Architect Ian Jay Bantilan, UAP

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Bacolod Architect Ian Jay Bantilan with Arch Levi & Gazil

Bacolod Architect Ian Jay Bantilan with Arch Levi & Gazil

Architect Ian Jay Bantilan


Architect Biography

Architect Ian Jay Bantilan was born in Bacolod City in 1979 to Accountant and Lawyer, Jerry Bantilan and Banker Lourdes Bantilan.

He took up Architecture in the Philippines’ premiere Architecture School, the University of Santo Tomas and graduated Bachelor of Science in Architecture in 2001. He worked his apprentice in Architecture and Construction offices in Manila.

Architect Ian Jay Bantilan passed the Architecture Board Exam on one take in 2003 along with 396 examinees from different schools.

He continued with various architectural jobs in Metro Manila and soon found an oppurtunity to go to the United Arab Emirates in the City of Dubai. It was there that he learned the importance of functionality in Design. He also was thrown into the Modern Technologies in Architecture such as the Green Building Philosophy in Design and how it can affect power consumption and insulation.

Architect Ian Jay Bantilan of Bacolod Negros Philippines

Modern Bacolod Architect Ian Jay Bantilan specializing in Asian Tropical Style

He worked with American Egyptian Architect Shams Eldien Naga in 2007 to learn about Modern Architecture and digital methods in Design. Dr. Naga, a Ph.D in Architecture also taught in the U.S. before starting a practice in the Emirates. Architect Ian’s experience in the AIA and RIBA Certified Company has allowed him a deeper and richer appreciation for Modern Architecture.

He was also introduced to different International Architects through the Symposiums in various Universities. Some of them were Jacques Herzog, Pierre de Meuron and Rem Koolhas.

In 2010 he went to his hometown in Bacolod to execute his latest work, the Quatro Patria Residences where he succeeds in creating an iconic residential design that has greatly influenced Architecture in the City. He worked as a Faculty in La Consolacion College, School of Architecture in 2010. (LCC-SARFAID)

Architect Ian Jay in Abu Dhabi Mall

Architect Ian Jay of Bacolod in Abu Dhabi Mall

In 2014, he joined New City Builders, Inc in Marriott Courtyard Project in Iloilo and creates Residential and Commercial Designs in Bacolod, Iloilo and Manila.

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