Seth Matheson

Seth Matheson

Los Angeles, CA, US



I seek to create designs that are warm, enduring and sophisticated, no matter the aesthetic.  My motto is: Form follows Function and Feeling. 


The Design Directive, Los Angeles, CA, US, Principal Designer

Mar 2013 - current

Nadia Geller Designs, Los Angeles, CA, US, Interior Designer - Freelance, Full-Time

FIRM'S INFO: Primarily focused on commercial projects, condo rebrandings, ground up multi-family dwelling and office spaces, but locally and nationally; but also work on residential remodels and redesigns.

- Produce 3D models and photorealistic renderings using Revit Architecture
- Space planning
- Collaborate with architects, engineers, GC's and specialized tradespeople on both residential and large-scale commercial projects
- Maintain lines of communication with clients and all trades involved to ensure project objectives are met
- Conduct site visits to inspect progress and quality of work
- Help design and install model units of condo developments
- Stage single family residences
- Style finished projects for photoshoots
- Create design directives and presentation documents
- Update and manage budgets
- Source all FF&E, as well as create and manage FF&E schedules
- Author weekly blog post
- Supervise 1-2 interns

Jan 2011 - Feb 2013

Nadia Geller Designs for Lillian August, Los Angeles, CA, US, Merchandiser, Freelance, Part-Time

- Merchandised a 20,000 sqft showroom of high-end furniture, lighting and accessories
- Directed a team of 1-4 assistants

Oct 2010 - May 2012


UCLA Extension / Cal Poly Pomona, Westwood, CA, US, Masters, Interior Design & Architecture

Sep 2006 - Mar 2011

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Westwood, CA, US, Bachelors, Psychology

Sep 1999 - Sep 2004

Areas of Specialization