Antonio Pacheco

Antonio Pacheco

Los Angeles, CA, US



West Coast Editor at The Architect's Newspaper.

Freelance architectural designer at Heyday Partnership.

Working in architecture, preservation, and urbanism; searching for opportunities in architectural design and development.

Completed M.Arch I and Master of Preservation Studies programs at Tulane University;  earned Bachelor of Arts in Architecture from Washington University in St. Louis.


Heyday Partnership, Los Angeles, CA, US, Designer

Freelance architectural designer working on small lot subdivision projects and a duplex.

Oct 2016 - current

LA-Más, Los Angeles, CA, US, Design Fellow

Architectural designer and researcher focused on developing ADU pilot project in conjunction with City of Los Angeles.

May 2016 - Oct 2016

meter, Los Angeles, Designer

Architectural designer for a variety of education and residential projects.

Jul 2015 - Mar 2016

Office of Jonathan Tate, New Orleans, LA, US, Research Intern

Assisted in the research, design, and production of a book about Southeast Louisiana under Jonathan Tate. Helped translate book’s contents into a traveling exhibition format. (

Apr 2013 - Aug 2013

Preservation Resource Center- Preservation In Print, New Orleans, LA, US, Graphic Design Intern

Assisted in development of updated style-guide and contemporary branding for preservation-oriented magazine under Mary Fitzpatrick and Danielle del Sol; freelance writer, photographer and graphic designer. (

Apr 2012 - Sep 2012

Landmarks Association of Saint Louis, Saint Louis, MO, Research Intern

Assisted in preparation of nominations to National Historic Registry under directors Jeff Mansell and Andrew Weil. Wrote building descriptions in support of nominations; conducted building permit research. (

May 2011 - Aug 2011

J. Paul Getty Museum, Brentwood, CA, Multicultural Undergraduate Intern

Assisted in public opinion surveys for Education Department under Mary Beth Caruselo, researched various museum collections across United States. (

Jun 2008 - Aug 2008


Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, US, MArch, Architecture

Proposals for Reconstructing Alamar: Adapting Soviet Housing in Cuba via Gradual, Self-Built Intervention, 2013.
Thesis, Masters of Architecture I, Advisor: Scott Bernhard; A design-oriented intervention into alleviating the climactic incompatibilities of Cuba’s extant Soviet-era housing.

Sep 2011 - May 2014

Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, US, Masters, Master of Preservation Studies

Bloc Mannerism - Khrushyovka Revival: The Soviet Apartment as Preservable Junkspace, 2013.
Thesis, Masters of Historic Preservation, Advisor: Elizabeth Burns Gamard; An architectural-historical analysis of Bloc Architectures in Moscow, Bratislava, Ulaanbaatar, and Havana.

Sep 2011 - May 2014

Washington University in St. Louis, Saint Louis, MO, US, Bachelors, Architecture

Aug 2006 - May 2010


Diversity Scholar, National Trust for Historic Preservation, Scholarship

Selected to attend 2012 NTHP Conference from national applicant pool.


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