Curriculum Vitae

—  I’m an industrial designer from Puerto Rico. For the past ten years, I’ve been doing furniture, sculpture, and architectural millworks through digital design and fabrication practices.

 

This is me
 

Working Experience

Doing what I love, loving what I do. I have always worked on creative fields, from graphic design and photography to parametric design and digital fabrication, I’m truly blessed to enjoy my days as a designer and artist.


2012-PRESENT

CONSTRUCTO CO-FOUNDER, PRINCIPAL, OWNER

Since 2012, I have been at the forefront of one of the most versatile, independent, small scale manufacturing studios in Puerto Rico. Established as a creative Design-Build studio, Constructo has done an extraordinary amount of work in the custom furniture and interior architectural millwork fields.


2010-2012

LABORATORIO DE ARTES BINARIOS CO-FOUNDER, DESIGNER

My first experience as head designer in a digital fabrication workshop. I mastered the integration of 2D CAD drawing and CNC Manufacturing techniques, allowing me to develop all the digital workflow of the company.


2008-2010

TASK HEAD OF VISUAL MEDIA

I worked as an associate in an architecture firm, where I was in charge of all the digital and printed content (3D modeling, photographic documentation, and visual presentations) for clients and social media distribution.


2008

VICENTE GUALLART ARQUITECTOS PHOTOGRAPHER, INSTALLATION ASSISTANT

Right after my master’s graduation, I collaborated as a photographer for Hyperhabitat, a project by VGA exhibited in the Venice Architecture Biennial in 2008. I documented every detail of this complex project which involved design, digital fabrication, and integrated electronic circuits.


 

Teaching Experience

Spreading the seeds of knowledge. I started helping colleagues with tips and tricks but it evolved to become an associate professor in design schools across the island. I have offered several courses on graphic, industrial and architectural design.


2013-2016

DESIGN PROFESSOR
ESCUELA DE ARTES PLÁSTICAS DE PUERTO RICO
SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO

Offered furniture design, Universal Design, Digital Fabrication, and technical drawing/3D modeling courses to Industrial Design undergraduate students. I also helped with the curricular sequencing revisions to the ID program.


 

2009-2013

PROFESSOR, DIGITAL DESIGN CONSULTANT ESCUELA DE ARQUITECTURA UNIVERSIDAD CATÓLICA DE PUERTO RICO

Offered many design and architectural courses. Also served as a digital design consultant to undergraduate students, and carried some research initiatives towards integrating digital fabrication practices into their careers.


 

2008-2009

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

ESCUELA INTERNACIONAL DE DISEÑO ESCUELA DE ADMINISTRACION DE EMPRESAS UNIVERSIDAD ANA G. MENDEZ

Offered digital tooling and 3D modeling courses to entry-level undergraduate students from the Industrial Design program, as well as entry-level Digital Graphic Design for the Business School’s undergraduate students.