Masha Ruzova — Art Director & Multifunctional Designer.
Currently based in Rome, Italy.
Studied Environmental design at the Moscow State Stroganov Academy of Industrial and Applied Arts (2005 – 2011).
Has worked as a freelancer since 2007.
Her professional career started at the Event Agency Pelican BBDO Group (2011 – 2013) and continued as an Acting Art Director at the Communication Agency Brand Garden (2013 – 2014) in Moscow. In 2015, Masha moved to Italy and worked for the Communication Agency Piu Athena in Rome. Since 2016, she joined Maison Riviere in Bordeaux as a freelance specialist. Currently works as a freelance Art Director for Filmmaster Events in Italy.
Her portfolio includes, among others, projects for the companies: Netflix, Volkswagen, Bayer, Rolf Benz, Mobil 1, Leffe, Tennent’s, Brother, Mexx, Beeline and the radio station “Silver Rain”.
Participated and won various tenders as part of a team of international communication and event agencies.
She gained experience as a tutor within “Expo Design” at the Moscow State University of Design and Technology (2014 – 2015) and “Event Decoration” at the British Higher School of Art & Design in Moscow (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.
4 times scholarship holder of the Ministry of Culture of Russia for the development of the following projects:
- “Long Night of Museums in the reconstructed environment of the Moscow Shchusev Museum of Architecture” (2011).
- “The modular multifunctional system for travellers “Ecorest” (2015).
- “Moscow is a city on seven hills. The day of the city” (2017).
- “Experimental Future Center” (2019).
Interview for a Business Lady life magazine, 04.05.2018