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@ Mountain View

May - Aug 2023

VOLVO

Product Design Intern

@ Bogota

Jan - Mar 2023

Toperty

Product Design Intern

@ Munich

Jul - Dec 2022

BMW

Product Design Intern

2021 - ongoing

@ Pasadena

ArtCenter Col. of Design

Teaching Assistant

@ All over the world

2015 - 2021

Mario Santanilla Studio

Immersive Media Studio

Experience

Education

@ Pasadena

2021 - 2024

ArtCenter Col. of Design

Media Design Practices ・MFA

@ Bogota

2010 - 2015

Universidad Jorge Lozano

New Media Studio Arts ・BFA

recent explorations

Crafting collaborative AI generation, mediated by distance to generate deeper in person connections

AI Social

AI・UI

Exploring what a smarter Dropbox could be that breaches between different ecosystems and data files.

Command + Transfer

AI・UI・UX

What if our OS could be more task, location and behavior aware? Focusing on the next generation of spatial OS.

Responsive OS

AI・UI・UX

Designed a collection of chairs and interacted with them on a virtual space as an excuse to explore Modern design canons.

Back to the origins

MR・UI・UX

Exploring Apple Car’s ecosystem

Apple

Case Study

Integrating MR into the journey

BMW

Interaction design Intern

Next generation museum guide

PointAR

Personal Project

Mario designs interfaces and builds innovative consumer products with ambitious teams

He is a multidisciplinary designer based in Los Angeles, with an MFA in Media Design Practices from ArtCenter College of Design

Previously at

BMW

VOLVO

TOPERTY

I design interfaces and build innovative consumer products with ambitious teams

I am a multidisciplinary designer based in San Francisco, with an MFA in Human-Computer Interaction from ArtCenter College of Design.

Previously at

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Crafting collaborative AI generation, mediated by distance to generate deeper in
person connections

AI Social

Exploring what a smarter Dropbox could be that breaches between different ecosystems
and data files

Command + Transfer

What if our OS could be more task, location and behavior aware? Focusing on the next generation of spatial OS

Responsive OS

Designed a collection of chairs and interacted with them on a virtual space as an excuse to explore Modern design canons

Back to the origins

Education

2021 - 2024

@ Pasadena

@ Pasadena

2021 - 2024

ArtCenter Col. of Design

ArtCenter Col. of Design

Media Design Practices ・MFA・ (STEM)

Media Design Practices ・MFA・ (STEM)

@ Bogota

@ Bogota

2010 - 2015

2010 - 2015

Universidad Jorge Lozano

Universidad Jorge Lozano

New Media Studio Arts ・BFA

New Media Studio Arts ・BFA

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