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I am an Industrial Designer with 5+ years of experience. I intuitively observe products, spaces or services and want to make them better. I have a strong passion for designing clean and innovative experiences which involve researching, conceptualizing, sketching and prototyping. As a designer, my main goal is to create aesthetically pleasing spaces and products which deliver strong content to a variety of demographics.
Scenario Cockram USA Inc. | San Fernando, CA
March 2017 – Present
Working on a wide range of products for Disney’s theme parks. Contributing to design and manufacturing process development by generating and revising highly detailed complex 3D models, fabrication drawings and assembly instructions. Utilizing knowledge of various tools and manufacturing methods such as casting, molding, vacuum forming, carpentry, metal work, CNC milling, waterjet cutting and rapid-prototyping. Interfacing directly with engineers, fabricators and external vendors to resolve design/fabrication issues. Specify material/finish and selection of OEM components (hardware, fasteners, pins, fitting, etc.).
3D Experience Designer
Code Four | Huntington Beach, CA
January 2016 – March 2017
Created and developed innovative solutions for exhibit & event design projects by giving physical form to a brand’s essence for high-profile clients such as Johnson & Johnson, Home Depot, Major League Soccer, Irvine Company, and Citadel Outlets.
Industrial Design Freelancer
Creative Circle | Los Angeles, CA
February 2015 – December 2015
Developed new & existing products identified from research by facilitating brainstorming sessions, sketching, computer rendering, and prototyping, for various clients.
3D Artist Contractor
Kelly Architects | Los Angeles, CA
November 2014 – March 2015
Involved in design development by creating and developing virtual 3D models and renders, presentation images, photo montages and other design elements.
November 2011 – June 2014
Involved in a variety of both long term and fast-paced client projects ranging from furniture and POP displays to home appliances. Active in the entire process from concept to finalized product, including research and design briefs, ideation, concept creation, idea selection and refinement, CAD surface modeling, and prototyping.
Rhino 3D Design Instructor
Tehran Institute of Technology
August 2009 – November 2011
Led 3D CAD Modeling and Rendering Course for architects, industrial and interior designers. Created lesson plans and developed course materials.
Selected as the best teacher in Tehran Institute of Technology, 2010
ArtCenter College of Design
Evening Studies, Transportation Design | 2016 – 2018
IAU College of Art & Architecture
Bachelor's Degree, BFA in Industrial Design | 2002 – 2009
Selected as the Elite student of the Celebration Festival of University Elites in 2007
Alias, Rhino, Grasshopper, Solidworks
V-Ray, KeyShot, Lumion, Flamingo nXt
Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Painter
SketchUp, AutoCad, Navisworks, 3ds MAX
Michelin Challenge Design
Winner, Displayed at Detroit International Auto show, USA, 2012
"City 2046: Art, Life and Ingenuity" Transforming Personal Mobility
CDN Interior Motives Design Awards
Finalist, Best use of technology and best conceptual exterior, Germany, 2011
"A car for the digital age"
Futuristic Car Design Contest
Winner, Displayed at Seoul International Motor Show, South Korea, 2011
"Progressive Sports Cars of the Future"
Kia Motors Design Competition
First place, Displayed at AUN Gallery and Behzad Gallery, Iran, 2010
"2020 KIA Super Sport Concept Car"
Red Dot Design Award Concept
Winner, Displayed at Red Dot Design Museum, Singapore, 2007
"A fresh concept in future housing (portable house) named Living-Box"
Los Angeles, CA
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