•Profile:

Name: José Luis Camacho-Sárraga
Address: San Juan, PR 00921-1623
Tel: (787) 362-0049
Email: jldzine@gmail.com
Nationality: USA
Date of Birth: March 20,1984
Gender: Male

•Personal Summary:

I am a graduate architect and designer, currently based in San Juan, Puerto Rico. I have a bachelor's degree in architecture, I am a graduate of the School of Architecture of the Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico in 2011. Trained as an architect, my work is balanced in the boundaries between music, art, design and architecture. With more than four years of experience in the field of design, my most recent works are for the alcoholic beverage industry, developing concepts, for brands and sales points. Putting into practice my skills, which are shown in the creation of 3D models, rendering, visualization, seeking to contribute beyond the design itself, giving added value to the work.

•Work Experience:

February 2018 - Present.
Position: Associate Designer
Responsibilities: Design, creating 3D Model and Renders and Spec. Drawings

Design and creating visualize images for Furniture Display, Portable Bar,  Signage, Interior Space, Store Front Facades. Prepare a digital tridimensional model using sketchup pro for make a Product Visualization using Cinema 4d. Prepare graphics presentations for proposals, present it to clients as their choices for design.

-Furniture Design
    *Medalla Light End-Cap Display for Gondola.
    *Johnny Walker Display
    *Tito’s Vodka Display
    *Bacardi Portable Bar

-Interior Design
    *Bun's Burger Shop at Old San Juant
    *La Unidad Lounge at Miramar
    *Cervecera de Puerto Rico Lounge and Bar at Choliseo de Puerto Rico.

-Signage and Visualization Design
    *Medalla Ligh Signage
    *Dewar’s Signage

Employer / Address: GUTIGON,Corp. 15550 Ave. Juan Ponce de León, Santurce, PR 00929
Office Number: 787-993-1313

December 2014 - January 2018.
Position: 3D Visualizer and Designer
Responsibilities: Design, creating 3D Model and Renders and Spec. Drawings

Design and creating visualize images for Furniture Display, Portable Bar,  Signage, Interior Space, Store Front Facades. Prepare a digital tridimensional model using sketchup pro for make a Product Visualization using Cinema 4d. Prepare graphics presentations for proposals, present it to clients as their choices for design.

-Furniture Design
    *Heineken End-Cap Display.
    *Chivas DJ Booth
   *Señor Paleta Kiosk - Florida Mall
*Woodford Reserve Wall Display
    *Tito’s Vodka Display, Back Bars, Portable Bars and DJ Booth
    *Coronaa End-Caps
    *Bacardí End-Caps

-Interior dDesign
    *Bun's Burger Shop at Catalinas Mall
    *Café Alto Grande Store

-Signage and Visualization Design
    *Tito’s Vodka Signage
    *Dewar’s Signage
*Chivas’s Signage

Employer / Address: LAB787, Inc. 555 Cll Rosales, Santurce, PR 00927
Office Number: 787-993-1313

December 2013 - April 2014.
Position: Architect in Training and 3D Visualizer Designer
Responsibilities: Design, creating 3D Model to visualize Interior and Exterior Images for Proposals: 

Design and drawing architectural plans using archicad. Prepare a digital tridimensional model using sketchup pro for make a Architectural Visualization using Cinema 4d or Artlantis. Prepare graphics presentations to present it to clients as their choices for their building design. Maintain and update computer files for architectural designs using autocad or Archicad.

    *McDonalds -La Sirena, Dominican Republic.
    *McDonalds -Ducos, Martinique.
    *McDonalds -Fort de France, Martinique.
    *McDonalds -Le Gosier, Guadaloupe.
    *McDonalds -Le Robert, Martinique.
    *McDonalds -Isla Verde, Puerto Rico.

Employer / Address: RAY Architect and Engineer, P.S.C.355 Cll Tetuan, San Juan, PR 00901
Office Number: 787-721-6464

August 2012.
Position: Graphic Designer
Responsibilities:  Visual Art 

    *Graphic design for Newspaper Advertising

Employer / Address: Kroma Advertising 203 Cll del Parque, Santurce, PR 00912
Office Number: 787-724-2341

November 2011 - May 2012
Position: Graphic Designer
Responsibilities:  Visual Art 

Work for this multidisciplinary design collective, making various arts for banners, cups, caps, tshirts, for some company of beverage distribution such as VSuaréz & Co. Finlandia, and Miller Coors. Managing the social media network, for promotional use and make visual representation for their products.

Employer / Address: LAB787, Inc. 1319 FD Roosevelt, Hato Rey, PR 00927
Office Number: 787-993-1313

March 2005 - June 2009
Position: Part Time Architect Assitance
Responsibilities:  Design, CAD Drawing, 3D Models and Renders 

Worked in the design of various private interior design project and comercial. Composed CAD Renderings, Scale models, graphic presentation and as-builts. Preparation of architectural drawings and digital three-dimensional models. 

    *Preparation of architectural drwaings and three-dimensional models.
    *Create records and keeps tracks of specifications and drawings.
    *Design and manufacture of paper costumes for a photoshoot for Passarell & Cardon.
    *Design and interior decoration for Reinhold Jewerly Store at Plaza Las Americas.
    *Design graphic pattern of a carpet for the Contreras Residence.

Employer / Address: Jaime Cobas Architect  80 Cll Kingscourt, Santurce, PR 00911

June 2006 - April 2013.
Position: Founder and Principal at JLDZINE Studio. Freelance Designer
Responsibilities: Designer and creating three-dimensional models, renders and presentation drawings for architectural office in Puerto Rico and architecture students project.

Design and drawing architectural plans using archicad. Prepare a digital tridimensional model using sketchup pro for make a Architectural Visualization using Cinema 4d or Artlantis.  Graphic Desingner using Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator and InDesign for Logo, Brochure, Arts. 

 * Spazio Interior & General Contractors, inc. Hato Rey PR- 2012 to present.
*RAIP STUDIO, psc, Architect Rafael Inclán; Guaynabo PR- 2010 to present.
*Adaptable Path, Architect Javier de Jesús; Santurce, PR-2010.
*Andrés Mignucci Arquitectos, Architec Andrés Mignucci, FAIA; San Juan, PR 2010.
*Edgardo Ortíz Maldonado, Architectural Thesis, Arqpoli; San Juan, PR 2013.
*José A. Santos Rivera, Architectural Thesis, Arqpoli; San Juan, PR 2013.
*Lourdes Pérez, Architectural Thesis, Arqpoli; San Juan, PR 2012.
*Tyrene N.Calvesbert Rivera, Architectural Thesis, Arqpoli; San Juan, PR 2012. 
*Héctor J. Pina López, Architectural Thesis, Arqpoli; San Juan, PR 2011.
*Nelson Mercado Montalvo, Architectural Thesis, Arqpoli; San Juan, PR 2010.

Employer / Address: JLDZINE STUDIO. Caparra Terrace 1221 Cll 30 S.E. San Juan, PR 00921
Office Number: 787-362-0049

April 2013 - Present
Position: Stage Hand
Responsibilities:  Stage Coordinator

    *Arrange the chairs, music stands for musicians and percussion instruments on the set for rehearsals and concerts of the week.

Employer / Address: Corporation Symphony Orchestra of Puerto Rico (COSPR). Sala Sinfónica Pablo Casals, Floor 2 Parada 22, Ave. Ponce de León San Juan, PR 00940-1227
San Juan, PR 00940-1227
Office Number: 787-993-1313

•Education:

2002 - 2011 BACHELOR OF ARCHITECTURE
A Professional Degree by NAAB accredited school.
Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico | Arqpoli: The school of architecture. Hato Rey, PR.
• Member of AIAS 2010-2011.

1984 - 2002 High School Degree
Colegio Nuestra Señora de la Providencia, Monacillos, Puerto Rico.

•Research:

2010     “Espacio Auricular, la sexta linea en el pentagrama de la música.”
     (Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico;  Capstone Design I  completed  on May 2010)
    
    Study the relationship between the disciplines of music and architecture. Being both arts that         encapsulate, envelop and surround the human being even though they are different, one visual         and one audible.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      
2008     “Debut y despedida: arquitectura, americanización, clases sociales y deportes a inicios         del siglo XX.”
    (Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico; Design Class —Mid-Career May 2009)

    Social Clubs as hatching places for liking sport… and emulating the USA.
    B.Arch MidCareer project;  published in Indice Anotado de trabajos de investigación sobre arquitectura realizados entre         1996-2009 por estudiantes  en la Escuela de Aquitectura de la Universidad Politécnica de Puerto Rico. Editorial Revés,         1st issue, december, 2009. San Juan, Puerto Rico Rico. Editorial Revés, 1st issue, december, 2009. San Juan, Puerto Rico.

•Awards:

2010    Honorable Mention for student project “A Lakou for Haiti”; AIA Chapter of         Puerto Rico.
    (Cathedra Haití with Students and AIASPoli members with Andrés Mignucci                      completed  on June 2010)

    This proposal originated as part of the multidisciplinary educational project, CATEDRA HAITÍ, a         collaborative workshop between the Graphic Design (Prof. María de Mater O’Neill) and Industrial         Design (Prof. Tatiana Rosado y Prof. Carlos Góngora) programs at the Escuela Internacional de         Diseño of the Universidad del Turabo, and AIAsPOLI, organization of architecture students at the         School of Architecture of the Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico (Prof. Andrés Mignucci).

•Publications:

2010      “A Lakou for Haiti”; CATHEDRA HAITÍ
    with Arpoli Students, member of AIASPoli and Andrés Mignucci, FAIA.
    
    This project centered on housing related issues and to generate potential alternatives that could aid         Haiti’s reconstruction. While much of the international aid, regarding housing, concentrated on         temporary shelter at the scale of the individual dwelling, this project was interested in looking         primarily at permanent initiatives within Haiti’s reconstruction efforts.
    
    http://catedrahaiti.files.wordpress.com/2010/06/lakou_haiti_web.pdf
    
http://arquillano.com/2010/10/26/premios-de-honor-2010-aia-capitulo-de-puerto-rico

2008     “Debut y despedida: arquitectura, americanización, clases sociales y deportes a         inicios del siglo XX”
    B.Arch MidCareer project; published in Indice Anotado de trabajos de investi                gación sobre arquitectura realizados entre 1996-2009 por estudiantes en la                 Escuela de Aquitectura de la Universidad Politécnica de Puerto Rico.
    Editorial Revés, 1st issue, december, 2009. San Juan, Puerto Rico

 

•Collaboration:

Mima “En la Carretera” 2010. La Respuesta, Santurce PR, directed by: Marco Trevisani. with: Marianne Llanos Jímenez, Marco Trevisani

“Superaquellos” 2010. La Respuesta, Santurce, Directed by: Marco Trevisani.
with: José A. Pagán and Marianne Llanos Jímenez

La Sinfónica de Puerto Rico, 2008. Centro de Bellas Artes, Santurce, Directed by: Jaime Suárez.
with: Set Design Class.

•Competition

    *Design Competition “Eco Parque”; Punto Verde – 2006
       (Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico)

    *Design Competition “ Aquatic Center”; ACSA AISC – 2005-2006
       (Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico)

 

•Skills:

PROFICIENCY: VISUAL REPRESENTATIONS - 3D MODELING - ARCHITECTURAL REPRESENTATIONS - TECHNICAL DRAWING ARTISTIC DRAWINGS - CERAMIST - GUITAR PLAYER. 

EXCELLENT USE OF DIGITAL PROGRAMS AS: 

• WINDOWSAND MAC OS X PLATFORMS             
• AUTOCAD
• GRAPHISOFT ARCHICAD 22                
• GOOGLE SKETCHUP PRO 18
 • LUMION 4.0                      
• ARTLANTIS STUDIO 4
• MAXON CINEMA 4D R-19 WITH VRAY
• ADOBE PHOTOSHOP CC                 
• ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR CC
• ADOBE INDESIGN CC                
• APERTURE 3
• IWORKS       
• MICROSOFT OFFICE