Rodrigo Garcia Gutierrez

Rodrigo Garcia Gutierrez

Chicago, IL, US




Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM), Chicago, IL, US, Private Contractor

Worked alongside architects, sustainability consultants and engineers to develop a competition design.
Coordination between architectural, MEP, Interior Design, and Graphics department
Layout of elevator cores, floor plans, sections, 3D Graphics, diagrams and area calculations

Nov 2011 - Nov 2011

Self Tucker Architects, Memphis, TN, US, Teacher Assistant

Served as Teacher Assistant for the University of Memphis Architecture Program Studio V
Responsible for research and document preparation
Met with students for individual and group reviews on current projects

Aug 2008 - Dec 2008

Self Tucker Architects, Memphis, TN, US, Project Coordinator

Held meetings with clients from programming through construction administration
Coordination of architectural, MEP, and shop drawings
Revision and correction of construction documents
Site survey and construction observation

May 2006 - Jun 2008


Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT), Chicago, IL, US, MArch, Architecture

Aug 2008 - May 2011

The University of Memphis, Memphis, TN, US, BArch, Fine Arts

Aug 2002 - May 2006

Lane Technical High School, Chicago, IL, US, Arts

Aug 1997 - May 2001


Shelters For All Competition, Honorable Mention

Popular Vote for a sustainable, safe urban housing solution.


SWIFA, 1st Place

Recipient of two SWIFA awards for Awning Design


CTBUH, Scholarship

CTBUH Travel Scholarship Recipient, Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat travel to Seoul, South


Areas of Specialization