Nicole Barel

Nicole Barel

New York, NY, US





Scott Brownrigg, New York, Junior Interior Designer

Partake in all stages of design process for various project sector types focusing on corporate interiors and high end hospitality. Work includes RFP response presentations, concept and schematic design development, and construction detailing and drawings.

Jun 2016 - current

Garrett Singer Architecture + Design, Englewood, NJ, US, Interior Design Intern

Draft architectural drawings including floor plans, sections, RCPS, and elevations
3D and Photoshop renderings of restaurant interiors
Create specification books for clients and contractors

Jun 2015 - Jul 2015

Planned Parenthood, Ithaca, NY, US, Design Strategist

Assist the newly renovated Planned Parenthood brand their facility in a welcoming and comforting way that supports both staff and patients.
Produce interior renderings to convey design solutions
Specify FFE for the facility

Jan 2015 - May 2015

GERBER GROUP (Luxury Hospitality Management), New York, NY, US, Design Intern

Collaborated with Créme Design on projects to be opened June 2015
Updated floor plans of venues in Autocad for NYC DOB records
Designed logo and business cards for the rebranding of properties
Researched design solutions, contact suppliers, budget projects

May 2014 - Aug 2014

Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, US, Research Assistant

Mentor: Kathleen Gibson, Associate Professor & Director of Undergraduate Studies

The Intypes Research Project identifies typologies in contemporary design practices that
derive from reiterative historical and cross-cultural designs.

Identify and collect additional images of InTypes for continuation of research project and update of website

Oct 2013 - May 2014


Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, US, Bachelors, Design and Environmental Analysis

Interior Design program with a focus on innovative research and strategic planning of the built environment to improve people’s lives. The Interior Design option is accredited by the Council for
Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA) as a first professional degree

Aug 2013 - current

Areas of Specialization