Marina Romano is the principal and visionary of her Los Angeles design firm Sense Design. Since 1999, Marina provides a comprehensive design service for residential clients, commercial projects and hoteliers. Her international background has infused her design style with unique sophistication while creating refined, practical and comfortable living spaces.Through the use of distinctive textures, colors and exclusive materials, Marina blends contemporary design elements with an approachable luxury. Each space is a unique creation that translates the clients needs and desires into an environment that reflects and expands their personal interests.
Marina has the ability to transform living environments into elegantly edited spaces that are current yet timeless. She designed icon places in Los Angeles, such as the former house of famous NBA player Shaquille O’Neil, Spice Girl Mel B, the Tangier Lounge Room, The Figueroa Hotel, Pete’s Cafe and exclusive mansions in Bel Air, Beverly Hills and Mulholland Estates.
A native of Buenos Aires, Argentina, Marina studied Architecture at the National University of Buenos Aires, where she received her Bachelor in Science degree. She continued her studies in Los Angeles, California at the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California where she received a Masters in Science.
Her awards include First Place Italias cup, IDSA. Silver award on Product Design among others.
We treat each project as a new challenge, creating a unique and innovative design that truly reflect our clients lifestyle, passions and personal taste. Our goal is to exceed client expectations while meeting time and budget constrains. Precise planning and close consultation with our clients are key elements of our design process.As a self proclaimed perfectionist, Marina personally sketches, draws and documents the design details of each project. Our design firm provides comprehensive construction services and construction administration under Marina’s constant guidance. This process results in creating luxurious spaces that seamlessly integrate design planning with bespoke and unique furnishings.
We are comfortable working within a variety of budgets, and still aim to deliver inspiring results.