Nil Atrek

Nil Atrek

Los Angeles, CA, US



--  U.S.A Resident


* Computer skills: 2D&3D AutoCAD (Expert), 3ds Max (Advanced), Photoshop CS5 (Expert), G. Sketch Up, MS Word, Power Point, Excel.

* Competencies: Creative design, effective usage of 2D and 3D design on the computer, presentation techniques by using Photoshop and Power Point, furniture placement techniques and color coordination.

* Languages:  English, Turkish.

* Social Activities: Played competitive girls basketball, Arı High School, 1995-2001 & Bilkent University, 2004. 


Courtney Blanton Interiors, Los Angeles, CA, US, Freelance Interior Designer

Renovations of Bel Air Residence in Los Angeles, CA and Pacific Palisades Residence in Los Angeles, CA. Responsible for 2D AutoCAD documentation drawings, 3Ds max drawings and FF&E selections.

Aug 2012 - current

HBA / Hirsch Bedner Associates, Los Angeles, CA, US, Project base CAD Designer & Resource Librarian Assistant

Worked with designers for the renovation of Landison Plaza Hotel, in NingBo, China. Responsible for 2D AutoCAD drawings, and coordinating Materials Library.

Dec 2010 - Feb 2011

HBA / Hirsch Bedner Associates, Los Angeles, CA, US, Interior Design Intern

Worked with designers. Responsible for creating Photoshop presentations, making FF&E selections, selecting materials, and presenting 2D AutoCAD drawings, preparing presentation boards.

Oct 2010 - Dec 2010

Tayfun Mumcu Interiors and Furniture, Istanbul, TR, Interior Design Intern

Responsible for controlling site constructions of villas, creating 2D & 3D AutoCAD presentations, designing and space planning, selecting materials.

Jun 2008 - Aug 2008

ENKA İnşaat ve Sanayi A.Ş. (ENKA Construction and Industrial Co.), Istanbul, TR, Interior Design Intern

Responsible for controlling ENKA school site constructions, visiting job site (observed the workers & created 2D AutoCAD presentations).

Jun 2007 - Aug 2007


California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, Masters, Interior Architecture

Jan 2011 - Mar 2012

UCLA Extension Arc-ID Program, Los Angeles, CA, US, Interior Design (certificate)

Jan 2010 - Dec 2010

Bilkent University, Ankara, TR, Bachelors, Interior Architecture and Environmental Design

Sep 2004 - Jun 2009

Areas of Specialization