City Design Studio LLC


Giancarlo Renella, Senior Architectural Designer


Giancarlo Renella is an architectural designer with over 12 years of experience in architecture, construction administration and furniture design. Giancarlo has been involved with institutional, mixed-use and retail projects with a strong participation in graphic communication, construction documentation and construction administration.

Recent projects include the design/build construction documentation for the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles, construction administration on the J. Paul Getty Museum in Malibu, Milan Lofts in Pasadena, Mid-Town Plaza in Los Angeles and University Village in Seattle. Urban design projects include station area planning for the Vernon Station Area and the Century/Aviation Station Area and a campus master plan for the Chetana Architecture School in South Asia.           

Renella studied at the Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc). He received a Green Building Certificate from the California State University in Fullerton and a Revit Architecture Certificate from AutoDesk. His work has been displayed at the Pacific Design Center.