Leeza Semionova studied at Moscow Institute of Architecture (MARCHI) and graduated under professor Eugene Asse (M.A. in Architecture, Residential and Public Construction faculty) in 2006. During the period of her academic training she started collaborating with international architecture studios. After graduation she has worked as architect at SPEECH (Tchoban and Partners Architects). In 2007 she was invited to work for interior design company in New York (WCA) where she has been working for three years. During her practice in U.S. she has realized different types of public projects including Tamarind Tribeca restaurant.
Currently she combines teaching on the British course of Interior Architecture and Design at BHSAD with working at UNK project as senior interior designer focused on planning and designing commercial and residential projects, hospitality, offices, new construction and renovation. Among the the last projects is L’oreal Academy in Moscow.
Member of Moscow Union of Artists since 2006.
2009-present UNK project in association with Scott Brownrigg, Moscow, Russia November
Senior Interior Designer
May 2007-June 2009 Wid Chapman Architects, New York, USA
October 2006-May 2007 Sergei Tchoban Achitects, Moscow, Russia
April 2004-April 2005 Rakurs Architects, Moscow, Russia
2000-2006 Moscow Institute of Architecture (MARCHI)
M.A. in Architecture (Residential and Public Construction faculty), Professor E. Asse
AWARDS AND PUBLICATIONS
Dec 2011 CRE Interiors
August 2010 Hospitality Design
August 2010 NY Times
2011 Light Design N2 (45)