Freelance Interior Designer, Allied ASID, with BFA in Interior Design from CIDA accredited institute and Fine Arts background looking for the opportunity to utilize my artistic and technical skills and experience in new construction, renovation and restoration design for high-end residential, hospitality and retail interiors with focus on sustainability.
Freelance - Independent Designer, New York, NY, US, Interior Design Consultant
Worked on various design projects independently and collaboratively including:
Residential Design (multiple projects) • contributed design ideas and assisted with finishes, furniture and lighting selection, AutoCAD construction documents, presentations, renderings, color coordination and specs
Jade Banquette Hall (5,000 s.f. ) • consulted with clients regarding lighting design and sustainable LED options
Kitchen & Bath Renovation • assisted with colors, finishes, lighting and implemented design solutions
Summer House Renovation • provided consultations on design, space planning and furniture layout
Cyrus Company Showroom (Italian high-end furniture), New York, NY, US, Sales Designer
• Consulted clients on furniture and accessories selection and assisted them with space planning
• Created custom furniture design and window displays
• Provided exceptional customer service, processed orders and assisted with overall store operations
New Mood Design, Atlanta, GA, US, Interior Designer
• Collaborated with principal designer to create conceptual designs, produced space plans, provided AutoCAD construction documents, created renderings, digital presentations, performed product research, created color and lighting design for new construction and renovation projects up to 7,000 s.f./project and with budget of up to $700,000.
Vitra Showroom (HarmeningContract: high-end Swiss/German furniture), Chicago, IL, US, Administrative, Marketing and CAD Assistant
• Designed Vitra merchandise booth for DIFFA “Dining by Design” 2008, held at the Chicago Merchandise Mart
• Produced 3D CAD drawings of Vitra system furniture configurations and layout, provided quotations for clients
• Created graphic marketing brochures, e-blasts and invitations for presentations using Photoshop and PowerPoint
• Assisted the showroom principal in administrative tasks, customer service, samples and product shipment
The Illinois Institute of Art -Chicago, Chicago, IL, US, Bachelors, B.F.A. in Interior Design
Interior Design Program is ranked in top 10 list of Council for Interior Design Accredited undergraduate programs in the nation by DesignIntelligence in 2008.
Architectural Drafting (Hand + AutoCAD)
Construction Documentations + Advanced Detailing
Textiles, Materials, + Resources
Codes + Specifications
Advanced Hospitality Design
History of Design
Nizhniy Novgorod State Dobrolyubov Linguistic University, Nizhniy Novgorod, RU, Masters, M.A. in Linguistics (Teacher of Foreign Languages) English / minor German
English and German Language, History, Literature and Culture, ESL: Methods of Foreign Language Teaching
Syktyvkar Secondary Fine Arts School, Syktyvkar, RU, Studio Arts
Studio Arts and Art History: Sketching, Drawing, Painting, Sculpture, Decorative Applied Arts, Design.
Graduated with Honors from The Illinois Institute of Art - Chicago, Honorable Mention
Projects showcased in School Gallery and used for School accreditation by C.I.D.A. (Council for Interior Design Accredited).