Joseph Parrella

Joseph Parrella

New York, NY, US




The Cooper Union, New York City, Computer Studio Monitor and Technician

-Operate, Monitor and Troubleshoot mechanical equipment including a Laser CNC, Large Format Printers, and both resin and gypsum based 3D Printers.

Jun 2014 - current

John Marvel Architects, New York, NY, US, Junior Architect

-Produced presentation models along with iterative formal studies.
-Produced working drawings throughout the design development process

May 2015 - Aug 2015

Architect James Lowder, New York City, Intern

-Produced working drawings and models for the Guggenheim Helsinki Museum Competition concerning museum construction and design, site context, and programmatic requirements.

-Produced drawings for a Tire Pavilion that was proposed in The City of Dreams Design Competition (2013-2014)

-Produced drawings, provided research, and contributed to the design process for a Baltic Thermal Park in Liepaja, Latvia.

Jun 2014 - Aug 2014

Architect Andres Rozo, Miami Beach, FL, US, Independent Work

-Surveyed a retail store in Bal Harbour Shops, Miami and assisted with the working drawings for the interior.

Jun 2013 - Jun 2013


The Cooper Union, New York City, BArch, Architecture

Sep 2012 - current


2015 Busan International Design Workshop, Honorable Mention

-Worked along side Guido Zuliani and two other colleagues from the Cooper Union in an effort to revitalize the public space in the heart of Busan, South Korea. We received honorable mention among 20 other international design teams.


National Scholastics Silver Medal Portfolio: Architecture, 2nd Place


National Scholastics Gold Medal: Sculpture, 1st Place


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