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melih afacan

melih afacan

Los Angeles, CA, US

 

About 

I graduated from UCLA Extension- Cal Poly Pomona Interior Architecture program in December, 2015 as an international student and earned Master’s Degree . Currently I am looking for a freelance interior designer position that will allow my passion and creativity to thrive. I believe that my degree in interior design combined with my relevant experience makes me a suitable candidate for this position. I am excited at the prospect of putting my creative skills and energy to work with a leading interior design company and I would like to professionally grow with a company that will allow me to gain experience in the design field.

I am knowledgeable about various design concepts, techniques, and design processes; as well as I know how to help handle the demands of an interior design office with, communication with vendors and clients, and office documentation. I am hardworking, dependable, and creative; and I know I would make an excellent asset to your firm. 

Specifically, I am highly skilled in:

  • Consulting with clients to deliver design tasks, preferences, and design process
  • Developing comprehensive plans and 3-D models via computer programs (AutoCAD, AutoDesk Revit Architecture, SketchUp) to arrange walls, dividers, displays, lighting, furniture and other fixtures, and photorealistic renderings (Vray, Mental Ray)
  • Preparing construction drawings, plans, elevations, cross sections, details, etc…
  • Cost estimation and material schedules

I am eager to put my skills and creative approach for the success to your design firm. To further present you with the specifics of my work I can also send you a link to my portfolio. I hope you will consider me for this position and look forward to meeting with you and discussing my qualifications in more detail.

Elsewhere:

Employment 

TY Engineering And Design, Los Angeles, CA, US, Interior Designer

May 2016 - current
 

Ty Engineering and Design, Tarzana, CA, US, Interior Designer

Jul 2014 - current
 

DLR Group, Los Angeles, CA, US, Interior Designer

Jan 2016 - May 2016
 

indidesign, Los Angeles, CA, US, interior designer

Aug 2013 - Jul 2014
 

Education 

UCLA Extension / Cal Poly Pomona, Los Angeles, CA, US, Masters, interior architecture

Sep 2014 - Dec 2015
 

California State University, Northridge, Northridge, CA, US, Bachelors, Interior Design

Interior Design 4 year degree.

Sep 2009 - May 2013
 

Santa Monica College, Santa Monica, CA, US, interior design

Interior design AA degree.

Sep 2009 - Jun 2011
 

Areas of Specialization