Jonathan Gayomali

Jonathan Gayomali

Brooklyn, NY, US

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Jonathan Gayomali is a licensed architect from Los Angeles currently living in New York City. He received his professional architecture degree from Cal Poly Pomona and also from UCLA's SUPRAstudio program entitled Geo-Graphics where he earned his second professional architecture degree under the guidance of architect Neil Denari.

Since then, he has worked at the offices of Brooks + Scarpa Architects as well as Lorcan O'Herlihy Architects. He recently graduated from the Royal College of Art in London investigating the role of design and architecture in the context social interaction and communication. 

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Lorcan O'Herlihy Architects [LOHA], Los Angeles, Designer

Under architect Lorcan O'Herlihy, contributed to all stages of the architectural process from projects ranging from multifamily to cultural. Under this tenure, positions ranged from Designer to Project Manager.

Feb 2014 - Aug 2018

Ryder Design & Architecture, Santa Monica, CA, Designer

Under Architect Eric Otto Ryder, responsibilities range from schematic design to construction phase services in small to medium scale residential and commercial projects. Ryder Design has allowed full exposure and participation in all stages of architectural services.

Feb 2013 - Feb 2014

Brooks + Scarpa, Los Angeles, Designer

Under architect Larry Scarpa, helped design and produce for two competitions. The first being the Sunnyvale Retreat Competition and the second being the proposal for the University of North Florida Interfaith Chapel.

Sep 2012 - Dec 2012

Neil M. Denari Architects, Inc, Culver City, CA, US, Designer

Under architect Neil Denari, helped design and produce for the Keelung Harbor International Competition. The complete design of a port terminal in Keelung City, Taiwan earned 1st place over four shortlisted firms and is expected to be completed in 2017.

Aug 2012 - Sep 2012


Royal College of Art, London, UK, Masters, Design Research

Sep 2018 - Sep 2019

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Los Angeles, CA, US, MArch, SUPRAstudio

Aug 2011 - Jun 2012

California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, Pomona, CA, US, BArch, Architecture

Sep 2004 - Jun 2009


Completion of Architectural Registration Examinations, Other


UCLA Graduation With Distinction, Award


Urban Strategies In Historic Beijing, Award


Lavender Lake Art Factory, Honorable Mention


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