Alfonso Magaña

Alfonso Magaña

Guatemala City, GT



-Born in Miami Florida in 1983.

- Father born and raised in El Salvador. Has been working on family coffee farms since he was 21 years old. 

-Mother from Guatemala.

-Living in Guatemala city since 1985, studied high school (Interamericano School) and college (Universidad Francisco Marroquin) in Guatemala.

-Started working since 2002 in companies related to architecture and design.

-Actual Owner and Architect of Magenstudio Architecture Studio since 2006 with more than 25 projects of small and medium scale.

-Owner of a audio, video and home automatization company in Guatemala since 2009.


Doral Design, Architecture., Guatemala City, GT, Project Manager

Partner and Project Manager in the design and construction of Hotel and Marina, Nana Juana in Rio Dulce, Izabal, Guatemala.
The master plan consisted of 50 rooms, restaurant, main pool area, marina docks, bar area and hotel services.

Jan 2004 - Jun 2005

Graphika, Architecture., Guatemala City, GT, Project Manager

Jul 2002 - Aug 2004


Universidad Francisco Marroquín, Guatemala City, GT, BArch, Architect

Jan 2002 - May 2006

Interamericano, High School, Guatemala City, GT, High School, High School

American High School in Guatemala City, Bilingual studies.

Jan 1997 - Oct 2001

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