Rian Smith joined Dixon Projects in 2014 as an interior designer for the Architecture and Design Team. In this role, Rian creates one-of-a-kind homes that exemplify best-practices from the ever-evolving field of interior design. By elegantly incorporating old world charm into modern renovations, Rian fashions serene spaces for all Dixon clients. Working alongside architects, contractors and project managers Rian oversees each and every one of her projects to ensure her visions are successfully executed from start to finish.
Rian brings valuable design experience gained from several high-end residential design firms across NYC to the team and has developed a passion for historic preservation and brownstone rehabilitation since joining Dixon. Rian’s aesthetic is best described as “refined simplicity with authentic flair.” Rian’s love of travel and art continues to influence her style and has helped her translate design visions into reality.
Rian holds a Bachelor’s of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) in Interior Design and a minor in Marketing from Syracuse University. In her spare time she enjoys water coloring, strolling the city taking photographs, and finding new coffee spots.