Daniel Villegas Cruz

Daniel Villegas Cruz

Miami, FL, US

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Recent graduate with a B.Arch from Cornell University



Austin + Mergold, Ithaca, NY, US, Designer

Completed research, design, and fabrication for a column as part of an exhibition

Jan 2018 - May 2018

Cornell University, Material Practice Facilities, Ithaca, Teaching Assistant

Conducted training seminars for new architecture and art students in the use of the machinery and fabrication methodologies, as well as ensured the safe and efficient operation of the facilities.Worked with CNC, laser cutters, and 3D printers, overseeing the operations of the equipment, as well as working with students and faculty to solve design issues pertinent to the fabrication process.
Worked from January 2014-December 2017 in the analogue shop.
Worked from January 2015-December 2017 in the Digital Fabrication Lab.

Jan 2014 - Dec 2017

Jenny Sabin Studio, Ithaca, NY, US, Designer

Worked as part of the Design Team to help complete and construct Lumen, an installation for MoMA PS1 during the summer of 2017.

May 2017 - Aug 2017


Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, US, BArch, AAP

Cornell University, College of Architecture Art and Planning.
Attained a Bachelor of Architecture with a concentration in Architectural Theory

Aug 2013 - May 2018


Dean's List, Other

Cornell AAP Dean's List


Student of the Year, Award

2010 Professional Award from AIA Miami


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