RIBA Part 1 Architecture Graduate
Desislava Cholakova was born in Bulgaria in 1999 and pursues her degree in Architecture in London. Having studied at London South Bank University under Olivier Jauniaux, Angela Vanezi & Antonios Lalos (Studio 1), her interests and approaches include architectural storytelling, the poetics of place making and detailed reality illustrations. In her work she employs techniques of computer generated and hand drawn illustrations and moments.
Desislava's work is going to be exhibited at the Venice Biennale Architecture Exhibition - 'Time Space Existence', Italy between 05.2021 & 11.2021.
She is representing London South Bank University in the world's most influential architecture, design and interiors magazine - Dezeen.
She won the RIBAJ Eye Line 2020 competition, taking the second place in the student entries.
Cholakova is nominated for the RIBA London Student Awards 2020.