Michael Toubi - Project Designer at SPF:a | SPF:architects

Michael received a Masters in Architecture and Urban Design from the University of Southern California (USC) and graduated with a BA in Set Design with an emphasis in Design and Technology from San Diego State University. At USC, he learned how to carry out the entire process of design from its inception to its physical built form.

Prior to joining SPF:a, Michael oversaw the design and coordination of a large terminal at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). He is adept at handling large complex tasks and can successfully originate a plan to perform and address a client's task at hand.

Michael is passionate about technology, building customer relationships, and working with the entertainment/performing arts industry. Native to Los Angeles, he enjoys landscaping, reading, and being an active member of a local film club.

Beverage

Ice Tea

Symbol

Spot Elevation

Object

Black Chisel Tip Marker

Era

Mid-Century

Location

Big Bear, CA

Building

Seagram Building in New York / Mies Van Der Rohe

Vehicle

BMW X5 Plug-in Hybrid

Animal

California Great White Shark

Song

Change - War on Drugs

Ritual

Morning coffee

Activity

Sunday Night Film Club

Tagline

No, yeah, for sure.

What do you love about architecture?

It's varied, creative, challenging, even fairly secure – something hard to come by in the current economic climate.

In one word where do you find inspiration?

Omotenashi

What color is architecture?

Black