Alexandra Georgescu

Alexandra Georgescu

Co-Founder

Interior Design Director

KOGAA

Brno

Alexandra Georgescu is Co-founder and Interior Design Director at KOGAA, Alexandra has experience in interior ­design from Beijing, Milan and a Master’s degree in Interior Architecture and Retail Design from Rotterdam. She has also studied in Italy, England and Denmark.

Apart from being in charge of the interior ­department, Alexandra Georgescu is the PR heart of the company, taking care of KOGAA’s publications and communication with the magazines, as well as making sure all projects are followed through all the way to end, photographed, and published internationally.

With a keen interest for design and event’s management, Alexandra is the founder and organizer of design festival ‘Brno Design Days’, taking place on a yearly basis and acting as the main design event in the city. Including a rich program of workshops, lectures, exhibitions, city installations, a design cinema, and cafe, Brno Design Days brings to the spotlight various design fields and local as well as international names.

Articles featuring Alex

The Social Reactor: How KOGAA Transformed a Factory into Their Own Creative Hub

Imagining what is possible with unused space in the city is a key skill of the architect. KOGAA proved this by self-initiating an adaptive re-use project which converted a neglected building into a vibrant creative hub for the entire urban neighborhood – and it also serves as their built business card bringing in new projects […]

Top 10 Emerging Architecture Practices of 2018

At the end of every year we take a look at some of the most promising emerging architecture practices that exemplify innovative and experimental aspects of the architectural profession. These enterprises often work across disciplines and scales, and manage to push the envelope despite their small size, geographical constraints or youth. We’ve compiled a list […]

The Archipreneur Report #01 is out now

The AEC industry is on the cusp of a technological transformation which will reshape its future. Over recent decades, the traditionally structured attitude of the architecture and building industry has stunted its growth and natural tendency to explore new territory as innovative thinkers and city shapers. The Archipreneur Report focuses on new trends, business and […]

Products featuring Alex

Report #04

Architect and Developer:
A Case Study Handbook to Getting Started

In our Architect and Developer report you can read 10 interviews of practicing Architect and Developers who share their stories and how they got started with the first projects. Learn from their first-hand experiences and be inspired to start with your own project.

Report #01

Sensors for Cities
Architects as Inventors
UX for Space

In our first Archipreneur Insights issue we present several founders and industry leaders who are paving new ways of professional practice which creatively combine their architectural skillset with intersecting fields.

Quotes from Alex

  • “When we came here, the building was falling apart. It was leaking inside. The walls were wet. There was no heating or electricity, absolutely no piping, nothing. No windows…People were really scared [for us], especially our parents.”
  • “The Distillery really worked like a business card. It has brought us several adaptive reuse projects, more than we expected.”
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