Allison Foronda

Allison Foronda

San Francisco, CA, US

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Architectural + Urban Designer passionate about designing and creating meaningful public spaces.

Allison holds a Master of Architecture from California College of the Arts with a background in Sociology and Urban & Regional Studies from UCLA.

My interests include architecture, urban design, sustainable + resilient design, historic preservation, master planning, interpretive art, creating models from found objects, and map making. 


Port of San Francisco Planning and Development, San Francisco, Student Design Intern

May 2018 - May 2019


California College of the Arts, San Francisco, MArch, Architecture

Sep 2016 - May 2019

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Los Angeles, Bachelors, Sociology, Urban & Regional Studies

Sep 2010 - Jun 2014


Thesis Jury Prize, Award

MArch Architectural Thesis
"The Remittance City: Reallocating Resources in A Living Cemetery"

-- Most Provocative Thesis
-- People's Choice (Charrette Drawing)


Graduate Travel Grant, Grant

CCA MArch Travel Grant

Partial funding awarded to a week-long observational research trip to Manila North Cemetery in the Philippines.


Areas of Specialization