Marisela Vanegas

Marisela Vanegas

North Bergen, NJ, US

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Marisela is an architectural designer based in Brooklyn, NY. She holds a Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch) degree from Syracuse University, and has experience in the fields of architectural design and representation.


Doban Architecture, Brooklyn, NY, US, Project Designer

Feb 2019 - current

ARC Objects, New York, NY, US, Production Assistant

• Assisting in production of wearable pieces and functional art objects through porcelain slip casting and metal smithing processes.
• Creating 3D digital models for prototype printing.
• Conducting research of materials and services.
• Executing logistical tasks and assisting in daily business operations.

Oct 2018 - Dec 2018

Daniel Kopec Architectural Design LLC, Montclair, NJ, US, Architectural Draftsperson and Digital Visualist

• Documenting existing site conditions for various civic and residential projects.
• Providing drafting and digital modeling services to assist in project development.
• Generating graphic visualizations for client presentations.

Oct 2018 - Dec 2018

OPerA Studio Architecture, Brooklyn, NY, US, Architectural Intern

• Creating construction documents, presentation graphics, and physical models to assist in the design development of small scale retail and residential projects.

May 2016 - Aug 2016

L+C Design Consultants PA, North Bergen, NJ, US, Architectural Intern

• Assisting in site surveying, drafting, scheduling, and revising of construction documents for select projects of the North Bergen Board of Education.

May 2015 - Aug 2015


Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, US, BArch, Architecture

Design Thesis – Jazz is the Generator: Reimagining Strivers Row

Aug 2013 - Dec 2017

Syracuse University in Florence, Florence, IT, Architecture

Aug 2016 - Dec 2016

Syracuse University, New York, NY, US, Architecture

Jan 2016 - May 2016

Essex County College, Newark, NJ, US, Architectural Technology

Associate of Applied Science in Architectural Technology and Certificate of Completion in Computer Aided Design Technology

Jan 2010 - May 2013


Phi Theta Kappa Honors Society Academic Transfer Scholarship, Scholarship


Syracuse University School of Architecture Dean's Scholarship, Scholarship


Essex County College Honors Program Full Merit Scholarship, Scholarship


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