◥ ABOUT

  an interdisciplinary initiative across the fields of
  design, material sciences, quantum computing and AI,
  including brand identity, semi-professional
  photography + CGI

ETHOS

  the symbiosis between experimental technologies at
  nano and quantum level& material sciences   development are integral part of  a healthy built   environment

SKILLS

  OS: MAC / Windows
  CAD: Revit, Vectorworks, AutoCAD, 3dS Max,
  Rhino, SketchUp, ArchiCAD, Ecotect [intermediate]
  CGI/production: Adobe Suite, CorelDraw  
  VIDEO: DVD Adobe Premiere Pro; previous
  experience with Maya, Blender
  MS Office: standard+Excel, FileMaker, PPoint
  WEB: HTML+CSS/Dreamweaver [intermediate]
  FINE ARTS: sculpture, grafitti, model making, graphic
  design & illustration, sketching, ink drawing, clay
  OTHER: organizational, curating, academic/scinetific
  research, historical, architectural & urban analysis
  WRITING: creative, media, research & analytical
  MUSIC: training in piano and music theory, synth;
  experience with Ableton Live [intermediate]

CONTACT

mobile. +44 744 0658096 | +359 892 026298
email. svetla.yordanova.popova [at] gmail [dot] com
email. svetla [at] urbanzoner [dot] com

 

◥ QUALIFICATIONS
◥ WORK EXPERIENCE


◥ ARCHITECTURE

 
 Skica Studio, Sofia 2016: Part II Assistant
  Hamiltons Architects, London 2015: Part II Assistant
  Antic London, 2015: Part II Assistant
  10AM Architecture, Sofia 2013: Part II Assistant
  Abstracta BG, Sofia 2008-2010: Part I Assistant
  MillerHare, London 2006-2008: Part I Assistant
  Hayward&Pakan Engineering, USA 2003: Intern

◥ IT | ROBOTICS

  
Architectural Association UK 2015: IT Support
  FabLab, Essex 2014: Robotics Intern for Iain Duncan

◥ RESEARCH
 
  Nanotech/Material Sciences/Quantum Computing

◥ CURATORIAL | ORGANIZATIONAL

  
Edno Magazine, Bulgaria: 2013-2014
  Architecture Week Program Co-ordinator
  Vassar College, NY USA: 2002 Curator Assistant @
  
Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center in collab wth
  Harvard School of Design Visiting Exhibitions

◥ MARKETING | PR

  
Vassar College, NY USA: 2000-04
  Visual Library @ Art History Department Assistant
  Russian Studies Department Senior Assistant
  Assistant to the Dean: Marketing, PR, events

◥ CPD | ACHIEVEMENTS

 ◥ Architectural Association London, 2013-present:
  Media: Processing, Grasshopper, Revit, Maya
  Sound Workshop with Flanagan Lawrence
  3D Printer Making Workshop
  Night Photography Workshop

 ◥ University of Fribourg, Design & Make Workshop,   Switzerland  2009

 ◥ Sheppard Robson:
First Sustainability Award 2007   Best Illustrated report for Architecture Services and   Sustainability and Interior Architecture  

 ◥ American Institute of Architects
 2003, 2010, 2012:
  Continuing Education Certificates 

 ◥ Vassar College
NY USA, 2000-2004
  Graduate Fellowship for studies in Europe 2004;
  Senior Assistant at Russian Studies Department :   digitalizing departamental art collection, faculty   assistance, Intercollege research   
  Layout Designer for Yearbook 2004: Art Section   layout, Image collection, marketing

 ◥ American College of Sofia
: 2000-2012:
  Illustrator/Columnist for College Life Newspaper &
  Bor Yearbook - Cover design, cartoons, illustrator
  entertainment column writer for news, arts
  and entertainment publications;
  Layout Designer winner for 5 consec.years