Materija is a family founded firm, employing from it`s earliest days, architects of all generations. It can be said that it`s the best way of combining experience and new and fresh ideas. Materija is led by its founder Vesna Kresnik Vojnović (born in 1954 in Zagreb), who is a licensed architect and a significant member of Croatian Chamber of Architects (a member of the Croatian Chamber of Architects Council). Vesna Kresnik Vojnović has been a principal architect from the early days of her career (from 1986) and has won several competitions. She has been in a leading role and worked on more than 150 different projects throughout her long career.
Irena Vojnović is a licensed architect and is employed in Materija since 2009. She will take over as principal architect and manager of Materija. Irena has graduated from University of Zagreb Faculty of Architecture and she also got her masters degree in sustainable architecture from Istituto Europe di Design in Torino under mentor Mario Cucinella, world renown architect.
Materija has done projects and handled building permits in all stages for many international companies in Croatia, among which are Billa, McDonalds, Nike, Raiffeisen bank, KFC, but has also worked for major Croatian companies like Adris group, Sunčani Hvar, Zagreb Fair, the City of Zagreb and many others.
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