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Julia Libby

Julia Libby

New York, NY, US

 

About 

Julia comes from a strong artistic background having studied both architecture and fine arts. She applies disciplines from both fields to her practice and can view a project from multiple perspectives, providing a variety of creative solutions. Julia has a wide range of experience across several sectors including luxury retail, residential interiors, cultural works, and corporate workplace design. She is currently working towards her architectural license.

Elsewhere:

Employment 

Spacesmith, New York, NY, US, Intermediate Designer

RELEVANT EXPERIENCE

Trading Screen
New York, NY
Design of new 18,000 sf headquarters for leading provider of electronic trading solutions. Space includes open plan workstations, private offices, conference rooms, and employee cafe.

Oct 2016 - current
 

Fradkin & McAlpin Architects, New York, Designer & Project Architect

RELEVANT EXPERIENCE

Permanent Mission of the Czech Republic
New York, NY
Interior renovation of 40,000 sf space plus a two story penthouse addition including office space, long term and short term apartments, public meeting areas, and a commercial kitchen.

Tiffany & Co
Nationwide
Renovation and new construction of multiple locations including design development, construction administration, and integration of Tiffany & Co. standards.

Sep 2015 - Aug 2016
 

Friedrich St.Florian Architects, Providence, RI, US, Junior Designer / Project Architect

RELEVANT EXPERIENCE

American Farmer’s Museum
Blissfield, MI
Junior Designer / Graphic Artist
Design and development of a 30,000 sf museum to hold antique farm equipment and toys. Designed
to also host a variety of functions, the museum is composed of large open spaces, classroom style areas, small display zones, and an auditorium.

United States War Memorial Competition
New Zealand
Junior Designer / Graphic Artist
Inspired by Franklin D. Roosevelt’s “Four Freedoms Speech”, the circular, 6,000 sf design celebrates the positive, allied relationship between the United States and New Zealand. The outdoor space has areas for sitting and reflection, as well as celebrations and more formal occasions.

Jovial Foods Headquarters
North Stonington, CT
Project Architect
New 25,500 sf headquarters including a warehouse and separate office on the historic Randall House site. The design was carefully curated to minimize invasiveness and blend in with the existing barns and homes.

In house 3D Artist and graphic designer
Developed and managed website and social media pages

Apr 2014 - Sep 2015
 

Studio Providence, Providence, RI, US, Junior Designer / Project Architect

Studio-Providence is a partnership between Friedrich St.Florian Architects & 3six0 Architecture
Composed RFP for Providence WaterFire Performing Arts Center
Developed and managed website and email

Apr 2014 - Sep 2015
 

Lacuna Design, Pawtucket, RI, US, Junior Architect

RELEVANT EXPERIENCE

Cranston Residence
Cranston, RI
Full interior renovation of an 8,800 SF existing home and new addition. Many elements of the design were custom created from the cabinet pulls to bathroom stone work. Each room boasts individually selected lighting fixtures, furnishings, drapery, millwork, and luxury finishes.

The Residences
Providence, RI
Interior fit-out of a 3,000 sf high-end residential penthouse. The two bedroom, 2 ½ bathroom luxury suite was designed to maximize the views of downtown Providence.

Customhouse
Providence, RI
Interior fit-out design and documentation of multiple +/- 1,500 sf commercial units at Providence’s Historic Custom House.

Condo staging & interior design
Rebranding of firm identity with new logo, website and social media pages

Jan 2013 - Mar 2014
 

Education 

Roger Williams University, Bristol, RI, US, MArch, Architecture

Master of Architecture
Bachelor of Science in Architecture
⋅ Minor in Fine Arts
⋅ Deans List Student
⋅ Student Achievement Scholarship

Jan 2009 - Dec 2013
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills