Merrick Castillo

Merrick Castillo

New York, NY, US

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Merrick Castillo is an Architectural Designer at Archi-Tectonics NYC, LLC. He holds a Master of Architecture from the University of Pennsylvania Stuart Weitzman School of Design, where he was awarded the F. Schenk-Henry Gillette Woodman Scholarship and The E. Lewis Dales Traveling Fellowship. With over five years of professional architectural experience, Merrick has contributed to projects in New York and internationally, specializing in Residential, Mixed-Use, and Hospitality design. In addition to his role in project management and design research at Archi-Tectonics NYC, LLC, Merrick is actively involved in academia as a Part-Time Lecturer at the University of Pennsylvania and an Adjunct Assistant Professor at Tyler School of Art and Architecture at Temple University.


Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, US, Adjunct Assistant Professor

Aug 2023 - current

Archi-Tectonics, New York, NY, US, Designer

Jun 2023 - current

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, US, Part-Time Lecturer

Jan 2022 - current

CRÈME Jun Aizaki Architecture & Design, Brooklyn, Junior Designer

May 2022 - Jun 2023

Hume Architecture, New York, NY, US, Designer

Jun 2020 - May 2022

SuckerPunch Daily, New York, NY, US, Editor and Social Media Coordinator

Aug 2021 - Apr 2022


University of Pennsylvania, MArch, Stuart Weitzman School of Design

Aug 2018 - May 2021

University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC, US, Bachelors, Arts and Architecture

Aug 2014 - May 2018


E. Lewis Dales Traveling Fellowship, Award


F. Schenk-Henry Gillette Woodman Scholarship, 1st Place


Design Merit Scholarship, Scholarship


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