Resume

Francisca A. Claret M.
Contact: info [@] franciscaclaret.com

CORE COMPETENCIES

  • Architectural Design
  • Architectural Drawing
  • Commercial and Residential Building
  • Stand Design and construction
  • Events Designs and Construction
  • Graphic Presentation and Layouts
  • Inspection and supervision of construction

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

  • Vector Works
  • Sketch up
  • Basic 3DMax
  • Basic AutoCAD
  • Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Basic Excel)
  • Internet and Social Media
  • Languages: Spanish and English

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Handlin, Garrahan and Associates, Cambridge – Massachusetts, 2015 – Present

Consulting as architectural assistant and CAD drafting and design, using Vector, SketchUp and AutoCAD as needed.

Arquitectonica (Architect and design studio), Santa Cruz – Bolivia, 2013 – 2015.

Developed preliminary designs for commercial and residential spaces.
Prepared working set drawings and specifications for construction.
Designed and/or developed furniture.
Rendered architectural presentations.
Inspected and supervised constructions.
Designed and managed trade stands construction.
Acted as liaison with engineers and outside planning consultants.

Selected Accomplishments

Assigned as architect in charge for the construction of the exhibit space Agimex for ExpoCasa fair.
Designed and managed construction of the project for Casa Cor 2015, Our Loft, and 2014 “Summer House”.
Designed furniture for the “Women’s Deluxe” store.
Designed and gained approval of client Roberto Balcazar for a student apartment building.
Designed furniture for the Pizzi clothing store.

Juan Carlos Menacho design studio & 00 Constructions, Santa Cruz – Bolivia, 2012 – 2013.

Developed preliminary designs for commercial and residential spaces.
Was responsible for the design and/or development of furniture.
Inspected and supervised construction sites.
Designed and managed construction of trade stands.

Selected Accomplishments

Assigned as architect in charge for the construction of trade space for the company 00 Constructions and Agimex for the ExpoCasa Fair .
Designed and obtained approval for the construction of a trade stand for the lighting company 360.
Designed furniture for the toy store “De la Cuna a la Luna” (from Cradle to the Moon).
Designed and managed construction of a trade stand for Bisa Bank. This design won a nomination for best stand and a silver palm tree award.

Independent projects.

  • 2014 design of a market/mall for Plus Steel company in the department of Oruro.
  • Designed a facade for Roka company.
  • 2014 design of two houses for the construction company La Herradura with the concept “casas sociales con diseño” (social housing with a pleasant design).
  • 2013 co-worked with architect Enrique Serguei Añez to re-design the hospital Guayaramerin in Santa Cruz.
  • 2012 design of a store building and warehouse for the Acricolor company.

EDUCATION

University Gabriel Rene Moreno. Santa Cruz, Bolivia.
Bachelor of Architectural Design (2013)
Thesis Work: Astronomical Observatory El Fuerte.
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Universidad Catolica Boliviana San Pablo. Santa Cruz, Bolivia.
Academic load in preparation for the general field of medicine. 2006-2007

MassBay Community College. Wellesley Hills, MA. Courses for the Liberal Arts Program. 2003 – 2005

Boston College Bound. Boston, MA.
College preparation for academic enrichment at Boston College. 2002 – 2003

Brighton High School. Boston, MA. 1998 – 2003.