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2004 – 2013          OOKAMI / Arkitektura

Own practice as an architect and consultant for private and businesses in different countries, working with all kinds of design issues from object design, exhibition, museographic and set design, interior design for commercial spaces to building transformation, housing projects, landscape and urban design. 

2011.                     Colmex Construction. New Orleans, USA.

This is a home builder company, with rapid growth in the city of New Orleans, which works primarily in the reconstruction of areas affected by Hurricane Katrina in 2005.

Position: Project Inspector / Business Coaching.
In addition to the successful development of the various projects, as a Coach, an essential change and a significant improvement in the performance of the company was achieved.

2001 – 2004          Henning Larsen Architects. Copenhagen, Denmark.

Henning Larsen is one of the most outstanding Danish architects whose office is among the largest architectural firms in Denmark with over 100 employees. He is internationally known for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Riyadh in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Copenhagen Opera House in Denmark.

Position: Architectural Model Workshop.
Production of high quality models to support the architectonic design work. Tasks performed from the conceptualization to the final design of both international architectural competitions and development of large-scale architectural projects, such as the Copenhagen Opera House in Denmark, as well, urban planning, cultural and educational institutions, holydays resorts and office complexes. Projects located in Denmark, Spain and the Netherlands.

 2001.                    Roberto Benavente ArquitectosVersailles, France.

Roberto Benavente is an architect specialized in museography. He is well known for his work on the Museum of Natural History of Paris and the Gold Museum of Colombia. 

Position: Architectural Designer.
Participation in the development of museographical projects, in areas such as interior design, Industrial design and scenographical design.
The projects where developed for museums created in buildings erected for this purpose as well as in historical buildings converted into museums. Those world-famous museums are dedicated to Ethnography, Archeology and Natural History in Colombia, Belgium and France.

2000.                     Isabelle Castelli ArchitectePoitiers, France.

Isabelle Castelli is a French architect who works especially on ancient buildings restoration and renovation in the Poitou-Charentes region of France.

Position: Architectural Designer.
Participation in the development of projects such as: residential, office buildings, educational institutions, sport facilities and ancient buildings restoration and renovation.

 1990 – 1995         McCann Erickson and FCB (today: DRAFTFCB) among others. Bogota, Colombia.

These are two of the largest advertising agencies worldwide, each with offices in more than 100 countries.

Position: Freelance Designer and Project Manager.
Participation in the development of marketing campaigns for brands such as Colgate, Diners Club, Johnson & Johnson, Kodak, Nestlé, Philips, among others.

 1990 – 1995         E&P Escenografía y Publicidad. Bogota, Colombia.

A scenography, visual communication and advertising production firm, established in 1960 by John López´ father, a devoted artist who was a painter, sculptor and scenographer. The firm worked mainly in the media of television production and advertising agencies.

Position: Partner, Designer and Project Supervisor.
Design and production of scenographies for television commercials, interior of commercial establishments, stands for fairs and exhibition spaces.

 1984 – 1990         E&P Escenografía y Publicidad. Bogota, Colombia.

Position: Partner and Assistant.