Jaime Palacios

Jaime Palacios

New York, NY, US



I am an Architectural and Urban Designer passionate about the symbiosis between environments, people, and the urban dynamics. 



Tecnológico de Monterrey, Querétaro, MX, Design Critic

Design Critic in the School of Architecture, Art and Design (EAAD), in the Architecture and Urbanism Department.

Jan 2019 - current

Columbia University, New York, NY, US, Teaching Assistant

Assisted professor Richard Plunz in the class “Fabrics and Typologies”
/ documented the process of the Urban Design Studio work / created a video for the program using Premiere Pro.

Sep 2019 - Dec 2019

Miguel Concha Arquitectura, Querétaro, MX, Architectural Designer

Architectural projects in Queretaro / 3D concept designs using SketchUp / 2D
layouts using AutoCAD / coordinated design decisions with consultants, clients, engineers, and contractors / in close contact with
clients to hold meetings and program site visits.

Oct 2017 - May 2019

San Miguel de Allende Planning Department, San Miguel de Allende, MX, Intern Urban Designer

Collaborated on a strategy plan for a critical poligon (850 acres) in the
city of San Miguel de Allende, as a governmental institutional projec / involved in community design workshops to understand the physical,
political, economic, spatial and environmental contexts / applied
leadership skills to work with a team of 35 member

Aug 2016 - Mar 2017

Intersticial Arquitectura, Querétaro, MX, Architectural Intern

Architectural projects in Queretaro / participated in an architectural competition / produced 2D layouts, diagrams, and sections for presentations with
clients / worked as design assistant and detailed model making.

May 2016 - Aug 2016

g3 arquitectos, Querétaro, MX, Architectural Intern

Architectural projects in Queretaro / drafted 2D drawings for interior design and
construction drawings / 3D modeling for interior details / participated in construction site visits with firm partners and meetings with clients / crafted working models to explore design proposals.

May 2015 - Aug 2015


Columbia University, New York, NY, US, Masters, M.S. Architecture and Urban Design

Awarded with Urban Design teaching assistantship.

Aug 2019 - May 2020

Tecnológico de Monterrey, Querétaro, MX, BArch, Architecture

Honorary Mention - Final Project
Museum of Protest

Aug 2012 - Jun 2017

Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, SE, Master Programme of Architecture and Urban Design

One year exchange studies.

Honorary Mention - School Architectural Competition.
Through Time

Aug 2015 - Jun 2016


Architectural Design Competition, 1st Place

Intersticial Arquitectura + anonimous
Queretaro, MX.

MCS Towers


Tecnologico de Monterrey Final Project Awarded, Honorable Mention

Tecnologico de Monterrey
Queretaro, MX.

Museum of Protest


Wernstedt Sketch Student Competition 2016 Award, Honorable Mention

Chalmers University of Technology
Gothenburg, SE.

Through Time


Areas of Specialization