Sara Baldassi

Courses Taught: (in the last four semesters prior to current visit):

ARQU 5995 – Spatial and Artistic Lighting

Educational Credentials:

(2014) Master in Lighting Design & LED Technology, Politecnico di Milano II 2013 – 2014 Thesis: 108/110

(2012) Magistrale in Architecture and Urban Design, Università degli Studi Roma Tre Laurea 2009 – 2012 Thesis: 110 & Laudem

(2008) Bachelor in Architecture, Università degli Studi Roma Tre Laurea 2009 Thesis: 108/110

Teaching Experience:

(2022-Present) Professor. School of Architecture, University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras Campus.

(2021-2022) Lighting Design Professor at Universidad Ana G. Mendez, San Juan

Professional Experience:

(2021-present) Co founder, Architect and Senior Lighting Designer Linea Atelier LLC San Juan, Puerto Rico

(2018-2021) Chief Architect for Piloto 151 co-working space company, San Juan, Puerto Rico

(2015-2018) Project Manager & Lighting Director for 212box Architecture, New York, New York

(2013-2015) Lighting Designer iGuzzini, Roma, Italia


Board Certified Architect (Italy)

Recent Creative Work:

(2018-2022) SKODA Design New York 2018 / 2022 Lighting Design for a Upper East Side private townhouse (2018) Lighting Design for a Brooklyn Apartment complex

(2022) Lighting Design for Museum Exhibition MADMI – Francesco Baronti

(2012 – 2018) Paletti Marmi & 212Box Architecture Rome, Production Manager of custom designed tiles & furniture pieces for 212box LLC

(2021) Piloto151 Santurce Suites,

(2020) Piloto151 Santurce P18,

(2020) Private Residence Old San Juan

(2019) The Practice Room Chelsea Music School

(2019) Wovenware Offices

(2019) Zenus Bank Offices

(2019) Co-Piloto Wine Bar

Professional Memberships:

NCARB #859065

American Institute of Architects (AIA)

International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD)

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