About me

Amsterdam based architect and designer. Born in the Dominican Republic where he obtained his architecture degree at the National University Pedro Henriquez Ureña and worked in several studios. Later coming to the Netherlands for a design master at the Design Academy Eindhoven where he started his independent practice. The main area of his work relates to architecture and public space projects, where his main priorities are: high regard for social impact critical engagement with the existing working simultaneosly in different scales providing context-based solutions in-place shifting of structures



Experience

Ongoing - Project leader Collaboration with Studio Bijarí (São Paulo) on the development of the project Natureza Urbana.
Ongoing - Collaboration with Buro Poppinga and PAN Atelier on conceptual highway study 2011 - Collaboration with ColcheroDesign on project 'From the trenches'
2010 - Collaboration with designer Saron Paz on project 'Op Wereldreis met Pit'
2010 - Independent design professional in the Netherlands
2009 - Collaborator at Enviu (Innovators in Sustainability)
2008 - Collaboration with designer Saron Paz on project 'Guerilla Green'
2006 - Artistic collaboration on project 'City Conscience' by Arte Urbano Sarmiento.
2004 -2006 Architect at ReCUA (Red Caribeña de Urbanismo y Arquitectura) Involved in the following sustainable projects concerning Landscape Architecture and Urban and Regional Planning. Tamana Inteck Port of Spain, Trinidad. NAPA Port of Spain, Trinidad. Petrotrin Pointe-a-Pierre, Trinidad.
2004 - Architectural collaboration with Shampoo Collective and others for the socio-cultural project "D' la Mona Plaza".
2003 - Design assistant at Posforma





2008 - Master in Design, Man and Humanity Program. Design Academy Eindhoven The Netherlands.
2004 - Bachelor in Architecture. National University Pedro Henriquez Ureña, Santo Domingo D.R.