Sean Cunningham

Sean Cunningham

San Francisco, CA, US



Designer of layered experiences, mixed media encounters, and intimate spaces. Inspired by the natural world, haptic environments and our shaping of the urban fabric. 


California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA, US, Architectural Ecologies Lab Research Assistant

Assist in the research, design, modeling, monitoring, documentation, and fabrication of FRP prototype plates for Oyster Recruitment Pack Research. Attend weekly meetings with team leaders and attend selected meetings with biologists and ecologists. Participate at Autodesk's Pier 9 Technology center as an innovator in residence and assist in the fabrication of prototypes.

Sep 2018 - current

Hulburd Design, San Francisco, CA, US, Architectural Intern

Integrating interior design and architecture in a cohesive and intelligent manner.
Working as a part of the design team to achieve a coordinated and evocative environment.
Creation and coordination of drawings between disciplines. Focused on single family residential and commercial multi-family construction.
- Visualization of proposed design elements
- Title 24 Compliance
- Building Permitting
- Project Conceptualization
- Product Research and Specification
- Single Family Project Management and construction administration

Jun 2017 - current

Naylor Wentworth Lund Architects, Salt Lake City, UT, US, Architectural Drafter

Production of architectural BIM models and construction documentation.
Creation of digital design presentations for clients.
Collaboration and coordination with consultants.
Focused on large institutional work.
- IBC Compliance
- Design Development Spatial Organization
-Construction Detailing
- Product Research and Specification

Jul 2015 - Aug 2016


California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA, US, MArch, Architecture

Investigations in to digital media, parametric design, sustainable building systems, and advanced digital fabrication.

Aug 2016 - current

The University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, US, Bachelors, Architectural Studies

Initial study of architectural history, theory, and basic design principles.

Aug 2011 - May 2015

Areas of Specialization