ZAHRA GHANIMI

www.zahra-ghanimi.com . zahraghanimi@gmail.com . 415 691 0702

 

SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS
• 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.
• Great team player.


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Interior Designer, IA Interior Architects, San Francisco, November 2014-Present
• Space Planning
• Construction documents
• Architectural details
• FF+E
• Submittals
• RFI


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


Intern, Warwick Hotel, San Francisco 2013-2014
• Guest room renovation
• Site survey
• FF+E purchasing


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.
 
EDUCATION

• 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


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


SKILL
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.
 

LANGUAGES
English, Persian (Farsi)