LOOKING FOR

AN ENVIRONMENTAL DESIGNER? 

ART DIRECTOR? FABRICATOR?

 3D MODELER?

I have over 7 years professional experience providing customized and elegant architectural and product design solutions to a variety of client types. I am driven by adaptation, and utilize the latest technologies to streamline the pursuit of a challenging problem. My mode of working is visually iterative, research-based, holistic, and guided by experiential design principles.

PROJECTS

 

CAPABILITIES

CAD/BIM

TECHNICAL DETAILING

SUSTAINABILITY

  •   Architectural/Product Design Ideation

  • Proof of Concept Presentations

  • Permit/Construction/Fabrication Documentation

  • Shop Drawings

  • CAD Block/BIM family creation  

  • Detailed Drafting for Architectural, Engineering, Sculptural, or Technical Illustration Disciplines

  • Drawing Standards Creation

  • Schematic, Design Development, Construction Phase packages  

  • Evidence-based Strategies for Energy Efficient Building Design. 

  • Simulations Testing Daylighting, Glare, Wind Analysis, Thermal Performance in Assemblies, Life-Cycle-Assessment

PROTOTYPING

CONSULTATION

3D MODELING

  • Fabrication Planning, Visualization, and Vendor Selection

  • Detailed Part and Material Design

  • File Creation for Rapid Prototyping, Laser Cutter, CNC Machines

  • Communications Design

  • Video/Photography editing

  • Digital/Physical integration

  • Drone Footage

  • Animations/Motion 

  • Design Liason/Client Representation

  • Strategize for Technology Implementation and Process Creation

  • Feasibility Studies

  • Trend Research

  • Use Scenarios and User Profiles

  • Iterative Form-Finding

  • Generative Design

  • Geometric Analysis

  • Post-Production/Rendering

 

CONTACT

 
 

ABOUT ME

Pithy, multidisciplinary, and resourceful; Fine Arts + Architecture graduate from the Rhode Island School of Design. I consider myself a 3D experience designer and zealous audiophile with an appetite for immersive spaces, contemporary art, and live events! I have delivered many project types from large-scale interactive installations to branded pop-ups to digitally-fabricated furniture to prefab steel structure buildings to high-end net-zero homes to contemporary art exhibitions to 3000-person experiential events, to name a few. 7+ years of experience working freelance, in architectural studios and production agencies with brands such as YouTube, Amazon, DirectTV, Facebook, Museum of Ice Cream, amongst others.

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