Gesthimani Roumpani - Architectural Design & Visual Development

I love playful + investigative design that revolves around narratives, worldbuilding, and innovation. My aspiration is to tell stories and deliver experiences.

For more, see my LinkedIn profile here.

See my (probably out of date) issuu, here.

For my résumé or portfolio, email me: g.roumpani [at] gmail.com

EXPERIENCE

05/2021 - present

01/2021 - 05/2021

11/2020 - 06/2021

06/2020 - 06/2021

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05/2016 - 06/2019

07/2020 - 10/2020

06/2020 - 10/2020

10/2019 - 06/2020

12/2015 - 05/2016

10/2013 - 01/2016

INNOVATION DESIGNER

GOOGLE R+D FOR THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT (@XL Construction)

FREELANCE DESIGN CONSULTANT, 4 months

GOOGLE R+D FOR THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT (@XL Construction)

PRAXIS FILMS

ARCHITECTURAL ASSOCIATE (urban + building scale), 7 months

AN.ONYMOUS, CA, USA

• Urban scale Project Lead for conceptual design & research.

• CA for ongoing construction.

• Teaching Associate for ARCH793B at the University of Southern California (Instructor: Iman Ansari).

ARCHITECTURAL ASSOCIATE (residential), 4 years

Ana Williamson Architect, Menlo Park, CA, USA

• Single family custom homes, from SD through to CA.

• Built projects selected for AIA Home Tours multiple times.

• Involvement in over 25 completed projects.

RESEARCH ASSISTANT (archival / historical research), 3 months

UCLA AUD (for PhD Candidate Iman Ansari), Los Angeles, CA, USA

3D ARTIST / DESIGN INTERN, 4 months

Formlessfinder, Brooklyn, NY, USA

FRONT OFFICE EMPLOYEE (part-time student worker), 9 months

UCLA AUD, Los Angeles, CA, USA

 

DESIGNER (interiors), 5 months

InteriorCrowd

JUNIOR ARCHITECT (hospitality), 2+ years

Concept Boarding, Athens, Greece

EDUCATION

08/2019 - 06/2020

09/2008 - 11/2014

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES (G.P.A. 4.0 / 4.0)

(UCLA, School of Architecture & Urban Design / AUD), USA
MArch II (post-professional degree, Entertainment Studio)

NATIONAL TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY OF ATHENS (G.P.A. 8.76 / 10)

(NTUA, School of Architecture), Greece
BA & MA in Architecture (equivalent to US accredited degree)