Shirin Mirdamadi

Shirin Mirdamadi

Los Angeles, CA, US



In my designs, I decompose forms and functions and reconstruct them into new conceptually layered pieces. Designing from an inside out perspective, my projects intentionally employ a fusion of traditional and innovative elements, which is why my projects often feature juxtaposition.
Throughout various projects, the level of attention and commitment to my designs stem from being exposed to blue prints and job sites from a very young age, thanks to having a successful civil engineer as a dad. These experiences have influenced me to have a deeper love for design aesthetics; and although there may not always be similarities between the different projects, they are linked by recurring thoughtful process and distinctive inspirations. These experiences have influenced me to have a deeper love for design aesthetics.
I have about seven years of experience in the industry as an interior designer being proficient in AutoCAD, 3ds Max, Photoshop, Illustrator, construction documents, and Space Planning. I also have a great sensibility for FF&E selections and specs. I have lots of experience with custom furniture, kitchen and bathroom design. I am also acquainted with construction drawing document sets and job sites.
In addition to having a Management certificate in interior design from BCIT, a Diploma in interior design from The Art Institute of Vancouver, and a Bachelor of Science in Interior Design from The Art Institute of California-San Francisco, I also have a Master of Interior Architecture from UCLA extension.
I don’t consider myself as an artist that will change the world, but I do consider myself as someone that can make small changes one design at a time; I hope to work with a design firm that focuses on impacting people’s lives for the better.
I have attached a copy of my resume to this email for you to review, you can also check out my online portfolio at  I am looking forward to hear from you.
Shirin Dokht Mirdamadi



MMID, Beverly Hills, CA, US, Interior designer

Worked on conceptual developments
Created presentation boards
Specified finishes, plumbing and textures for spec homes

Jan 2013 - current

Mark Newman Design, San Francisco, CA, US, Interior designer

Built and maintained client projects
Conducted site surveys and space planning
Created floor plans and elevations
Sourced materials and finishes

Jan 2011 - Nov 2011

Sophie Burke design, West Vancouver , Interior designer

Conducted site surveys for multi-residential projects
Created floor plans and elevations
Produced working drawings, material and finishes specifications

Oct 2008 - Apr 2009

Marilyn Mclean interior design, West Vancouver, Interior designer

Created construction documents and space planning
Worked with drawing packages and specifications
Sourced materials and finishes

Feb 2007 - Apr 2009

Rosemary Sleigh design, Vancouver, BC, CA, Interior designer

Conducted site surveys and created base building drawings
Conducted meetings with clients and suppliers
Worked on space planning and conceptual developments
Created preliminary designs and presentation boards
Designed custom furniture and lighting

Feb 2007 - Apr 2009

Jacob boutique, Vancouver, BC, CA, Visual merchandiser

Provided clients with knowledge of products
Assisted with setting up floor displays

Aug 2000 - Apr 2008


California Polytechnic University, Pomona, CA, US, MArch, Master of interior arhcitecture

Mar 2012 - Aug 2013

Art institute of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, US, Bachelors, Bachelor of science in interiro design

Sep 2009 - Oct 2011

Art Institute of Vancouver, Vancouver, BC, CA, Diploma in interior design

Sep 2005 - Sep 2006

British Columbia Institute of Technology, Burnaby, BC, CA, Management certificate in interior design

Apr 2003 - Apr 2005