What is industrial design, and what does it to do? To me, industrial design is a concept which combines art and engineering, ingenity and creation together. It is about the every object interacting with the human in society, everywhere, all the time

Work Samples

  • Chair Summer-2008

  • Spider and Mase

  • Advantis Portatil Printer

Work History

WILSON AGUIRRE BUILES 1342 Raintree Bend Apt 302 Clermont, Fl , 34714 cell phone (352) 406-0563 wilsonaguirre@wabstudio.com wilsonaguirre@hotmail.com website:www.wabstudio.com Objective: Industrial designer seeking position to bring solutions to company Desired position: Industrial Designer EDUCATION August 2000 Bachelor of Arts in Industrial Design Universidad Autonoma de Manizales ( Autonomous University of Manizales) Manizales, Colombia SKILLS Capacity to create and interpret mechanical and industrial drawings in 2D, 3D using Auto Cad program Working knowledge and experience using Windows, Microsoft word, Excel, Power Point, Adobe Reader8 , Adobe photo shop and Rhinoceros . Working knowledge using Corel Draw 12 and Adobe Illustrator Cs4 to do graphic lay-out, catalogs drawing 3D Studio Max art direction, animation, video presentation. Development of illustrations with ink, markers , textures… Proficient in constructing scaled models and prototype using a variety or materials including plastic, wood (look website www.wabstudio.com), metal, fiber glass, aluminum and rubber Knowledge of manufacturing process Ability to solve complex problems through developing and evaluating options and implementing solutions Excellent freehand drawing skills and artistic feel for products and design trends Fluent in English and Spanish PROFESSIONAL AWARDS Nomination, New Professional Design at HD Hospitality Design, May 14-17 2008, Las Vegas, NV. Attendance in photography exposition, “Republic Architecture Exposition”; Manizales, Colombia “Best Design”, Decorative Accessory – Bamboo Ashtray; Manizales, Colombia “Furniture design”(coffee table ) Exposition of the best; Manizales, Colombia “Best Performance”, Design II; Manizales, Colombia “Best design”, Exposition of the best; Manizales, Colombia, 1995 PROFESIONAL EXPERIENCE 2008 Participation in The 2008 International Davey Awards. Deadline: August 1, 2008 Category: Interactive multimedia, self – promotion Submitted design and animation of sink Participation in exclusive Fresh Fabric Design competition 2008 HD New design professionals for Valley Forge Fabrics, Inc. Deadline: September 1, 2008 Objective: Designing the word’s new fresh textile Submitted: design and illustration of area rug Participation in the eighth Andreuworld International Design Competition, Exposition on the Valencia International Furniture Fair 2008. Deadline: September 15, 2008 Objective: Design of a chair and / or table Submitted: Design, blueprints, rendering, layout of chair and wood model chair scale 1:5 2000 Internship with CIPA, Compania Industrial de Productos Agropecuarios (Agriculture Business Company Industrial Products) Cartago-Colombia Position Objective: Development and improvement of industrial procedures and functions of the company Job duties performed: Interview each employee regarding procedures and functions of their respective area of the industrial process of the company and white company manual outlining the process in job duties of every employee’s position 1999 Internship with ECOPETROL, Empresa Colombiana de Petroleos (Petroleum Company of Colombia) Thesis: Diseno de un Dispositivo de Seguridad Electrico ( Design of an Electric Security Device) Position Objective : Development of new environmental technologic REFERENCES Fernando Cardenas, Manizales , Colombia Director Of Industrial Design, MABE COL. Phone: 57-68-8783700 ext 53942007 TARGET Corp. Lady lake , Fl Tracy Skeen Phone: (352) 205-89342005 Down To Earth, Irrigation and Landscaping Contractors, Orlando , Fl Mike Fergurson Phone: (352) 572-3902 CIMA Construction Barcelona Spain Johan Manuel Suaza Phone: 93-659-330859 2000 CIPA, Cartago Colombia Carlos Alberto Valencia Phone: 57 -2-2114048 1999 ECOPETROL Adriana Jaramillo Echeverri, Asociacion de Egresados UMA, (Autonomous University of Manizales) Phone: 57-6-8862629, contact@uamegresados.org 2000 CIPA, Cartago Colombia Carlos Alberto Valencia Phone: 57 -2-2114048 Dennis Ketcham, The Villages , Fl Retired salesman, Dupont Phone: (352) 259-4441 • Available to relocate


Facultad de Diseno Industrial de Manizales/Universidad Autonoma



IDSA Industrial Designers Society of America, Asocioacion de Egresados Universidad Autonoma ; Comision Colombiana de Diseno Industrial ; Stpetecreative.net


Nomination, New Professional Design at HD Hospitality Design, May 14-17 2008, Las Vegas, NV. “Best Performance”, Design II; Manizales, Colombia “Furniture design”(coffee table ) Exposition of the best; Manizales, Colombia “Best Design”, Decorative Accessory – Bamboo Ashtray; Colombia