Eric Owen Moss, FAIA

Principal and Lead Designer

Eric Owen Moss was born and raised in Los Angeles, California.  He received a Bachelor of Arts from the University of California at Los Angeles. He holds Masters Degrees in Architecture from both the University of California at Berkeley, College of Environmental Design and Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design.

Moss was honored with the Academy Award in Architecture from the American Academy of Arts and Letters in 1999. He received the AIA/LA Gold Medal in 2001, and was a recipient of the Distinguished Alumni Award from the University of California, Berkeley in 2003. In 2007, he received the Arnold W. Brunner Memorial Prize, recognizing a distinguished history of architectural design. In 2011 he was awarded the Jencks Award by the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA). In 2014 Moss was featured as a “Game Changer” in Metropolis Magazine, inducted into the National Academy, and received a PA Award for a master plan to revitalize an abandoned rail yard in Albuquerque, New Mexico. In 2016, Moss received the Austrian Decoration of Honor for Science and Art.

Moss has held teaching positions at major universities around the world including Harvard, Yale, Columbia, University of Applied Arts in Vienna, and the Royal Academy in Copenhagen. Moss has been a longtime professor at the Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc), and served as its director from 2002-2015. He received the AIA|LA Educator of the Year in 2006, and the Most Admired Educator Award from the Design Futures Council in 2013.

Dolan Daggett

Project Director

Daggett received his Bachelor of Architecture from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. As Project Director, Daggett guides projects through all phases of design and development, and has led project teams on a variety of projects in Los Angeles and abroad.

Eric McNevin

Project Director

McNevin received degrees in Environmental Design, and Architecture from Ball State University, and received his Masters of Architecture from SCI-Arc. He has led projects ranging in scale from gallery installations to large urban planning projects around the world.

Raul Garcia

Project Architect

Garcia received his Bachelor of Architecture and Minor in Construction Management from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. Garcia is a licensed architect in the state of California.

Vanessa Jauregui

Project Designer

Jauregui received her B.A. in Architecture cooperatively from Baylor University & Washington University in St. Louis, and received her Master of Architecture  from SCI-Arc.  She has been senior designer on a wide range of award winning projects.

Hugo Ventura

Project Designer

Ventura received his Bachelor of Architecture  from Cal Poly, Pomona.  He has managed and been job captain on a wide range of award winning projects.

Andrew M Wright

Project Designer

Wright received his Bachelor of Architecture from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. He has been extensively involved on multiple building projects, as well as office monographs, publications, and marketing.

Emmanuel Osorno

Project Designer

Osorno received his Bachelor of Architecture from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. He has been involved in the design and managed the development and construction of several projects of varying scales.

Melissa Peter

Project Designer

Peter received her Bachelor of Architecture from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. Graduating with distinction, she was awarded Top Thesis Prize. She manages design and leads project development on a range of scales.