As an architectural designer, I can conceptualize, design and detail high-end residential and commercial projects including offices, retail and restaurants using CAD, Revit, hand sketching and 3D visualization (including real-time walkthroughs online). With concept-driven design skills and extensive experience in retail, hospitality, office or residential developments, I bring a detailed vision to the design process, from concept to construction documentation while meeting deadlines.
Thinkwell Design Group, Burbank, CA, US, Set Designer
Responsible for conceptualizing, designing and drawing 5 restaurants and 6 retail shops for the Monkey King Park in China in coordination with project managers and art directors. Work included seating layouts, retail design and detailed interior and exterior elevations.
Themespace, Alhambra, CA, US, Set Design Lead
Provided project team coordination. Developed designs for numerous restaurants and rides for the Paramount Park in Spain using hand sketching, CAD and SketchUp.
La Cañada Design Group, Pasadena, CA, US, Job Captain
Collaborated with the principal and project architects on office interiors and a zero-net energy project for SC Edison. Designed and drafted construction documents using CAD and Revit. Coordinated with MEP, structural and other consultants. Plan check submittal and revisions.
Pickett Design Associates, Culver City, CA, US, Architectural Designer
Worked on interiors for medical office buildings and managed production documentation for a 480,000 sf. hospital for Kaiser Permanente.
Epstein-ISI, Los Angeles, CA, US, Architect III
Supervised the construction documentation of MGA Entertainment, the adaptive re-use of a printing plant into their headquarters. Coordinated with the principal, project architects and interior designers.
Worked on the adaptive re-use of a 45-story tower in downtown Los Angeles into a mixed-use commercial and residential development. Team of six garnered the "employees of the month" award.
A4E: Architecture for Education, Inc., Pasadena, CA, US, Job Captain
Supervised the Wathen Education Center, a 50,000 sf. aviation high school integrated into Flabob Airport in Riverside, CA in consultation with the principal and project architect. Work included drafting, detailing, checking, code review with DSA, and coordination with MEP, landscape and structural consultants and the client. Delivered project on time and on budget.
Architectural Association School of Architecture (AA), London, GB, Masters, Housing and Urbanism
Design program that rethinks urbanism as a spatial discipline through a combination of design projects and contemporary architectural theory.
University of the Philippines College of Architecture, Quezon City, PH, BArch, Architecture
Five year architecture program wherein the process of design is explored through sketches, models and drawings in both group and individual projects. Particular emphasis is placed on material, culture and the tropical climate.