About M. me
M Masha Wakula
Architect / Urban planner / Architecture events and competitions Organizer / Doorstalker and amateur photographer / Playwright and Writer / Brand concept creator / Product and clothes designer and Stylist / Interior designer and decorator / Graphic designer / Books lover /
English - Advanced user
French - Elementary user
Swedish and Polish - Beginner user
Ukrainian and Russian - Native speaker
9 years of experience in architecture / 1 year of experience in urban planning / 4 years of experience in interior design practice / 1 year of experience in product design practice / 1.5 years of experience in architecture event and competitions organizing and planning, 1 architecture festival organized / 2 years of experience in graphic design / 6 years of experience in playwright / 1 year of self-education in branding /
Sept 2017 - current / urban planner at Buro-o architecture bureau in Kyiv, Ukraine on a part-time base
Sept 2017 - current / Chief Architect at TEKTON architecture bureau, Kyiv, Ukraine on a part-time base
Apr 2017 - July 2017 / Coordination of RYBALSKY design & communicate architecture competition, Riverside Development, Kyiv, Ukraine
Apr 2017 - Aug 2017 / Brand strategy creator of TEKTON architecture bureau, Kyiv, Ukarine.
July 2016 - Dec 2016 // Public Program Coordinator at CANactions non-profit, Kyiv, Ukraine
- coordination of all educational events
- launching the exhibition CANactions.CITY.VALUES
Jan 2016 - Dec 2016 // CANactions Festival Coordinator at CANactions non-profit, Kyiv, Ukraine
Sept 2015 - Dec 2016 // Architect at architecture bureau 'Zotov & Co', Kyiv, Ukraine
Sept 2015 - Sept 2016 // Coordinator of the Open Architectural Ideas Competition for Landscape Structuring of the Memorial Area 'Babyn Yar' in Kyiv, Ukraine. Client: Ukrainian Jewish Encounter.
July 2015 // Resident at Baltic Center for Writers & Translators in Visby, Gotland Island, Sweden.
Aug 2014 - Apr 2015 // Architect & designer at 'Leks architects' bureau, Kyiv, Ukraine
Oct 2013 // Resident at Playwriting Festival DRAMA.UA, Lviv, Ukraine
Aug 2013 - Aug 2014 // Architect and designer at architecture bureau of Sveta Cherkasova, Kyiv, Ukraine.
Sept 2010 - Aug 2013 // Architect at architecture bureau TEKTON, Kyiv, Ukraine.
Jul 2007 - Dec 2007 // Architect at Mykola Kisly architecture bureau, Kyiv, Ukraine.
January 2010 - May 2011 / Specialist Degree in Architecture at National Academy of Arts & Architecture in Kyiv, Ukraine.
Oct 2005 - Dec 2009 / Bachelor Degree in Architecture at National Academy of Arts & Architecture, Kyiv, Ukraine.
WES accreditation of both diplomas.
INTERNSHIPS and SIDE EDUCATION
in product design
Aug 2015 - Oct 2015 / Internship at ODESD2 product design bureau in Kyiv, Ukraine
Nov 2013 / Participation in workshop for directors and playwrights at IV DRAMA.UA theatre festival in Lviv, Ukraine. Tutor: Iga Ganczarczyk /Poland/
Sept 2012 / Participation in workshop for playwrights at DRAMA.UA festival in Lviv, Ukraine. Tutor: Jens Hillje /Germany/
Oct 2011 - Nov 2011 / Workshop for playwrights in Kyiv, Ukraine. Tutors: Seb Majewski & Malgorzata Sikorska-Miszczuk /Poland/
June 2007 // Internship at Mykola Kisly architecture bureau, Kyiv, Ukraine
Architecture and graphic design software skills - 11 years in ArchiCAD, 8 years in SketchUp, 1 year in AutoCAD, 6 years in Adobe Photoshop, 4 years in Adobe InDesign, 2 years in Adobe Illustrator. Knowledge of Text and Charts applications. Ability to work in team as well as lead the project on the own.
Mac OS and Windows
Coordination and planning of architectural events (long term as architecture competitions and architecture festivals, and short term as single events, as well as coordination of long term project as public program - series of architectural and near architecture topic events). Writing architecture competition programs.
Clothes creation and hand made production.
Product design creation.
Dec 2014 / for play 'Polar Explorers' at DRAMA.UA festival, Lviv, Ukraine.
Nov 2013 / for play 'DiCaprio' at DRAMA.UA festival, Lviv, Ukraine.
June 2011 / for play 'Sleepy Pills' at DRAMA.UA festival, Lviv, Ukraine.
June 2010 / for play 'Pregnant Lola, or Corpse at the Kitchen' at publishing house 'Smoloskyp', Kyiv, Ukarine.
*photo at the cover made by foto4i