Tenzin Phuntsok

Tenzin Phuntsok

New York, NY, US

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Museum of Ice Cream, New York, Senior Technical Designer

Designed experiential exhibit spaces, Managed junior designers, met with vendors, created bid packages

Jan 2019 - Apr 2020

Future Green Studio, Brooklyn, NY, US, Senior Digital Fabricator

Manage fabrication of outdoor products and lead Digital Fabrication team.

Oct 2017 - Jan 2019

Santiago Calatrava, New York, NY, US, Digital Fabricator

Mar 2015 - Jan 2018

Sunique Designer & Builder, Brooklyn, Designer/Builder

Designed and built residential spaces, construction management

Sep 2013 - Aug 2014

N H D M Architects, Ann Arbor, MI, US, Assistant Designer

Schematic Design, Research, Model making,

Jan 2013 - Jul 2013

Elliot Earls, Bloomfield Hills, MI, US, Designer/Project manager / builder

Custom designed and built the entire studio including the door and window sliding mechanisms.

Oct 2010 - Dec 2011

Thomas Mathews Woodworking LTD, Southampton, NY, US, Woodworker

Assisted in designing and building residential structures,using
traditional Japanese woodworking techniques. Managed equipment
and the woodshop.

Jan 2007 - Dec 2008

Devlin Design, Somerville, MA, US, Design Intern

Designed products, sketched ideas, made models, discussed and
designed electronic products. Maintained client relationship and website.

Sep 2005 - Jan 2006

SCA Product Development, Natick, MA, Design Intern

Built product prototypes, sketched ideas
discussed and designed details for office furniture

Jan 2005 - Jul 2005


University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, US, Architecture

Sep 2011 - May 2013

Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI, US, Masters, Architecture

Sep 2009 - May 2011

Wentworth Institute of Technology, Boston, MA, US, Bachelors, Industrial Design

Jan 2003 - May 2006


Dalai Lama, Grant


Taumbman Scholar, Grant


Merit Award scholarship ( Cranbrook Academy of Art ), Grant


Mercedez Benz Emerging Artist, Nomination


Elliot Earls studio design build competition, 1st Place


Merit Award scholarship ( Wentworth Institute of Technology), Grant


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