Kavitha Rathi

Kavitha Rathi

New York, NY, US




Woods Bagot, New York, NY, US, Senior Interior Designer

- Upcoming Danny Meyer/Union Square Hospitality restaurant and event spaces (30,000 sf) at 28 Liberty St, New York NY
- 75 Park Lane and 2 Shore Lane: Luxury condominium buildings in Jersey City NJ
- Bossert Hotel, Brooklyn NY

- Senior design team lead and co-ordinator of A/V, IT, Lighting, branding, food service, wine storage etc.
- Design liaison between Fosun Holdings Inc. (ownership) and Union Square Hospitality (operator)
- Involved in all design phases: Project pitch, budgetting, SD, DD, CD, FFE and CA

Jan 2016 - May 2017

Design Bureaux, New York, NY, US, Senior Interior Designer - Freelance

Project: Concept, SD and DD - Publican Tavern, O'Hare airport Chicago

Sep 2015 - Dec 2015

Monolayer/Bando Design, New York, NY, US, Interior Design

Design, FFE and Constructio administration on:
Public spaces - Hyatt Regency Jersey City NJ
Guest rooms and Suites - Hyatt Regency Baltimore
High-end condo - One Madison, New York NY

Mar 2014 - Jul 2015

CRÈME / Jun Aizaki Architecture & Design, Brooklyn, NY, US, Intermediate Interior Designer

Project: Design and development: American Brewhouse and Restaurant at Hyatt Tyson's Corner, VA; Lobby Bar at
Hyatt Baha Mar, Nassau Bahamas

Jul 2012 - Nov 2013

Jeffrey Beers International, New York, NY, US, Interior Designer

Bouchon Bakery and Valentinos restaurant in the Venetian, Las Vegas; conceptual design for Hard Rock
Hotel, Cancun, Mexico

Feb 2012 - Jul 2012

Omni//Form, New York, NY, US, Interior Designer

Projects: Bumble and bumble Hair Salon, New York; Multiple stores in New York, France and Japan for high-end
French jewellery brand Mauboussin; conceptualization for Douglas: a cosmetic retail brand in
Germany; conceptualization for the Virgin Atlantic business class lounge at JFK Airport.

Jun 2010 - Dec 2011

Baumann Architecture, New York, NY, US, Interior Designer

Project: Ground-up design and construction of 2500 sq. ft. residence in Brooklyn, NY

Feb 2009 - Jun 2010

Rockwell Group, New York, NY, US, Interior designer

Projects: Nobu Lounge and Restaurant at Fontainebleau (Las Vegas, NV); Yellowtail Restaurant at The Bellagio (Las
Vegas, NV); Harmon Restaurant at CityCenter (Las Vegas, NV); Carnivale Restaurant (The Bahamas); Dos Caminos
Restaurant (Phoenix, AZ); Mohegan Sun Casino (Uncasville, CT); Disney Cruise Line (FL)

Sep 2006 - Dec 2008

ICRAVE, New York, NY, US, Interior designer - Internship

Jun 2006 - Sep 2006


Parsons The New School for Design, New York, NY, US, Interior Design

Aug 2006 - May 2008

Mount Carmel College, Bangalore, IN, Bachelors, Bachelor of Commerce and Management

Jun 1994 - Apr 1997

Areas of Specialization