ZAHRA GHANIMI . . 415 691 0702


• Proficiency in Revit and Adobe Suite.
• Success working with a variety of mediums: large scale commercial and residential projects.
• Exceptional ability to visualize ideas in three-dimensional form.


Project Designer, Revel Architecture and Design, San Francisco, March 2019-Present

Interior Designer, IA Interior Architects, San Francisco, November 2014-March 2019

Experience with commercial projects.

• FF&E selection and specifications
• Design intent and content production through schematic design and design development
• Creating design proposal packages in InDesign, PowerPoint, etc.
• Drafting test fits and space planning
• Building models in Revit Architecture
• Producing 3D renderings with Revit Architecture and Photoshop
• Producing construction documents including but not limited to: plans, details, elevations, and schedules.

Interior Designer, Philip Nimmo & Company, Los Angeles, 2014
• Furniture design
• Shop drawings
• FF&E

Intern, Warwick Hotel Renovation, San Francisco 2013-2014
• Site survey
• Design Development
• FF&E

Intern, Kneedler Fauchère, Design Center, San Francisco, Fall 2013
• Assist with showroom maintenance and sample library

Interior Designer/ Drafter, RG-Architecture, San Francisco, California, Aug-Jan 2012
• Presented work to clients in the form of 3D imaging

Interior Designer/ Dafter, Al Yarmok Decor Co, United Arab Emirates, Sep 2008- June 2009
• Design team supervisor, responsible for coordinating design process, communication with clients regarding design, and also creating my own design working with AutoCad, Photoshop, as well as making sample boards and mood boards for government buildings and luxury villas project.

• MFA, Interior Architecture and Design, Academy of Art University, San Francisco, CA, USA, 2013
• BA, Interior Architecture and Design, CF&D, Sharjah University, United Arab Emirates, 2010
• ASSOCIATE DIPLOMA, Architecture, Art Department College, Tehran, Iran - 2003

Revit Architecture, AutoCAD, ArchiCAD, Google SketchUp, Adobe design (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator), Microsoft
word, Power point.

Concept development, design development, space planning, furniture and finishes. Architectural Details, Architecture, Interior Design, Construction Drawings, Sustainability, Model making, sketching, freehand rendering and hand drafting, board of material and mood board, Design Research, Fine Art.

English, Persian (Farsi)