Zunica + Paraskevas works between the UK and Spain on both residential and commercial design projects. We have combined experience as Architects and Interior designers, offering a full design service working with creative and timeless design ethos. At Zunica + Paraskevas we share a passion for materials and details, combining traditional elements, form, and craftsmanship, to deliver intricate, sophisticated, and contemporary spaces.
We are committed to working on each individual project with the understanding that each one brings with it a unique set of requirements and conditions, finding opportunities within each design brief to create unique and beautiful spaces, paying attention to every detail.
We dedicate our utmost efforts to our clients, offering a personal approach to the design process and working closely together to understand client needs and make the course of the design and realisation a creative and enjoyable process.
MARIA OLMOS ZUNICA is an Interior Architect and designer who graduated from the Polytechnic University of Architecture of Madrid, in 2008, and followed her studies with a Masters degree in architecture from the Architectural Association School of Architecture in London in 2016.
She has previously worked with SAV Architecture Design, where she led the design of high-end residential developments between Goa and London. She has also worked with Wilkinson Eyre on a range of large-scale projects in Brazil, Australia, and Europe, as well as Piercy & Co, where she worked to deliver various schemes for Brockton Capital in London.
Maria approaches design from multi-disciplinary angles, with a focus on material and detail across different scales, from jewelry and bespoke furniture, to interiors and architecture.
FREDERIQUE PARASKEVAS is an Architect and architectural researcher, who graduated from the Architectural Association School of Architecture in London in 2016.
Frederique gained a Masters degree in History & Critical Thinking from the AA, where she co-directs the theoretical research platform 'AAVS Think Tank' as part of the AA’s Global Visiting School program. She continues her academic teaching as a Diploma Unit Master at the Architectural Association.
She has previously worked with Sou Fujimoto, Tarek Shamma Design Consultancy, and Piercy & Co, where she formed part of the team delivering the design for international fashion brand Chanel’s HQs in London.