angeles that included site plans, demo plans, floor plans, new construction overlays, RCPs, exterior and interior elevations, details, and window schedules.

Project List: Huntley Residence, Orange Duplex, Orange Grove Residence, Royale Animation Studios, Bill Simmons Residence, Stanley Residence, Highland House, Patrick Residence Landscape

Jul 2013 - Sep 2013

Warren Techentin Architecture (WTARCH), Los Angeles, CA, Architecture Intern

Diagrammed design concepts with team for Aalto University Helsinki Competition. Produced final sections, plans, and renders that were used for competition boards.

Rendered numerous images, using a variety of software, on completed projects for firm’s AIA award submissions.

Analyzed surveyor’s data on existing property to build handmade topography model for Sunset Residence project.

Project List: Aalto University Helsinki Competition, Sunset Residence, Tallinn Street 2020, Wallpaper Residence, Jinhai Lake Residence

Jul 2012 - Aug 2012

Lehrer Architects, Los Angeles, CA, Architecture Intern

Corrected as-built plans and elevations for Bob Hope Patriotic Hall based on RFIs received from contractor. Drew details that contractors requested from scratch.

Collaborated directly with project architect on Caltech Keck Institute physical study model, revising and updating design and tectonics to achieve desired space and form.

Developed RNLA Affordable Housing project through schematic design phase, analyzing both broad spatial features as well as specific door, window, and soffit details to ensure consistency with project architect’s concepts.

Project List: Bob Hope Patriotic Hall, NorShore Center, RNLA Affordable Housing, Reseda Pool, Spring Street Park, Caltech Keck Institute for Space Studies

May 2012 - Aug 2012


California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA, US, MArch, Department of Architecture

NAAB accredited Department of Architecture
AIAS 2013 Associate

Jul 2011 - May 2014

University of California, Santa Barbara, Goleta, CA, Bachelors, College of Letters and Science

Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy, Ethics, and Public Policy
Minor in History

Sep 2004 - Jun 2008



Thesis Prize, CCA, Honorable Mention


Jury Prize, CCA, Honorable Mention


Jury Prize, CCA, Nomination


Jury Prize, CCA, Nomination


Areas of Specialization 


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