Nicolas Pappas


Los Angeles, CA, USA

Work Experience



July 2012 - Los Angeles, California, United States


3D print fabrication for competition design model
3D print fabrication for site context model
Digital modeling and file preparation
March 2012 - March 2012 Culver City, California, United States

Eric Owen Moss Architects

Design update correlation between digital and physical model for a creative office complex
Refurbish and repair of physical presentation model
March 2012 - March 2012 Culver City, California, United States

Ball-Nogues Studio

File preparation and digital fabrication of site context model
Steel fabrication of multiple storage shelving units
Fabrication and set-up of new CNC router
File preparation and CNC operation for formwork fabrication
Construction of formwork for large public art installation
Preparation for steel-work for public art installation
June 2011 - August 2011 Los Angeles, California, United States

IwamotoScott Architecture

Design and technical development, 3D computer modeling, prototyping, and shop drawings for a 30' custom steel screen wall
Conceptual design and digital modeling for a stadium redevelopment proposal
Fabrication of custom acrylic model case
Refurbish and update of physical competition model
October 2010 - December 2012 San Francisco, California, United States

SPaCe Architects

Schematic design, material specifications, client presentations, and CAD drawings for an 8,500 sq.ft. Beverly Hills residence
Computer modeling, rendering, graphics, and competition boards for a Moscow theater
January 2011 - June 2011 Los Angeles, California, United States


California Polytechnic State University

Bachelor of Architecture

Magne cum laude
AIAS // Treasurer, CBF // Vice President, Best of Third Year Show // selected participant, Cal Poly Rose Float // volunteer fabricator, Empower Poly Coalition // club representative
September 2007 - June 2012 San Luis Obispo, California, United States


Architecture For Humanity

Street Furniture Competition Finalist


Archive: Event Space

1st place // Studio 400 Bookshow White



3D Modeling, 3D Printing, 3D Visualization, 3dsmax,, Adobe Creative Suite, Animation, Architecture, Art, Autocad, Building, CNC Routing, Collaboration, Comfort, Communication, Computer Modeling, Computers, Conceptualization, Construction, Cooking, Design, Details, Digital Fabrication, Digital Modeling, Drawing, Fabrication, Graphic Design, Graphics, Grasshopper, Illustrator, Indesign, Industrial Design, Installation, Laser Cutting, Leadership, MAYA, Mental Ray, Modeling, Organization, Painting, Photoshop, Planning, Presentation, Production, Professionalism, Rendering, Revit, Rhino, Sets, Sketching, Sketchup, Software , T-Splines, Technology, Traveling, V-Ray, Web Design,