Local Social Network for the Arts Community in Central Valley

Kiel Famellos-Schmidt
  • Fresno, CA
Share on Facebook

Kiel Famellos-Schmidt's Friends

  • David Owens
  • Tim Scott
  • Eugene Brazil
  • Rosalie Avila
  • Fresno Earth Day
  • Kristen Henson
  • Cameron Moors
  • Marc Lutz
  • jpatrick
  • Tanya C. Fajardo
  • Travis Sheridan
  • Jackie Ryle
  • Tracy Olsen
  • Kyle Oakes
  • Suzanne Bertz-Rosa

Kiel Famellos-Schmidt's Groups

Kiel Famellos-Schmidt's Discussions

Pecha Kucha Night Fresno

Started Dec 3, 2008


Kiel Famellos-Schmidt's Page

Profile Information

Arts Specialty:
architecture, drawing, wood working, acrylic painting, bonsai


Kiel graduated from UC Berkeley in 2005 with a BA in architecture. Upon graduating he was awarded the Judith Lee Stronach Travelling Fellowship to work with Public Architecture, a non-profit architectural think tank based in San Francisco. Kiel completed one year as a fellow at Public Architecture.

Next, Kiel did onsite architectural design and planning for two international development projects. First, was a cooperative coffee farm and village in Nicaragua. Second, an orphanage and community center in Sri Lanka.

After completing the two projects, Kiel returned to make an impact in Fresno.

Currently, Kiel is a Junior Designer with the Taylor Teter Partnership, one of the largest architecture & engineering firms in the Central Valley. There he has worked on many project types including: schools, other educational facilities, offices commercial space, and airplane hangars.

Kiel is also involved with: the Tower District Design Review Committee; Planning Council for the 10 Year Plan to End Chronic Homelessness; as well as founder and curator of ArcHop, a project of the AIA San Joaquin and Fresno’s only quarterly architecture exhibit and forum.

Kiel has been an active member of Creative Fresno since returning to Fresno in 2006. Given his non-profit experience, and contributions to the creative culture of Fresno; Kiel an asset to Creative Fresno and the community as a whole.

Kiel Famellos-Schmidt's Photos

  • Add Photos
  • View All

Comment Wall (9 comments)

You need to be a member of to add comments!


At 8:49pm on June 26, 2009, Laura West said…
Totally new foundry, continued craziness and fun! Have not killed anyone yet (knock on wood). I am teaching this summer M-Th 9-1pm. Come by and check it out sometime.
At 6:37pm on June 26, 2009, Laura West said…
Hey Kiel, good to see you suceeding!
At 7:37am on March 29, 2009, SIN said…
Please join the writer's group if you want, there is alot you could write about pertaining to your ideas. Think about it.
At 7:36am on March 29, 2009, SIN said…
Hey It worked! Finally! Thanks, now I am an innie!
I believe I have attended your archop before. It is very cool.
I am looking forward to being a part of this group.
At 10:24am on January 20, 2009, SIN said…
Your profile is very impressive.
I am from the Bay Area. I was born is Mt. View.
I am trying to join your group but there is no icon to let me in.
At 10:41am on January 18, 2009, SIN said…
Hi, I am so glad to be your new friend! Your photograph is So Bella. So Beautiful! I am 25% Italian, raised by Italians! Thanks for the invite!!!!
Hope to meet you soon.
At 12:18pm on August 5, 2008, CALIFORNIA OPERA ASSOCIATION said…
Thank you Kiel for joining our friends. We're looking forward to following your creative projects and to sharing through this great interactive site!
At 6:42pm on July 27, 2008, Jeremy Hofer said…
Hey Kiel, how are things going? I'm sure you're keeping busy as always! Let me know if you need some live music for Archop! I'll actually be doing a show at broadway for Oct Archop next door to y'all... let's make it big! Jeremy
At 9:45am on June 5, 2008, Victor Ramayrat said…
Welcome Kiel...

Thanks for joining us. I look forward to seeing what's happening with the ArcHop movement.

Support the Arts

FAC Sponsor

Advertise Here

Support the Arts!

If you are interested in having your business promoted in this community, call us at Fresno Arts Council (559) 237-9734.

© 2020   Created by Victor Ramayrat.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service