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P.D. Soros Fellowship for New Americans

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Juan Jofre, 2011

Designer, Architecture Plus Information

Juan Jofre is an immigrant from Colombia

Fellowship awarded to support work towards a degree in Architecture at MIT

Juan Jofre is a designer at Architecture Plus Information. 

Juan was born in Bogota, Colombia and immigrated to the United States with his family at the age of nine.

Juan received his master’s degree in architecture at MIT in 2013. He completed his B.S. in Architecture, magna cum laude, in 2010 at the University of Cincinnati. During his undergraduate program, he had the opportunity to work at Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates and Studio Daniel Libeskind in New York, and Preston Scott Cohen Inc. in Boston. He has worked on projects of various scales from master plans for entire city centers to museums and small houses.

At MIT, Juan has focused on creating projects that deal with issues of permanence and temporality in architectural design. He also works as a teaching assistant in the department, which has enriched his education and provides an opportunity to help others.  

Work History
  • Architecture Plus Information, Designer
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