Katia Kolovea


Katia is an award-winning lighting designer, communication strategist, and advocate of the Lighting Design Profession. She is the founder of Archifos and her international work combines architectural lighting with Immersive lighting experiences and engaging marketing communications, collaborating with the best designers and brands to share their stories in an innovative and impactful way.

She is involved in various community-based and educational projects in the lighting industry like the Women in Lighting, the Silhouette Awards, and the VLDCommunity. Katia is the founder of the Lighting Police Project advocating about the impact of light, empowering everyone to observe it more consciously. Katia loves sharing ideas and has been invited by various worldwide organisations and universities to talk about light, communication, light art, mentorship, and inspiration amongst others.