Oren Atia

Oren Atia

Los Angeles, CA, US

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5 year accredited Bachelor of Architecture degree & 6+ years post graduate professional experience in all phases of architecture. Building types include single family, multi family, mixed use, office, hotels, restaurants, concert halls, museums, & historical buildings. Looking for a long term office to call home for the next 10+ years. Currently in active pursuit of licensure.



Freelance/Self Employed, Los Angeles, CA, US, Project Manager / Construction Manager

Organization of contract documents, construction oversight, multitasking and working towards multiple deadlines. Client, contractor, & consultant interactions. Wood frame, type-V construction techniques and detailing.

Mar 2020 - current

Kevin Tsai Architecture, Los Angeles, CA, US, Architectural Designer / Project Manager

Coordinated agency permit approvals with Beverly Hills, West Hollywood & Los Angeles. Building code and applications for multi-family projects. Client service and satisfaction in all phases from feasibility studies to construction documents, & construction administration.

Sep 2018 - Mar 2020

Gehry Partners, LLP, Los Angeles, CA, US, Intermediate Architect

All phases of architecture from programming to construction documentation for a broad range of complex buildings. Coordination of building systems and technical issues. Constant communication, organizational and leadership skills with team, clients, consultants and Frank Gehry. Meticulous iterative design with manual and digital fabrication techniques.

Jun 2015 - Jun 2018

Brooks + Scarpa, Los Angeles, CA, US, Intern

Parametric facade design, presentation drawings, presentation renderings, 3d printing, manual model making, 3d modeling, & drafting.

May 2014 - Aug 2014

XTEN Architecture, Los Angeles, CA, US, Intern

Model making, AutoCAD drafting, Rhino 3d modeling, furniture design & fabrication.

May 2013 - Aug 2013

D&M Steel, Pacoima, CA, US, Steel Worker

Fabrication and assembly of steel on multiple tenant improvement and adaptive reuse projects.

Sep 2007 - Jun 2010


Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc), Los Angeles, CA, US, BArch, 5-Year Undergraduate

The Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch) program at SCI-Arc is a five-year professional degree, accredited by the National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB), focusing on both design excellence and intellectual breadth through a liberal arts-based education.

Sep 2010 - May 2015

Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc), Los Angeles, CA, US, Making & Meaning

Making+Meaning exposes participants to a wide range of tools and techniques that integrate digital representation, architectural design, and fabrication methods, culminating in a public exhibition where students present their design work and receive feedback from noted architects and design professionals.

Jul 2010 - Aug 2010

Moorpark College, Moorpark, CA, US, General Electives

Sep 2007 - Apr 2010

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