Jason Pelaez

Jason earned a Master of Architecture from the University of California, Berkeley. Prior to joining CDR studio he worked at firms in San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Singapore. He has also taught at the University of California, Berkeley and the University of California, Davis.

His graduate studies included travel to the Netherlands to research housing typologies, and participating in a wood fabrication workshop in Trondheim, Norway. As the recipient of the Chester Miller Traveling Fellowship, Jason also traveled to Ordos, China to study the effects of rapid urbanization in Inner Mongolia as part of his thesis work. 

During school he worked at the architecture offices of John Maniscalco in San Francisco, and Richard Meier Partners in Los Angeles on multi-family and single family residential projects. Prior to graduate school, he worked for landscape architecture practices in the San Francisco Bay Area and Singapore on projects ranging from urban parks and plazas to large scale master-plans.

Jason joined CDR Studio in 2015, and has been involved with Audi of America and ongoing competitions in the studio.