by Paulina Lis
„But the image we see is perhaps not the primary one.(…) If we learn to understand these images behind the images, then it is possible to create diversity and new things…"
Meaningful Architecture in a Globalised World, Gion Caminada
Paulina Lis-Meldner was born in Warsaw. She graduated from Architecture at Warsaw University of Technology with her Master diploma in 2007. She studied as well Industrial Design and Visual Communication at Technical University of Milan (Politecnico di Milano, C. Bovisa) and Warsaw's Academy of Fine Arts.
She worked for architectural and design studios in Poland and abroad i.a. Architecture-Studio in Paris, Aedas CE in Warsaw and _storage design studio in Milan. As a freelance designer she worked for such brands like: Absolut, EURO RSCG, Ogilvy PR...
Her work has been awarded and exhibited in Poland and internationally.
Currently she lives and works based in Warsaw running Lis-Meldner Design Studio specialised in the field of architecture, industrial design and visual communication for a range of commercial, cultural, and nonprofit clients.
In parallel with her design activity she prepares her PhD research at the Faculty of Architecture at Warsaw University of Technology on the subject of Identity through Material in Contemporary Design and Architecture.