Gia Menchaca

Gia Menchaca

Pomona, CA, USA @GiaMenchaca
Gia Menchaca

Gia Menchaca

Pomona, CA, USA @GiaMenchaca


Cal Poly Pomona student proudly showcasing my work and projects


Education

Cal Poly Pomona
Bachelors Landscape Architecture (2022)
California State Polytechnic University
Biology Associate Science (2018)
Palo Alto College

Experiences

Lyle Center
Landscaping Assistant
Lyle Center for Regenerative Studies
Student Assistant
Starbucks
Barista
Upward Bound
Tutor
Upward Bound
Intern
San Antonio Museum of Art
Intern
San Antonio Museum of Art
Assistant

Member Since November 25, 2018

Project 3: Garden of Variation

The goal was to reconstitute and hybridize the lessons of previous projects to reflect contemporary...

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Project 1: Pieces and Parts

Developing spatial conditions using design principles, studying form and composition.

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Project 2: Variations of Type | Precendent

Review of major historic international garden and landscape design typologies with a planting design...

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Field Trip ZINE: SPRING 2020

A collection of photos and sketches from the spring 2020 field trip week.

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Project 4: Pre-Design Site Analysis Booklet

A pre-design booklet that presents background research and site analysis for the OCGP Botanical Garden...

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Project 4: Botanical Garden Master Plan

Challenges students to develop a Great Park Botanical Garden Master Plan- a vision and master plan for...

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Project 4.3: Great Park Botanical Garden Detailed

Part THREE challenges each individual student to develop one area of Great Park Botanical Garden Master...

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Project 4: Comprehensive Botanical Garden Booklet

Parts 1 -3 of botanical garden project including each team member's detailed garden.

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Assignment 2a: Modulating Materials

The goal of this assignment was to identify conditions of material porosity in daily life using found...

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Assignment 2b: Modulating Porosity in Green Alleys

The site for this project is the alley at 7th and Mateo in the Los Angeles Arts District. This is a...

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Assignment 3: Poetic Postcards

The goal of this project is to identify issues relating to social porosity in urban alleys and the potential...

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Assignment 4a: Glass Intervention

The goal of this project was to discuss how glass can contribute to material porosity in landscape design...

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