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Alena Field

Alena Field

New York, NY, US

 

About 

Recent NYU graduate, seeking to utilize my keen eye for aesthetics, creative design abilities and excellent organizational skills as an interior architecture assistant. Independent, innovative, and capable of considering problems from various angles to produce unique solutions. Excellent at working with others to reach any desired end.

Employment 

Terreform ONE, Brooklyn, NY, US, Intern

Worked alongside a team of interns to produce an instillation depicting estimated population densities of the world by the year 2100. By combining all the world cities together into one continuous growth system, the instillation revealed the long-range effects of massive human population growth in areas of present and future urban intensity. On view Fall 2013 in Rotterdam, Toronto and Sydney. Worked with shop tools including a drill press, table saw and vacuum former.

Jun 2013 - current
 

Meyer Davis Studio Inc, New York, NY, US, Intern

Worked alongside architects and interior design professionals to produce project boards to present to clients, sourced samples of materials, and researched products to be used in their designs.

Jan 2013 - May 2013
 

Betty Wasserman Art & Interiors, New York, NY, US, Intern

Contributed to the interior design firm by calling vendors for product pricing and details, placing shipment orders, and organizing records of various independent residential projects.

Jul 2012 - Nov 2012
 

Gemma Redux, New York, NY, US, Intern

Assisted designer by organizing components, running errands, and producing collection pieces.

Aug 2011 - Nov 2011
 

Education 

New York University (NYU), New York, NY, US, Bachelors, Gallatin School of Individualized Study

As a student of NYU's Gallatin School of Individualized Study, I was allowed to create my own interdisciplinary major and encouraged to enroll in a variety of classes within NYU's various colleges. While this academic freedom allowed me to gain a foundational understanding for many topics and industries, I was also forced to create a unique "concentration" of study, which was ultimately justified by a senior year colloquium that covered a short thesis and 25 books pertaining to its topic. While exploring fields such as PR and graphic design, my core curriculum centered around architecture, urban planning and sustainable design.

Sep 2009 - May 2013
 

Awards 

Deans List Honoree, Award

Received a 3.8 or higher GPA.

2013
 

Founders Day, Award

2013
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills 



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