Meet the SDS Team: Silvia Hendrawan
We are kicking off our Member Spotlight blog series with Sullivan Design Studio Design Director, Silvia Hendrawan. With over 12 years experience in the architectural field working at world renown firms such as Brand + Allen Architects, EHDD and Studio O+ a, Silvia is a natural fit having contributed on many high-end residential, retail and hospitality projects. Born and raised in Indonesia, Silvia comes to Sullivan Design Studio with a Bachelor of Fine Arts-Interior Design from California State University Long Beach. Silvia gives us an inside look at what attracted her to Sullivan Design Studio, who she admires and of course, her love for spicy food.
Q | When did you join the team?
A | January 2015
Q | What is your role?
A | Design Director
Q | What attracted you to Sullivan Design Studio?
A | SDS has a great team, it is important for me to have a healthy working environment and a good work-life balance.
Q | What is your professional background?
MMosser – Senior Design
EHDD – Senior Designer
Brand + Allen Architects – Intermediate Designer / Job Captain
Studio O+A – Junior Designer
George P. Johnson – Junior Designer
CSU, Long Beach 2001 Interior Design BA degree
Q | What is your favorite interior design style?
A | Contemporary Design
Q | Who do you admire and why?
A | My parents because they are loving, funny, hardworking, and still adore each other after raising four kids!
Q | What is one item you wish you could have in your home?
A | A backyard!
Q | If you could live anywhere in the world where would it be?
A | Bali, Indonesia
Q | Morning or night person?
A | Night, for sure. I am an owl naturally.
Q | What is your favorite food?
A | Southeast Asian food and almost anything spicy