Kolja grew up in Bavaria, southern Germany but moved to the UK in his early twenties to study architecture. He completed his degree in architecture at the University of Greenwich and gained his postgraduate diploma in 2001 at the University of North London (now called London Metropolitan University). Kolja is a very experienced and talented designer who worked for a number of established architectural practices before founding KSdesign in 2008. Kolja is a minimalist at heart and has developed a rich expertise in designing private residential buildings. He is passionate about modern architecture, the Bauhaus movement in particular, and building in a sustainable way.
Kolja’s keen attention to clients’ aspirations makes him enjoy long standing collaborations that have been continuing for over 10 years.