Shawn Keltner

Shawn Keltner

Los Angeles, CA, US



Shawn Keltner is the leader of most design work at tecDESIGN/tecARCHITECURE. With a combined 15 years of experience in both construction and architectural design, he brings a well-rounded approach to every project he undertakes. He has designed several complex projects of wide-ranging scope, from large scale urban master plans in Singapore & Shanghai, to free-form luxury villas in the Mediterranean. Keltner approaches all projects with an emphasis on eco-friendly technologies through time tested architectural methods. Shawn holds a Master of Architecture degree from the University of Minnesota and has won numerous awards, including an AIA Next LA award for a hybrid motor yacht. Currently, he is working on several large scale hospitality projects in Europe.



tecDESIGN, Inc., Los Angeles, CA, US, Lead Designer

Lead Designer on multiple international projects ranging from Luxury residences & hotels to hi-tech fabrication facilities.

Mar 2003 - current


University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, US, MArch, M.Arch

Sep 2000 - Dec 2002


AIA Los Angeles - Honor Award, Other

Inotera Headquarters office building. Taiwan.


AIA Los Angeles - Next LA Award, 1st Place

For design of "Eco" yacht.


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