Masha Ruzova is an art director, event designer and an artist from Moscow, Russia. Currently based in Rome, Italy. She studied Environmental design at the Moscow State Stroganov Academy of Industrial and Applied Arts (2005 – 2011), and has worked as a freelancer since 2007.
Her professional career path began as a creative designer for the Event agency Pelican BBDO Group (2011 – 2013) and continued as acting art director at the Communication Agency Brand Garden (2013 – 2014) in Moscow. In 2015, Masha moved to Italy and worked as a event designer for Communication Agency Piu Athena SRL in Rome. Since 2016, she joined Maison Rivière in Bordeaux as a freelance art director. Currently works as a freelance art director for Filmmaster Events in Italy.
Her portfolio includes, among others, projects for companies such as: Netflix, Bayer, Rolf Benz, Brother, Volkswagen, Mobil 1, Leffe, Tennent’s, Mexx, Beeline and the radio station Silver Rain.
She gained experience as a tutor within “Event Decoration” at the British Higher School of Art & Design in Moscow (2016) and an “Expo Design” at the Moscow State University of Design and Technology (2014 – 2016).
Masha Ruzova is a profound member of the Association of Designers of Russia since 2014. In 2015, she represented Russia at the 1st International Forum “Design Friendly Cities” in Curitiba, Brazil.
She is a stipendiat of the Ministry of Culture of Russia. She gained her scholarship grant based on the thesis project “Annual event Night of Museums in the reconstructed environment of the Moscow Shchusev Museum of Architecture” (2011).
The competition within architecture and design “RODCHENKO’2011”, dedicated to the 120th anniversary of A.M. Rodchenko birth, nomination “Design of Urban Environment”, Masha gained a diploma as part of her great work.
Interview for a Business Lady life magazine