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  • javier palomares

    Product Designer

    pasadena, CA

FURNITURE Design. PRODUCT Design. lighting design. 3D modeling and rendering. CNC development. Prototyping.

Work Samples

  • Contract Systems

  • Furniture

  • Concept development

Work History

Education Art Center College of Design Pasadena, CA Summer 2003 Bachelor of Science in Product Design Pontificia Javeriana University Bogota, Colombia Fall 1999 Bachelor of Science In Industrial Design Experience Senior Industrial Designer HOK product Design Culver City, CA Aug 2013 to Dec 2016 Full time Faculty Art Center College of Design Pasadena, CA Spring 2009 to date Grad ID Espacio Sami Hayek West Hollywood, CA Jan 12 to May 2009 Founder Curve Ahead Design, Inc Pasadena, CA Dec 2006 up to date www.curveahead.net Rapid Prototyping Instructor Pasadena, CA Jan 2009 up to date Art Center College of Design Guide students and teaching different rapid prototyping techniques and development of cad files. CNC, SLS, SLR, Stratasys. Product Design and Development, Furniture Designer Clients List (Reference upon request): Disney Films (Culver City, CA), Jerry Bruckheimer Productions (Santa Monica, CA), Dellarobbia (Corona, CA), Culinhome (Los Angeles, CA), Nova Lighting (Huntington Park, CA), Kt Furniture (Gardena, CA), Idealab(Pasadena,CA), Meshtel (Pasadena,CA), Carl Muller Design (Seal Beach, CA) Product Designer Carl Muller Design Seal Beach, CA April 2004-July 2004 Concept sketching, design, modeling and prototyping of contemporary residential furniture design Product Designer Ethos Design Glendale, CA Sept 2003-April 2004 Concept sketching, design, modeling and prototyping of Environments and Tool Design Skills Design Intense creativity, comprehensive concept development and understanding of technical processes, effective 3-D computer modeler and rendering, reliable professionalism, competent team skills Computer Proficient in Alias (3-D surfacing, 3-D animation), Solidworks, Rhino, Cinema 4D Presentations: Photoshop, Illustrator, Powerpoint Language Fluent Spanish, English. Recognitions / Affiliations ICFF Bernhardt Studio 2010 IDSA member AAFD member


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Dwell on Design 2012 Dwell on Design 2011 SourceLA L.A. Mart Exhibition ICFF Bernhardt Studio 2010 Graduated with honors Artcenter College of Design