EDUCATION...
2001 Architecture Course 
     Los Angeles Harbor Community College – Osamu A. Wakita, The Professional Practice of Architectural Working Drawings & The Professional Practice of Architectural Detailing.


2006 Bachelor of Architecture 
     Woodbury University School of Architecture, Burbank California


2011 Landscape Futures Super-Workshop 
     Organized by Geoff Manaugh (http://bldgblog.blogspot.com/2011/01/landscape-futures-super-workshop.html) with Laura Allen of Smout Allen & The Bartlett School of Architecture, David Benjamin of The Living, David Gissen, Matthew Coolidge & Sarah Simons (Center for Land Use Interpretation), Christopher Hawthorne, Elizabeth Ellsworth & Jamie Kruse, Ed Keller, Liam Young, Alex Robinson, Emily White & Lisa Little, Nicola Twilley, Christian Chaudhari, Tim Maly, and the Arid Lands Institute.  The workshop consisted of a week of intensive workshops, discussions, site visits, design challenges, hikes, symposia, dinners, presentations, and critiques.

WORK...
This section consists of employment and entrepreneurial business ventures I have cofounded/founded, partnerships, and sole-proprietorship.

2001-2004
Modioperandi
Cofounder/Owner.  Drafting, design, graphic design.


2002 - 3 Week Volunteer
Kingdom Support Services, Brooklyn + Walkill New York.
Volunteer Construction – Concrete pours, installation of electrical systems, and demolition. 

2003-Present
MINUSMINUS @ www.minusminusdesign.com
Partner. Exhibit Design & Rendering services.  Clients included: WestField Inc., Atlantic Inc., Walt Disney, Abex Display Systems, Olea Kiosks, Design Ranch Studios, Vertex productions, Method Home Products, Its Alive Co., The Cunningham group, and Aref & Associates.


2003 – 3 Month Volunteer 
Kingdom Support Services, Brooklyn + Walkill New York.
Volunteer Construction and Construction Consultation.  Concrete form work, pours of slabs, footings, and tilt up walls.

2004- 2010 
OfficeDELGADO
Partner/Owner. Drafting, design, rendering, and construction.


3 Months 2006
Heal the Bay
(Outside Services) Consultant, Design, workshops & proposal of parks.


2006-Present 
Founder/Owner Friendly Office  twitter @friendlyoffice.
Strategic Marketing Consultation & Writing. 

2007-2009
1.75 Year Volunteer Regional Engineering Office – Texcoco, Mexico NON-PROFIT Organization Designer/Plan-Check/Drafting/Renderings/Sustainable Design of large scale assembly halls, offices, manufacturing, and residences throughout Mexico, Latin America & The Caribbean. 

June 2012 – June 2014
Sparks Exhibits @ www.sparksonline.com/
Exhibit Designer, Retail Designer


June 2014 - February 2016
SET creative @ www.setcreative.com
Designer.


March 2016 - Present - Freelancer

SELECTION OF WORKS...
2002
Latino Urban Forum & South Central Farmers
Design of Graphics & Website concepts for both organizations.


2005
1663 East 60th street
Renovation of a single family residence with peculiar siting conditions in South Central Los Angeles.


2008
Branch Facility of Jehovah’s Witnesses, Dominican Republic Planning design for expansion of warehouse, temporary emergency care center, work-shop, and parking facilities.


2008
Assembly Hall, Chichigalpa, Nicaragua
Design & Passive cooling + lighting design for assembly hall.


2008 - 2009
Branch Facility of Jehovah’s Witnesses, El Salvador
Design consultation & presentations for renovation and expansion of translation & shipping facility.


2008 - 2009
Regional Engineering Office – Texcoco Mexico + Kingdom Support Services
In response to recent natural disasters, design consultation of shipping container based emergency response and temporary living quarters for victims of such events.


2009 - 2016 
Arid Lands Institute – Communications & Strategy
Communications | management and director of social media accounts. Connecting A.L.I to influential writers in the design, architecture, urban design, and other creative & sciences. Production of exhibit at A+D Museum in Los Angeles CA. 
(http://aplusd.org/exhibitions-past/drylands)
Drylands Design Conference Communications for Drylands Design conference live blogging of event across Twitter and Facebook (http://aridlands.org/discover/events/2012-drylands-design-conference-retrofitting-west-adaptation-design)

2010
Mestizo Bakery
In association with Gayton Design Studios – design of a bakery/cafe in Silver Lake Los Angeles. 
2012
Drylands Design | Conference + Exhibit
Communications & production of Conference and Exhibit installation.


2014
Freelance journalism. Gizmodo.
How a 1940s Gangster Film Foresaw the Surveillance Tech of Today. 1/28/2014.
http://gizmodo.com/how-a-1940s-gangster-film-foresaw-the-surveillance-tech-1510600964 
2014
Design, SET creative
Google Glass Retail


2014
Design, SET creative
Oakley Brand Reboot, Retail Design

2015-2016
Design, SET creative
The North Face, Flagship Store NYC

2016-2017
Design, Denton-Cardew Design
Adidas, Flagship Store NYC

2016-2017
Design, Denton-Cardew Design
Luma, Branding & Retail Fixtures

2017
Design, BMF Media
MasterCard x Grammys - Thank The Fans

Back to Top