With over 20 years of experience, Braulio Baptista is a gifted designer who sensitively integrates user values and aspirations with creative, innovative approaches. In his 17 years at ZGF, he has served as Design Partner and Senior Designer for a broad range of technologically advanced and programmatically complex public and institutional buildings. His projects include The Wasserman Football Center at the University of California, Los Angeles; the Bioscience Research Laboratories at The University of Arizona; the Bioengineering and Sciences Building at The University of Texas at Dallas; the Performing Arts Center and Wangari Maathai Hall at Soka University of America; and the Superior Court of California, County of Santa Clara, Family Justice Center Courthouse for the Judicial Council of California; as well as four net-zero energy buildings—the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation Headquarters Phase 1 in Agoura Hills and the in-progress Department of General Services, Air Resources Board, Southern California Consolidation Project; The Bechtel Residence for the California Institute of Technology; and the College of Continuing and Professional Education for the California State University, Long Beach. Braulio has a particular passion for mentoring young professionals, and has supported mentoring programs for students from various academic institutions. He received a Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Oregon.
Judicial Council of California, Superior Court of California, County of Santa Clara, Family Justice Center Courthouse
The University of Arizona, The University of Arizona Cancer Center at Dignity Health St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center