Borna holds a 5 year-professional bachelor degree in Architecture from SCI-Arc where he has received several honors and scholarships and worked as teacher’s assistant for visual studies courses. During his time at SCI-Arc he spent a year in SCI-Arc director Hernan Diaz Alonso’s studio in which the projects "The Evil Twin" and "Fuerza Natural" were produced. Borna has the experience of working with world renowned design firms such as Optimist inc, Xefirotarch, and MayesOffice in which he has been an integral team member on different scale projects from museums, installations, stage and set design, experiential design, and product design. Furthermore, beside his passion for Architecture, he has had the opportunity of working closely with various development and investment companies such as Strategic Legacy Investment Group and SunCal in which he has gained practical knowledge and experience about the financial and technical aspects of a design project. He currently is the director of architectural development at Strategic Legacy Investment Group in downtown Los Angeles.


Awards and Publications

“Strategic Legacy Investment Group Ambassador of the Year” - 2018

“Fuerza Natural” Project featured in Off-ramp 6.0 - 2018

“Fuerza Natural” Project featured in Underscore Magazine 4th Edition - 2018

“The Evil Twin” Project published by Next Top Architects, Super Architects, and underscore – 2017

“The Evil Twin” Project featured in Off-ramp 5.0 - 2017

Finalist of IsArch 7th Edition Competition - 2016

“Villa Springs” Project published by Archdaily and Next Top Architects - 2016

“10 Hudson Yards Tower” Project Published by Next Top Architects and Super Architects – 2016

“10 Hudson Yards Tower” Project featured in Off-ramp 4.0 - 2016

1st Prize Winner of SunCal “FlatFigures” Competition - 2015

Member of Henry Cobb’s team for exhibition at SCI-Arc – 2014

Recipient of SCI-Arc scholarship award – 2013-2014-2015-2016-2017

Recipient of SLR Scholarship – 2014-2015-2016

1st Prize Winner of Rosh Student Photography Competition - 2007