Monica H.

Monica H.

Los Angeles, CA, US


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University of Southern California drew me to Los Angeles

Native of Northern California

Lover of the oddities and intricacies of design

Ever-evolving curiosity with fabrication processes

Engaging visual and verbal communicator



Dan Brunn Architecture, Los Angeles, CA, US, Designer

Sep 2015 - current

Letter Four, Inc, Culver City, CA, US, Designer

Drafting: SD, DD & CD sets, project follow through at LADBS
Designing & developing brand identity along side architectural
Experience in residential, retail and tenant improvement projects

May 2013 - Apr 2015

A+D MUSEUM - ‘Never Built: Los Angeles’, Los Angeles, CA, US, Model Design Team Member

Collaborating with The Model Shop in Torrance, CA to create a 1:50 scale acrylic model of a mid-century LAX plan
Full design & translation of 3d Rhino model to physical build

Oct 2012 - May 2013

Studio Touraine, Los Angeles, CA, US, Design Intern

Pattern maker & Designer for upcoming fashion line
Collaborating on manufacturing processes
Creating graphic design & branding material

Aug 2012 - May 2013

ARCH 402C Studio: Study Abroad, Paris, France, Urban Researcher/Designer

Two-week intensive travel to Paris landmarks, new urban projects, construction sites, architecture firms & Atelier Parisien d’Urbanisme
Six-week studio designing a project on the Seine River
Generating research & graphics for urban study studio compilation book - 'PARIS AND THE SEINE’

Jun 2012 - Aug 2012

USC Solar Decathlon Charette, Los Angeles, CA, US, Design Team Member

Charette proposal of ‘Plenum House’ - production of conceptual studies, energy models, renders & diagrams

Sep 2011 - Sep 2011

Jermyn Manthripragada, Berkeley, CA, US, Design Intern

Conceptual physical modeling of 'Sonoma Barn’
Creating and analyzing 3D structural models
Drafting technical AutoCAD plans & details
Creating PR graphic design material for 'Edible Nest’

Jun 2011 - Aug 2011

USC Performance Venues, Los Angeles, CA, US, Drafting Assistant

AutoCAD technical stage configurations & details
Diagramming technical lighting specs and layouts

Aug 2010 - Dec 2010


University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles, CA, US, BArch, 5-year Bachelor of Architecture

Aug 2008 - May 2013

Areas of Specialization