PERSONAL INFO
 

 ADDRESS 

717 W Olympic Blvd

Los Angeles, CA

90015 USA

 PHONE 

424-333-5201

 EMAIL 

a.kardanovskiy@gmail.com

 

SKILLS
 

 TIME MANAGEMENT 

 DISCIPLINE 

 

 TEAM WORK 

 SELF MOTIVATION 

 

SOFTWARE
 

 RHINO 3D ​

 VRAY 

 REVIT 

 AUTOCAD 

 

 KEYSHOT ​

 TWINMOTION 

 PHOTOSHOP/ILLUSTRATOR/INDESIGN ​

 MS OFFICE 

 

LANGUAGES
 

 RUSSIAN 

(NATIVE)

 

 ENGLISH 

(FLUENT)

 

 GERMAN 

(PROFICIENT)

 

EXPERIENCE
 

 DESIGNER 

 AT ALEXANDRA LOEW, INC. 

 APR 2021  –  PRESENT 

Striking a balance between discipline and revolt, the approach at Alexandra Loew begins by mining the client’s desires and culminates in spaces that are daring, refined, and unexpected. Alexandra Loew endeavors to create environments for discerning individuals and brands that embody visions they had always dreamed of, but never imagined. And to make sure the process is as joyful as the end result.
While working at Alexandra Loew as a Designer, I am performing duties such as producing design studies and technical drawings, working with clients, and researching and sourcing applicable products and materials.

 DESIGNER 

 AT CHALAP HYMAN & HERRERO 

 JUL 2020  –  APR 2021 

Charlap Hyman & Herrero is a Los Angeles / New York-based architecture and design firm that takes a fully integrated approach to conceptualizing and executing spaces in their totality. This internship position includes duties such as design studies, model making, and general logistics and coordination of the architectural process.

 

 SUMMER ARCHITECTURAL INTERN 

 AT JUNEJULY 

 JUN 2019  –  AUG 2019 

JuneJuly is a design studio based in Brooklyn, NY and Los Angeles, CA. At JuneJuly, I worked for Jake Matatyaou and Kyle Hovenkotter. The design and research job I took on resulted in a Big Ideas Small Lots competition entry (under ROWHOUSE. in the Work section) and hands-on experience with preparing drawings related to built and speculative work, preparing scale models for built and speculative work. and conducting material research and studies for one-to-one prototypes.

 SALES/PRINT CENTER ASSISTANT 

 AT SCI-ARC SUPPLY STORE AND PRINT CENTER 

 JAN 2018  –  MAY 2018 

This position was an on-campus job and included responsibilities and requirements such as familiarity with the customer service sphere, and responsibility with cash box, logistics, and inventory.

 

EDUCATION
 

 SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECTURE (SCI-ARC) 

 LOS ANGELES, CA 

 SEP 2015  –  APR 2020 

  • Bachelor of Architecture degree;

  • GPA - 3.91;

  • Graduation with distinction;

  • Selected work displayed on SCI-Arc website;

  • Selected work NAAB archived;

  • January 11-19, 2019 - took part in All-School Homelessness Charette - design challenge to solve the problem of homelessness in Los Angeles by introducing a flexible prefabricated housing solution (modular honeycomb cell-like living pods);

  • February 2019 - entry in Project Seoul (International Idea Competition for Urban Innovations of Unused Spaces in Seoul): proposing a design for one of twelve low-use urban spaces and general areas within Seoul Metropolitan City.

 SAVANNAH COLLEGE OF ART AND DESIGN (SCAD) 

 SAVANNAH, GA 

 JUN 2014 

Summer Seminar Program workshops:

  • Architectural Sketching;

  • Mixed Media: Mix It Up

 BERLIN INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL 

 BERLIN, GERMANY 

 AUG 2011  –  JUN 2015 

Academic achievements include:

  • Honour Roll upon completion of 2012/2013 and 2013/2014 academic years;

  • High Honour Roll upon completion of 2011/2012 academic year;

  • Passed Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) examinations with merit.

 

 EDUCATION CENTER NO. 1424 

 MOSCOW, RUSSIA 

 SEP 2012  –  MAY 2013 

Completed two-year high school program in one year

 GYMNASIUM NO. 1520 

 MOSCOW, RUSSIA 

 SEP 2003  –  MAY 2012 

Straight “A” student for eight consecutive years