A lover of architecture, design, fashion and art. I design thoughtful spaces, experiences and products. “I can’t imagine not being creative…that’s what makes me stay hungry” - Kenny Gravillis

Work Samples

  • communication device SOLARIS

  • TOY

  • sketches

Work History

OLENA SYDORUK DESIGNER sydoruk.design@gmail.com www.behance.net/OlenaSydoruk www.olenasydoruk.com WORK EXPERIENCE Czarnowski | Exhibit and Event Marketing; Farmington Hills, MI; June 2012 - present • Lead Designer on Buick and GMC Domestic and Global Auto Show Program. • Designer on GM Auto Show Program Buick, GMC, Chevrolet, Cadillac) and RFP proposals. Responsible for concept development, 2D and 3D visualization, storytelling, client presentations, material selection, furniture specifications, floorplan layouts, approval of construction documents, etc. College for Creative Studies; Detroit MI; September 2013 - December 2013 • Adjunct Instructor Sundberg-Ferar; Commerce, MI; November 2010 - August 2012 • Freelance Designer College for Creative Studies; Detroit, MI; January 2012 - May 2012 • Teachers Assistant LPK, Cincinnati, OH; June 2011 - August 2011 • Product Design Intern Electrolux, Greenville, SC; January 2011 - June 2011 • Product Design Intern Dow Corning, Midland, MI; June 2010 - August 2010 • Product Design Intern Russian Cultural Center, Clawson, MI and Farmington Hills, MI; Sept 2006 - January 2011 • Art Teacher • Freelance Artist, Ukraine and Greater Detroit Area, MI; 1991 – 2011 EDUCATION College for Creative Studies, Detroit, Michigan 2008-2012 BFA in Industrial Design 3.8 GPA, Honors Schoolcraft College 2005-2009 Livonia, Michigan Rivne State Humanitarian University 1995-2000 BFA in Fine Arts and Crafts, Pedagogy 3.9 GPA, High Honors HONORS AND AWARDS Second Place Winner, Design Quest Furniture Design Competition, Grand Rapids, MI: 2012 Honorable Mention for Product Design, London Creative Competition, London, UK: 2012 Silver A' Design Award Winner for Furniture, Decorative Items and Homeware Design Category: 2011 Two Honorable Mentions for Product Design, London Creative Competition, London, UK: 2011 A' Design Award Winner for Furniture, Decorative Items and Homeware Design Category: 2011 Finalist, Design Quest Furniture Design Competition, Grand Rapids, MI: 2011 Finalist, Hagopian Rug Design Competition, Detroit, MI: 2011 Golden A' Design Award Winner for Arts, Crafts and Ready-Made Design Category: 2010 CCS Scholarship: 2008-2012 CCS Dean's List: 2008-2012 Schoolcraft College Dean's List: 2005-2009 RSHU Dean's List: 1995-2000 RSHU Scholarship: 1995-2000 Featured in many online and printed publications. SKILLS Digital 2D Sketching, Rendering Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator Microsoft Office 3D Rhino, SolidWorks V-Ray, KeyShot, PhotoView 360 Analog Hand Sketching, Rendering Painting Model Making Weaving, Sewing LANGUAGES Russian, Ukrainian, English EXHIBITIONS "Art for the Holidays", Detroit Artist Market, Detroit, MI: 2016 "Local Perspectives, Global Reach", Mercedes-Benz Research & Development North America, Inc., Redford Charter Twp., MI: 2011-2014 "Art for the Holidays", Detroit Artist Market, Detroit, MI: 2014 CCS Alumni Exhibition, Detroit, MI: 2013-2014 CCS Student Exhibition, Detroit, MI: 2009-2012 Design Quest, Grand Rapids, MI: 2012 Schoolcraft College Student Exhibition, Livonia, MI: 2009 "Our Throwaway Society", Madonna University, Livonia, MI: 2008 "A New Earth", Madonna University, Livonia, MI: 2008 "The Art of Healing", Duderstadt Center, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI: 2008 "A Place at the Table", Art Center, Ann Arbor, MI: 2008 "One Great Tapestry", Madonna University, Livonia, MI: 2007 RSHU Student Exhibition, Rivne, Ukraine: 1995-2000

Education

  • College for Creative Studies

    • BFA Industrial Design
    • 2008 - 2012

    3.8 GPA, Honors

  • Rivne State Humanitarian University

    • bfa Fine Arts and Crafts, Pedagogy
    • 1995 - 2000

    3.9 GPA, High Honors

Specialties

Awards

Second Place Winner, Design Quest Furniture Design Competition, Grand Rapids, MI: 2012 Honorable Mention for Product Design, London Creative Competition, London, UK: 2012 Silver A' Design Award Winner for Furniture, Decorative Items and Homeware Design Category: 2011 Two Honorable Mentions for Product Design, London Creative Competition, London, UK: 2011 A' Design Award Winner for...
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