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Gilberto Villalobos II

Gilberto Villalobos II

Portland, OR, US

 

About 

Gilberto earned his M.Arch from the University of Oregon in 2016 where he also had the opportunity to study under RCR Arquitectes in 2015. As a graduate student, he assisted co-teaching several digital design media courses and was a research assistant in the Urban Interactions Lab at the UO. In addition to architecture, Gilberto's interests primarily are focused on conceptual development, topophilia, digital fabrication, landscape architecture, and computational design. 

Employment 

FIELDWORK Design & Architecture, Portland, OR, US, Architectural Designer

Apr 2018 - current
 

ANACAPA, Portland, OR, US, Architectural Designer I

Generated SD/DD/CD architectural drawing sets, landscape plans and experiential views for coinciding hospitality, mixed-use, and residential projects. Analyzed impact of zoning jurisdictions and applicable codes and coordinated with engineers/consultants in resolving various RFI and plan check items.

Mar 2017 - Mar 2018
 

BKL/A Architecture, Milwaukie, OR, US, Architectural Intern

Created BIM models from CAD as-builts or field measurements. Complied schematic design drawing sets for various commercial, mixed-use and residential projects. Produced marketing renderings and fabricated physical models for client meetings.

Nov 2016 - Feb 2017
 

University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, US, Graduate Teaching Fellow

Acted as a teaching assistant for several digital media courses taught by Philip Speranza, a professor at the University of Oregon. My role included leading computer lab session covering Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Rhino3D+Grasshopper, and V-Ray. Additionally, I was responsible for preparing lab notes, templates, and tutorials for undergraduate and graduate students.

Mar 2015 - Dec 2015
 

Speranza Architecture, Eugene, OR, US, Model Fabricator

Utilized combinations of laser-cutting, CNC routing and woodshop machinery/tools to construct conceptual, structural and presentation models. Organized digital files, examined material costs and analyzed alternatives to maximize fabrication efficiency.

Jan 2014 - Nov 2014
 

Education 

University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, US, MArch, Architecture

2015 Landscape Architecture: Kyoto, Japan
2014 Urban Design: Barcelona, Spain

Jun 2013 - Jun 2016
 

RCR Arquitectes, Olot, ES, Architecture and Landscape Workshop

Aug 2015 - Sep 2015
 

Washington State University, Pullman, WA, US, Bachelors, Humanities

2013 Architecture Portfolio Competition, 1st Place
2010 Habitat for Humanity

Aug 2008 - May 2013
 

Awards 

2016 AIA Colleague's Choice Award: Push/Pull House (Speranza Architecture), Award

2016
 

2015 ASLA Oregon Award of Merit: Urban Groves, Award

2015
 

2015 ULI Hines Competition: Urban Groves, Honorable Mention

2015
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills