Showcase & Discover Creative Work

M.F. Lamarche Assoc. AIA, ASAI

Sr Architectural Designer | Concept | Visualization | Illustration

Las Vegas, NV, USA
"We shall not cease from exploration, and the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started and know the place for the first time."

T. S. Eliot

Work Experience

Gensler

Sr. Architectural Designer

Retail Centers | Building Envelope Concepts
June 2014 - October 2014 Los Angeles, California, United States

Gensler

Sr. Architectural Designer

Concept | Visualization | Presentation Work
January 2014 - Present Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Hospitality Planning & Design

Sr Consultant

November 2013 Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Marnell Companies

Project Manager

Concept planning, architecture, design, visualization & presentation.
2008 - November 2013 Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

WATG

Sr. Project Designer

International Hospitality Planning & Design.
2007 - 2008 Orlando, Florida, United States

Fugleberg Koch Architects

Sr Project Designer

Resort Master Planning & Architecture.
2004 - 2007 Orlando, Florida, United States

NBWW

Sr Project Designer

High-Rise Residential & Hospitality Architecture.
2002 - 2004 Coral Gables, Florida, United States

Robert Swedroe Architects

Sr Project Designer

High-Rise Residential Architecture.
2000 - 2002 Miami Beach, Florida, United States

Pavlik Design Team

Sr Project Designer

US & International Retail Design
1999 - 2000 Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States

Education

National University Pedro H Urena

Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch.)

Architecture & Planning.
1988 - 1994 Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

National School Of Fine Arts, SD, DR.

History of Art, Drawing.
1980 - 1981 Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Languages

English (Fluent),
Spanish (Native),

Skills

2D/3D Visualization, 3D Modeling, 3DMAX, Adobe Illustrator CS, Adobe InDesign CS, Adobe Lightroom, Architectural Illustration, Architectural Photography, AutoCAD Architecture, Building Design, CG Rendering, Free Hand Sketching, Master Planning, Maxwell Render, Perspectives, Photography, Photoshop CS, Revit, Site Planning , Sketching, Sketchup, Traditional Perspective, VRay, Watercolor,

Online Portfolios:

http://mflart.viewbook.com/

http://mflart.500px.com/

http://mflart.tumblr.com/

http://instagram.com/mflart

Career Summary:

Senior Architectural Designer / Project Manager with emphasis on concept design & process management.
Areas of professional experience: High-end hospitality / resort planning, retail concept / building design, 2D / 3D visualization, design documentation, project research, master planning, programming and problem solving. Design graphics implementation, InDesign books, and design process management.

Technical Skills:

20+ years of architectural design, planning and programming experience.
Master planning, site planning, schematic design, design development and construction documentation.
Field experience dealing w/ construction coordination, surveying and on-site problem solving.
Very high quality hand drafting and illustration skills using both traditional as well as computer graphic techniques.
2D / 3D high-end computer visualization, rendering and image post-processing skills.
In-depth knowledge of Maxwell Render, Adobe Creative Suite, Photoshop CC, InDesign CC, Lightroom, Adobe Illustrator CC, SketchUp 7 through 2013, Autodesk software: AutoCAD Architecture 2014, Sketch Book Pro, Revit Architecture.
Working knowledge of 3DMax 2014, VRay 2.0 (Max & SketchUp) and Rhino3D.
General computer skills: Windows 7 / 8 Pro, Linux and MAC.

Technical Education:

Present: Learning Revit Architecture 2014, 3D Max 2014, VRay & Maxwell Render.
2008: Autodesk Revit Architecture professional training. Basic Level.
2006: AutoCAD and ADT 2006 professional design seminars.
1995: Miami Lakes Technical Education Center, AutoCAD Professional Levels I & II.

Self-directed Learning:

Maxwell Render V2 & V3
V-Ray for SketchUp and 3D Max, 3D Max 2014
Revit Architecture 2014, Revit LT 2014
Blender 3D, Rhino 3D
Indigo Renderer, SU Podium
Sketchbook Pro and Designer 2014.
Tekla BIMsight (Trimble), Navisworks (Autodesk).

Professional Affiliations:

Member of the American Society of Architectural Illustrators, A.S.A.I.