Abel Garcia

Abel Garcia

Los Angeles, CA, US



Woodbury University, Burbank Ca   (2006 - May 2011)
  Bachelor of Architecture
  Minor in Urban Studies


Woodbury University - Wood Shop Supervisor (May 2008 - May 2011)

  Oversaw shop production and efficiency, fixed broken machines,
  helped students building projects, wood shop knowledgeable.

Woodbury University - Teachers Assistant : Professional Practice II    Professor : Hadley Arnold.  (Fall 2010 Semester)

In charge of compiling a booklet for the
  class and compiling all student work into book format.

Woodbury University - Teachers Assistant : Arch Studio (Fall 2011 Semester)
  Aided class in producing GIS data sets, teaching how to use GIS
  programs plus research for class.

B Plus U Internship (Herwig Baumgarner, Scott Uriu) (May 2010 - May 2011)
  In charge of building physical models for Venice Biennale, A+D
  museum, Sci-arch and WuHo gallery. In charge of de-installation
  Venice Biennale model

The Shopper Metal Works Inc. - Cad Operator (Sept 2011 - Jan 2011)
  Create construction documents for wire-framed display racks to
  be fabricated in china.

HNTB - Architect I (Jan 2011 - Oct 2011)
  Responsible for creating construction documents. Drafted details     through Auto  Cad. 3d modeled building components, drafted and     created familes through Revit.

Additional Skills

  Comfortable in PC and Mac environments
  -Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Power Point)
  -Adobe Photo Shop, Illustrator, In Design
  -Auto Cad
  -3ds Max
  -Revit: Modeling, Drafting, Creating Families
  -GIS Global Mapper
Trade/Crossover Skills
  -Multi-Lingual, fluent in Spanish and English
  -Landscape Construction (2000 - 2011)
  -Experience in woodworking (furniture design, construction)
  -Model Building (physical and computer 3d)
  -Full scale Mock ups

Awards & Accomplishments
Woodbury University Student choice Nominee for Grand Critique  (Spring 2011 Semester)


HNTB, Los Angeles, CA, US, Architect I

Responsible for producing construction documents on two Separate projects. Used Auto Cad to create 2d documents, Used Revit to 3d model, coordinate and draw 2d drawings.

Jan 2012 - Oct 2012

The Shopper Inc Metal Works, Simi Valley, CA, US, Cad Operator

Responsible for creating construction documents for wire-framed display racks to be manufactured in China.

Sep 2011 - Jan 2012

B Plus U, Los Angeles, CA, US, Intern

Responsible for creating physical Models, setting up exhibitions at A+D museum, SciArch, Woodbury Hollywood Gallery and Venice Biennale 2010

May 2010 - May 2011


Woodbury University, Burbank, CA, US, BArch, Architecture

Bachelors In Architecture, Minor in Urban Studies

Sep 2006 - May 2011

Areas of Specialization