ANDREAS ACHNIOTIS PERALES
Partner and creative director
Born in Brazil, Andreas moved to Cyprus at an early age. Andreas completed his studies in Interior and Furniture design at the Accademia Italiana Design School in Florence and in 2008, was awarded his Master Degree in Interior and Living Design from Domus Academy in Milan. He later joined the team of the Maria Achniotou Architecture Practice . A year later aisdesignstudio was born. His participation in international design competitions as well as his contribution to various international exhibitions has earned him valuable experience as well as recognition; his work has been showcased in exhibitions ranging from Salone di mobile (2007) - Zona Tortona, Milan: That’s design IB Rubinetterie and Vivien Westwood's exhibition (2007) at Flos Gallery in MIlan to Paris Photo exhibition (2007) at the Louvre in Paris and at the Made in Italy Files exhibition (2007) in Rome. Andreas’s product design work has also been recognized internationally and awarded by The Design and Design International. In 2008 he worked for Dal Lago Associates architecture & design studio which collaborated with Armani Casa for the Federation Tower in Moscow and In 2009 he served as the creative director for Famagusta Film Festival (www.famagustafilmfestival.com.) Since 2010 he has been the creative director for MTN's retail shops and service centers.