Robert Gutierrez

Robert Gutierrez

Los Angeles, CA, US

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Tech Savvy Architectural Designer Actively Working Toward Licensure While Designing for Impact.


Consolidated Architects, Los Angeles, CA, US, Architectural Designer/ Drafter

Draw plans, sections, elevations, interior elevations, and details necessary for
construction documents using 2D and 3D software. Create door, window and
other relevant schedules. Create presentation graphics using complex software
workflows to communicate design concepts. Illustrate structural or technical
concepts for consultant review and approval. Research international and local
regulations. Compile and format relevant drawings and information on sheets
for CDs. Compile spec information for relevant products. Verify and document
existing conditions.

Jun 2022 - current

Dosa Inc, Los Angeles, CA, US, Design Team Partner

Participated in a three-member design team for tenant improvement of a
restaurant space at the Hammer Museum for Alice Waters and David Tanis’ new
restaurant, Lulu.

• Maintained adherence to project schedule, allowing for restaurant to open
on-time despite short lead time and multi-agency approval process.
• Successfully achieved aesthetic desires of the client and project lead while
incorporating installations by Jorge Pardo.
• Granted design approval from museum aesthetic approval board for custom
furniture based on my renders.
• Verify dimensions and produce scale drawings to determine optimal feature
placement in accordance with egress requirements.
• Deliver technical drawings for engineer approval and fabrication.

Jun 2021 - Aug 2021

Jensen + Partners, Los Angeles, CA, US, Summer Intern

Compiled slideshows and printed materials for client presentations. Witnessed project progress as series of deadlines and learned first hand how factors necessitated re-evaluation, re-prioritization and adaptation of daily and weekly tasks and goals. Gained experience in client relations. Diagrammed proposed architectural interventions. Modeled existing site conditions. Diagrammed timeline and phases of construction. Attended client meetings.

May 2018 - Aug 2018

Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc), Los Angeles, CA, US, CNC Shop Assistant

Assisted in the operation of 2 3-axis CNCs.

Sep 2016 - Dec 2016

Pivot Architecture, Eugene, OR, US, Practicum Student

Built models of transit shelters for client review. Specified quantity and price of materials for public furniture project. Revised old Revit models of public furniture project. Attended site visits. Met with potential clients. Sat in on client meetings. Archived old drawings.

Jul 2016 - Aug 2016


Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc), Los Angeles, CA, US, MArch, MArch

SCI-Arc is renowned for being at the forefront of technology and design thinking. In my time there, I focused on learning how to operate technology with the most promising potential for applications in sustainable design and construction.

Aug 2016 - Sep 2019

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