the professional

The Ohio State University

Bachelor of Science in Architecture

summa cum laude

 

Architectural Association, London, England

EXPERIENCE

PRODUCTION

DAREDEVIL

20th Century Fox 

Model Builder — Dir: Mark Johnson, Production Designer: Barry Chusid

HULK

Universal Pictures

Model Builder (local #847) — Dir: Ang Lee, Production Designer: Rick Heinrichs

PEARL HARBOR

Buena Vista Pictures

Presentation Model for Hawaii Premiere

PLANET OF THE APES

20th Century Fox 

Model Builder (local #847) — Dir: Tim Burton, Production Designer: Rick Heinrichs

A.I. ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

Warner Bros.

Assistant Model Builder — Dir: Steven Spielberg,  Production Designer: Rick Carter,

Model Builder: Greg Aronowitz

MONKEYBONE

20th Century Fox 

Model Builder (local #847) — Dir: Henry Selick, Production Designer: Bill Boes

SLEEPY HOLLOW

Paramount Studios

Model Builder (local #847) -- Dir: Tim Burton,  Production Designer: Rick Heinrichs

Academy Award for Best Art Direction

WILD WILD WEST

Warner Bros.

Model Builder (local #847) — Dir: Barry Sonnenfeld, Production Designer: Bo Welch

ATLANTIS

Disney Animated Feature

Model Builder — with Greg Aronowitz

HULK

Universal Pictures

Model Builder (local #847) — Dir: Jonathan Hensley, Production Designer: Jim Bissell

FAME L.A.

Sony Studios

Model Builder (local #847) — Dir: Kenny Ortega, Production Designer: Craig Sterns

FACE/OFF

Paramount Studios

Model Builder (local #847) — Dir: John Woo, Production Designer: Neil Spisak 

Assistant Prop Builder -- Prop Builder: Rick Gamez Custom Props 

I worked as a model builder in the Art Department and when we wrapped

I assisted Rick in the prop shop building the props for the film.

MEN IN BLACK

Sony Studios

Assistant Prop Builder — Dir: Barry Sonnenfeld, Production Designer: Bo Welch

Prop Builder: Rick Gamez Custom Props

JOHN SHAFFNER / JOE STEWART 

Production Design, L.A.

Design Assistant

ISUZU COMMERCIAL 

Tribal Scenery

Miniatures — Art Director: Benedict Schillemans, Lead Models: Dragon Dronet

TOSHIBA COPIERS

James Carson Studios

Miniatures

FLIX FX

Practical VFX, L.A.

Welder, Fabricator

DELPHI STUDIOS

Set Design & Construction, Brooklyn, NY

Design, Welding, Carpentry, and Fabrication for Production

HOUSE OF BUGGIN 

FOX Television, New York, NY 

Set Dresser

LITTLE BIG ROOM

Nickelodeon, New York, NY  

Set Construction

THE PETRIFIED PRINCE

Public Theater, New York, NY 

Prop Wheelchair — Dir: Harold Prince, Scenic Designer: James Youmans

ARCHITECTURE

RALPH APPLEBAUM ASSOCIATES, INC. 

New York, NY 

Architectural Models

STUDIO ASSOCIATES OF NEW YORK /

    I.M. PEI ARCHITECTS 

New York, NY 

Architectural Models / Laser Cutting

KOLATAN MACDONALD ARCHITECTS /

   KRZYSZTOF WODICZKO

New York, NY 

Architects of Display, (Flash Art, Dec. 1995)

LIGHT PROJECTS, LENI SCHWENDINGER

New York, NY 

Lighting Design and Sculpture Design Assistant

DEMOGOD, INC. 

New York, NY 

High End Metal Design and Fabrication

UNEXPURGATED, DESIGN / BUILD

New York, NY 

Swish Skate Shop, Fat Beats Records, On Point Streetwear retail space,

Kulee Klothing Trade Show Booth

MARK ROBBINS, ARCHITECT / ARTIST

Columbus, Ohio

Assistant — Framing American Cities (Angles of Incidence, Princeton Arch. Press)

FRANK FANTAUZZI, ARCHITECT / ARTIST

Columbus, Ohio

Design / Build — Innovative Renovation of 18th Century Home

WOMB CHAIR / STEEL BUTTERFLY  

Columbus, Ohio

Engineered Sculpture with Jefferson Ellinger — Published in Site Architecture, 1994

ICEBERG PROJECT

Detroit, Michigan

Excavation, Compass : site specific installations