Olga Grislis

Olga Grislis

Brooklyn, NY, US



Freelance architect and interior designer.  Looking for projects or position in the New York area on freelance, part time, or full time basis.



TODO DA, New York, NY, US, Interior Designer

• Assisted in residential and commercial renovation projects of various scales.
• Produced technical drawings.

May 2016 - current

NH Design Studios, New York, NY, US, Internship

• Assisted the lead designer
• Produced technical drawings for high end residential projects (AutoCad 2010)
• Built mood boards for clients
• Visited showrooms to research interior elements

Sep 2015 - Apr 2016

Altvision, Moscow, RU / New York, Freelance Architect / Designer

• Worked closely with a large real estate firm and clients in designing commercial spaces as well as luxury prefabricated apartments and houses (samples of work can be viewed at
• Managed projects and made key planning decisions
• Lead a team of 2 designers and a 3D artist
• Produced technical drawings for all design phases, conceptual design through construction documents (AutoCad 2010)
• Developed architectural plans of walls , floors, ceilings , electrical, lighting, furniture and equipment
• Designed custom made furniture and other elements of the interiors
• Coordinated design with consultants, including renderers, model builders and engineers
• Oversaw the construction process
• Produced client presentations and met with clients on regular basis

Jun 2007 - Sep 2015

TRUBNIKOFF HALL, Moscow, RU, Designer

• Managed commercial and residential projects
• Designed interiors using AutoCad 2007

Jun 2005 - Jun 2007


• Assisted the lead project architect
• Provided CAD support for various commercial and residential projects
• Prepared project documentation

Jun 1998 - Jun 2005


The Cooper Union, New York, School of Engineering Retraining Program

Various coursework in Architecture and Design (Steel & Concrete Design, Green Building, Advanced AutoCAD and Revit, Cost Estimate)

Mar 2015 - current

Moscow Institute of Architecture, Moscow, RU, BArch, Architecture

Bachelor of Arts in Architecture

Jun 2001 - Jun 2006

Moscow College of Architecture and Building Arts, Moscow, RU, Architecture

Architectural Technician III

Jun 1996 - Jun 1997

Areas of Specialization