Alvaro brings over 14 years of international experience to Duda|Paine’s design studio. His collaborative approach fosters conceptual thinking while celebrating the careful detailing required as a project moves to construction documentation. Prior to joining the firm, his portfolio included commercial, cultural, educational and residential projects in New York City, Boston, Riyadh, Copenhagen, Bogotá, Barcelona and Venice. His Duda|Paine project portfolio includes the NCR headquarters in Midtown Atlanta and the Durham Innovation District.
Favorite Duda|Paine project?
Terminus 100 is one of my favorite projects because of its simplicity. It is like a Mies project where “less is more.”
What attracted you to the architectural / design field?
The dimensionality of it and the effect it has on people.
What aspect of your job are you most motivated by?
Designing projects from the concept stage through to the nuts and bolts.