practice
HELLMUTH, OBATA + KASSABAUM | Chicago, Illinois
 Associate Project Designer | 2016 ‑ Present

SKIDMORE, OWINGS & MERRILL | Chicago, Illinois
 Architectural Professional | 2012 ‑ 2016
 Architectural Designer, Digital Design Coordinator

COOP HIMMELB(L)AU | Vienna, Austria
 Junior Architect | 2008 ‑ 2012
 Responsibilities as employee commenced in 2011

NATIONAL TRUST FOR HISTORIC PRESERVATION | Llewellyn Wright House
 Conservationist | 2006 ‑Present
 Conducting research and restoration of the Llewellyn Wright Residence.

DIGITAL FABRICATION LABORATORY | Carnegie Mellon University
 Fabrication Laboratory Monitor | 2008 ‑ 2010
 Computational modeling and production through advanced robotic programming.

REENA RACKI ARCHITECTURE AND DESIGN | Washington, DC
 Intern Architect | 2007
 Gathering necessary data for preliminary and detail design work.


construction
BROAD GROUP | Changsha, China
 Exhibition Designer | 2012
J&K ROOFING | Maryland, USA


born | Guatemala City, Guatemala


education
CARNEGIE MELLON UNIVERSITY | Pittsburgh, PA
 Bachelor of Architecture, With Honors | 2006 ‑ 2011
MELBOURNE GRADUATE SCHOOL OF DESIGN | Melbourne, AUS
 Semester Exchange | 2010


awards and scholarships (selected)
EXHIBITED FOR DESIGN EXCELLENCE | Australian Research Council
FIRST PRIZE | Carnegie Mellon University Student Lounge Competition
ARTHUR LUBETZ AND KAREN MAYERS AWARD | Carnegie Mellon University
THIRD PRIZE | Epic Metals Competition
LEWIS ALDERHOF AWARD | Carnegie Mellon University
TARTANS ABROAD SCHOLARSHIP | Carnegie Mellon University
SECOND PRIZE | National Concrete and Masonry Association Competition
UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP | Carnegie Mellon University


academic appointments (selected)
URBAN STRATEGIES | Hunan University College of Architecture
 Visiting Professor
PARAMETRIC URBAN DESIGN | Melbourne GSD 702-606
 Teaching Fellow
DESCRIPTIVE GEOMETRY | Carnegie Mellon SOA 62-175
 Teaching Assistant


exhibitions and collections (selected)
PINCH WALL | INPUT/OUTPUT SYMPOSIUM
 Temple University | Philadelphia, PA
STEEL WORKS
 UnSmoke ArtSpace | Pittsburgh, PA
PRACTICES, PROCESS & POLITICS OF INDIGENOUS PLACE-MAKING
 Wunderlich Gallery | Melbourne, AUS
PUBLIC COLLECTION
 Carnegie Mellon University | Pittsburgh, PA
ABROAD
 Carnegie Mellon Art Gallery | Pittsburgh, PA
MUTABLE LANDSCAPES
 Frame Gallery | Pittsburgh, PA


books, delivered papers and workshops
Matter: Material Processes in Architecture
 Editors: Gail Peter Borden and Michael Meredith
 Creative Work Contribution: Material Resistance
 Routlege, Taylor & Francis Group
2013 INPUT_OUTPUT: Performative Materials in Architecture and Design
 Editors: Rashida Ng, Sneha Patel
 Creative Work Contribution
RHINO SCRIPT & GRASSHOPPER WORKSHOP
 University of Melbourne Graduate School Of Design | Melbourne, AUS




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