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Designer at Cuningham Group Architecture P.A.
Matthew Saunders has 10 years experience in the architectural and design field as a designer and artist for a variety of project types including retail, restaurant, and corporate. He is passionate about designing engaging environments and skilled in depicting evocative spaces.
Skills include conceptual drawing and rendering,
perspective drawing, research, Photoshop and Photoshop
rendering, InDesign, and Illustrator.
Matthew E. Saunders
Address: 4234 Pillsbury Avenue #3 Minneapolis, MN 55409
Tele.: (952) 239-2056
2004-Present Designer, Cuningham Group, Minneapolis, MN
Select Project Experience:
Yak & Yeti Restaurant and Retail at Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Park, Orlando, Florida; TREX® at Downtown Disney® Marketplace, Lake Buena Vista, Florida; Rainforest Cafe Heliopolis, Cairo, Egypt; Doha Entertainment City, Doha, Qatar; Harrah’s Cherokee Expansion and Remodeling, Cherokee, North Carolina; Cantina Corona Design Concept at Mall of America, Bloomington, Minnesota; Cantina Corona Caesars Palace Design Concept, Las Vegas, Nevada; Blue Turtle Post Mall Milford, Milford, Connecticut; Como Town at Como Zoo, Saint Paul, Minnesota
2002-2004 Designer, Shea Inc., Minneapolis, MN
Conceptual design and presentation for restaurant, retail, mixed-use, and corporate projects. Projects include Tryg’s, an American Restaurant, Minneapolis, Minnesota
2002 Designer, Design Forum, Dayton, Ohio
Responsible for conceptual drawing, perspective drawing, and rendering
2001 Designer, Fitch, Worthington, Ohio
Responsible for conceptual drawing, rendering, layout, and research; Projects include Timberland, Bankone, and Marshall’s
2001 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Interior Design, Cleveland Institute of Art
Cleveland Institute of Art
- BA Interior Design
- 1996 - 2001