Arturo Fuentes

Arturo Fuentes

Denver, CO, US



I received my bachelors degree in architecture from Monterrey Tech (ITESM; ranked best university in Mexico) in 2013. Since then, I have worked in the architecture and construction industry. I have ample experience in BIM, sports architecture, temporary and event overlay design, construction management and construction administration. 



The FUGA Studio, Denver, CO, US, Founder

Design & Real Estate consulting services.
Management of multiple properties under renovation and construction. Real estate development consultancy.
Temporary and event overlay architecture design and execution.

Apr 2020 - current

Populous, Denver, CO, US, Architecture - Designer III, Associate

Project architect and client liaison in two separate soccer stadium RFPs: Club Leon & Gallos Blancos FC.

Project architect for the Estadio Azteca Soccer benches and dugout renovation.
NFL Mexico - Stadium feasibility study.

OSU Softball Ballpark dugout renovation.

Design Director & Campus Construction Manager for the 2019 & 2020 NCAA Men’s Basketball Final Four; 2018, 2019 & 2020 NFL Pro Bowl. Responsibilities included: Design & development of logistical and operational plans for successful delivery of massive, high profile events. Consultant coordination, including security, operations, hospitality, broadcast, media and transport, among others. Commodities and FF&E counts, scheduling and programing. Development and management of load-in, game-day and load-out staffing and operations plans. RFP development & evaluation. On-site vendor coordination and management. Management of “Sector Coordination teams”.

Designer and Stadium Construction Manager for the 2016, 2017 & 2018 NCAA Men’s Basketball Final Four; 2016, 2017, 2018 & 2019 NFL Mexico Game.

On-site and event operations for:
Super Bowl 50, 51, 52 & 53.
College Football Championship game 2018 & 2019. DoD Warrior Games 2018.
NCAA Men’s Basketball Final Four 2015.

Jan 2015 - Apr 2020

3DBIM, Monterrey, MX, Sr. BIM Architect

BIM Coordinator.
Architectural and structural 3D modeling using BIM modeling tools. Coordination of delivery and reception of information from clients. Coordination of design and modeling teams for best practice of BIM model development.
MEP model coordination and clash detection using Autodesk Navisworks. UniFormat and LOD standards in a model based integrated project.

Mar 2014 - Dec 2014


Rice University, Houston, TX, US, Real Estate Investment and Development

Jun 2019 - Jul 2019

Monterrey Institute of Technology (ITESM), Monterrey, MX, BArch, Architecture

Aug 2008 - Dec 2013

Areas of Specialization