James Sequenz

James Sequenz

Milwaukee, WI




RINKA, Milwaukee, WI, US, Design Professional

Project Designer + Design Professional. Specialization includes Urban Design, Masterplanning / Community vision concepts, Sustainability, and Landscape.

Feb 2016 - current

Garland Alliance, Milwaukee, WI, US, Landscape Designer + Lead Field Manager

Apr 2011 - Sep 2015

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI, US, Graduate Teaching Assistant

ARCH 303 [Fall 2013 + 2014] Architecture + Environmental Response
ARCH 301 [Spring 2013 + 2014] Structures + Construction

Sep 2013 - May 2015

Directed Research Assistant to SARUP 2013 Distinguished Visiting Fellow- Dr. Tao Dufour, Milwaukee, WI, US, Directed Research Assistant

Jointly worked with Dr. Tao Dufour in research, design, and fabrication of exhibition content pertaining to the revival of modern ornamentation within the architecture concepts of Louis Sullivan.

Dec 2013 - Sep 2014


University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI, US, MArch, Architecture- SARUP

Sep 2012 - May 2015


AIA Henry Adams Gold Medal and Certificate of Merit, 1st Place

National Award given to the top ranked Architecture student in an accredited program.
[SARUP- University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee]


Art in Bloom - Milwaukee Art Museum, 1st Place

Floral Art Competition at the Milwaukee Art Museum. 50 local florists are invited to interpret art within the MAM's extensive collection. Annually this three day event attracts 14,000-16,000 visitors to the Milwaukee Art Museum.


Wanderlust Studio Gallery Exhibit, Nomination


WLCA [Wisconsin Landscape Contractors Association] - Gold Award, Award

-Event designer for the Milwaukee Art Museum's annual President's Circle Meeting
-Landscape preparation + floral design.


Summer of China Exhibit- Milwaukee Art Museum, Nomination

-Chosen to design/build a large scale installation for the Milwaukee Art Museum's Summer 2011 traveling exhibit.
-Large scale bamboo installation art piece.


WLCA [Wisconsin Landscape Contractors Association] - Gold Award, Award

-Event designer for a Private corporation Company Board Meeting.
-Floral design - 75 various size arrangements -15,000 sf meeting event space/facility


Areas of Specialization