Nickie Anderson

Nickie Anderson

New York, NY, US



Creative individual with a passion for concept-driven interior design. Possesses a critical eye for furniture and finish selection, and how all elements are layered into the three-dimensional design of a space. Efficient and detail-oriented designer with advanced technical skills and presentation abilities. Proven success in exceeding client expectations.



CetraRuddy, New York, NY, US, Interior Designer

Conceptualize, space plan, and develop & present designs for the interiors of rental and condo apartment buildings
Develop project construction documentation with architectural team and project consultants
Write interior FF&E specifications for multiple projects
Economize design solutions and maintain high quality design throughout value engineering and construction administration
Review submittals and shop drawings
Select, procure & install furniture for public spaces
Develop concept proposals for international restaurant projects

Projects: AvalonBay Ava DoBro Apartment Building [Brooklyn] / Moinian Group Apartment Buildings [Manhattan] / 45 Rivington Street Apartment Building [Manhattan] / D&D Restaurant Group Manchester & Dubai

Apr 2015 - Mar 2018

Bruce Bierman Design, New York, NY, US, Interior Designer, Junior Project Manager

Sourced and purchased FF&E for high-end residential design projects
Drafted construction drawings, oversaw construction and furniture installations on site
Designed custom furniture and millwork & produced renderings

Projects: High-End Residential Apartments in NYC and Miami / High-End Residential Homes in the Hamptons and Connecticut

Mar 2014 - Mar 2015

FZAD Architecture + Design, New York, NY, US, Interior Designer

Surveyed project sites, drafted existing conditions, developed construction and DOB drawings, obtained permits
Developed designs for luxury retail clients, exceeding expectations while meeting strict budgets

Projects: Harry Winston [NYC] / The Four Seasons Spa [NYC] / Jacob & Co Jewelers / Connecticut Residence / Townhome Redevelopments in NYC

Jan 2013 - Mar 2014

Ennead Architects, New York, NY, US, Intern, Junior Designer

Designed offices and public spaces for various institutions
Prepared furniture & finish presentations
Developed office standards for space planning

Sep 2011 - Oct 2012

André Joyau, Brooklyn, NY, US, Design Intern

Nov 2010 - Apr 2011


Fashion Institute of Technology, State University of New York, New York, NY, US, Bachelors, Interior Design

• FIT’s Interior Design programs are accredited by the Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA).
• Courses meet National Certification for Interior Design Qualification (NCIDQ) Exam and New York State certification (Certified Interior Designer) eligibility requirements.
• Projects cover a wide range of interior spaces, including residences, hotels and restaurants, stores, historic settings, hospitals, and supportive housing.

Jan 2008 - Dec 2011


General Glass International - Retail Design Award, 1st Place

1st Prize for "The Whiskey Box" retail design project, 2011 - design featured in installation executed by GGI, displayed at the Fashion Institute of Technology's Museum at 7th Avenue and 27th St in October 2011


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