Valentina Kinzel

Architect (AKNW)

Member No. A 35309

September 2011:
Founding of Kinzel Architecture

2009 – 2011:
Head of Architecture and Design at Maßwerk GmbH,

2004 – 2009:
Senior Designer at Schwitzke & Partner GmbH,

23 years professional experience as an architect in reputed agencies for construction, retail- and interior-design

1983 – 1988:
Studied architecture at the University of Krasnoyarsk (Siberia)
Completion:  certified engineer / architect



We are a team of architects, interior designers, 3D designers and graphic designers. Together we develop shop and store concepts for the retail industry, especially in food, gastronomy, fashion, cosmetics and accessories.

From concept to turnkey handover, we develop a custom architecture which is perfectly tailored to our customers and their brand.

It is important to us that we will support our customers and its employees with our expertise in every planning phase and involve him as well. In addition, we do not just want to know our customers, but also the customers of our customers: consumers and users with their desires and expectations.

Supported by advanced visualization methods we create innovative designs that perfectly set the goods in scene and provide product worlds, that make shopping a real experience.


Interior Design

  • Store concepts for retail, particularly food, catering, textile, fashion, accessories, shopping malls, electronics, sports, business and education
  • Scope of Work: consulting, analysis, design, all work stages HOAI, focus: preliminary design, construction management, artistic management


  • Furniture design
  • CI and logo development
  • Product design


  • Housing, facade design
  • Scope of Work: Plot analysis, consulting, design, preliminary design, construction management, artistic management
  • In collaboration with the “Planungsgruppe NRW” and the “Kreativ Bauen & Wohnen GmbH” we provide holistic care from project development to turnkey realization.

3D visualization / animation