ALBERTO MANRIQUE SERNA
49 Park.Av aprt # 1D
New York City, NY 10016
(848) 228–064 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
2013 – Masters of Science in Advanced Architectural Design Columbia University, NYC
2011 – New York Summer Program Columbia University
2009 – Semester at Universidad Católica de Chile
2010 – Bachelor in Architecture Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá- Colombia
2010 – Present // Founding Partner of E s t u d i o A l t i p l a n o
- altiplano is an architectural office founded in company with Pedro Aparicio, Felipe
Velasquez and Felipe Guerra. The studio approaches architecture as a spatial/creative
practice and shares a strong belief in collective work.
2012 - Venice Biennale 2012
- altiplano is invited to participate in the collateral event of the Biennale di Venezia,
Traces of Centuries and Future Steps with the intervention “There is nothing new under
2011 – 2013 (Building) Edificio Bell 134A Bogotá, Colombia
- altiplano designs a residential building in the north of Bogotá. The office did all the
construction drawings and details. We also substituted monthly visits to the building
during the construction process.
2011 – First Prize* competition “ Buena Arquitectura Excelente Pedagogía”.
- altiplano designs two different school prototypes (steel & wood). There will be 1,300
all over Colombia. Spreading through the Andean, Atlantic, Pacific and Amazon
2012 – Pedro Domecq Headquarters in Bogotá, Colombia
- altiplano designs and constructs Pedro Domecq Headquarters. A 5,000 square feet
warehouse office space in the outskirts of Bogotá.
2012 – Apartment G_ Penthouse in Bogotá, Colombia
- altiplano designs and constructs a duplex penthouse. A 4,500 square feet penthouse
was the resulting combination of what were originally 3 different apartments.
2011 – Yokohama Headquarters in Bogotá, Colombia
- altiplano designs and constructs the Yokohama Headquarters. A 2,700 square feet
office space in the north of Bogotá.
Software - AutoCad, Rhinoceros, 3DS Max, Grasshopper, SketchUp, GIS, Adobe CS6, Final Cut
Languages- Spanish (native), English (proficient) and Portuguese (fluent)
Estudio Altiplano, Bogotá, Colombia, Co-Founder
Columbia University, MArch, AAD
Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá, BArch, Arquitectura
Kinne Fellowship, 1st Place