Joseph Adam Dunn

Joseph Adam Dunn

Los Angeles, CA, US



Joseph Adam Dunn began practicing Architecture in 2007 and has since participated in residential architecture, design-build, sustainability, teaching and fabrication. He has helped design numerous residential projects at various scales, including a net-zero solar powered house in 2011, an 18k sq ft concrete house in 2012, and a triplex for his mother’s three dogs just the other day. He was a member of the 2011 SCI-Arc / Cal-Tech Solar Decathlon Team and the 2009 SCI-Arc "Wherever the Need" disaster relief design competition team. Adam is a frequent visiting guest critic at Otis College of Art and Design, Woodbury University and Pasadena City College and an active contributor to the Materials & Applications architecture exhibition space in Los Angeles. Adam holds a Master's Degree in Architecture (M.Arch) from the Southern California Institute of Architecture and a Bachelor's Degree in Business from the University of North Carolina, Wilmington. He also attended the Graduate Prep program at The Los Angeles Institute of Architecture and Design and the Arc-ID program at UCLA Extension



Native Shelter, Los Angeles, CA, US, Owner

Sep 2015 - Dec 2019

Flex Designs, Los Angeles, Designer

Jul 2014 - Aug 2015

bau10, Los Angeles, CA, US, Designer

Aug 2013 - Jun 2014

iD Group, Los Angeles, CA, US, Designer

Jan 2013 - Jul 2013

Windish Design, Marina del Rey, CA, US, Assistant Designer

Jul 2008 - Aug 2009

KAA Design Group, Marina del Rey, CA, US, Design Intern

Jan 2008 - Jul 2008


Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc), Los Angeles, CA, US, MArch, Masters - Architecture

Sep 2009 - Aug 2012

University of North Carolina at Wilmington, Wilmington, NC, US, Bachelors, Business - Marketing

Sep 1998 - Dec 2001

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