Zoi Karagouni has lived and practiced architecture in the United Kingdom, Greece, the Netherlands and the United States. She completed her Bachelor Degree in Architecture with Honours, and was awarded with the “Colours Award” in recognition of outstanding Achievement from De Montfort University in Leicester. Zoi practiced Landscape Architecture in Rotterdam, the Netherlands and then returned to the UK to complete her Professional Diploma in Architecture at the University of East London (UEL). She received a Master of Arts in Landscape Architecture with Merit from UEL. In 2010 Zoi became a licensed Architect. Zoi has been involved in several residential and commercial projects over the years however her passion has always been in Art and Furniture design. Zoi’s art work has been published in SOUL magazine and showcased in several exhibitions across Europe including the Olympic Museum of Thessaloniki. She is also featured in a documentary produced by Visual Arts Production Company. Collections of her furniture have been selected for small hotels. Zoi is the founder of ArcFactory, an Architecture Firm & a co-founder of ARCHIform Construction. Zoi has been a leader of design concepts in Starbucks for almost 2 years in Seattle, WA where she lived and worked as an Architect, Artist and a Conceptual Thinker.
Zoi currently lives in Utah holding a lead role at Vivint SmartHome designing innovative concepts for costumer facing spaces and internal environments.
Focused on human-centered design and leader in Design Led Thinking. Conceptual Design and Fabrication: Sketching to fabrication, engineering problem-solving to final product.