Javier Palomares

Integrated Studies / Spatial Experience Design / Graduate Industrial Dsgn


Javier is the founder of Curve Ahead, a design firm specializing in the full range of capabilities that develop ideas into innovative solutions for consumer products and furniture. Curve ahead’s clients/partners include Disney-Bruckheimer films, Espacio Sami Hayek, Dellarobbia USA, Nova Lighting, and Orange 22. Javier’s designs have been displayed at the High Point Market, Bernhardt Design at ICFF, Javits Center, and the Dwell in Design show, Los Angeles. Javier was born in Bogota, Colombia. He has a degree in Industrial Design from Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, and a B.S. in product design with honors from ArtCenter College of Design.


  • INT-201-01: Rapid Prototyping
  • IND-541-01: Materials & Methods 3B
  • IND-601-01: 3D Development 3
  • INT-241-01: Rhino Modeling and Surfacing
  • IND-505-01: Materials & Methods 1
  • IND-551-01: 3D Development 1
  • INT-241-02: Rhino Modeling and Surfacing
  • IND-531-01: Materials & Methods 2B
  • IND-571-01: 3D Development 2