David Musa

David Musa

Upland, CA, US

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I am a graduate student, obtaining my M.Arch from Columbia GSAPP. I completed my undergraduate studies at UC Berkeley. 



Bureau Spectacular / Jimenez Lai, Los Angeles, CA, US, Architecture Intern

-Assisted in conceptual studies, design development and construction document production for The Future Archeologist installation in Deoksugung Palace, Seoul for the National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, South Korea
-Built models for display at MMCA, South Korea
-Developed design proposals for art installations in multiple locations throughout Los Angeles
-Assisted with development of design and conceptual studies for installation in Volume Gallery, Chicago

May 2019 - Aug 2019

HNTB, Los Angeles, CA, US, Architecture Intern

-Edited and developed BIM models working in a team format with Revit
-Conducted studies of window gradient and developed fritting assortments in order to mitigate glare on interior spaces of LAX Airport addition, using Grasshopper and Rhino
-Developed renders using Lumion, Revit, and Photoshop

May 2018 - Sep 2018

Quattrocchi Kwok Architects, Santa Rosa, CA, Student Architect

-Developed color board for series of classroom buildings, presented to school board
-Organized workshop on the design process and designed a makerspace as a case study, presented to K - 12 educators
-Drew site plans for redevelopment of multiple high schoool campuses in Sonoma County, presented to school district board
-Drew plans and details for site fencing on school campuses with ArchiCAD

May 2017 - Sep 2017


Columbia University, New York, NY, US, MArch, Architecture

Studying to receive M.Arch degree through GSAPP, Columbia.

Aug 2018 - current

University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, US, Bachelors, Architecture

Received Bachelor of Arts in Architecture from UC Berkeley.

Aug 2014 - May 2018


Made at Berkeley Publication, Award

Work highlighted in UC Berkeley’s Annual Arts + Design, Made at Berkeley Publication, Spring 2018