Elizabeth Belina

Freelance Architect & Graphic Designer

Location:Montréal, Quebec, Canada
2 Skills

University of Toronto (U of T) (September 2009)
M.Arch - Professional Masters of Architecture

Queen’s University - Kingston (Summer 2009)
Mathematics and physics

Concordia University - Montreal (April 2009)
B.F.A. Specialization in Computation Arts & Design

Gothenburg University - Sweden (September 2007-April 2008)
Valand School of Fine Arts – Exchange program


DK Studio (Summer 2012)
Worked as project manager, on-site supervisor and drafter on the new LOUIS VUITTON store in Toronto. Shadowed primary architect Karen Mak. This project is built and opened in September 2012.

Steven Fong Architect (2011-2012)
Working part-time as assistant architect designer creating working drawings for residences and pubs.

AECOM: Urban SOS Competition (August 2010)
Short-listed on architectural project proposal on ‘endurable’ shelters for Haiti.

Built Toronto (Fall 2010-Winter 2010)
Two one-week charrettes for Cities Workshop in conjunction with Built Toronto at University of Toronto.

Evergreen Brick Works (July 2010)
Volunteered for Children’s Greenhouse Design Charrette

Oxford Properties with Christine Elson (June-July 2010)
Worked on office space sustainability making simulation models and having them installed in 20 downtown offices in Toronto.

Pratt & Whitney Canada (2007-2009)
1st Internship : Medical department + Graphics (Summer 2007)
2nd & 3rd : E-Learning + Graphics (Summer / Fall 2008)

Concordia Institute Aerospace Design & Innovation (2009)
Working for Concordia University in collaboration with Pratt & Whitney Canada creating a Montreal Aerospace Institute (MAI) website.

Queen’s University (Summer 2009)
Re-envisioned a new administrative logo for the Computer Science department and created a brochure

Eco2 Florestas (Summer 2009)
Worked on website and logo for new upcoming firm in Brazil where the primary focus is green energy through eucalyptus plantation.

Moments Intimes Lingerie (Winter 2007)
Designed a poster that was displayed in seventy retail stores in Quebec.



Exceptional & sensible design capabilities
Open-minded / Experimental
Highly skilled at model making and hand drafting

Computer Proficiency:

AutoCad, Rhinoceros 3D, Vectorworks, SketchUp
Photoshop, Illustrator, In Design, Adobe Premiere, Final Cut, After Effects, Flash
Windows XP, Microsoft Office, Mac OSX


Fluent: English, French & Polish
Conversational: Spanish
Skills (2) Rating
Graphic Design