Marcos Salcedo

Marcos Salcedo

New York, NY, US




Robert Elliott Leslie Architecture, PC, New York, NY, US, Architectural Designer

Managing two residential projects and a commercial office in New York. I develop the office’s Design Documents, Bid Sets, DOB Filing Sets, and Construction Documents and oversee construction administration. Assist in peer reviews and site inspections for high-end residential and commercial alterations.

Oct 2012 - current

scalar Architecture, New York, NY, US, Senior Associate

Project Manager for projects in New York and abroad. In charge of CD sets, including construction details and shop drawings. Participated in the interior layout design for “San Juan Health Center” in the Bronx; interior and facade design for two Hospitality projects in South America; design of Cineflix Studios corporate offices in Manhattan; design and construction documents for three residential projects in New York City, and construction administration for a penthouse extension in SoHo.

Jan 2012 - Sep 2012

Self Employed- Freelancer, Architect

Wokco, 2012 / 4,000 sf - Interior design (including DDs, CDs, and Furniture Design) for a new restaurant located in a historic building in the colonial town of Antigua, Guatemala.

The Standard East Village, 2012 - Digital modelling for Shawn Hausman Design’s interior remodelation of The Standard Hotel in the East Village, New York

La Luna de Mateo, 2011 / 2,000 sf - Interior design and Construction Administration (DDs, CDs, and Shop Drawings) of a children’s learning and play center in San Salvador.

CIRCO, 2010 / 5,500 sf - Design and Construction Administration (DDs, CDs) for an interior remodelation and expansion of an existing bar and restaurant in San Salvador.

Buildingstudio, 2009 - Modelling, rendering, and presentation material for Coleman Coker’s Buildingstudio participation in the Make it Right Foundation duplex Family Home in New Orlean’s Lower Ninth Ward.

Jan 2009 - Mar 2012

Cincopatasalgato, Project Architect

Involved in the entire design process and all facets of project development, from conceptual design to construction details and supervision. Project architect for two private residences and two commercial projects.

Mar 2010 - Jan 2012

EMC Arquitectura, Intern Architect

Schematic design, construction documents, website design, renderings and presentation drawings, graphic design. I headed the team for what became the winning entry to the TACA International Airlines Airport Lounge Competition and participated in the international competition for El Encanto Club.

Aug 2009 - Mar 2010

Carl E. Woodward, New Orleans, LA, US, Intern Architect

Schematic design, construction documents, research on sustainable technologies, architectural drafting, case study research and presentation.

May 2006 - Dec 2006


Tulane University, MArch, Tulane School of Architecture

Cum Laude.

Aug 2005 - May 2009

Tulane University, BArch, Tulane School of Architecture

Cum Laude.

Aug 2005 - May 2009

Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura de Madrid (ETSAM), Architecture

Junior Year Abroad Honors Program

Aug 2007 - May 2008


Design Competition, 1st Place

First Place in competition sponsored by TACA International Airlines for a new marketing image and design of their airport lounges. (With Eva Hinds)


Ogden Museum of Southern Art exhibition: “Provocations”, Award

One of eight thesis projects selected from 64 projects for the Ogden Museum of Southern Art exhibition:
“Provocations.” The exhibit was followed by a public lecture discussing the projects headed by Billie Tsien (Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects,) and Mack Scogin (Mack Scogin Merrill Elam Architects).